This morning depart for a 2.5-hour drive to Cai Be, which is located in Tien Giang Province. Upon arrival, board a luxury wooden boat to visit the colorful Cai Be Floating Market, where you can witness all of trading activities of local traders with several kinds of agricultural product from one boat to another.
Then, continue the cruise to a local factory to visit and learn how pop rice, pop corn, rice paper and coconut candies are made. You also have an opportunity to taste these products served with hot green tea.
Returning to the boat to take a 50-minute excursion to Dong Hoa Hiep Island and discover the beautiful as well as peaceful scenery together with the typical life of the region along Mekong River.
Stops and visits can be made during the excursion.
During 10-minute walk through a local village and fruit gardens, you will be able to stop to visit the local family scaling Longan process factory, where you have another opportunity to take photo of and interact with several friendly and hardworking local people before coming to an old Mandarin house, built hundred years ago and it is where at least four generations of this family have been living.
Lunch at a local restaurant with the famous dish in Mekong Delta – Elephant-eared Fish
After lunch, boarding the wooden boat back to the wharf and driving back to Saigon.