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Mekong Delta Tours & River Cruises


Mekong River Cruise on Le Cochinchine

Duration:       3 days - 2 nights
Departure:     Daily                                                               
Start From:   
Saigon               
Destinations: Saigon, Cai Be, My Thuan, Sa Dec, Cai Thia, Vinh Long, Can Tho, Saigon   
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BRIEF ITINERARY:

Day 1 : Saigon - Cai Be - My Thuan - Sa Dec (L,D)
Day 2 : Cai Thia - Vinh Long - Tra On (B,L,D)
Day 3 : Tra On - Can Tho - Saigon (B)
 

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ITINERARY:

Day 1: Saigon - Cai Be - My Thuan - Sa Dec (L,D)
 

  • 8.00AM: Pick up at your hotel in Saigon and transfer to Cai Be in the Mekong delta.
  • 11.00-11h30 boarding LE COCHINCHINE boat. Enjoy welcome drink.
  • LeCochinchine continues sets sails to Caithia while lunch is served on boat.
  • Embark on  a lovely cycling excursion  on the bank of the peninsula browsing several verdant villages. Visit of the gardens and orchards, local houses and ample opportunity  meet with people and get insight into Delta life .  Visit Caodai temple on the way to Mythuan.
  • Continue our cruise toward Sadec, a nice and quiet  town overlooking Mekong river
  • Visit the lively Sadec food market and primary school headed by Magueritte Duras.
    Walks along the village path and get yourself acquaintance with rural activities  as farmers farm their fields: rice fields, and vegetable farms, fish farms.
  • Back to our boat for a cruise down stream. Relax on boat while sipping  an aperitif .
  • Dinner and overnight on board

  • Day 2 : Cai Thia - Vinh Long - Tra On (B,L,D)

    • Breakfast on board on the Mekong.
    • Visit Binh Hoa Phuoc island and go for walk  walk through the islets, sampling native fruits viewing local handicraft production and meet the local people.
    • Transfer to a local boat for an extensive visit of Cai Be: the floating market, the mazes of waterway , local pop-rice and sweets production.
    • Visit of old houses, delightful flower gardens and local coconut candy and rice paper manufacturers.
    • LeCochinchine continues its cruise to Cochien. Lunch served on board
    • Embark on  a  pleasant walk on the footpaths of the countryside to discover tropical fruit orchards and the local people's activities. Visit a cottage industry , a local farm  and sample seasonal fruits.
    • Boarding back, complimentary drink as a welcome back on board. Open bar and rest on the deck enjoying the sunset. The crew will serve dinner while the Le Cochinchine is cruising Mang Thit river.
    • Dinner and night on board.


    Day 3 : Tra On - Can Tho - Saigon (B)

    • Breakfast on board
    • The morning bobbling commotion of Mekong river life comes to life for another lovely day our boat set sails to Cantho through tributary and canals. 
    • Transfer to Cairang: one of the most bustling floating markets in Mekong. We go for a walk along the canals and the palm-shaded creek to see local houses and green orchards, ship building yards, rural and water activities in full swing.
    • Boarding back at noon, with a welcome-back drink.
    • 11 h00 Disembark in Cantho. The cruise concludes.
    • Then return Saigon by car. End of service.

     

    TOUR PRICE:
    USD/Person based on double/twin share basic applied for group of:
    Group of: 2 pax 3-4 pax 5-6 pax 7-12 pax Sgl Suppl.
    Cost/Pax 480 USD 470 USD 450 USD 430 USD 145 USD
    Chartered Boat for 3D2N Program 3375 USD/Boat + 80 USD/Person/Day for Accommodation & Service charge. Transport is not included.
    For longer chartered trip 1625 USD/additional day + 80 USD/Person/Day for Accommodation & Service charge. Transport is not included.
    Children under 6 yrs old FOC (sharing with parents bed. Max. 2 children in a cabin.
    Children 6-11 yrs old 50%


    Include:
    English speaking guide on board
    Round trip of private transfer from Saigon
    2 nights in twin/ double cabin - Le Cochinchine Cruise
    Cycling & Rowing excursion
    Welcome drink, coffee & tea free
    Meals as indicated ( B= breakfast; L= lunch; D = diner)
    Admission fees and permits where applicable

    Exclude:

    Airfares & airport taxes
    Pre/post trip arrangement
    Visa and visa arrangement
    Travel insurance
    Other personal expenses
     

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