The welcoming rice bowl of Vietnam

Delta essentials, overnight

[image] The entrance to the pagoda, hidden in the green

Departure: 08h00 from Ho Chi Minh City, District 1 - Duration: 2 days

Escape from Saigon for a night at the heart of the delta over 2 days: a grand outing in a sampan takes you through the delta's rivers, to share a meal with a local family, paddle a bicycle in the countryside and discover a Khmer sanctuary. On the next day, take a cruise to the floating market with breakfast on board, and return to Saigon after lunch.

The tour includes     Extras & Options available
shuttle transfer return trip from HCMC extra: personal guide all along the tour
grand outing in gold and green extra: a benediction ceremony
night at the Lighthouse or Nam Bộ extra: dinner at the Sao Hôm, in the old market
breakfast cruise to the floating market extra: Western breakfast iso Vietnamese
extra: cycling excursion after the floating market
extra: Lunch at the Lighthouse

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For two passengers up

Delta essentials overnight (group of 2 pass.) 5 470 000 đ per passenger
- Better rates with group size: for a group of 10, as low as 3 500 000 đ per passenger

These prices include a 10% promotional rebate on our accommodation and daytime cruise services.


Date Time Service                       Notes
Day 1 08:00 shuttle transfer towards Cần Thơ Meeting point in downtown Saigon District 1
11:30 Grand outing in Gold and Green Board a sampan as soon as you arrive in Cần Thơ to go have lunch with a local family on an island; then paddle a bicycle for an hour before boarding back and following a small, green river towards a Khmer sanctuary, in an ambiance reminiscent of Buddhism's ancient Indian origins.
18:00 Night at the Lighthouse or at Nam Bộ You are free to roam for dinner
Day 2 07:00 Breakfast cruise to the floating market Board on a sampan with breakfast towards the floating market: some of the last occasions to see an authentic floating market before they vanish. The excursion then takes you to a visit of the Cái Răng market on shore.
Free time for lunch
13:30 Shuttle transfer back to HCMC After lunch, the shuttle takes you back to Ho Chi Minh City (3 hours).

Many possible extras:

  • your own English-speaking guide along the whole program
  • a private car instead of a shuttle
  • a traditional benediction ceremony at the Khmer pagoda
  • dinner on the first evening
  • a cycling excursion after the floating market
  • lunch on the second day
  • and others
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