Day 1: Saigon – Can Duoc – My Tho – Cai Be
DAY 2: Cai Be – Sa Dec (3hrs) – Long Xuyen (6 hrs)
DAY 3: Long Xuyen – Phu Quoc
Saigon to Phu Quoc via Mekong Delta's detailed Itinerary:
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 – 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.