vietnam tours packages

Mien Tay Sampan
(2 days & 1 night, departure from Saigon)

Mien Tay sampan is designed according to the traditonal sampans which have navigated on the Mekong flows. Long of 20 m and wide of 4 m, made of ‘’Sao’’ wood, a variety of oak, very resistant to water, well appreciated by people who spend all their life working and living on water.
For a pleasant and long cruise in comfortable conditions, the sampan is equiped 5 cabins twin with 1 well ventilated compartment which could be used as a diner room as well as bedroom with couchettes available for group of 2 to 16 persons maximum; besides one kitchen, three restrooms with showers, one terrace on the deck, a five- person- crew included the captain, one mechanic, the chiefcook, one sailor and one guide, are at  your service .
Passengers on Mien Tay will be amazed and integrated in their discovery of landscapes, of local daily life, of smiling and open hearted people of the Delta and of  aquatic life anywhere they  go with  the sampan.

Program 1: SAIGON -  MY THO- CAI BE

Day 1: MY THO- CAI BE (L/D) (80km/ 1,5h by road)
08h00. Pick up at hotel in Saigon then route for My Tho
Then embarking our boat. Leisurely cruise down the Mekong River while enyoying the beautiful scenery.
Arrive in My Tho. Visit the Thoi Son island, walk throught the island, trying native fruits viewing local handicraft production and meeting the local people. Then take a brief sampan ride throught palm-shaded creeks. Then embarking in Mientay boat (13h00).
Lunch on board.
Then boat depart for Cai Be, the magnificent sunset on the river. Dinner and overnight on board.

Day 2: CAI BE- MY THO- SAI GON (B,L) (80km/1,5h by road)
After breakfast. Explore the lively Cai Be floating market in early morning.
Walking  for visit a handicraft village of the local people then sightseeing the old house and sample various tropical fruits. Lunch on board.
After lunch (12h00) boat return My Tho then disembark and route for Saigon.Transfer to hotel. (17h00). End of service.

 

Price net per person in US$
Valid till 30th September 2017

Group
size

Group of
2

Group of
3- 6

Group of
7- 10

Group of
11- 13

Mien Tay Sampan

361

277

234

198

Note: Supplement will be added to the price of the trip during Christmas and New Year period (from the 24 of December 2016 to the 05th of January 2017), and also during the Tet Holiday from the 27th of January to 05th February 2017

 

The price is included:

The price is excluded:

- Route transfers from to Saigon (Saigon/ Saigon)
- A
ccommodation on board 
-All meals (lunchs, dinners and breakfast is mentioned in program)
- All entrance fees (mentioned in program)
- English or french speaking guide

- Tips and any personal expenses
- Other services not mentioned in the program.

Program 2: SAIGON - MY THO- CAI BE-
SA DEC- LONG XUYEN

Day 1: CAN DUOC- MY THO- CAI BE (L,D)(80km/1.5h by road)
08h00. Pick up at hotel in Saigon then route for My Tho
Then embarking our boat. Leisurely cruise down the Mekong River while enyoying the beautiful scenery. Lunch on board.
Arrive in My Tho. Visit the Thoi Son island, walk throught the island, trying native fruits viewing local handicraft production and meeting the local people.
Then take a brief sampan ride throught palm-shaded creeks.Then embarking in Mientay boat (13h00). Lunch on board.
Then boat departs for Cai Be, the magnificent sunset on the river. Dinner and overnight on board.

Day 2: CAI BE- SA DEC- LONG XUYEN (B,L,D)
After breakfast. Explore the lively Cai Be floating market in early morning.
Walking  for visit the handicraft village of the local people
Sightseeing the old house and sample various tropical fruits
Boat flowing to LONG XUYEN via SADEC, walking for visit Sadec town, where Margueritte Duras's famous novel Lover was set and made famous by the film L’Amant, the Marguerite Duras story and explore this town. Visit a bonsai garden and the local market.
Lunch on board.
Cruise continue to Longxuyen. Leisurely cruise up the Mekong River while enyoying the beautiful scenery and the aperitifs and sunset cruise.
Dinner and Nite on board in LONGXUYEN.

Day 3 : LONG XUYEN- SAI GON (B,L) (240km/5h by road)
In the morning, the noise of the floating market wake you up, visit the daily life of the local people who live on both sides of the Mekong river breakfast on board, then  our small boat take you to visit of  CULAO Ong Ho (museum of the 02 nd president of the Viet Nam) and the small  arroyos on the island and a biggest crocodile farm in Mekong.
Return the boat, lunch on board. Afternoon, disembark at  14h00. Drive back to Saigon about 17h00. End of service.

 Program 3: CANDUOC- MY THO- CAI BE- VINH LONG- CAN THO

Day 1: SAI GON- CAI BE (L,D) (120km/ 2,5h by road)
08h00. Pick up at hotel in Saigon then route for My Tho
Then embarking our boat. Depart for Cho Gao .
Leisurely cruise down the Mekong River while enyoying the beautiful scenery. Lunch on board.
Arrive in Chogao, walking around the local market. In My Tho. Visit the Thoi Son island, walk throught the island, trying native fruits viewing local handicraft production and meeting the local people. Then take a brief sampan ride throught palm-shaded creeks. Then embarking in Mientay boat(13h00). Lunch on board.
Then boat depart for Cai Be, the magnificent sunset on the river. Dinner and overnight on board.

Day 2: CAI BE- VINH LONG- TRA ON (B,L,D)
Breakfast on board. Explore the Cai Be floatting market then depart for Vinh Long
Arrive  in Vinh Long. Lunch on board, then take a short sightseeing tour of the Vinh Long by bike or xe loi on the Culao BINH HOA PHUOC
Return the boat depart for Can Tho via Traon. Diner and overnight on board.

Day 3: CAN THO- SAI GON (B,L) (180km/ 4h by road)
Breakfast on board. Then explore the Tra On market then boat continue for Cantho. Visit CaiRang market one of the most bustling floating markets in Mekong Delta with hundreds of small boats barging and jostling for space as owners attempt to sell their goods. A small boat will take you through the palm-shaded creek to see local houses and green orchards.
Return the the boat for Lunch. Then diseembark and return Saigon by coach. (18h00). End of service.

Price net per person in US$
Valid till 30th September 2017

Group
size

Group of
2

Group of
3- 6

Group of
7- 10

Group of
11- 13

Mien Tay Sampan

488

392

291

244

 

Note: Supplement will be added to the price of the trip during Christmas and New Year period (from the 24 of December 2016 to the 05th of January 2017), and also during the Tet Holiday from the 27th of January to 05th February 2017

The price is included:

The price is excluded:

- Route transfers from to Saigon (Saigon/ Saigon)
- A
ccommodation on board 
-All meals (lunchs, dinners and breakfast is mentioned in program)
- All entrance fees (mentioned in program)
- English or french speaking guide

- Tips and any personal expenses
- Other services not mentioned in the program.