Sail the beautiful Mekong River on a 2-day luxury cruise, and experience authentic Mekong Delta culture. Taste the delicious local cuisine, cycle through small villages, and visit the bustling Cai Rang floating market on an unforgettable journey tailored to those seeking to travel the Mekong Delta in comfort and ease.
- 2 days
- All year long
- Mekong Delta
- Cai Rang Floating Market
- Can Tho
- Vinh Long
Day 1 - Saigon - Cai Be
The day starts with an 8 AM pick up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
From there, you'll head to Cai Be, where you'll board Le Cochinchine's charming luxury cruise boat.
After enjoying welcoming drink onboard, you'll sail through a maze of rivers and canals, visiting local handicraft villages and taking in the Mekong Delta culture while sampling the exotic fruits and vegetables that grow in the area.
The next stop will be at Vinh Long, where you'll go sightseeing on the beautiful An Binh Islet with its pristine rice fields, wetlands, tropical gardens, and flowering orchards.
The cruise will continue towards Can Tho, Mekong Delta's largest city. You will stop at the Cho Lach flower village where you can cycle the countryside and handpick fruits from the trees.
The journey will continue to Mang Thit while you'll watch the sunset from the upper deck and enjoy a delicious dinner.
Day 2 Cai Be - Saigon
The second day starts with an early breakfast before you head to the bustling Cai Rang floating market.
Recognized as one of the busiest floating markets in the world, at Cai Rang, you'll find hundreds of vendors selling local produce such as fruits and vegetables and various household items.
Next, you'll visit the nearby villages and mingle with the locals before boarding the small traditional boat that takes through the canals of Tan Phong islands, which are lined with tropical fruit orchards.
Lastly, you'll head back to Cai Be, where you'll get in the car destined for Ho Chi Minh City. After the 3-hour drive, you'll be dropped off at your hotel.
Good to know
- Accommodation on board based on twin share
- English / French speaking guide during the cruise
- Meals as stated in the itinerary.
- The cruise by Le Cochichine
- Transfers by private vehicle from / back HCMC.
- Personal expenses
- Services not listed in the itinerary.