Le Cochinchine Cruise

(Tour code: VK412)

2 days/1 night cruise on the Mekong River

Le Cochinchine Cruise offers an elegant, relaxing and fulfilling ways to explore endless water way of Mekong River. The cruise brings you into contact with people in different corner of the Delta . With Le Cochinchine Cruise, you will have ample opportunity to see Vietnam in its authenticity and sample local culture and food, in a one unpacking, unforgettable vacation where your "floating hotel" get you insight into Mekong delta and quaint villages.

Itinerary

Route 1: Cai Be - Can Tho: Start on even dates such as: 2,4,6 ...ect

Day 1: Saigon - Cai Be - Tra On (L,D)
8:00 AM: Depart for Cai Be around 2 hrs driving. On our dedicated bus you can see the green paddy fields stretching towards the horizontal.
11h30 -12h.00 boarding Le Cochinchine boat. Enjoy welcome drink.
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.
Visit of colonial buildings, old houses, delightful flower gardens and local coconut candy and rice paper manufacturers. Le Cochinchine continues its cruise to Co Chien . Lunch served on board.
Embark on a pleasant walk or cycle on the footpaths of the countryside to discover tropical fruit orchards and the local people's activities. Visit a cottage industry , a local farm and sample seasonal fruits.
Leisurely cruise on the Mekong River while taking in the beautiful scenery.
Enjoy an aperitif over the sunset.
Dinner and night on board.

Day 2: Tra On - Can Tho - Drive back to Saigon (B,L)
Breakfast on board.
The morning bobbling commotion of Mekong river life comes to life for another lovely day our boat set sails to Can Tho through tributary and canals.
Transfer to Cai Rang: one of the most bustling floating markets in the Mekong delta. We go for a walk along the canals and the palm-shaded creek to see local houses and green orchards, ship building yards, rural and water activities in full swing.
Boarding back at noon, with a welcome-back drink.
11 h00 Disembark in Can Tho.
Drive back to Saigon.


Route 2: Can Tho - Cai Be: Start on odd dates such as: 1,3,5 ...ect

Day 1: Saigon - Can Tho - Tra On (L,D)
8:00 AM: Depart for Can Tho around 3 hrs driving. On our dedicated bus you can see the green paddy fields stretching towards the horizontal.
12.00-12h30 boarding Le Cochinchine boat. Enjoy welcome drink.
Transfer on a local boat to explore the Cai Rang market one of the most bustling floating markets in Mekong. We go for a walk through the palm-shaded creek to see local houses and green orchards.
Le Cochinchine continues its cruise to Tra On. Lunch served on board.
Leisurely cruise down the Mekong while enjoying the beautiful scenery.
Visits of the fruit farm and walks amongst pleasant villages on the footpaths of the countryside. Opportunity to meet with local people.
Boarding back at with an aperitif while enjoying the magnificent sunset on the Mangthit canal and Nicola river. Dinner and overnight on board.

Day 2: Tra On - Cai Be - Drive back to Saigon (B,L)
Breakfast on boat in the morning.
Visit the fruit farm and walks amongst the lush vegetation through verdant villages and meet with local people Le Cochinchine continues its cruise toward Cai Be.
Transfer to a local boat for an extensive visit of Cai Be: the floating market, local pop-rice and sweets production. Visit of colonial buildings, old houses, delightful flower gardens and local coconut candy and rice paper manufacturers.
Boarding back at noon, with a welcome-back drink.
11 h00 Disembark in Cai Be.
Drive back to Saigon.

Includes :
- Shuttle bus: Saigon - Cai Be/Can Tho - Saigon
- English speaking tour guide
- Biking, sampan boat ride
- Accommodation in double or twin bedded cabins
- Meals as indicated in the itinerary
- Mineral water placed in your cabin on board
- Tax and service charge

Excludes :
- Beverages
- Tips and personal expenses
- All other services not mentioned above

Price: 275 USD/pax
Single Supplement: 95 USD

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