Lose yourself deep into the heart of the Mekong delta, over one night or more, on board the Bassac, two classic wooden cruisers with all comfort on board and caring service.
All the meals are included: Classic Vietnamese cuisine fresh from the galley for lunch and dinner, with an extra touch of class in the evening. And for breakfast: all manners of bread hot from the oven, as we bake afresh every day.
The Retreat escapes include ateliers to express yourself and connect with your surroundings: clay modelling, painting, bread making, and also visits on shore. Yoga mats are even available for morning sessions.
You are welcome to join in on any activity, or to simply sit back, relax and enjoy the cruise.
Charter a Bassac for your own use.
Make a special occasion really special and host it on board a Bassac, in the middle of nature in the Mekong delta.
Or host a meeting or training session on board, away from any distractions, and with pauses or excursions to set the pace.
Enjoy the ultimate freedom and charter a Bassac to take your party wherever you like, imparting it with your spin and character.
You may build your own itinerary. Whether you mean to explore specific places in the delta, or simply see varied landscapes, chartering a Bassac affords you the freedom to reach most everywhere. From a XIXth century franciscan monastery to the land of Khmer temples, we have even been to the mouth of the Mekong on the Gulf of Thailand.
The Bassac are the perfect means to discover the Mekong delta as part of a journey in Vietnam.
Join in on a discovery cruise: the Bassac take you into the greener areas of the Mekong delta, overnight into the middle of life about the river. We take you to visit in the afternoon the countryside and its inhabitants, and in the morning what the destination is known for, be it its market, a famous old house or the local handicraft.
Departure at noon - Arrival by mid-morning, typically from Cần Thơ.