Mekong Delta on Song Xanh
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Mekong Delta on Song Xanh

Duration: 3 Days/2 Nights
Prices: $368
Start: Daily, 08:00AM Saigon, Vietnam
End: Saigon, Vietnam
Additional info:
You should book Song Xanh sampan cruise as soon as you plan your holiday to Vietnam

An incredible cruise 3 days on Song Xanh sampan leads you to explore Mekong Delta deeply from Cai Be to Chau Doc. You live beautiful moments whilst meeting local people at their villages, walking solely on the small paths, crossing monkey bridges, tasting fresh fruits at lush orchards... Mekong Delta has to offer.


  • An incredible cruise gets you at every corners of Mekong Delta
  • Immersion into authentic scenes of Mekong Delta
  • An amazing cruise back to the nature between narrow canals, rice fields, green orchards
  • A mind-blowing excursion to the scenic villages of Mekong Delta
  • You get the essence of Mekong Delta on Song Xanh sampan whilst cruising along Mekong River

Itinerary in brief:

Day 1: Saigon - Cai Be - Sa Dec
Day 2: Sa Dec - Long Xuyen - Phu Tan
Day 3: Phu Tan - Chau Doc

Day 1: SAIGON - CAI BE - SA DEC (-/L/D)
08:00AM Meeting with our driver at the lobby of your hotel in Saigon.
We leave behind the noisy city of Saigon to explore Mekong Delta in deep and to escape on Song Xanh sampan for 3 days/ 2 nights cruise.


Song Xanh sampan cruise on Mekong River


Your journey starts from Phu An Jetty at 10:00 am. Begin with a bicycle ride around this remote countryside 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 Delta’s beautiful waterways, with stops along the way to explore local cottage industries that provide a living for the river people.


Romantic breakfast on Song Xanh sampan


Before arriving in Sa Dec, visit a traditional brick factory where everything is made by hand.
On arrival in Sa Dec, step ashore and stroll to  the outdoor market. Visit the historic house of the real-life character in the acclaimed novel and film “The Lover” by Marguerite Duras. Dinner is served  at a local house. The owner welcomes you and a candlelit dinner is served  in this authentic  environment. Enjoy your first night on board the Song Xanh on the Mekong River.


Cabin on Song Xanh sampan


Breakfast is served on board while you cruise towards Long Xuyen along a narrow canal, passing several scenic monkey bridges.


Song Sanh cruise back to the nature on Mekong River


After enjoying lunch on board, arrive in Long Xuyen to visit Tiger Island, birthplace of Vietnam’s second president. Return to the sampan for dinner and resume your cruise towards Chau Doc.
Your boat sails until approximately 10:00 pm before anchoring for the night. Overnight on board.


Day 3 : PHU TAN - CHAU DOC (B/-/-)

Song Xanh cruises to Chau Doc


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, Chau Doc is also famous for the Tra Su Bird Sanctuary, a superb eucalyptus mangrove.

Disembark at Victoria Chau Doc private pier at approximately 10:00 am.


  1. Back to Saigon:
    If you want to return to Saigon for flight to go home, our driver will pick up you at Song Xanh pier - Victoria Hotel in Chau Doc, and drive back to Saigon Airport on the same day.
  2. Extension tour to Cambodia:
    If you'd love to continue your journey to Cambodia, you will stay 01 night more in Chau Doc before travelling by speed boat to Phnom Penh in the following day.
  3. In the case you travel from Phnom Penh to Chau Doc by speed boat, you can do this program by taking Song Xanh sampan in Chau Doc and you downstream to Cai Be (your journey will be following: Siem Reap ---> Phnom Penh ---> Chau Doc ---> Sadec ---> Cai Be ---> Saigon).
    Please contact our Tour Managers for details.

Prices: from US$ 368/ person.
Please contact our Tour Managers to book an incredible cruise on Song Xanh sampan today.


  • Private transfer by AC vehicle from Saigon - Song Xanh Sampan - Saigon
  • Private 3 day cruise with overnight aboard Song Xanh Sampan
  • 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 1 dinner served on board
  • 1 lunch at Le Longanier restaurant
  • 1 candlelit dinner including a bottle of wine for 2 persons at an ancient house
  • Sightseeing fees included in above itinerary
  • Bicycles and local rowboat rides
  • Cold towels, seasonal fruit and hot tea
  • English speaking tour guide onboard.
  • Crew assistance


  • Vietnam visa arrangement
  • All kind of airfares
  • Hotel in Saigon
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Drinks, beverages and meals not included in the program
  • Personal expenses not clearly mentioned as above
  • Tips for the crew and guide

An exciting cruise to explore the most mind-blowing landscapes of Mekong Delta from Cai Be to Chau Doc. You sail on Mekong River whilst having offshore activities to eye on beautiful sceneries Mekong Delta has to offer. You will find the ultimate moments betwen people and nature while walking on small paths and crossing monkey bridges.

This excursion is suitable to all travelers who love the nature, rustic beauty and authentic landscapes, most importantly farway from fellow tourists.

Please check with our Tour Managers for more assistance today !

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Dear Pham Thanh

We just come home after 12 days journey throughout Vietnam. How wonderful are your staff tour guides and drivers! Thank you for your perfect arrangement and services which made our holiday BEST of the best we never had before. We wish you all the best and continue to improve your services in the upcoming time.

- Micheal John Adley ,LA, USA

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