• Start/End: Ho Chi Minh city/Ho Chi Minh city
  • Visit: Cai Be - Can Tho
  • Duration: 02 Days
  • Travel style: Most popular
  • Cabin: 12 Cabins

A 2-day-1-night cruise on a traditional wooden boat offers you a great opportunity to explore the Cai Be and Can Tho water areas. Witness the bountiful Mekong Delta and authentic culture. The charming of traditional boat and excellent services of Mekong Bassac Cruise will guarantees your holiday. 

  • Gently River Cruise
  • Scenic and peaceful life in Mekong Delta
  • Interacting with local
  • Interesting activities: cycling, rowing boat, visit handicraft families, floating market
  • Times of activities may vary slightly. Itinerary and Program subject to change when necessary or bad weather condition
  • A valid passport is required upon check-in onboard..
  • What to bring: sun glasses, insect repellent
  • Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure.
  • Shuttle bus will pick up & drop off at the Sai Gon city center (District 1)
  • There is an interantional airport in Can Tho, Tour is available to end both in Can Tho or Ho Chi Minh city
Itinerary Expand All
  • Day 1,Ho Chi Minh - Cai Be 105km - 2hThu, May 28, 2020
    Exploring peaceful life in Mekong Delta: lively market, churches, orchard & rice field, sunset over the river

    9:00 AM: Pick you up at the hotel in Saigon (city center - District 1) towards the Mekong Delta. Enjoy the scenery of peaceful countryside, small towns, intertwined villages in harmony with the rivers and green fields and orchards. When arrival, get a warmly welcome by reception. 

    Boarding at Cai Be at noon. Welcome drink, Introduction to the ship and crew, check into the cabins.

    Departure towards Cho Lach on the Tien Giang River

    Lunch while en route. Rest on the deck.

    The Bassac slips into the Cho Lach canal, in the middle of the hustle and bustle of the river traffic, between markets and churches, a unique opportunity for a glimpse of the very varied life on the banks as well as on the water.

    By mid-afternoon, the Bassac casts anchor for a visit on shore: past the first tree line, quiet discovery of the peaceful life in the delta's countryside, of rice fields, fruit trees and the welcoming inhabitants, or, at your option, short cycling tour of the surrounding area.

    Boarding back, complimentary drink as a welcome back on board. Rest on the deck enjoying the sunset. The crew will serve dinner while the Bassac is cruising Mang Thit River.

    The Bassac sets anchor just downstream from Tra On for the night.

    English speaking guide (on board)
    Meal: Lunch, Dinner
    Entrance fees
    Bike: Cai Be
    01 bottle of water/pax/day
  • Day 2,Cai Be - Can Tho - Ho Chi Minh 170km - 3.5hFri, May 29, 2020
    The bustling Cai Rang floating market, family-run noodle factory, cruising along Mang Thit river

    06:00: The boat departs and passes by Tra On. The ship then departs towards Can Tho.

    07:00: The breakfast is available

    Arrival in Cần Thơ, transfer onto a local boat to visit the Cai Rang floating market, then a noodle factory and return to the Ninh Kieu pier.

    End of services by mid-morning on shore at Cần Thơ.

    Please note you will leave the Bassac for good upon boarding the small boat for the last visit, typically about 8:30. The details of the program and the visits may vary depending on logistics or technical constraints.

    Welcome by driver, transfer back to Saigon. Arrive at your hotel in the afternoon. Check in and free to discover city. End of service. 

    English speaking guide (on board)
    Meal: Breakfast
    Boat: Cai Rang
    Entrance fees
    01 bottle of water/pax/day
  • English speaking tour guide following itinerary
  • All entrance fees and tickets mention on itinerary
  • Cruise: Bassac Cruise 2D1N
  • Boat: Cai Rang
  • Meal: Breakfast: 01, Lunch: 01, Dinner: 01
  • Bike: Cai Be
  • 01 bottle of water per pax per day
  • Service charges and Taxes
  • International flight from/to your country
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Tipping and Gratuities
  • Other not mentioned in the program

Children policy:

Maximum 1 child under 12 years old sharing cabin with 2 adults

Child under 2 years old using existing bed and sharing meal with parents stay for FREE.

Child from 2 to under 12 years old charge 75%

Request this tour
Fill in the box to get your group price
Price per pax in USD
  • Adult in sharing Twin/double room $ 213
  • Adult in single room $ 320
  • Transfer: HCM City - Mekong - HCM City
  • Private car ( 7 Seats ) $ 129 / group
  • Cruise shuttle bus $ 52 / group
  • Cabin arrangement

Online Support
  • SMS/call/WhatApp
    +84 96 9 72 99 83
  • Email
  • Skype ID:

  • Member of Authentik Travel

Related tours

Legal license Izitour