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Bassac Cruise 3 days: Cai Be - Can Tho

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Bassac Cruise 3 days: Cai Be - Can Tho

Ho Chi Minh City - Cai Be - Can Tho - Bassac Cruise

Duration: 3 days 2 nights

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.

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Description

The original Bassac, built in the hull of a rice transporting barge, is a cozy ship sized right for a family excursion or a group of friends, who will love to appropriate it for the duration of their journey.

Bassac I is a green ship. It treats its waste water and recycles the waste heat from the engine. It is qualified as a first-class river vessel VR-SI.

Maximum 12 passengers
4 Twin, with private access and en suite bathroom 2 Double, slightly smaller, with private access and en suite bathroom

24m long, all wood, two passenger decks
Dining room and bar on the main deck
Sundeck at the front upper deck
Dining area at the rear upper deck
 
Brief Itinerary
Route1: Ho Chi Minh City - Cai Be - Can Tho - Ho Chi Minh City
Departing on Wednesdays and Thursdays
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City - Cai Be
Day 2: Cai Be - Can Tho
Day 3: Can Tho - Ho Chi Minh City

Route2: Ho Chi Minh City - Can Tho - Cai Be - Ho Chi Minh City
Departing on Thursdays and Fridays
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City - Can Tho - Thot Not
Day 2: Can Tho - Tra On - Mang Thit
Day 3: Cai Be - Ho Chi Minh City
 
Program Details;
 
Route1: Ho Chi Minh City - Cai Be - Can Tho - Ho Chi Minh City

Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City - Cai Be

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 en 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: Cai Be - Can Tho

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, transfer onto a local boat to visit the floating market, the nearby arroyos and gardens and return to the Ninh Kieu pier by mid-morning.
Boarding back at Ninh Kieu pier. Welcome drink. Departure upstream of the Hau river. Lunch on board while en route.
Upon arrival at Thot Not, transfer on the longboat to take some walks at the bamboo village in Thot Not.
Boarding back at dusk, rest on the deck for the sunset while taking somes drinks at the bar.
The dinner is served on board. The Bassac takes the way back to Can Tho and casts anchor near Can Tho for the night.

Day 3: Can Tho - Ho Chi Minh City

Breakfast is available from 06:30, while the ship is cruising towards Can Tho city.
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.
Arrival at Ninh Kieu, Can Tho, late morning.

End of services by mid-morning on shore at Can Thơ.
Please note you will leave the Bassac for good upon boarding the small boat for the last visit, typically about 8:30.

Route2: Ho Chi Minh City - Can Tho - Cai Be - Ho Chi Minh City

Day 1: Can Tho - Thot Not

Boarding at Can Tho at Ninh Kieu pier. Welcome drink, introduction to the ship and crew, check into the cabins. Departure upstream of the Hau river. Lunch on board while en route.
Upon arrival at Thot Not, transfer on the longboat to take some walks at the bamboo village in Thot Not.
Boarding back at dusk, rest on the deck for the sunset while taking somes drinks at the bar.
The dinner is served on board. The Bassac takes the way back to Can Tho and casts anchor near Can Tho for the night

Day 2: Can Tho - Tra On - Mang Thit

Breakfast is available from 06:30, while the ship is cruising towards Can Tho city.
Arrival in Cai Rang floating market, transfer onto a local boat to visit the floating market, the nearby arroyos and gardens and return to the Ninh Kieu pier.
Arrival at Ninh Kieu, Can Tho, late morning.
Boarding at Can Tho at Ninh Kieu pier. Welcome drink, departure downstream of the Hau river. Lunch on board while en route.
Tour near Tra On floating market.
Turning into Nicolai canal, towards the Mang Thit and Co Chien rivers. Rest on the upper deck in a scenery of rice fields, sugar cane, woods on the near banks.
By mid-afternoon, the Bassac casts anchor for a visit on shore: past the first tree line, quiet discovery of the peaceful life in the delta's countryside, of rice fields, fruit trees and the welcoming inhabitants.
Boarding back, complimentary drink as a welcome back on board. Rest on the deck or around the bar enjoying the sunset.
The crew will serve dinner while the Bassac is cruising Mang Thit river towards her anchorage point for the night.
The Bassac sets anchor for the night on river Mang Thit..

Day 3:Cai Be - Ho Chi Minh

06:30 Departure towards Cai Be. The passengers take their breakfast while enjoying the scenery on the banks.
The Bassac crosses Co Chien river then branches into Cho Lach canal for 30 minutes through the traffic of sand and rice barges, in a scenery of fruit drying facilities and wooden ship building yards.
Arrival in Cai Be, check-out and boarding of a local boat for a tour of Cai Be floating market and handicraft.
End of services by mid-morning on shore at Cái Bè.
 

Tour Policy

Price Includes

Transfer round trip from / back Saigon by Private Car
Meals as stated in the itinerary.
Accommodation on board based on twin share
English speaking guide during the cruise
Sight-seeing of Mekong Delta

Price Excludes

Drinks
Tips and Personal expenses
Services not listed in the itinerary
What to bring :Sun Block, Wide brim hat,Camera + Film, Comfortable shoes,Rain gear,Warm clothes, Insect Repellent, Original Passport,
 
Booking Policy
Required Booking Time: 30 days before arrival
 
Cancellation Policy:

All cancellations must be received in writing, sent to us via fax or email. The following rules apply for cancellations:
More than 14 days prior to departure: The total deposit paid to us will be valid for one (1) year from the date the deposit was received. During this time (365 days) the amount can be applied to other tours and services. After one (1) year the deposit amount is forfeited.
Less than 14 days prior to departure: Complete forfeiture of deposit, due to boat charges we incur for guest no-shows.

Children Price & Extra Bed:

Child under 2 years sharing fully paid cabin with parents: No additional charge, limited to one child per cabin.
Child under 12 sharing fully paid cabin with parents: Charge 75%, limited to one child per cabin