Bassac Mekong Cruises – 2 days

Day 1: Cai Be – Can Tho (L/D)

Boarding at Cai Be at noon. Welcome drink, Introduction to the ship and crew, check into the cabins.

Departure towards Cho Lach on the Tien Giang river. Lunch while on route. Rest on the deck.

The Bassac slips into the Chợ Lách canal, in the middle of the hustle and bustle of the river traffic, between markets and churches, a unique opportunity for a glimpse of the very varied life on the banks as well as on the water. Visit of a village on the banks of river Mang Thit, an opportunity to appreciate the way of life and hospitality of the local inhabitants. Visit of the orchard or rice fields nearby.

Boarding back, complimentary drink as a welcome back on board. Rest on the deck enjoying the sunset. The crew will serve dinner while the Bassac is cruising Mang Thit river. The Bassac sets anchor just downstream from the little Tra On floating market, for the night.

Day 2 : Can Tho -Saigon (B)

You may get up for breakfast as early as 06:30, as the ship is resuming its cruise the Tra On floating market. The ship then departs towards Can Tho.

Arrival in Cai Rang floating market, check out and transfer onto a local boat to visit the floating market, the nearby arroyos and gardens and return to the Ninh Kieu pier. End of services by mid-morning on shore at Can Tho.

Please note you will leave the Bassac for good upon boarding the small boat for the last visit, typically about 8:30.

14 Feb 2012 to 31 Oct 2012

Hotel ClassSize of groupSingle Supplement
Double share3 - 12 pax13 pax up
Standard $ 383 $ 356 $ 324  

1 Nov 2012 to 31 Oct 2013

Hotel ClassSize of groupSingle Supplement
Double share3 - 12 pax13 pax up
Standard $ 400 $ 373 $ 353  

(Seasonal prices apply and will be confirmed when booking! All rates are quoted in US$/person)

Cruise Includes:

-Transportation on board
-Accommodation of each passenger in a twin-share cabin, double- or twin-bedded, except where other accommodation arrangements are mentioned in the group details
-Three meals
-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.

Cruise Excludes :

- Transfer from/to Saigon
- Travel insurance
- Road transfer except if specifically mentioned in the price schedule
- Bar services and other non-included drinks
- Tips and gratuities
- Other not mentioned

** Itinerary & program subject to change when necessary with or without prior notice

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