Mekong Rustic Can Tho, Mekong Delta tour

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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.

Highlight:

 •    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

Full Itinerary:

Day 1: Arriving at Mekong Rustic Can Tho (-/L/D)

You will arrive Can Tho for check-in hotel and have lunch at 12:30. Afternoon, you will be 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. 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: Explore Phong Dien, Can Tho (B/-/-)

In the early morning at 06:00 AM, you will take a boat to Phong Dien 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 (“hủ tiếu”) 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. Check out at around 11:00. Tour ends in Mekong Rustic Can Tho.


•    Boat trip in Cai Rang floating market
•    Welcome drink and local fruit
•    Mekong Rustic Cân Thơ
•    All meals as mentioned
•    Local guide
•    Boat, rowing boat
•    Bicycle
•    Entrance Fees
•    Personal expenses
•    Gratuities
•    Insurance
•    Other services not mentioned in the itinerary
 •    Transportation by private car:
From Cần Thơ International Airport: It takes you 25 minutes from airport to Mekong Rustic Cần Thơ
•   4 seats car: 12 USD/ a car/ 1 way
•   7 seats car: 15 USD/ a car/ 1 way
From Ho Chi Minh City (Sai Gon):
•  4 seats car: 90 USD/ a car/ 1 way
•  7 seats car: 100 USD/ a car/ 1 way
•    Total length of boat trip: 3.5 hours
•    Total length of cycling: 60 minutes + 60 minutes stopover
•    Road surface: Rural/Trail
•    Difficulty: Normal/Easy

 What to bring
•    Sun glass
•    Short
•    Camera
•    Hat
•    Sun Protection – Sun Cream

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