Leave Ho Chi Minh City in the morning for Cai Be by yourself. Around noon you’ll arrive and have a board at Cai Be. You will be introduced about the ship while enjoying a welcome drink and meeting your crew and your fellow passengers. Following the boat on Tien Giang River heading to Cho Lach while having lunch on board. Take your time in comfortability with free soft drinks and tea/coffee.
There will be a very busy atmosphere welcoming you. Entering the Cho Lach Canal, you will see so many barges full of sand or rice keep going up and down the river's flow. And don't ignore those fruit drying facilities and wooden ship building yards, too. The next destination is a village lying on the Mang Thit River's bank. It is a good chance for you to explore the lifestyle and hospitality of the native people. It must be a great regret if you would not visit an orchard or rice field nearby, as they are unique features of Mekong Delta. In the late afternoon, you will board the Bassac again. Free soft drinks and tea/coffee will still satisfy you while you are enjoying the beautiful sunset on the river. Dinner will be served by the crews while the Bassac is cruising the Mang Thit River.