Begin the tour with Song Xanh Sampan Cruise 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 Sampan Cruise is 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. these 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 a number of canals and arroyos during the trip.
Meet us at Cai Be Jetty at 10 am where the crew will be ready to welcome you aboard with cold towels and a refreshing drink while the Cai Be Princess Sampan sets off for its leisurely cruise on the busy waterways of the Mekong Delta.
LP-42.09 Tòa nhà Landmark Plus, Vinhomes Central Park, 720A Điện Biên Phủ, Phường 22, Quận Bình Thạnh, TP Hồ Chí Minh
Mon - Sat 8.00 - 17.00 Sunday CLOSED