At 07h30am: pick up at hotel in Saigon then route for Sa Dec (150km). Next, arrive in Sa Dec, visit Sa Dec town where Marguerite Duras's famous novel Lover was set and made famous by the film L’Amant, the Marguerite Duras story and explore this town. Visit the lively Sa Dec food market and primary school headed by Marguerite Duras, Huynh Thuy Le Old House, Kien An Cung, Cao Dai Temple. Visit a local garden by walking or biking along the village path and get yourself acquaintance with rural activities as farmers farm their fields & orchards. At 13:00, embark Mien Tay sampan, welcome drink and check in Mien Tay sampan. Lunch served on board.
After lunch, cruise departs from Sa Dec to Cai Be via My Thuan, a nice and quiet town overlooking Mekong river. Up to river tide, stop en route to visit brickyard handicraft villages along the Mekong River. Relax on boat while sipping an aperitif. Dinner served and overnight stayed on board in Cai Thia – Hoa Khanh.
Day 2 : Cai Be (B, L)
Breakfast served on board while seeing activities on Mekong River in Cai Be in the sunrise. In the morning, the noise of the floating market wake you up, visit the daily life of the local people who live on both sides of the Mekong river. After breakfast, check out luggage to small motor boat to explore the lively Cai Be floating market in the morning. Walking for visit a handicraft village of the local people and sample various tropical fruits. Continue boat trip to Mekong Lodge – an eco-resort Mekong Lodge includes more than 40 private pretty bungalows and River View Restaurant, stretched in an area of more than 10000 m2 lays just beside the Tien River. Visit Mekong Lodge and walking around this area to see local people who are doing daily activities and preparing lunch for their families. Lunch served at River View Restaurant of Mekong Lodge.
After lunch, boat return Cai Be tourist pier then disembark and route for Saigon. END TOUR.
English or French speaking staff on board
Boat cruising featured in the program in details,
All meals as mentioned (lunch, dinner and breakfast) and
Overnight on board
All entrance fees
Walking or biking tour up to health’s situation of clients.
10 % VAT
Tips, personal expenses and any service not mentioned in the Inclusion
Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather and operating conditions. Unused services are not subject to a refund.
Meals on board are fusion: Vietnamese, Cambodian & international. Guests should advise of any special food preferences, allergies or dietary requirements at least three days prior to the cruise date.
Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expiry date for all passengers. A valid passport is required upon check-in. Otherwise, boarding may be denied by port authority.
Surcharge on Christmas and New Year & Lunar New Year on Feb .