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MeKong Cruise On Boat Of L'Amant   3 sao
03 days 02 nights Von 00 USD
Day 1 HO CHI MINH CITY / CAI BE / VINH LONG  / SA DEC  (L/D)

Meeting point is at 09h30 at the lobby of the caravelle hotel. Coach transfer to cai be in the very heart of the mekong delta. On arrival, embark on board l'amant and enjoy a delectable lunch and get acquainted with the crew, while the vessel starts its way to vinh long.

In the early afternoon, embark on a small boat for a journey towards an binh islands. On arrival, continue the tour by bicycle to visit tien chau ancient pagoda, some tropical fruit orchard gardens and discover the everyday life in the mekong delta. Continue to visit a traditional house and enjoy some mouth-watering tropical fruits. Then tour on a small boat along the canals and stop at a bonsai garden.

Anchorage near sa dec. Welcome dinner and overnight on board of l'amant.

Day 2  SA DEC / CAI BE (B/L/D)

After breakfast, visit sa dec, the old-fashioned town, famous for its flowers and bonsai plants, and where the french writer marguerite duras spent her childhood. Visit the ancient house of huynh thuy le, the "house of the chinese" described in the novel l'amant, before heading to a chinese temple and stopping at the tomb of l'amant. Finally, visit the school where margerite's mother has taught and stroll through the lively market streets of this fascinating town. On the way back, pass-by the house where marguerite's mother used to live with her children.

Return on board l'amant.

In the early afternoon, arrive in cai be and embark on a local sampan boat for a journey through the numerous arroyos and be captivated by the serenity of the mekong delta. Visit an ancient colonial house and a traditional plant for puffed rice. In the late afternoon, have fun in a cooking demonstration on board - an interesting way to learn about the local ingredients and how to cook some vietnamese traditional dishes.

Farewell dinner and overnight on board of l'amant.

Note: the school is closed during tet (vietnamese new year festival) and other public holidays.

Day 3 CAI BE / HO CHI MINH CITY (B)

Early breakfast on board (7h00) before checking-out and embarking on a local sampan boat and sail through small arroyos to explore the vibrant cai be's floating market.

After the visit, head back to Ho Chi Minh City by coach. Arrive at caravelle hotel at around 12h00.

End of our services.

Our prices include:

  •  Transfer by an air-conditioned vehicle.
  •  Cruise and overnight in a private cabin on L’Amant boat.
  •   Meals as mentioned on the program: (B) for breakfast, (L) for lunch or (D) for dinner.
  •   Local English Speaking guide on board.
  •  Excursions, visit fee for all sightseeing as mention on program.
  • Government taxes currently in force (VAT…)

Our prices do not include:

  •  Visa for Vietnam.
  •   International flights.
  •   Drinks, tips, personal expenses and all services not clearly mentioned.

Note:

  •  Departure every Mondays Wednesdays and Fridays.
  •  Program is subject to change without prior notice due to the level of water or for safety reason.
  •   We reserve the right to adjust the prices at any time in the event of an increase in the fuel surcharge applied by the transport companies.
  •  Visa into Vietnam available upon arrival at the airport with prior arrangement for authorisation letter.
  •  In general most places are closed in Vietnam throughout the period of the Lunar New Year.