Bassac Mekong Cruise from CAN THO City to CAI BE
Program of the journey: CAN THO CITY to CAI BE
Departure : CAN THO CITY
Boarding at: Noon
Rate from (per person in US dollar): 285 USD / Per Person
The exquisite Bassac Cruise operates cruise trip to Mekong Delta, Vietnam. The cruise offers perfect luxurious accommodation for ensuring a delightful and exquisite stay in the area. The cruise provides unique and welcoming atmosphere with modern architecture and cozy interior.
Bassac Cruise features spacious 70 square feet sundeck for relishing the lavish environment and a charismatic 100 square feet restaurant offering delicious Vietnamese and international sea food and other cuisines. The boat is made of completely wooden interior and overlooks the idyllic sightseeing.
Modern facilities and lavish ambiance guarantees a memorable stay to all customers. Bassac Cruise presents the most unique experience in exploring the ancient and traditional culture of Mekong Delta.
In the morning, driver picks you up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City and transfers to the heart of the Mekong Delta. En route, pass farmers tending their fields and drying their produces on the sides of the road. You board at Ninh Kieu Pier in Can Tho, enjoy welcome drink.
Have introduction to the ship and crew, check in the cabins. You depart downstream of Hau River. Enjoy lunch, en route. Rest on the deck. Then, take a tour near Tra On floating market. Turn into Nicolai canal, towards the Mang Thit and Co Chien Rivers. Rest on the upper deck in a scenery of rice fields, sugar cane, woods on the near banks. By mid-afternoon, the Bassac casts anchor for a visit on shore: past the first tree line, quiet discovery of the peaceful life in the delta's countryside, of rice fields, fruit trees and the welcoming inhabitants.
Board back, complimentary drink as a welcome back on board. Rest on the deck or around the bar enjoying the sunset. The crew will serve dinner while the Bassac is cruising Mang Thit River towards her anchorage point for the night. The Bassac sets anchor for the night on river Mang Thit.
Accommodation: Bassac Cruise
At 6:30 A.M the ship is cruising towards Cai Be Floating Market. The passengers take their breakfast while enjoying the scenery on the banks. The Bassac crosses Co Chien River then branches into Cho Lach canal for 30 minutes through the traffic of sand and rice barges, in scenery of fruit drying facilities and wooden ship building yards. Arrival in Cai Be, check-out and boarding of a local boat for a tour of Cai Be floating market and handicraft. You drive back to HCMC. End of the trip.