(The itinerary might subject to change route vice versa Because it belongs to even days or odd days.)
Price per person in USD
|Group size (Pax)||2||3-6||7-10||SGL/SUP|
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Your Hotel|
|PICK UP TIME||08:00 AM (at hotel’s Lobby|
|INCLUDED||Transportation on board and round trip transfer Ho Chi Minh city – Can Tho – Cai Be – Ho Chi Minh city||Accommodation of each passenger in a twin-share cabin, double- or twin-bedded||Meals mentioned in itinerary (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)||Vietnamese coffee, tea; mineral water||Two visits on shore or on a small skiff|
|Access to all services on board||Access to and from the board on a longboat||Shared English speaking guide on-board|
|The Price Excludes||Road, speedboat transfer, except if specifically mentioned in the booking confirmation||Bar services||ersonal travel insurance||Tips and gratuities|
8:00 AM: Transfer from your holel to Can Tho (4 hours driving) by private car.
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.
Turning into Nicolai canal, towards the Mang Thit 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 serves 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.
06:00: Departure towards Cai Be. The passengers take their breakfast at 7:00 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 near Cai Be, check-out and transfer to a rowing boat for a quiet visit through a small canal if the tide allows.
Rendez-vous with a local boat, which will take you to shore for a visit of Cai Be’s handicraft.
End of services by mid-morning on shore at Cái Bè.
Car is waiting and take you back to Ho Chi Minh city.
Please note you will leave the Bassac for good upon boarding the small boat for the last visit, typically about 8:30.
The details of the program and the visits may vary depending on logistics or technical constraints.