Explore Rustic Can Tho 2 days

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About the Tour

Can Tho is the largest city of Mekong Delta in Vietnam, as such it is considered the best place to visit if you wish to discover most of the region in a single place. This 2 days tour from Ho Chi Minh City (formerly known as Saigon) will take you through the rustic life of the locals, see how they earn and enjoy their life. Highlight of this Mekong Delta tour is the boat ride to 2 famous floating markets in this region to understand an outstanding face there.

Highlights

  • Have a great experience to enjoy the rustic natural beauty and explore cultural values of Mekong Delta and Can Tho city
  • Savor your picked tropical fruits on the orchard on Mekong River
  • Learn how to make a traditional local food - “banana cake” in Mr. Ut’s garden who has three generations of making this type of cake
  • Visit famous floating markets in the region

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1
Ho Chi Minh city - Can Tho (L/D)
You will arrive in Can Tho for a check-in hotel and have lunch. Afternoon, you will go cycling to visit a blacksmith family who have been working for 50 years and made thousands of knives and learned this experience by communicating with local people.
Then, you continue to visit some local activities and communicate with local people who will share culture and enjoy fresh fruits in the orchards garden. After that, you stop at the traditional house for 3 generations and learn how to make and enjoy the special banana cake with local people.
Late afternoon, you will be back to Mekong Rustic Can Tho for dinner. Overnight in Mekong Rustic Can Tho.
Day 2
Can Tho – Ho Chi Minh city (B/-/-)
In the early morning at 05.30 AM, you will take a boat to Phong Điền floating market – the local market where they pick the tropical fruits from their garden to sell there and have an opportunity to talk to the sellers on their boats.
Then you continue to cruise through beautiful small canals to reach Cai Rang floating market – The biggest wholesale tropical fruits on the floating market.
After experiencing the floating market, you will visit a local family who made noodles by hand with 3 generations and you can try to learn how to make noodles with them. You will have a light breakfast on local restaurant beside beautiful and quiet canals.
At 12:00, you will check out and you will drive to Ho Chi Minh City.

Inclusions

  • English speaking tour guide
  • Meal(s) as indicated
  • Entry Fees (if any)
  • Private land transfer
  • Accomodation

Exclusions

  • Shuttle bus transfer
  • Travel Insurance
  • Domestic & International flight (if any)
  • Vietnam visa arrangement
  • Tips and Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
Share:
  • Entry ticket

  • Transfers

  • Accomodation

  • Flights

  • Meals

  • Tour guide

  • Visa

Included destination(s): Mekong Delta


Start from: $126 /person

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Start from: 
$126 /person

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