Explore Mekong River with Bassac Cruise
Explore Mekong River with Bassac Cruise depart from Ho Chi Minh city, and Can Tho city explore Mekong Delta is called “The Rice basket of Vietnam”. It lives up to its reputation with enormous number of fruit gardens and orchards on one side and endless golden rice field on the other side of the river. Cruising with Bassac, you will spend a great time to enjoy and admire the peaceful beauty of Mekong River. Along the journey, you will meet and get in touch with local people occasionally. From a fruit seller to a fisherman, you will always feel a warm welcome from local residence with their honesty and great hospitality.
Join Explore Mekong River with Bassac Cruise 2 days 1 nights or 3 days 2 nights . Guests can enjoy activities such as :
➤ Enjoy the mighty Mekong River Delta.
➤Experience gorgeous scenery along river bank.
➤Visit the famous Cai Be floating market in the morning.
➤Taste the exceptional Vietnamese food onboard.
➤ Learn daily life of local poeple on water by visiting rice fields, villages, fruit orchards…
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Explore Mekong River with Bassac Cruise215 USD/pax
Pick up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City and transfer to Can Tho (NOT INCLUDED in cabin price)
. Boarding at Can Tho at Ninh Kieu pier. Welcome drink, introduction to the ship and crew, check into the cabins. Departure downstream of the Hau river. Lunch on board while en route.
Tour near Tra On Floating Market.
Turning into Nicolai canal, towards the Mang Thit River 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.
Boarding 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.
Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Bassac Cruise
06:30 Departure towards Cai Be. 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 a 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.
End of services by mid-morning on shore at Cái Bè.
Please note you will leave the Bassac for good upon boarding the small boat for the last visit, typically about 8:30.
2D/1N Bassac package (joint basis)
Accommodation on boat with meals as program.
Service charge, room tax and handling fee
Tour not included
International airfare to/from Vietnam, personal insurance
Expenditure of a personal nature, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry & etc.
Cancellation by Customer:
More than 30 days: 10% of total rate
From 30 to 8 days prior to departure :30% total rate
From 7 days prior to departure : 100%
Child under 2 years old: F.O.C.
Child 2- 9 years old: 75% adult price.
Maximum 1 child sharing same room with 2 adults
Additional charge for Christmas Eve and New Year Eve, Vietnamese Lunar New Year: + 45 USD/ 1 person
Surcharge for high season from from 01/Oct - 31/May: 50 USD/ 1 person
Shuttle bus transfer Hochiminh - Cái Be – Can Tho - Hochiminh: 50 USD/ 1 person