Two-day Mekong Eyes Cruise Saigon – Phu Quoc

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Mekong river, Vietnam
Mekong river, Vietnam
  • Duration:  2 days/1 night
  • Group size:  Group 30
  • Itinerary: Saigon – Cai Be – Cai Rang Floating Market – Phu Quoc – Saigon

A special tour is offered for anyone who want to experience both water landscape along Mekong river and beauty of Phu Quoc island within 2 days. Join our trip, you will have chances to stroll through the village and the surrounding fruit orchards or rice fields, explore Cai Be or Cai Rang floating market, the region’s busiest and most lively markets, and visit the pearl island. Let’s join us for a memorable time!

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Highlights of Mekong Eyes Cruise Saigon – Phu Quoc

  • Visit the pearl island – Phu Quoc island
  • Explore two the busiest markets: Cai Be and Cai Rang floating markets
  • Watch the fantastic scenery and take fantastic photographs along the river
Cai Be market
Cai Be market

 

Itinerary details for Mekong Eyes Cruise Saigon – Phu Quoc

Day 1: Panorama Cruise (L, D)

In the morning, we pick you up at your hotel (district 1 and parts of district 3) in Saigon and then take you to Cai Be (approx. two hours drive). You board the wooden cruise boat around noon. After a refreshing welcome drink, we show you our on-board facilities and your cosy cabin. As lunch is served, the boat starts cruising. Sit back and watch the fantastic scenery and the daily life of the Mekong people.
In the afternoon, you can disembark for a guided leisurely stroll through the village and the surrounding fruit orchards or rice fields. Meet the friendly locals and taste the local produce and fruits.
Get back on board for taking fantastic photographs along the river. Enjoy a drink at the bar or relax on deck as the sun sets over the magnificent water landscape. The boat will anchor for the night. The day ends with a delicious on-board dinner.
Day 2: Floating market and travel to Phu Quoc (B,L)
Wake up well rested to the sound of the River and get ready for another exciting day of sightseeing. At 6.30h the vessel sets off for a sunrise cruise.
After breakfast, we will board a sampan boat to Cai Rang floating market, one of the region’s busiest and most lively markets. Marvel at the sheer abundance of exotic fruits, vegetables and skilfully handcrafted regional products. We will pull up to the boats for talking and bargaining with the merchants.
Directly after visiting the floating market our shuttle takes you to the waterfront town of Rach Gia and to the pier for the ferry to the holiday paradise of Phu Quoc (lunch box on the way).
The tour ends here. We will be happy to help you book a resort on the island and organize your trip back to Saigon.
Phu Quoc island
Phu Quoc island
Note:
  • This 2-day tour starts on even dates (e. g. Sept. 2, 4, 6, 8 etc.)
  • Route and excursions may be subjects to changes without prior notice.

What’s Included 

  • Shuttle bus from Saigon
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Mineral water placed in your cabin
  • Side trips as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Accommodation in cosy double or twin bedded cabins
  • English speaking guide aboard the cruise boat and on side trips
  • Transfer by shuttle bus to Rach Gia and ferry from Rach Gia to Phu Quoc;
  • For the direction Phu Quoc — Saigon, shuttle transfer from Rach Gia to the departure point of cruise vessel  

What’s Not Included 

  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Private transfer from/to Saigon
  • Drinks (except for breakfast and the mineral water in your cabin)