VN68 Mekong Delta with Bassac Boat ( 3 days / 2 nights )
Ho Chi Minh City – Cai Be – Bassac – Can Tho – Ho Chi Minh City
Day 1 Ho Chi Minh City – Cai Be – Tra On
Drive to Cai Be and take a boat to the Cai Be River. You will have a chance to observe the lively activities of local merchants trading their produce from laden vessels. Visit a village where you will see some family run businesses that make rice cake and rice paper. Board the riverboat Bassac and head to Cho Lach. Have lunch onboard while cruising on the waterways with a stop for a brief guided tour around riverside villages. Drop anchor at Tra On for an overnight stay onboard.
Overnight onboard the Bassac. [Lunch, Dinner]
Day 2 Tra On – Cai Rang Floating Market – Leisure Cycling – Can Tho
Leave Tra On market early in the morning for Can Tho City. On arrival, explore the colourful and bustling floating market at Cai Rang. Visit a historic house at Binh Thuy before checking in to the hotel. In the afternoon, enjoy a bicycle ride along quiet riverside lanes to get a taste of life in rural Can Tho with local ferries, villages, bridges, fruit gardens… Stop to visit a local pilgrimage site en route before taking a sampan ride along the canal in late afternoon.
Overnight in Can Tho. [Breakfast]
Day 3 Can Tho – Ho Chi Minh City
This morning is at your leisure before driving back to Ho Chi Minh City.