|Tour price:US$ 396 – US$ 451
Duration:03 days/ 02 nights
Route: Ho Chi Minh City – Cai Rang – Phu Quoc
Experience the contrast of the exuberant Mekong Delta and the quiet of Phu Quoc. Relish 3 days on a classy river cruiser. You see colorful floating markets and lush fruit orchards. On the third day you continue to the beaches of Phu Quoc
08:00 hrs In the morning we pick you up at your hotel in Saigon and take you to the pier in Can Tho. You board your wooden river cruise boat around noon. After a refreshing welcome drink we show you our on-board facilities and your cosy cabin. As lunch is served, the boat 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 the 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. The boat will anchor for the night. The day ends with a delicious on-board dinner.
Accommodation on Mekong Eyes Cruise
Meals included: Lunch/ Dinner
Wake up well rested to the sound of the River and get ready for another exciting day of sightseeing. At 6.30h the boat 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 floating market. 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. Alternatively you can discover the nearby town on foot or on explore the small side canals on a bicycle.
The vessel now resumes its journey as lunch is served. In the afternoon there will be another side trip to one of the exotic villages or lush plantations along the way. While mooring close to Tra On Island you can enjoy another relaxing evening and night about your river cruiser.
Accommodation on Mekong Eyes Cruise/ Dragon Eyes Cruise
Meals included: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
After morning tea and an early start through the glorious morning atmosphere on the river we will visit the famos floating market of Cai Rang. Marvel at the sheer abundance of exotic fruits, vegetables and skilfully handcrafted regional products. We will pull up to the boats for talking and bargaining with the merchants.
Directly after visiting the floating market a car takes you to the waterfront town of Rach Gia and to the pier for the ferry to the holiday paradise of Phu Quoc. Alternatively you can return on the boat for a sumptuous brunch before transferring to Can Tho airport for your flight to Phu Quoc.
The tour ends here.
We will be happy to help you book a resort on the island and organize your trip back to Saigon.
Meals included: Breakfast/Lunch
|CRUISE RATE||PRICE PER PERSON IN US$ IN TWIN SHARED CABIN
|Price Per Person
|1 Apr 2011 – 30 Sep 2011||396||193|
|1 Oct 2011 – 31 Mar 2012||451||219|
|4 seat car||US$ 185 per car|
|7 seat car||US$ 198 per car|
|16 seat van||US$ 219 per car|
- Road transfer from Saigon to Cai Be on the 1st day
- Trip itinerary and routing as described in the itinerary
- Accommodation in cosy double or twin bedded cabins
- Guided walk and side trip on sampan as mentioned in the itinerary
- English speaking guide on board
- Transportation (car with driver) from Can Tho / Cai Be to Rach Gia and public speed boat from Rach Gia to Phu Quoc, or Alternatively, transfer to airport Can Tho and air tickets Can Tho to Phu Quoc
- Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
- Mineral water placed in your cabin on board
- Tax and service charge