DAY 1: CAI BE - PHU AN - SA DEC (L/D)
Your cruise starts from Phu An Jetty at 10h00am.
Start with a bicycle ride around this remote area, ending up at Le Longanier Restaurant. Lunch is served in this exquisite colonial-style villa set in a lush tropical garden by the river.
After lunch, start your leisurely cruise on the busy waterways, with stops along the way for glimpses of local cottage industries that provide a living for the river people.
Bedroom on sampan
Before arriving at Sa Dec, stop to visit a traditional pottery factory where everything is made by hand. Dinner is served on board.
Enjoy your first night on board Song Xanh on the Mekong River.
DAY 2: SA DEC - LONG XUYEN - PHU TAN (B/L/D)
After breakfast served on board step ashore and take a stroll to the outdoor market.
Visit the historic house of the real-life character in the novel and film The Lover by Marguerite Duras. Back on board cruise up towards Long Xuyen along a narrow canal, passing several monkey bridges. Lunch is served on board.
Monkey bridge in Mekong Delta
Upon arrival in Long Xuyen, visit Tiger Island. Dinner is served at a local house. The owner welcomes you and a candlelit dinner is served in this authentic environment.
After dinner, return on board and resume your cruise towards Chau Doc. Your boat sails until around 10:00pm before anchoring for the night.
Overnight on board.
DAY 3: PHU TAN - CHAU DOC (B)
Breakfast is served on board while your sampan cruises towards Chau Doc. Close to the border with Cambodia, Chau Doc is the gateway to Phnom Penh. Known throughout Vietnam for its pagodas and temples it is also famous for Tra Su Bird Sanctuary, a superb eucalyptus mangrove.
Disembark at Victoria Chau Doc private pier around 10h00 am. End of services.