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Boat tour in Can Tho – Visit Cai Rang Floating Market

Boat tour in Can Tho - Visit Cai Rang Floating Market

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Cai Rang floating market is the biggest wholesale floating market of Vietnam, specializing in selling agricultural products grown by farmers.

The market always opens very early in the morning. When you come here, you can watch the sunrise and immerse yourself in the bustling atmosphere of the market.


3.5 hour







Group Tour:

Small boat maximum 5 people

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Itinerary boat tour in Can Tho - Floating Market

At 5.30 am, our tour guide will pick you up at your hotel (if it is in the city center) or meeting point and then take you to our boat where you will start your tour.

It takes around 40 – 45 minutes to arrive at the Cai Rang floating market. On the way, you will have a chance to watch the sunrise which makes you understand why it is special, famous and attracts many tourists every year.

Peaceful life on Can Tho Floating Market
Peaceful life on Can Tho Floating Market

At Cai Rang floating market, our boat driver will drive the boat slowly around the floating market for 1-2 rounds so that you can enjoy observing how local people trade products on their boats and enjoy the bustling atmosphere. There are hundreds of boats with many kinds of fruits, roots and veggies such as pineapples, pumpkins, sweet potatoes, watermelon, etc.

You will experience sitting on boats and having breakfast on the floating market which is a must-do when you visit the place. A miniature society will be shown in front of you through the image of the bustling Cai Rang floating market.

At 7.30 am, you will keep boating over to a noodle local house where you make your own rice paper and noodles guided by local people.

Heading to authentic small canals – one of ten prettiest canals in the world. It takes more than an hour on the canals which are very long and peaceful. Our boat driver will stop driving, but paddling slowly so that you can immerse yourself in nature with many green trees and bird songs which make you so relaxed and enjoy the fresh air.

The Beauty of small canal in Can Tho
The Beauty of small canal in Can Tho

You will see many fruit orchards along the canals and some local houses where local people are living. Sometimes you will see local people wave at you and say “hi”.

Then back to the hotel.

Noted: The time can be flexible depending on the weather or your requirements.


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Tour Price Details

Note: For a private tour, a charge of 12% will be added in the tour price.

Tour run at least 2 people (Adult/young) 

Adult/Young (from 15)
Teen (10-14)
Child (6-9)
Infant (under 6)
31 USD/pax
23,25 USD/pax
15,5 USD/pax
27 USD/pax
20,25 USD/pax
13,5 USD/pax
25 USD/pax
18,75 USD/pax
12,5 USD/pax
20 USD/pax
15 USD/pax
10 USD/pax

Terms & Rules​

Cancellation Policy

For most of our tours, once tour is confirmed and fully paid but in case you cancel the tour, the following charges will apply in the event of cancellation prior to tour commencement:

More than 45 days prior to trip departure. Cancellation fees will be charged for issued flight tickets, issued visas, transfer, and according to hotel policies. Otherwise cancellation will be charged according to the following schedule.

Days prior to pax arrival Cancellation charge.

  • 15 days before arrival: 50% of total tour price.
  • 7 days before arrival: 75% of total tour price.
  • Within 72 hours before arrival: 100% tour price.

What's Included Boat Tour in Can Tho

  • Breakfast
  • Private boat
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Fruits, snacks and once drinks
  • Pick up and drop off at meeting point

The tours only include picking up and dropping off passengers from (to) Can Tho city center. So if your hotel is outside Can Tho city center, please contact us before you book

We offer bus and ship booking service, please contact us for further information.

Please let us know if you have any allergy concerns.

Tips explore Can Tho


Locals mainly sell fruits and vegetables at Cai Rang floating market. Some people also sell food and drinks, so vendors can have breakfast right there.
It’s the best time to visit the Cai Rang floating market from 5.30 to 8.30 am.

Comfortable clothes, sandals, sunscreen, sunglasses, your digital gadgets and cash, in case you want to spend it on yourself.

Yes, we do always have enough life vests for all tourists. Safety is the top priority when we organize the tours for you.
Yes, we do. Please contact us directly for further information or stick the private tour option on the booking form.
The breakfast includes either rice noodle soup, banh mi (bread), or local snacks.
Yes, we do. Please contact us in advance so that we can arrange the best for you.
Yes, we do. Please contact us in advance so that we can arrange the best for you.

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