3 Days / 2 Nights - Tours
Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh by Boat
Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Day 1 Ho Chi Minh City
- Cai Be - Can Tho
Pick up at your hotel and transfer to the Mekong Delta. The Delta
is the southernmost region of Vietnam and renowned for it's richness
and cultivations. The famous Mekong River spreads here into many
arms before he flows into the South China Sea and we will discover
this beautiful area by traveling by boat on the river. Our drive
to Cai Be takes approximately 3 hours. Lunch at local restaurant.
This afternoon we will make
a boat trip and visit a bonsai garden, a fruit orchards and walk
along the river through the some peaceful villages. Late afternoon
continue by car to Can Tho and transfer to hotel. Dinner and accommodation
at Victoria Hotel, Can Tho.
Day 2 Can Tho - Cai Rang - Chau Doc
Breakfast. Today we will travel by traditional wooden motorboat
on the Hau River to Cai Rang and Phong Dien. Along the way we will
visit a floating market where rowers carefully balance longboats
loaded with fruits and vegetables. This area is known for growing
durian, orange and mangosteen, and we visit an orchard. In the afternoon
drive to Thot Not stork sanctuary where we take a short boat trip
along the narrow canals to the watchtowers. Along the way see how
the local people live on the water. Later this afternoon, drive
to Chau Doc on the banks of the Mekong River near the Cambodian
border. Dinner and Accommodation at Victoria Doc Hotel.
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3 Chau Doc - Phnom Penh
Breakfast. Early morning board the motorboat Boat to Phnom Penh.
Traveling time including customs / immigrations at border check
points about 4 hours. End of services.