Le Cochinchine Cruise
2 Days » Cai Be - Sadec
- Visit Cai Be floating market to witness the daily working life of locals
- Explore the eco-resort Mekong Lodge with its pretty bungalows
- Pay a visit to brickyard handicraft villages to see the process of making the traditional products
- Have chance to enjoy various tropical fruits
- Discover Sa Dec town with food market, school and bonsai garden
|Day 1||Embark Cai Be – Sa Dec||Arrive in Cai Be, explore Cai Be floating market, visit handicraft village & go sightseeing, take a boat to Mekong Lodge, embark Le Cochinchine/Mekong Emotion boat, depart Cai Be for Sa Dec||Lunch, Dinner|
|Day 2||Sa Dec - Disembark||Visit Sa Dec town, food market, primary school, bonsai garden, disembark||Breakfast|
Embark Cai Be – Sa Dec
Activities: Arrive in Cai Be, explore Cai Be floating market, visit handicraft village & go sightseeing, take a boat to Mekong Lodge, embark Le Cochinchine/Mekong Emotion boat, depart Cai Be for Sa Dec
Meal: Lunch, Dinner
10h00am: Arrive Cai Be, small motor boat trip to explore the lively Cai Be floating market in the morning.
Walking for visit a handicraft village of the local people then sightseeing the old house and sample various tropical fruits.
Continue boat trip to Mekong Lodge – an eco-resort Mekong Lodge includes more than 40 private pretty bungalows and River View Restaurant, stretched in an area of more than 10.000 m2 lays just beside the Tien River.
Visit Mekong Lodge and walking around this area to see local people who are doing daily activities and preparing lunch for their families.
Embark Le Cochinchine/Mekong Emotion boat, welcome drink and check in cabin.
Lunch served on board.
After lunch, cruise depart from Cai Be to Sa Dec via My Thuan, a nice and quiet town overlooking Mekong river. Up to river tide, stop en route to visit brickyard handricarft villages along the Mekong River.
Relax on boat while sipping an aperitif .
Dinner and overnight on board in Sa Dec.
Sa Dec - Disembark
Activities: Visit Sa Dec town, food market, primary school, bonsai garden, disembark
Breakfast on board while seeing activities on Mekong River in Sa Dec in the sunrise.
08h00: Disembark and check out luggages, let them on vehicle and start excursion to visit Sa Dec town where Marguerite Duras's famous novel Lover was set and made famous by the film L’Amant, the Marguerite Duras story and explore this town.
Visit the lively Sa Dec food market and primary school headed by Magueritte Duras.
Visit a bonsai garden by walking or biking along the village path and get yourself acquaintance with rural activities as farmers farm their fields: rice fields, and vegetable farms, fish farms.
10:00am: Disembark then get back the car for Saigon or another destination. END TOUR.
- English or French speaking guide on board, boat cruising featured in the program in details, all meals as mentionned (lunch, dinner and breakfast) and overnight on board, all entrance fees, walking or biking tour up to health’s situation of clients.