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Floating Markets in Vietnam

The Floating Market of Vietnam is found at the Mekong Delta. It is popular globally during the Vietnam war. This floating market is typical fo the Cai be and the Phung Hiep . When you arrive at the Delta, you need to first ride a motorized boat to come to Cai Be floating market. Here tourists as well as locals can trade commodities , food, fruits and goods.

cai be floating market tour
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Here you will see farmers from different regions bring in their crops, vegetables and fruits to the market to sell on local dealers. Those dealers will also sell these commodities to local shops in nearby towns or to other wholesale dealers found at much bigger towns. Each big boats have poles where the seller hangs the products and the on to this pole, through this the buyers or sellers will have an idea on where they will go.

In this floating market, you will not only see sellers and buyers bargaining with commodities but here you will also find floating shops, floating gas station, floating bars, and floating restaurants. The fastest and easiest way to travel is through the canals. Keep Reading