An old picture of Huynh Thuy Le ancient house.
Transfer by private car from the hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
. Passengers have 2 hours on bus.
Arrive at Cai Be pier. Mekong Queen Day Cruise is willing to greet you by cool towel.
Experience Cai Be floating market
, which is colorful, crowded and interesting by a dozen of selling boats with flowers, fruits, vegetables or other agricultural products.
Visit the old church and some handicraft factories on the banks to get closer to the life of locals here.
Mekong Queen continues the trip by sailing to Sa Dec town. Stop at a local brick factory on the banks of Co Chien river en-route.
Arrive in small town of Sa Dec, passengers will admire the colonial charm of the ancient houses here. Especially, we will visit the house of Huynh Thuy Le, which is known as the context in the famous novel & movie “The Lover”. Let listen to the sad love story between the merchant Huynh Thuy Le & French writer Marguerite Duras.
Later, walk around the town for coming over Sa Dec market to explore the culture here.
Enjoy the lunch with Mekong specifics & Vietnamese foods on Mekong Queen.
Follow the escort by bicycle to visit flower village of Sa Dec where flower is growing on the floating farms. Let admire the stunning colors of flower farms and the unique imagine that people here use boats to take care their flowers. Talk and communicate the local farmers to understand more about their lives and their daily working.
Ride into the main road of the town to experience the peaceful Sa Dec that is compared as a tiny Venice.
Bid a farewell to crew team. Private bus will take you go back to Ho Chi Minh City (3.5 hours on bus). End of Day Tour Cai Be – Sa Dec with Mekong Queen.