Cai Be Princess Sampan Day Tour: Cai Be-Hoa Khanh-Phu An

Tripcode: Cbe04
Itinerary: Ho Chi Minh City- Cai Be- Hoa Khanh- Phu An- Ho Chi Minh City

 Cai Be Princess Sampan offers a day tour which departs from Cai Be to Phu An via Hoa Khanh. This tour is perfect for tourists who want to explore deeper about the land of floating markets. Spending few hours cruising on our boat, watching the scenery, tasting fresh fruits, visiting an ancient house and local cottages are the highlights of this tour. You will have time to learn more about the customs of people who live in the Mekong Delta and experience something that you never try before. 


08.00 You will be picked up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city to transfer to Cai Be- a river land mixed town in Vietnam. It is a district of Tien Giang Province in the Mekong Delta region.

10.00 After 2 hours of driving, we reach Cai Be jetty. You embark on Cai Be Princess Sampan. The staffs welcome you on board with cold tower and drink. The boat starts sailing along Mekong Delta. You can see the landscapes in both sides of the river. Cai Be is known for its winding canals, fruit gardens and floating market where travelers can buy local specialties.
The boat continues cruising to Hoa Khanh, an unexplored location with many beautiful sceneries. Enjoy your tea and seasonal fruits while sightseeing, watching the outside view, the local activities and the amazing landscapes. You take a short cycling trip for deeper exploration about this area.
You stop at a 19th century house- Ba Kiet Ancient House for visiting. This house was built in 1924 and is a popular model for traditional houses in the south of Vietnam. Located in Cai Be district, the house is decorated with wooden furniture, walls and columns. It is surrounded by a luxuriant garden with tropical fruit trees and flowers. Through the destruction of centuries and through the past war, the house still preserves many antique objects of high historical value.
You can choose return to the boat for taking rest or continue walking around the village for sightseeing.  
The boat will stop for you to take a look at local cottage industries where families make the local specialties including coconut candy and puffed rice. You have an opportunity to watch the process of making a small bar of sticky coconut candy from top to toe and enjoy the pieces of sweet and greasy candies.
We move to Le Longanier Restaurant for lunch. This is an elegant colonial-style villa surrounded by fruit trees. It presents a cool atmosphere for customers to relax, separates them from the heat of the South.  The French style architecture and decoration give the feel of the privileged class which appeared long time ago. 
14.30 After lunch, you take a walk along canal to Ba Bon bridge where your vehicle is waiting for you to set off for Ho Chi Minh city. End of the tour with Cai Be Princess Sampan. 
*Note: Actual itinerary may vary depending upon river tide, arrival time or other conditions

Price & booking

Price valid from 01-10-2019 to 31-05-2020
Tour package2-3 pax4-6 pax7-9 pax
Price per pax $90.00 $79.00 $63.00
Price valid from 01-06-2020 to 30-09-2020
Tour package2-3 pax4-6 pax7-9 pax
Price per pax $83.00 $74.00 $59.00


  • A 2-hour cruise on board Cai Be Princess 
  • Lunch at Le Longanier Restaurant 
  • Sightseeing fees included in above itinerary 
  • English-speaking tour guide 
  • Crew assistance 
  • Cold towels, seasonal fruit and hot tea



  • Transportation
  • Individual travel insurance
  • Beverages and meals not included in the program
  • Personal expenses during the trip
  • Tips for the crew and guide
  • Any expense not clearly indicated in above program

Children Policy

  • Children aged 4 or less: FOC
  • Children from 5-11 years old: 50% of adult’s price
  • Children from 12 years old and above: full price