1 DAY CRUISE CAI BE - DONG HIEP HOA
Route: Saigon - Cai Be - Dong Hiep Hoa
Duration: 1 Days/ 0 Night
Depart from: Ho Chi Minh City
Pick up from your hotel in Saigon City.
Our 1 Day private cruise excursion starts from Cai Be, departing from our own pier in Phu An hamlet at around 10.00 am.
Upon embarkation on Cai Be Princess boat, clients are welcomed with fresh cotton towels.
The tour will start with the visit of Cai Be colorful floating market, cruising among local sampans coming from all provinces of the delta full of fruits and vegetables. Your sampan will proceed to Dong Hoa Hiep island located between Vinh Long and Cai Be. During a 40 minutes cruise, you will be able to discover beautiful landscapes along the river and observe the typical Mekong delta rural life. These evergreen islands among the Mekong River still remain unknown to many people.
Visit at an ancient mandarin house dating from the 19th century where the family will welcome you with a cup a tea.
Back on board, we will lead to you to observe the activity of the biggest rice stock market. Further, others stops will allow you to see a traditional bricks and tiles factory and how locals are using palm leaves for houses. Cruising 20 minutes further to Phu An hamlet passing by Cai Be beautiful church, we will have a visit at some interesting home factories to see how rice paste is made, but also rice cookies, coco candies, as well as longan fruits drying process.
Lunch will await you at Le Longanier, a superb Indochinese villa located in a lush tropical garden by the river, surrounded by fruit orchards.
(*) Set menu lunch: Vegetable Soup, Le Longanier Fried Spring rolls, Fried Mekong Elephant Ear Fish, Fried Mixed Vegetables with Pork, Caramelized Pork in Clay Pot, Seasonal Fresh Fruits. Other menus, please contact us.
After a short walk along a beautiful canal, the excursion will end at approx. 3.30pm at Ba Bon Bridge where your own private transportation vehicle will await you.
Transfer back to Saigon City. End of service.
|Prices quoted in VND nett per person|
|2 - 3 pax||4 - 6 pax||7 - 9 pax||10 - 15 pax|
|Rate per Pax||2,415,000 vnd||1,575,000 vnd||1,260,000 vnd||903,000 vnd|
Exchange Rate: 21000 VND/USD
Group price policies:
- 5% discount for any groups from 6 to 10 people
- 10% discount for any groups from 11 people or more
- Special promotion: 5% discount for all groups booking from 1 May to 30 September
All the prices are valid in 2011, subject to change without prior notices
Inclusions of the trip
- Road Transportation
- 1 Day cruise on Cai Be Princess junk on private chartered basis
- Fresh cotton towels, fresh fruits, hot green tea, mineral water during cruise
- Lunch (as per menu described)
- Visits mentioned
- Crew assistance
- VAT and service charge
Exclusions of the trip
- Supplements mentioned
- Drinks during meals
- Travel Insurance
- Tipping / Crew during cruise
- Personal expenses