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From Mekong to Con Dao Island 6 days

Ho Chi Minh - Mekong Delta - Can Tho - Con Dao

Overview

An ideal tour in the South of Vietnam by visiting Mekong Delta River then escapes to Con Dao Island, an untouched paradise of white sandy beaches, warm blue water, a perfect place to spend time with friends and family in the warm sun.

Highlights

  • Discovering Mekong Delta where you will have real experience of rural life.
  • Enjoy fantastic sunset on sundeck and peaceful atmosphere on Mekong River
  • Explore Cai Rang or Cai Be bustling floating market to get an insight into Delta river’s daily life. 
  • Relax and enjoy yourself at pristine Con Dao Island

Itinerary

Please check the full itinerary and photograph of this Mekong – Con Dao Island tour for your reference. If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

DAY 1: HO CHI MINH CITY - MEKONG DELTA

In the morning we pick you up at your hotel in Saigon and take you to Can Tho. You board your wooden river cruise vessel around noon. After a refreshing welcome drink, we show you our on-board facilities and your cozy cabin. As lunch is served, the boat starts cruising. Sit back and watch the fantastic scenery and the daily life of the Mekong people. In the afternoon you can disembark for a guided leisurely stroll through a village and the surrounding fruit orchards or rice fields. Meet the friendly locals and taste the local produce and fruits. Get back on board and enjoy a drink at the bar or relax on deck as the sun sets over the magnificent water landscape of the Mekong River. The cruise boat will anchor for the night. The day ends with a delicious on-board dinner. You stay overnight on board your floating hotel in the Mekong Delta.

Meal: Lunch, Dinner
Tour guide: English speaking guide

mekong delta

DAY 2: MEKONG DELTA

Wake up well rested to the sound of the river and get ready for another exciting day of sightseeing in the Mekong Delta. At 6.30h the cruise vessel sets off for a sunrise cruise. Watch the locals go about their daily work drying exotic fruits and building ships on the wooden yards while enjoying an early breakfast.

After breakfast, we will board a sampan boat to Cai Rang floating market, the region’s busiest and most lively market. Marvel at the sheer abundance of exotic fruits and vegetables. We will pull up to the boats for talking and bargaining with the merchants. We will also visit some of the local candy and cake making factories or boat through the green water landscape to see local houses, verdant orchards, and ship-building yards. Alternatively, you can discover the nearby town by foot or explore the small side canals of the Mekong river on a bicycle. The cruise boat then resumes its journey as lunch is served. In the afternoon there will be another side trip to one of the exotic villages along the way.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Tour guide: English speaking guide

cai rang floating market

DAY 3: CAN THO - CON DAO

On day 3 you wake up well rested to the sound of the river and get ready for another exciting day of sightseeing in the Mekong Delta. At 6.30h the cruise vessel sets off for a sunrise cruise. Watch the locals go about their daily work drying exotic fruits and building ships on the wooden yards while enjoying an early breakfast.

After breakfast and check out, we board a sampan boat to Cai Rang floating market, the region’s busiest and most lively markets. Marvel at the sheer abundance of exotic fruits, vegetables, and skilfully handcrafted regional products. We will pull up to the boats for talking and bargaining with the merchants. 

After the excursion to the market, it is time to start the journey to Con Dao. From Can Tho we travel by road (approx. 2h) to Tran De a small port town at the mouth of the Mekong into the ocean and the gateway to Con Dao. You board the speed boat to Con Dao (travel time 2h30). After arrival in Con Dao island, a shuttle to the center of Con Dao is available free of charge. Leisure beach time. Check-in and overnight in Con Dao.

Meal: Breakfast
Tour guide: English speaking guide

mekong delta

DAY 4: CON DAO

Leisure beach time. Overnight in Con Dao.

Meal: Breakfast
Tour guide: English speaking guide


DAY 5: CON DAO

Leisure beach time. Overnight in Con Dao.

Meal: Breakfast
Tour guide: English speaking guide


DAY 6: CON DAO - HO CHI MINH CITY

Transfer to the airport for flight to HCMC.

Meal: Breakfast
Tour guide: English speaking guide

con dao

Pricing

 

Category Price valid from Jan 1st – Dec 31th, 2020 (per person in US dollar)

2 people

3 – 4 people 5 – 6 people 7 – 8 people

Single

supplement

$715 $705 $698 $695 $664

 

ACCOMMODATION

 

Destination

Hotel Names

Mekong Cruise

Mekong Eyes Classic Cruise – Deluxe Room

Con Dao Island

Con Dao Resort – Deluxe Seaview Room

 

Include & Exclude

TRIP INCLUSIVE

  • All private transfer and transportation
  • Accommodation shared in Twin/Double room with daily breakfast
  • Experienced local English / French speaking guide
  • Two dáy river cruise package
  • Meals as stated in the itinerary
  • All sightseeing tickets
  • Water and tissues on coach
  • Services charges and government tax.

TRIP EXCLUSIVE

  • International flights & departures taxes
  • Beverage
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses, tips, and gratuities
  • Vietnam visa stamping fee.
  • Others not mentioned above

Note:

* Check-in time: 02.00pm – Check-out time: 12.00pm.

* Price is based on a minimum of 2 people sharing 1 double/ twin room. A single supplement is surcharged when one person occupies one room.

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