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Private Mien Tay Sampan Saigon - Phu Quoc Tour 3 Days/2 Nights

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Saigon - Can Duoc - My Tho - Cai Be - Sa Dec - Long Xuyen

Mien Tay sampan is designed according to the traditional sampans which have navigated on the Mekong flows. Long of 22 m and wide of 4, 50 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 equipped 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 chief cook, one sailor and one guide, are at your service.

Day 1: Saigon - Can Duoc - My Tho - Cai Be (L, D)

08h00, pick up at hotel in Saigon then route for Can Duoc (35km). Then embarking our boat. Depart for Cho Gao. Leisurely cruise down the Mekong River while enjoying the beautiful scenery. Arrive in Cho Gao walking around the local market. In My Tho. Visit the Thoi Son island ,walk through the island, trying native fruits, viewing local handicraft production and meeting the local people. Take a brief sampan ride through palm-shaded creeks. Then embarking in Mien Tay 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 - Sa Dec (3hrs) - Long Xuyen (6 hrs) (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 enjoying the beautiful scenery and the aperitifs and sunset cruise. Dinner and overnight onboard in LONGXUYEN.
 

Day3: Long Xuyen -w Phu Quoc (B)

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 onboard. Return the boat. Disembark at 11h00. Then drive to Rach Gia (60km). 13h00 Take the SUPERDONG speedboat for PHUQUOC island. Tour ends. Far East Tour awaits to serve you next time.

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Includes

  • Land transfer from Saigon     
  • English speaking guide     
  • Boat Cruise as mentioned     
  • Meals as indicated ( B= breakfast; L= lunch; D = diner)
  • Admission fees and permits where applicable     
  • Government tax & service charge

Excludes

  • Airfares & airport taxes
  • Hotel in Saigon
  • Personal expenses (drinks, laundry, telephone…)
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Vietnam Visa
  • Other not mentioned
Mien Tay sampan is designed according to the traditional sampans which have navigated on the Mekong flows. Long of 22 m and wide of 4,50 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.

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.
  • Decks 2 : Main, Upper (75m2).
  • Engines 1 YANMAR
  • Propulsion 150 HP( inboard)
  • Electricity 220 Volt
  • Built 2002
  • Reservoir 5.000 liters of water

Cabins Amenities

For a pleasant and long cruise in comfortable conditions, the sampan is equipped 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 chief cook, one sailor and one guide, are at your service .


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