Cruise Overnight On Superior Sampan Cruise 2 Days
Tour code: MC2D
Type of tour: Private tour
Duration: 2 Days 1 Night
Route: Ho Chi Minh - My Tho - Cai Be - Disembark - Ho Chi Minh
Overview: Throughout the recent years’ Tourism industry development, Mekong Delta has become a popular destination either for 1-day excursions departing from Ho Chi Minh City or for 2- or 3-nights cruises. While one might decide to book mass trips as proposed by most of the agents and queue up for fruits tasting at special spots devoted to mass tourism, Mien Tay Boat Cruise leads you to Mekong Delta’s very heart and roots, far from the mainstream.
MY THO - CAI BE - SAMPAN MEKONG CRUISE
( 2 Days 1 Night )
Cai Be: one of the many well-known floating markets in the western region of southern Vietnam was formed in the Nguyen Dynasty in the 19th century. The Cai Be Floating Market is always busy, bearing all the characteristics of the locals’ life in the western region. This floating market lies in the Tien River, adjacent to three provinces of Tien Giang, Vinh Long and Ben Tre. It has attracted a lot of people come to buy sell and exchange goods.
In the early morning, hundreds of people poured into the market, revitalizing the river reach. With its advantage of diverse fruit trees, Tien Giang province has brought to the market with the famous delicious fruits such as orange, mango, etc.
What make this tour so special:
- Boarding on Mien Tay sampan in My Tho
- Viewing local handicraft production
- Leisure biking or walking on Ngu Hiep island
- Explore the lively Cai Be floating market
- Day 1 : My Tho - Cai Be
- Day 2 : Cai Be - Disembark
Day 01 : Embark My Tho - Cai Be (Lunch, Dinner)
08h00: pick up at hotel in Saigon then route for My Tho (70km).
10h00: boarding on Mien Tay sampan in My Tho, welcome drink and check in Mien Tay sampan.
The guests can walk throught the island, trying native fruits viewing local handicraft production and meeting the local people. Then take a brief sampan ride through palm-shaded creeks. Back to Mien Tay sampan. Lunch served on board. Then cruise for Cai Be via Ngu Hiep. Arrive Ngu Hiep island. Disembark and leisure biking or walking tour on this island seeing daily life and local people’s activities. Leisurely cruise up the Mekong River while enyoying the beautiful scenery and enjoy the magnificent sunset on the Tien river. Dinner and overnight on board between Ngu Hiep island and Cai Be.
Day 02 : Cai Be - Disembark (Breakfast, Lunch)
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, breakfast on board, then boat depart for Cai Be. After breakfast, check out luggages 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 then sightseeing the old house and sample various tropical fruits. Continue boat trip to Mekong Lodge – an eco-resort Mekong Lodge includes 29private 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. Transfer to hotel. (17h00)
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Private tour: To do the tour privately. The tour is not fixed, it is possible to be customized for your group. All service is reserved for your group only. You do not have to share the bus, boat, tour guide with other tourists. One exception, if you stay at the boat in Halong bay - it is like the hotel in Halong - you still have to share the boat with other people
- Route transfers with driver only
- English or French speaking guide 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.
- Travel insurances
- Personal expenses & tips
- Other services not mentioned in the Inclusion.
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