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Can Tho - Chau Doc - Cai Be 3 Days

Trip Name: Bassac Mekong Cruise - Can Tho - Chau Doc - Cai be - 3 days
Type of trip
: Private
Trip Duration: 3 Days
Starting: Can Tho
Finishing: Cai Be
Trip Grading: Cruising
Cruise Standard: Luxury
Introduction: The Bassac is entirely built of wood, from the hull of an 80-foot-long rice barge.
She can accommodate up to 12 passengers in six nicely decorated cabins, each with air-con and a private bathroom, and features a 100 sqft restaurant that opens all around, a large gallery, a small office room and 700 sqft of sundeck.
The Bassac can take passengers on cruises up to seven days without stopping, and offers a great flexibility in programming your journey discovering Mekong Delta.
Flexibility: This sample itinerary can be amended longer or shorter, more or less activities accordingly to meet your expectation. Please feel free to ask for more details.

This tour is great for any individuals, couples as well as small groups who want to briefly explore Mekong Delta
  • Explore the canal network of Mekong Delta
  • Enjoy the senses of the bustling Mekong floating markets
  • Experience the culture and taste the typical foods with special cuisines.

Day 1: Can Tho, on the first day at noon
  • Boarding at Can Tho at noon. Welcome drink, introduction to the ship and crew, check-in into the cabins. Departure towards upstream on the Bassac river. Lunch is served on board while en route.
  • Upon arrival at Thot Not, transfer on the longboat for a visit of a bamboo-knitting village near the Thot Not bird park, at the time the egrets return home from a day out.
  • Boarding back before dusk, a welcome drink and the dinner are served on board while en route.
  • Rest on the deck before the night. The Bassac drops anchor upstream of Long Xuyen for the night.
Day 2 : Long Xuyen – Chau Doc
  • Breakfast is served from 6:30 AM, as the Bassac is on its way upstream the river towards Châu Đốc.
  • Upon arrival in Chau Doc, transfer onto a local boat for the visit of a village of the Muslim Cham minority.
  • Boarding at noon at the Chau Doc pier, welcome drink.
  • Departure downstream on the Bassac river, as the crew serves lunch.
  • We connect through river Vam Nao and around the district of Cho Moi to the First River.
  • Mid-afternoon, we sail along a small tributary to Song Ho. Exploratory visit at Cho Moi: Village and old churches.
  • Boarding back at dusk, welcome drink. Dinner is served en route.
  • The Bassac drops anchor on the way in view of the My Thuan bridge for the night.
Day 3: Cai Be floating market
  • Breakfast is available from 6:30 on.
  • The Bassac sets sail after sunrise towards Cai Be, through sceneries of sweet water mangroves on river My Tho.
  • Arrival in Cai Be, check-out and boarding of a local boat for a tour of Cai Be floating market and handicraft.
End of services by mid-morning on shore at Cai Be..

This sample itinerary can be amended longer or shorter, more or less activities accordingly to meet your expectation. Please feel free to ask for more details.
Please send us enquiry for availabilities & the most updated price.

The services of the Bassac include per night on board:

Tour Included:

  • Transportation on board
  • Accommodation of each passenger in a twin-share cabin, double- or twin-bedded except where other accommodation arrangements are mentioned in the booking slip
  • Three meals
  • Vietnamese coffee, tea; mineral water
  • Two visits on shore or on a small skiff
  • Access to all services on board
  • Access to and from the board on a longboat
  • All taxes are included
Tour Excluded:
  • Road transfer except if specifically mentioned in the booking slip
  • Bar services
  • Travel insurance
  • Visas and visa fees
  • Tips and gratuities
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