- Tour code: T30MKG09
- Duration: 3 days/2 nights
- Group size: 02-24 pax
- Tour type: Group tour
- Route: Saigon – Cai Be – Can Tho – Chau Doc – Phnom Penh – Saigon
- Transport: Shuttle bus/boat
Free pick up area: De Tham St, Bui Vien St, Pham Ngu Lao St, Le Lai St, Le Loi St, Le Thanh Ton St, Bui Thi Xuan St, Dong Khoi St, Pham Hong Thai St, Thu Khoa Huan, Nguyen An Ninh St, Cong Quynh St, Ly Tu Trong St…Dist 1, HCMC, Vietnam.
Day 1: Saigon – Cai Be – Can Tho (L,D)
7:30 AM: Depart for Cai Be around 3 hrs driving. On our dedicated bus you can see the green paddy fields stretching towards the horizontal. When we arrive in Cai Be, we’ll board a motorized boat that takes us to the floating market and spend 1 hr there for an interaction that we’ll see no where else in the world.
Next, our boat will zigzag through a maze of shadow canals to arrive at a great orchard where we can freely taste many famous tropical fruits of Vietnam and watch locals’ daily chores.
Then we will ride bicycles and roaming through a village to check out several rural shops or we can relax on a hammock for a short rest. We’ll see how coconut candy and crispy rice cake are made here (served free with premium hot tea.) After this, we will land on a marketplace and walk around to see how and what the poor rural people of Vietnam sell.
We are encouraged to interact with the vendors and see how friendly and respectful they are. We might also buy many interesting things for very little amount of money.
We spend about ½ hr here and then board our bus and travel to Can Tho. We stay over night in Can Tho.
Day 2: Can Tho – Cai Rang – Chau Doc
After breakfast, boarding a motor boat for a long distance trip to discover the area’s largest floating marketplace…on water! Then cruising through small channels to visit a rice noodle making village, a large rice mill. Then we’ll stop at Can Tho market and proceed to Saigon. Then a bus will take us to Chau Doc. We stay over night in Chau Doc.
Day 3: Chau Doc – Cambodia/Phnompenh
6:00 Am we will wake up. 6.30am we will have breakfast. And after breakfast, our guide will take us to travel downs the canals and backwaters of the main Mekong Channel visit catfish farm and Cham Tribal Village by motorboat. Then guide will transfer us to the boat station and catch the boat to Cambodia – Phnompenh.
Option 1: Slow boat to Phnom Penh.
Option 2: Speed boat to Phnom Penh (Hang Chau boat, if clients would like to take Victoria boat to Phnom Penh – Cambodia, clients must choose Victoria Hotel).
- Air conditioner tourist bus
- Boat trips in tour / to Cambodia – Phnompenh
- Hotel accommodation
- English speaking tour guide
- Meals as indicated in the itinerary
- Entrance fees
- Bottled water.
- Personal expense.