Can Tho - Cai Be - Can Tho by Mekong Dragon Eyes Cruise - 3 days
. Round Trip: Can Tho - Cai be - Can Tho/or Cai be - Can Tho - Cai Be
Day 1: Panorama River Cruise
Pickup at the hotel in Saigon to Can Tho or Cai Be. You board your comfortable wooden Mekong Dragon Eyes Cruise vessel around noon. After a refreshing welcome drink we show you our on-board facilities and your cosy cabin. As lunch is served, the Mekong Dragon Eyes Cruise starts cruising. Sit back and watch the fantastic scenery and the daily life of the Mekong people.
In the afternoon you can disembark for a guided leisurely stroll through a village and the surrounding fruit orchards or rice fields. Meet the friendly locals and taste the local produce and fruits.
Get back on board and enjoy a drink at the bar or relax on deck as the sun sets over the magnificent water landscape of the Mekong river. The Mekong Dragon Eyes Cruise will anchor for the night. The day ends with a delicious on-board dinner. You stay overnight on board your floating hotel in the Mekong Delta.
- Meals: Lunch/Dinner
- Accommodation: Mekong Dragon Eyes Cruise
Day 2: Life on the water and floating markets
Wake up well rested to the sound of the river and get ready for another exciting day of sightseeing in the Mekong Delta. At 6.30h the Mekong Dragon Eyes Cruise vessel sets off for a sunrise cruise. Watch the locals go about their daily work drying exotic fruits and building ships on the wooden yards while enjoying an early breakfast.
After breakfast, we will board a sampan boat to Cai Be or Cai Rang floating market, the region’s busiest and most lively markets. Marvel at the sheer abundance of exotic fruits and vegetables. We will pull up to the boats for talking and bargaining with the merchants. We will also visit some of the local candy and cake making factories or boat through the green water landscape to see local houses, verdant orchards and ship-building yards.
Later in the morning your can boat through the green water landscape on a little rowing sampan to see local houses, verdant orchards and ship-building yards.
The Mekong Dragon Eyes Cruise boat then resumes its journey as lunch is served. In the afternoon there will be another side trip to one of the exotic villages along the way.
- Meals: Breakfast
- Accommodation: N/A
Day 3: An exotic world of its own
After breakfast and an early start through the glorious morning atmosphere on the Mekong river we will visit another floating market. Be sure not to miss the great photo opportunities for authentic snapshots of the Mekong people and their life.
Take another sampan side trip right into the lush rural landscape, the fertile fields, the exuberant green. Then it’s time to pack up and return to the pier from which we started.
The Mekong Delta cruise boat tour ends at around 11.00 — 11.30h on the pier.
- Meals: Breakfast
- Accommodation: N/A
Mekong Dragon Eyes Cruise
|No of Participants|
|2-3 pax (US$/person)||4 pax up (US$/person)|
|April - Sep (low season)||US$395||US$384|
|Oct - Mar (high season)||US$525||US$508|
|Single supplement||Low Season||High Season|
|Shuttle bus Saigon - Pier - Saigon (round trip)||1||US$40|
|Private 4 seats car Saigon - Pier - Saigon (round trip)||1||US$170|
|Private 7 or 16 seats van Saigon - Pier - Saigon (round trip)||1||US$210|
What's included ?
- Boat Cruise
- Personalized customer service with 24/7 hotline support
- Meals during the cruise
- English speaking guide on board
- All entrace fees, biking, aperitif
- Sampan boat ride
- Road transfer
- Drinks and beverage
- Other services not mentioned above.
- Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
- FOC for 1 5-year old / 50% charge for 2nd child
- Charge of 50% adult price for child from 6 - 12 years
- Charge of 75% adult price for children from 5 to 11 year-old occupying own room
- More than 30 days prior to check-in: 20% of total rates
- From 15 to 29 days prior to check-in: 50% of total rates
- From 03 to 14 days prior to check-in: 80% of total rates
- Less than 03 days prior to check-in/No-Show: 100% of total rates