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Set at the confluence of the Can Tho and Hau river, and crisscrossed by tributaries, canals and waterways feeding life into the region like veins, Can Tho is the political, economic, cultural and transportation centre of the Mekong Delta. Thanks to its tremendously fertile soil, Can Tho is one of the largest agricultural producers in the Delta, often referred to as Vietnam’s rice basket, and has a poetic beauty with well-off villages nestled under shade of coconut trees.
A range of half-day tours are designed for those who have limited time but wish to fully experience the beautiful landscape, friendly people and rich culture of the Mekong Delta. This half day tour will be an ideal option for those who have a limited time but still wish to have a real experience on the floating market and the landscape and rich culture of the Mekong Delta.
Local English speaking guide
Transportation as indicated
Activities and Entrance fees
Mineral Water and snacks
Fruits for refreshment
Visiting Mekong Rustic Can Tho and Vam Xang orchard garden - one of the most abundant fruit gardens of Mekong river
Boat trip to visit floating market and local noodle factory and learn the local culture
Exploring landscape on small wooden boats
Experiencing the locals' life by visiting the local garden houses and fruit gardens
05.30 AM - You will be picked up at a restaurant called Mekong Rustic to prepare for a boat trip.
We will visit Phong Dien – the local floating market and explore fresh fruits on fruits floating shop before visiting Cai Rang – the biggest wholesale floating market.
During your trip to Cai Rang, you can experience the local daily life of people in Mekong Delta though the beautiful tiny canal by small wooden boats and then learn how to make the noodles in Vietnamese tradition.
Tour ends at 10.00 AM
Improve Community’s Standard of Living and Encourage Cultural Exchange
By choosing this tour, you directly support conservation of local communities living around Mekong Delta, while driving employment opportunities and income for families of Tan Phong, Cai Be and Mekong Delta’s surrounding area. The program provides community members with practice skills in the hospitality trade and with tangible assets such as quality Rustic and homestay facilities. The tourism skills and hard assets allowed local community people to more effectively participate in the tourism chain value.