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An experience we will never forget
March 24, 2012

This is a lovely journey upstream along Mekong River. The highlight of this short trip is that you will enter  into Phnom Penh on speedboat through  waterway border. You’ll have more chance to see lots of beautiful countryside and villages on the side of the river.

Detailed program

Day 1: Sai Gon  - Ben Tre  - Can Tho (L)
Pick you up at hotel at 08:30am and then transfer to Ben Tre, on arrival in Hung Vuong Pier (Ben The town). Take a boat on Ben Tre river – one of tributaries of Mekong river, sight-seeing lively activities along river as fishing, water transferring…Stop at brickwork to see how to make bricks in handy traditional style by printing and baking, visit one of plenty of coconut processing workshops located along canal. Turn on natural scissors creeks where they look smaller and smaller to go to village.
Take a bicycle-cart on the village paths, stop at farmer house for lunch. Continue walking in sleepmats village and then take rowing-boat along water palm creek and boat back to Hung Vuong Pier. Then move to Can Tho city (170km from Sai Gon). Overnight at the hotel in Can Tho

Day 2: Can Tho – Cai Rang floating market – Chau Doc (B,L)
Early morning cruise along the small and picturesque tributaries by motorboat, we will see the Cai Rang Floating Market- the busiest but nicest one with heaps of boats. See the beautiful scenery and daily activities of the locals. Disembark and visit the beautiful Binh Thuy old house. Then continue to Chau Doc (125km from Can Tho) via Long Xuyen. Have lunch at the local restaurant. On arrival, check in hotel. Then take a boat trip to a floating fish farm is the highlight of Chau Doc, a Cham minority village, where traditional weaving remains the major trade and a local Muslim Mosque. You will climb the Sam Mountain to enjoy the breath-taking view and the sunset from its top.  Overnight at the hotel in Chau Doc

Day 3: Chau Doc – Phnom Penh by speedboat (B)
Breakfast at hotel. Then transfer to Chau Doc pier and take express boat to Phnom Penh, speedboat often departs at 07:00am and arrive around at 12:00pm. End of services

Price and Included


Check rate

  2. From To   19/02/2019

Single supplement (45 USD)

Hotels list of this tour Stars Cities
Ninh Kieu 2 hotel. Mekong Delta
Chau Pho hotel. Mekong Delta


  • Transport by the air-conditioned private car
  • The private English speaking guide
  • Hotel in Can Tho, Chau Doc as listed (based on 2 persons/room including breakfast)
  • Meals as indicated in the program (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
  • Boat excursion as mentioned in the program
  • Speedboat tickets: Chau Doc – Phnom Penh (join-in, Hang Chau)
  • Entrance fee
  • Mineral water


  • Hotel in Sai Gon
  • Visa to Vietnam
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Bank charge fees for payment
  • Tips and personal expenses such as: laundry, telephone, drinks…
  • Other services not mentioned in the “Inclusion”

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