Leaving the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh City right from the early morning, you will have chance to enjoy the peaceful life of Mekong delta in our two day tour at the Mekong region. Can Tho will welcome you and offer you a chance to stay with locals and join their daily activities. During the two days, you will visit blacksmith family and communicating local host, such as learning how to make knife, then visit the orchards garden and experience how to make the local cake. Besides, you will spend more time in floating market of Cái Răng to meet the local business on floating market. The tour is more fascinated when you meet and talk to local people to understand more about their culture values and their Mekong lifestyle in Phong Điền, Can Tho. Surely, you will have an unforgettable experience in our Mekong two-day tour at home-stay.
Travel activities: Cycling, walking and boat trip.
- Visiting Cai Rang floating market
- Cycling to visit blacksmith family and learning how to make knife manually and communicate with local people.
- Learning more about the local culture and life of Mekong people by staying at their home-stay and working with them
- Joining the local activities under the guidance of local people
- Experiencing one night in Mekong Rustic bungalow surrounded by the lush orchards
- Enjoying the local food with Mekong specialties
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh city - Can Tho (L/D)
You will arrive Can Tho for check-in hotel and have lunch. Afternoon, you will cycling to visit blacksmith family who are working for 50 years and made thousands of knifes and learning 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 on the orchards garden. After that, you stop at the traditional house with 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 a beautiful small canals to reach Cai Rang floating market – The biggest whole sale tropical fruits on floating market.
After experiencing floating market, you will visit a local family who made noodles by handmade with 3 generations and you can try to learn how to make noddle 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. The End.