Cai Be Princess Sampan Day Tour: Cai Be-Dong Hoa-Hiep-Phu An

Tripcode: CBe05
Itinerary: Ho Chi Minh City- Cai Be- Tan Phong Island- Ho Chi Minh City

 Mekong Delta is known as the heart of agriculture in southern Vietnam, the most important fishing region. It is also famous for great culture which is perfect for developing tourism. Travelers usually come here and expect to experience a completely different custom like nowhere else. Cai Be Princess Sampan will take you to discover the land by the tour traveling from Cai Be to Phu An via Dong Hoa Hiep. This trip takes only few hours but brings you the best services and great memories. 

Detail

08.00 You will be picked up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city to transfer to Cai Be- a river land mixed town in Vietnam. It is a district of Tien Giang Province in the Mekong Delta region.

10.00 After 2 hours of driving, we reach Cai Be jetty. You embark on Cai Be Princess Sampan. The staffs welcome you on board with cold tower and drink. The boat starts sailing along Mekong Delta. You can see the landscapes in both sides of the river. Cai Be is known for its winding canals, fruit gardens and floating market where travelers can buy local specialties. 
 
 
Enjoy tea and seasonal fruits which are served by the crew while contemplating the scenery outside. You can hear the noise from the market, the fishing boat motor engines which carry products to the market to sell, the bargain sound and feel the wind blowing. 
 
When the sampan arrives at Tan Phong Island, you hop on a small boat rowed by local people to discover deeper about this land. Exploring Tan Phong island in the immerse fruit gardens will be one of the most exciting things to do in Mekong Delta. You can see the surrounding in both sides, breath the fresh air in this rural area. There is no smell of smoke and dust of the city but only the petite roofs hidden in the lush gardens. 
 
 
You come back to the Cai Be Princess Sampan to pay a short visit to an old house which was built in 19th century. You can observe the structure of Vietnamese architecture in the past. 
After that, you take a look at local cottage industries where families make the local specialties including coconut candy and puffed rice. You have an opportunity to watch the process of making a small bar of sticky coconut candy from top to toe and enjoy the pieces of sweet and greasy candies.
 
 
You will have lunch at Le Longanier Restaurant which is an elegant colonial-style villa surrounded by fruit trees. It presents a cool atmosphere for customers to relax, separates them from the heat of the South.  The French style architecture and decoration give the feel of the privileged class which appeared long time ago. 
 
14.30 After lunch, you go for a walk for sightseeing, then get on your personal vehicle at Ba Bon Bridge to come back to Ho Chi Minh City. End of the trip.
 
Note: Actual itinerary may vary depending upon river tide, arrival time or other conditions.
 

Price & booking

Price valid from 24-12-2018 to 31-05-2019
Tour package2-3 pax4-10 pax
Price per pax $116.00 $106.00
Price valid from 01-06-2019 to 30-09-2019
Tour package2-3 pax4-10 pax
Price per pax $110.00 $94.00

Inclusions

  • A 2-hour cruise on board Cai Be Princess  
  • Lunch at Le Longanier Restaurant 
  • Sightseeing fees included in above itinerary 
  • English-speaking tour guide 
  • Crew assistance 
  • Cold towels, seasonal fruit and hot tea 

Exclusions

  • Transportation
  • Individual travel insurance 
  • Beverages and meals not included in the program 
  • Personal expenses during the trip 
  • Tips for the crew and guide 
  • Any expense not clearly indicated in above program
Children Policy
  • Children aged 4 or less: FOC
  • Children from 5-11 years old: 50% of adult’s price
  • Children from 12 years old and above: full price