This two day tour offers you a striking opportunity to capture an essence of Mekong Delta: its verdant landscape, friendly people and fantastic cuisine. It is ideal for those with limited time.Day 01 (Lunch, Dinner)
Depart from Ho Chi Minh City around 8.am, we head to Mekong Delta, the land of nine dragons. Getting out of the city, you will see the mighty delta with its quaint rural landscape and immense waterway.
Arrive at Cai Be River Wharf around 10.am, we will get on our charming shuttle boat to reach Mekong Lodge, the green pearl of Mekong Delta. The boat transfer is part of the trip experience itself as it is your first contact with the Mekong’s fertile alluvial water, which shapes the richness of the land.
Disembark and welcome you to Mekong Lodge; our smiling staffs in local traditional costume await you at Mekong Lodge iconic front bamboo-shaped gate. Check in your private bungalows and enjoy a delicious lunch in our Mekong Riverside Restaurant.
Take some rest and begin our private walking tour to discover the nearby village around Mekong Lodge. We will visit families making coconut candy and brick to see the traditional production of goods in Mekong Delta. Meet and talk with local people, known for their friendliness, warmth and generosity.
In the evening, get some hands on culinary experience by joining our Vietnamese cooking class. Our chefs will instruct you to prepare the Mekong Lodge signature dishes. Have fun and some interesting recipes to take home with. Enjoy dinner in a cozy atmosphere. Day 02 (Breakfast)
Begin our second day with buffet breakfast, then getting on our rowed sampan to visit Cai Be floating market, a cultural feature of Mekong Delta. Try to visit it early and you will see the most vibrant scene on Tien River with hundred of boats gathering for fresh produce trade.
Come back to Mekong Lodge to continue the discovery of Mekong Delta with cycling on its tranquil winding lanes and crossing canals. Take in the fresh air, beautiful view and taste some freshly picked fruit in local orchards.
Around noon, cycle back to Mekong Lodge for check out (11.am
) and our boat will transfer you back to Cai Be harbor for your coming back to Ho Chi Minh City or further travel to Can Tho, Chau Doc, Phu Quoc or Cambodia. (Early or late check out please let us know in your request for best arrangement).
Price for 2day1night package (valid for 2016)-1 person: 83 USD/person + single supp: 39 USD -Group from 2 people up: 83 USD/personIncluded:
- Shuttle boat
from Cai Be Harbor to Mekong Lodge (2 ways)
- One night accommodation
at Mekong Lodge (twin/double sharing)
- 3 meals
( 1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner)
& service charges
- Boat trip
to the Cai Be floating market (2 ways)
- Bike & guide
- Cooking class
& all other activities mentioned in the program.Excluded:
- All service non-clearly mentioned in the inclusions list
- Road transfer to/from Cai Be harbor
• By shuttle bus
Center Ho Chi Minh City – Cai Be: 33USD/ 1 pax/ 1 way
Can Tho – Center Ho Chi Minh: 44USD/ 1 pax/ 1 way
Can Tho – Cai Be: 33USD/ 1 pax/ 1 way
Can Tho – Tra Noc airport (Can Tho International Airport): 22USD/ 1 pax
• By private car
- From Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN):
A 4 seats car: 94USD/ a car/ 1 way
A 7 seats car: 99USD/ a car/ 1 way
It takes you 2.5hrs from airport to Cai Be Harbor
- From your hotel in center Ho Chi Minh City (Sai Gon):
A 4 seats car: 83USD/ a car/ 1 way
A 7 seats car: 88USD/ a car/ 1 way
Please be advised that on Christmas Day 2015 (24/12/2015), New Year 2015 (31/12/2015), besides normal dinners with daily menus, there is the compulsory gala dinners with 20USD/pax (for the detail of Menu, please contact us).
Please kindly take note our surcharges for gala dinners (normally gala dinners will be served to guests during 23:00-24:00
How to book:
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Other tour packages:The "Day trip with lunch" package
The "3days 2 nights" packageThe Mekong Waterway 3days2nights cruise package