Mekong River By Song Xanh Sampan Cruises - 2 days

Mekong River By Song Xanh Sampan Cruises - 2 days

Code : MEKON01 | Category : Viet Nam Tours

Hotel : 1Sao | Time : 1 day

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DETAILED ITINERARY:

 

DAY 1: SAIGON - CAI BE - VINH LONG - SA DEC - CAN THO (L, D)
Pick up at hotel, transfer to Vinhlong. The excursion starts at around 10.am from our pier in Phuan hamlet located next to Cai Be town.

 

You will be welcomed by our crew when embarkation. After your installation, the cruise will begin with the visit of local home factories where you will be able to observe how rice paste, coconut candies and other specialties are traditionally made.  We will then proceed to Caibe floating market, cruising among local barges full of fruits and vegetables.

 
Your sampan will take direction of Vinhlong and Sadec, cruising by Dongphu and Anbinh islets famous for their fruit orchards. These evergreen islands among the Mekong River bring about large networks of meandering rivers, criss-crossed with countless arroyos, and remain unknown to many people.
 
Crossing the Cochien River we will pass under the My Thuan Bridge. We will then cruise on a small beautiful canal through water jacinth plantations… You will disembark to take a small rowing boat for a cruise along a narrow canal.
 
Further on the banks, some dark smokes in the sky will lead us to one of the largest artisanal bricks and tiles factory where you will have an interesting visit.
 
Sa Dec town will appear like a little “Venice” with numerous narrow canals. You will disembark at the local market place for a guided visit of this charming town, walking along its narrow streets where beautiful French old houses and Chinese temples dating from the last century are numerous.
 
Your lunch will await you at an ancient house dating from 1890
 
Back on board your sampan, you will enjoy cruising down to Can Tho along a beautiful narrow canal, passing under several wooden “monkey bridges” and by tiny typical villages.
A visit will be done at a Cao Daist temple.
 
Before sunset, we will have our last stop on the banks arranged at a splendid ancient house or “Nha Co” dating from the early 19th century. After being greeted by the owners, we will cater a candlelight dinner for you, an unforgettable experience in a unique atmosphere.
 
After dinner, we will proceed the cruise for approximately one hour until Can Tho. We will moor for the night in a quiet place. Your bed will be ready for your night on the Mekong river.
 
DAY 2: CAI RANG MARKET - CAN THO - SAIGON (B)

 

At around 06am, your sampan will slowly start cruising.
 
Your breakfast will be served on board at 07am while approaching Cai Rang floating market actually still the largest in the whole Mekong delta.
 
We will pass by countless sampan boats carrying sand, rice, fruits and vegetables, fish, flowers… showing an intense activity on the river.
 
Your cruise journey will end at around 10.am at Ninh Kieu pier after a visit at Can Tho local market. Return to Saigon. Tour concluded.

Cruise includes:

•  Private roundtrip transfer from Saigon

•  English Speaking Guide
•  01 night in TWN or DBL cabin in Song Xanh Sampan

•  Welcome drink

•  Sightseeing tickets
•  Meals as stated in the programme (B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner)
•  Services charge and government taxes

 

Cruise excludes:

•  Visa and visa fees
•  All flights
•  Accomodation in HCMC
•  Travel insurance
•  Tips and gratuities
•  Personal expenses
•  Beverage

•  Other fees not mentioned in program

Fast facts:

Tour departure:

Daily from Ho Chi Minh City hotels

Transfer from/to hotel included

Yes

Private tour

Minimum 1 person

Type of cruise

Adventure traditional boat

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