Le Cochinchine Cruise - 3 days

. Saigon - Can Tho - Sadec - Cai Be - Saigon / Or Saigon - Cai Be - Sadec - Can Tho - Saigon

Le Cochinchine Special Offer

from
$320/p
  • Best Price Guarantee
  • Money Back Guarantee

  • Cai Be - Can Tho
  • Can Tho - Cai Be

Tour Map

Le Cochinchine Cruise

Full Itinerary

Day 1: Saigon – Cai Be - Sadec - Cai Be

8:00-8:30 A.M: Pick up at your hotel in HCM City and transfer you to Mekong.
10:30-11:00 A.M: Welcome you at our Cai Be pier. Boarding Cochinchine boat. Enjoy welcome drink. Le Cochinchine continues to Cai Thia 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.
Continue our cruise toward Sa Dec, a nice and quiet town overlooking Mekong river.
Walk along the village path and get yourself acquaintance with rural activities as farmers farm their fields: rice fields, and vegetable farms, fish farms.
Walk or cycle amongst the ever blossoming Sa Dec flower village, local industries and Cao Dai Temple, the local market, following the tracks of French novelist Marguerite Duras.
Back to our board for a cruise downstream. Relax on boat while enjoying a foot massage and sipping an aperitif.
Dinner and overnight on board.

  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner
  • Accommodation: Le Cochinchine Cruise

Day 2: Cai Be - Mang Thit - Tra On

Breakfast on board on the Mekong.
Visit Binh Hoa Phuoc Island and go for 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, the old house.
Le Cochinchine continues its cruise to Co Chien. Lunch served on board.
In the afternoon, embark on a pleasant walk or cycling on the foot-paths of the countryside to discover the tropical fruit orchards, the endless rice fields and the local people's activities.
Boarding back, complimentary drink as a welcome back on board. Open bar and rest on the deck enjoying the sunset.
Taking part in a cooking class on the boat, you will have the chance to try to make Pumpkin flower stuffed with That Lat fish and learn how to cut vegetables for decorating dishes.
The crew will serve dinner while the Le Cochinchine is cruising Mang Thit River.
Overnight on board.

  • Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • Accommodation: Le Cochinchine Cruise

Day 3: Tra On - Cai Rang floating market - Saigon

Breakfast on board. The morning bobbling commotion of Mekong river life comes to life for another lovely day. Our boat sets sails to Can Tho through tributaries, canals and arroyos.
Transfer to Cai Rang by local boat, one of the most bustling and important floating markets in the whole Mekong Delta.
Sliding on tiny waterways between palm-shaded banks, the local boat leads you to see green orchards, local houses, ship building yards, rural and river activities in full swing and enjoy tropical fruits.
11:00 A.M: Disembark in Can Tho. Transfer back to HCM City, you will be dropped off at your hotel around 2-:30-3:00 P.M. End of nice cruise..

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: N/A

Tour Map

Le Cochinchine Cruise

Full Itinerary

Day 1: Saigon – Can Tho - Tra On- Cho Lanh

7:30-7:45 A.M: Pick up at your hotel in HCM City and transfer you to Mekong.
11:00-11:30 A.M: Arrival at Can Tho pier. Transfer by local boat to explore the Cai Rang market, one of the most bustling floating markets in the whole Mekong Delta.
11:30-12:00: Embarking on Le Cochinchine boat and enjoying a welcome drink.
Le Cochinchine continues to Tra On. Lunch served on board. Leisurely cruise down the Mekong while enjoying the beautiful scenery.
Walk or cycle on the footpaths of the countryside amongst pleasant villages to discover the local life style on the Mekong Delta. You have opportunity to meet the local people, see many orchards & endless rice fields.
Back to our boat & enjoy an aperitif and a foot massage at the magnificent sunset on the Mang Thit canal and Nicola River.
Dinner and overnight on board.

  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner
  • Accommodation: Le Cochinchine Cruise

Day 2: Cho Lanh - Cai Be floating market - Sadec

Breakfast on board over splendid sunrise on the Mekong.
Walk/cycle amongst the lush vegetation to visit the fruit farm and meet the local people on the small island in Cai Be.
Le Cochinchine set sails again to Sa Dec while lunch is served on board.
Walk or cycle amongst the ever blossoming Sa Dec flower village, local industries and Cao Dai Temple, the local market and following the tracks of French novelist Marguerite Duras.
Boarding back at with an aperitif while cruising down to Cai Thia.
Taking part in a cooking class on the boat, you will have the chance to try to make Pumpkin flower stuffed with That Lat fish and learn how to cut vegetables for decorating dishes.

  • Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • Accommodation: Le Cochinchine Cruise

Day 3: Cai Be floating market - Saigon

After the breakfast on board, transfer to discover the Cai Be.
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, the old house. Sample local sweets and fruits during the trip.
The local boat sails through tiny canals and arroyos before bringing you back to the shore. Get off around 11:00 A.M in Cai Be harbour.
Transfer back to HCM City, you will be dropped off at your hotel around 2:00 P.M. End of nice cruise..

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: N/A

Tour Price/person

Le Cochinchine Cruise

No of Participants
2-3 pax (US$/person) 4 pax up (US$/person)
Mekong 3 days by Le Cochinchine Cruise US$320 US$309
Single supplement US$160
Extra Services Unit Rate
Shuttle bus Saigon - Pier - Saigon (round trip) 1 US$40
Private 4 seats car Saigon - Pier - Saigon (round trip) 1 US$160
Private 7 or 16 seats van Saigon - Pier - Saigon (round trip) 1 US$195

Important information

What's included ?

Price Includes

  • 3 days cruise with stops and visits as stated with English /French-speaking escort.
  • Ground transfer from hotel in Ho Chi Minh City to pier in Mekong or v.v.
  • 2 nights accommodation on board.
  • Meal as mentioned during the cruise ( B=Breakfast, L = Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • Admission fee at visiting points as mentioned in the program.
  • Biking, sampan boat ride,
  • Services of crews during the cruise.
  • Apperitif
  • Group insurance

Price Excludes

  • Road transfer
  • Drinks and beverage
  • Other services not mentioned above.
  • Personal expenses, tips and gratuities

Children Rates

  • Children from 6 to 11 years-old: 50% of price of adult for cruise booking.
  • Child under 6 years-old: Free of charge (sharing with parent, maximum 1 child in one cabin)
Note*: The rate for children applicable for one child sharing a twin or double cabin with two adults

Terms and Conditions

Payment Terms

  • Deposit of 20% is required upon confirmation
  • Balance due must be paid 15 days before date of departure

Cancellation

  • More than 30 days prior to check-in: 10% of total rates
  • From 8 to 29 days prior to check-in: 25% of total rates
  • From 03 to 7 days prior to check-in: 75% of total rates
  • Less than 03 days prior to check-in/No-Show: 100% of total rates

Customer Reviews