Activity My Thanh Village, Giong Trom District , Ben Tre , Vietnam Published on: 15-01-2019
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Why Chau Doc – Long Xuyen – Sa Dec – Ben Tre 3D2N is special ?
- Visit the floating market of Long Xuyen
- Huynh Thuy Le 's house
- Visit the Tan Qui Dong
- ‘Coconut Island’.
What to explore at Chau Doc – Long Xuyen – Sa Dec – Ben Tre 3D2N?
DAY 1: CHAU DOC – LONG XUYEN
Your cruise departs around 10am from the Pier in Chau Doc. Upon boarding your private sampan, your luggage will be brought to your cabin, while you enjoy a refreshing welcome cocktail on the deck and meet the crewmembers.
You will start cruising to Long Xuyenvia VamNao District . Enjoy your lunch while cruising downstream on the Hauriver.
After lunch, you can bike through a local village to explore the local riverine culture and chat with the cheerful local kids.
As you continue cruising, you will start to notice more houses on stilts and flooded fields. This area is prone to severe flooding and as result, is one of the ‘Delta’s poorest regions.
On arrival at Long Xuyen, stop a visit the floating market of Long Xuyen and watch the sunset.
Freshen up, and come to the deckwhere you will have a cooking demonstration before enjoying a delicious, 5-course dinner onboard and your boat will dock at Long Xuyen for overnight.
The rest of the evening is spent at your leisure.
DAY 2: LONG XUYEN – SA DEC –CAI BE
Enjoy Breakfast onboard your Private luxury Sampan before beginning a fulfilling second full day of cruising and touring the picturesque Mekong Delta.
The cruise will head to Sadec through smallriver that will offer a better view of local life style along the way. Stop at a local village for a short bike ride or walk to have a greater chance to interact with the locals.
Get back on the boat and enjoy your lunch while cruising to Sadec.
On arrival, you will start to explore the charming town of Sa Dec, the backdrop for the film ‘The Lover’, based on the semi-autobiographical novel of the same name by Marguerite Duras.
The story is about a teenage French girl who falls in love with a wealthy Chinese man, Huynh Thuy Le. You will visit his old family home as well as the high school where Marguerite’s mother was a teacher. You will also have a bike ride to visit the Tan Qui Dong flower village that has suppliedbonsai and flowers to Ho Chi Minh city and the neighboring provinces for many decades.
In the late afternoon prepare for dinner on board. Overnight will be spent on board at Cai Be
DAY 3: CAI BE – BEN TRE
Early morning, you will start to visit the floating market of Cai be before enjoying your Breakfast on board while you cruise towards Ben Tre province.This province is one of the country’s largest suppliers of coconuts and coconut products and as such, is known as ‘Coconut Island’.
This area offers lush scenery with green orchards and endless coconut gardens. The cruise will then take you to Ben Tre town where you will be dropped off and transfer to Saigon.
End of Service.
- Surcharge Tet holiday (07,08,09,10 Feb 2016) = +32 USD/day/cruise
- All prices is for low season ( 04 May 2016 – 30 Sep 2016). Please email us for detailed price on high season ( 01 Oct 2015 – 03 May 2016)
- English/French speaking guide
- Boat trips as mentioned
- Meals as mentioned
- Admission fee to indicated sights
- 02 nights on luxury sampan
- All activities as mentioned
- Gov’t tax
- Car transfer
- Travel insurance of any kind
- Tip, drinks, personal expenses
- Others services not mentioned
My Thanh Village, Giong Trom District , Ben Tre , Vietnam
Chau Doc – Long Xuyen – Sa Dec – Ben Tre 3D2N serves Private tour.
(2 - 2 participants.)533.00 USD
(3 - 4 participants.)469.00 USD
(5 - 6 participants.)418.00 USD