Mien Tay 3 Days: My Tho - Long Xuyen 3 Days

Mien Tay 3 Days: My Tho - Long Xuyen
Highlights: This 3-day cruise (Saigon - My Tho - Long Xuyen) takes you deeper into the Mekong Delta. Trip includes cycling or walking on one of Mekong islands, witness daily life and local people’s activities. You will leisurely cruise down the Mekong River while enjoying the peaceful scenery and enjoy the magnificent sunset on the Tien river. Visiting colorful Cai Be floating market. Walk to visit a handicraft village of the local people then sightseeing the old house and sample various tropical fruits.

Itinerary

Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City - Embark My Tho - Cai Be

08h00am: pick up at hotel in Saigon then route for My Tho (70km).
10h00am: boarding on Mien Tay sampan in My Tho, welcome drink and check in Mien Tay sampan.
The guests can walk through the island, trying native fruits viewing local handicraft production and meeting the local people. Then take a brief sampan ride through palm-shaded creeks.
Back to Mien Tay sampan. Lunch served on board. Then cruise for Cai Be via Ngu Hiep.

Arrive Ngu Hiep island. Disembark and leisure biking or walking tour on this island seeing daily life and local people’s activities.
Then boat depart for Cai Be, leisurely cruise up the Mekong River while enyoying the beautiful scenery and enjoy the magnificent sunset on the Tien river.
Dinner and overnight on board in Cai Be.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner  

Day 2: Cai Be - Sa Dec - Long Xuyen

After breakfast, explore the lively Cai Be floating market in early morning.
Walking for visit the handicraft village of the local people.
Sightseeing the old house and sample various tropical fruits.
Continue boat trip to Mekong Lodge – an eco-resort Mekong Lodge includes 29 private pretty bungalows and River View Restaurant, stretched in an area of more than 10000 m2 lays just beside the Tien River. Lunch on board. Boat flowing to LONG XUYEN via SADEC, walking for visit Sadec town where Margueritte Duras's famous novel Lover was set and made famous by the film L’Amant, the Marguerite Duras story and explore this town. Visit a bonsai garden and the local market. Cruise continue to Long Xuyen. Leisurely cruise up the Mekong River while enyoying the beautiful scenery and the aperitifs and sunset cruise. Dinner  and nite on board in LONGXUYEN.

Meals: Breakfast
, Lunch, Dinner  

Day 3: Long Xuyen - Ho Chi Minh City

In the morning, the noise of the floating market wake you up, visit the daily life of the local people who live on both sides of the Mekong river breakfast on board, then our small boat take you to visit of  CULAO Ong Ho (museum of the 02nd President of the Vietnam) and the small arroyos on the island and a biggest crocodile farm in Mekong.
Check out, disembark and return to vehicle at Long Xuyen pier. Having lunch (up to river tide and according to the availibility of Mien Tay boat, clients will have lunch at restaurant or on board). After lunch, drive back to HCMC and arrive HCMC about 18h00.

Meals: Breakfast

Prices & Inclusions

Price is from~US$ 181 per person
All rates are quoted per private boat/ group. Prices are valid from 1st Dec, 2012 to 31st Dec, 2014.
Prices Include:
• Route transfers (with driver only)
• English or French speaking guide on board
• Boat cruising featured in the program in details
• All meals as mentionned (lunch, dinner and breakfast)
• Overnight on board 2 night
• All entrance fees
• Walking or biking tour (up to health’s situation of clients)

Prices Exclude:
• Beverages/drinks
• Tourist insurances
• Tips are welcome
• Personal expenses
• Any service not mentioned in the Inclusion.

Supplement for transportation services

• For private round trip transfers Ho Chi Minh City – My Tho and Can Tho - Ho Chi Minh City: VND5,028,000 (US$239)/ 4seater car, VND5,304,000 (US$253)/7 seater car, VND5,664,000 (US$270)/ 16 seater minibus.

Special Conditions for Children
• Children under 6 years old: free.
• Children 07-11 years old: 75% of adult.
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