Mekong Eyes River Cruise is one of top choices for Mekong River superior cruises. The cruise was built from the finest-quality wood combining regional style and modern comfort and tastefully decorated by skillful craftsmen of Mekong River. Mekong Waterway from Ankor to Saigon 7d/6n will give you unforgettble memory of lives along Mekong river from Cambodia to Vietnam.
Day 1: Panorama River Cruise
(Including lunch and dinner)
In the morning, you will be picked up at your hotel in Saigon and transferred to Cai Be for embarkation. After having a refreshing welcome drink, the staffs will show you on-board facilities and your cabin. Lunch will be served as Mekong Eyes starts cruising.
Your tour on Mekong River will start in the afternoon with a guided leisurely stroll around a village and surrounding fruit orchards or rice fields where you can meet hospitable locals and taste tropical fruits. Afterwards, re-embarking Mekong Eyes Cruise, you can enjoy a drink at bar or relax on the sun deck and admire the sunset in the spectacular water sceneries. The day ends with a gourmet dinner.
Day 2: Life on the water and floating markets
(Including breakfast and lunch)
Around 6.30 am, Mekong Eyes will set off for a sunrise cruise. Meanwhile, you can savor your early breakfast while admiring daily activities of Mekong people such as drying exotic fruits and making building ships on wooden yards. Later, you will be transferred to a sampan to travel to Cai Be or Cai Rang floating market, the most boisterous and colorful markets, where abundance of exotic fruits, fresh vegetables, and skillful handcrafted product are sold. Besides, the sampan will take you to visit local houses, verdant orchards, and ship-building yards.
You will disembark around 11.00 – 11.30 am on the pier and enjoy lunch in Anh Kiet Ancient House or brunch onboard. Then, Mekong Eye’s shuttle bus or car will take you to Chau Doc. Depending on your budget, you can stay in famous colonial-style Victoria hotel or a family managed 2-star hotel.
Day 3: Across border towards Cambodia
In the last day, you will move to a speed boat for a thrilling ride to Phnom Penh – your starting point to explore Cambodia and its famous Angkor Wat temples. Your trip ends here. Please contact Mekong Eyes Cruise if you want to have a tour around Angkor or any further trips.
- Admission fee at visiting points as mentioned in the program
- 3 days cruise with stops and visits as stated with English /French-speaking escort
- 2-night accommodation on board
- Meal as mentioned during the cruise (B=Breakfast, L = Lunch, D=Dinner)
- Biking, sampan boat ride
- Services of crews during the cruise
- Visa approval and fees for Vietnam or Cambodia
- Travel insurance
- Ground transfer from hotel in Ho Chi Minh City to pier in Mekong
- Expenditure of personal nature such as drinks, tips, souvenirs, laundry, etc.