Leave the urban zone of Can Tho, we board boat at pier, quickly wake up by the bustle and hustle of the largest Cai Rang floating market. While watching skillful traders sell and buy local commodities on boats, you are offered great morning coffee, fresh fruit and a bowl of hot noodle soup, breakfast start! Pay a visit at noodle workshop to learn how local people make fresh noodles by hands in traditional way. Sample its delicious specialty Noodle Pizza.
On boat, we cruise for an hour to reach the real local home stay in Hau Giang province, peaceful, ecological and non-touristic. Lunch is friendly served at noon. Around 2:00 pm in the afternoon, Are you ready for exercise? Join the fantastic Kayaking in magnificent jungle lined tributaries. Enjoy your great moments paddling and relaxing under the shade of coconut trees along the bank; immerse yourselves in a peaceful rural life of South Vietnam. Then it is time for biking. On lovely bicycles, we ride through silent village along the riverside; explore many fruits and plans with their great uses. 5:00 pm, later at homestay, we join the cooking activity to help local family prepare dinner and enjoy it together. Overnight at homestay.
Early morning starts with breakfast at homestay then at 5:00 am we board boat to visit Phong Dien floating market. Once arriving, we move to a sampan boat for cleverly weaving among local rowing and motorized boats gathering together for trading agricultural product. One of the not-to-be-missed parts in Mekong tour is to navigate through stunning little canals covered with many plants along the bank. We also visit cacao garden with charming scent of chocolate and amazing process to make it, will be introduced clearly by our guide.
Minivan brings us straight to the beautiful Tra Su Forest in An Giang province. The drive takes about 3 hours depending on traffic. Freely enjoy in the wonderful nature with range of mangrove trees, water surface full of green duckweek, peaceful cruising along little tunnels by speedboat and sampan. You will spend one night at hotel in Chau Doc city. You have dinner by yourselves (excluded)
Early breakfast at hotel then be ready from 6:30 am to 7:00 am at hotel lobby for a pick up by local transport to pier, get into the speedy boat 7:30 am depart to Phnom Penh. The drive takes about 4 and half an hours and along the way stop for doing visa procedure at border (visa excluded). Arrival around 12:30 pm at Phnom Penh pier, let’s say goodbye Vietnam country with a friendly smile.