8-9 hours

S016 – Mekong Caibe Small Floating Market

214 $ /2 people

This trip definitely gives you the most unique experiences: by visiting one of three Southern largest floating markets, meeting locals making traditional jobs, and trying tropical fruits. Those experiences are created in Mekong Cai Be – a home of outstandingly delicious fruits.

Best time to visit:

From Dec to April. The rainy season is from May to Nov.

Tell us what you want here to help you create your unique travel experiences in Mekong Delta!
  • 8am pick-up at your hotel then driving 2 hours to Caibe town.
  • Walk to visit the wet Mekong market  – check-on our private boat and enjoy coconut juice with seasonal fruits.
  • Cruising on mekong river then stop to visit local families making coconut candy – pop rice – rice paper.
  • Cruising though the small floating market then taking sampan boat along small canals.
  • Stop to have lunch on the fruit orchard at the local family (optional: do muddy fish catching if you travel with children)
  • Going for a walk on the island to experience mekong lifestyle and culture. Visiting family making basket from water-hyacinth on the way.
  • Cruising back to the car park then driving 2 hours back to Saigon and drop you off at your hotel.

What's included?

  • Price is quoted for 2 people.
  • An extra charge 42usd for each extra person.
  • Private car and driver.
  • Private boat and sampan with coconut juice and fruit.
  • Mekong set-lunch at the local family.
  • English speaking tour guide.
  • All entrance fees.
  • Mineral water (2 bottle/people/day).

What's excluded?

  • Your expenses and tips.
  • Private Muddy Fish catching.
  • All things not mentioned in What’s included.

What is the best private group size?

  • The best group size is 6-8 people.
  • Contact Us if you have more than 2 people to have better prices.

What makes Us different

  • No forced shopping.
  • 100% flexible and personalized tour based on your inquiry.
  • Guides are willing to join and eat with you as your friends.
  • Our guide's fees and bonus are higher than market price.

Pick-up/ drop-off location

  • Pick up at your hotel at 8am.
  • Drop-off at your hotel around 4-5 pm.

Typical Weather

  • Hot or Hotter around the year.

Food Recommendation

  • Lo Ren star apple.
  • Fried elephant ear fish serving with rice paper & mixed veggies.
  • Local dish: 1 - 3usd/dish; nice restaurant: 5 - 15usd/dish.