Home » HO CHI MINH CITY » Song Xanh Cruise- Mekong Delta 2 Days

Song Xanh Cruise- Mekong Delta 2 Days

0 Customer Reviews | Read reviews »
Book now
From   US$ 245
(per person)

We Promise

Speedy booking and reserved spots

No-hassle Best Price Guarantee

Speedy booking and reserved spots

No-hassle Best Price Guarantee

Speedy booking and reserved spots

Highlights:

Explore the Mekong Delta’s Maze of Canal Network

Enjoy the scenes and senses of the bustling Cai Rang and Cai Be floating markets

Experience the unique culture and enjoy the typical local dishes as well as various local tropical fruits.

Availability:

When do you want to go? Pick a Date
Choose your date: X

  • Available
  • Unavailable
  • Past
  • Selected
Activity Options
  • EMK-SX02 2015

    Live guide: English, French,

    Duration: 2 days

    Meeting point & drop-off location ( More details - Show map )

    From US$ 245
    (per person)
    Show available dates »

    Available dates for this option:

    • Available
    • Unavailable
    • Past
    • Selected

Overview:

The Song Xanh Cruise offer short-to-medium-range discovery cruises in charming, authentic river cabin cruisers.

Description:

DAY 1: SAIGON - CAI BE - SA DEC - CAN THO (L/D)

At 08:00 Pick you up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City and transfer you to Cai Be - approximately 2 hours drive south from Saigon (transportation is NOT INCLUDED in the cabin price).

10.00: get welcome onboard. Upon embarkation on your sampan you will be welcomed with fress towel by our crew. 

Starts to visit some local home factories to observe the traditional procedure of making rice ice paste, coconut candies and other specialties. Proceed to Cai Be colorful floating market, cruise among local barges full of fruits and vegetables.
Take a direction to Vinh Long and Sa Dec, cruise upstream on Tien Giang River, one of the two largest arms of the Mekong. Sail into a narrow canal to discover the hideaway unspoiled landscapes, luxuriant gardens and enjoy the airy atmosphere in countryside.
 

Pass several traditional brick factories while cruising and have an interesting onsite visit to one of them. Continue the journey to Sa Dec, the little “Venice” in the Mekong Delta with numerous narrow canals, and different kinds of trading activities.
Disembark at the local market place and begin your exploration in this charming Sa Dec town by walking along its narrow streets and take photos of beautiful old houses and Chinese temples. Stop at an ancient house dating from 1890, home of Ong Huynh Thuy Le, former “lover” of famous French novelist Marguerite Duras.
 

Lunch will be served on board while cruising down to Can Tho along a beautiful narrow canal. Passing under several wooden “monkey bridges” and tiny typical villages before pulling a stop to visit Cao Dai Temple.
The last stop before sunset is a splendid ancient house or “Nha Co” dating from the early 19th century. After the personal welcome of owner, a romantic candlelight dinner will be catered in an unique atmosphere.
After dinner, continue to proceed to Can Tho. Overnight on board.

 

DAY 2: CAI RANG - CAN THO - SAIGON (B)

The journey starts at 6.00 AM with breakfast being served at 7.00 PM, while approaching Cai Rang floating market, the largest market in the whole Mekong Delta Region. Cruise among local barges full of fruits and vegetables and enjoy the hustle and bustle of morning market.
The excursion ends at around 10.00 AM at Ninh Kieu Pier after visiting Can Tho’s local market. Drive back to Saigon (transportation not included in cabin price). Tour ends. FarEasTour awaits to serve you next time. 

What's Included:

Tour programs as in the itinerary
2 Days & 1 Night cruise on private charter basis on board “Song Xanh” sampan.
1 lunch, 1 candlelight dinner incl 1 small botle of wine for 2 at an ancient house.
Breakfast on board (coffee, tea, juice, fresh yogurt, fruits, bread, butter and jam)
2 bottles of min. water/pers./day, Vietnamese tea, Fresh fruits, Refreshing cotton towels
Service Charge and Gvt. Taxes
Crew assistance
1 English or French speaking guide on board only
Bicycles and “Xuong” rowing boat rides

What's Not Included:

Transfer: Ho Chi Minh - Mekong Pier - Ho Chi Minh(book in next step)
Meals not indicated on itinerary
Drinks during meals & cruis

P/S: For transportation from Sai Gon to Cai Be ( Can Tho ).Please confirm us for extra service

Good to Know:

Book now

Customer Reviews:

Product ID: 106

Book now