Vietnam

3-day Mighty Mekong River Cruise _ Le Cochinchine

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Tour type

Tour Level: Relaxed / Easy

Tour Comfort: Superior

Tour Period: 3 Days

tour highlights

  • Explore one of the most bustling markets in Mekong Delta, Cai Be
  • Cruise through the waterways to visit some handicraft villages and meet with local people

  • Discover the characteristics of local life in the delta region

  • Cruise amongst the mazes of waterway

  • Visit an old farm house and enjoy a pleasant walk or cycling tour to discover tropical fruit orchards

tour details

Explore the Great Mekong River aboard the charming Le Cochinchine. The cruises offer a variety of options on travelling on or along the Mekong River while exploring the lush vegetation of the Mekong Delta and sampling local culture. This cruise takes you to places which cannot be reached by road and offers a greater insight and experience than any other way of exploring this fascinating region

Pick-up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City and drive to My Tho.
10:00 hrs: Board "LE COCHINCHINE" in My Tho. Enjoy a welcome drink and check into your cabin.
Visit the Thoi Son Island, where you walk and cycle and take a paddle boat though the small canals. Enjoy the variety of tropical fruits that grow in nearby orchards.
Have lunch on board and cruise towards Cai Be. Enjoy a leisurely cruise up the Mekong River with beautiful scenery and a magnificent sunset on the river.

Accommodation aboard Le Cochinchine
Meals included:
Lunch on board
Dinner on board
Explore the lively Cai Be floating market. Cruise amongst the mazes of waterway to visit some handicraft villages and meet with local people. Visit an old farm house. Enjoy a pleasant walk or cycling tour to discover tropical fruit orchards.
Le Cochinchine sets sail to Can Tho via Cho Lach and Tra On, where the boats sets anchor for the night.

Accommodation aboard Le Cochinchine

Meals included:
Breakfast on board
Lunch on board
Dinner on board
Rise by the sound of the river and watch the Mekong Delta coming to life for another lovely day. After breakfast, the cruise continues to Can Tho. Upon arrival to Can Tho, a small boat will take you to explore the Cai Rang market, one of the most bustling floating markets in the Mekong Delta with hundreds of small boats laden with fruits, barging and jostling for space as owners attempt to sell their goods. Continue on through a palm-shaded creek to see local houses and green orchards.

Return to Le Cochinchine for disembarkation at 10:00 hrs. Pick-up and return to Ho Chi Minh City. Upon arrival, drop off at your hotel or further transfer to Ho Chi Minh City / Tan Son Nhat International Airport for departure at surcharge (accommodation in Ho Chi Minh City is not included).

Meals included:
Breakfast on board

includes

  • Accommodation in shared twin room with air-condition (AC) and private bathroom
  • Meals as stated in the programme B= breakfast, L= lunch, D= dinner
  • Transfer with English or French-speaking guides in private air-conditioned vehicles
  • Side excursions during the cruise are conducted by an on-board resident English-speaking guide
  • All entrance and boat fees as mentioned in the programme
  • Drinking water and cold towels available on the vehicles
  • Bicycle
  • Small boat ride

excludes

  • Domestic airfare (quoted separately, if requested)
  • International airfare to / from Vietnam (quoted separately, if requested)
  • Optional tours
  • Kayaking
  • Beauty and Spa services
  • Surcharges for our tour guide onboard
  • Surcharges for other language guides
  • Surcharges for Lunar New Year (TET) holiday
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Personal expenditure, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry, camera fees, communications, postage, gratuities etc.
  • Meals and services other than mentioned in the programme
  • Drinks with meals
  • Compulsory gala dinners during festive seasons and peak season surcharges which will be advised at the time of booking
  • Visa application and visa stamp fees at Vietnamese embassies overseas and/ or upon arrival (Please note that a visa is compulsory for most nationalities.)
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels, if not mentioned in the programme
  • Visa application and visa stamp fees at Vietnamese embassies overseas and/ or upon arrival (Please note that a visa is compulsory for most nationalities.)
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels, if not mentioned in the programme
Tour code: SGNDSLC3

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