Begin cruising from Phu An Jetty at 10:00 am. From the sampan, observe life as it plays out on shore – people going about their daily activities against picturesque landscapes – while your attentive crew serves tea and seasonal fruit. Before arriving at Sa Dec, stop at various points along the river for a look into some of the cottage industries of the region including a brick factory where everything is made by hand, pass monkey bridges and tiny villages to visit a Cao Dai temple. Arrive in Sa Dec and stroll to the outdoor market.
Visit one of the highlights of the charming town, the ancient house of Huynh Thuy Le, a real-life character in the celebrated novel and film “The Lover” by Marguerite Duras. Lunch is served on board while cruising towards Can Tho along a narrow canal teeming with life. Explore the countryside surroundings by local rowboat. Your last stopover before sunset is at an ancient house (a “Nha Co” in Vietnamese), dating back to the 19th century. The owner will welcome you and a candlelit dinner is served in this authentic countryside setting. After dinner return on board while the Song Xanh continues its cruise towards the Hau River. Overnight on board.
Wake up early at 6:00 am for a visit to the famous Cai Rang Floating Market which operates daily starting from 5:00 am. Breakfast is served on board while the Song Xanh navigates towards the market among local barges loaded down with fruits and vegetables from the Delta, making for some stunning photos. Continue cruising towards Victoria Can Tho and disembark at the hotel’s private jetty
Song Xanh Sampans are built for those who are interested in cruising in the Mekong Delta. a few but very unique Sampans are well prepared with bamboo and rattan furniture to give you a very charming atmosphere. this cruises are provided to serve individuals, couples and families with children, each sampan will carry a charming rowing boat which is called Xuong, well designed for a long exploration of the delta throughout number of canals and arroyos during the trip.
Depart north toward Mui Ne through the rubber plantations, the arid semi – desert landscape with cacti and shrubs, dragon fruit gardens
Song Xanh will take you from Cai Be to a couple of stops in Mekong Delta such as Rach Gia, Vinh Long, Sa Dec, Can Tho, and more, and the best part is that you will have lunch at “Le Longanier”, a traditional Indochinese villa located in a middle of lush tropical fruit plantations.
Chung cư, Lầu 10-01 Lô C, Phạm Viết Chánh, Bình Thạnh, Hồ Chí Minh, Việt Nam
Mon - Sat 8.00 - 17.00 Sunday CLOSED