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Song Xanh Sampan

 

We have launched on last Oct 07 the first of a flotilla of 4 very unique, authentic and charming Sampans named "Song Xanh Cruise", designed for travellers looking for "private" cruise experiences in the Mekong Delta (Mekong Delta boat trip). On board, two spacious spaces of 15sqm each are equipped with beautiful bamboo and rattan furniture, creating a very charming atmosphere. A very attentive service is provided by a team of 4 crew members".


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We have launched on last Oct 07 the first of a flotilla of 4 very unique, authentic and charming Sampans named "Song Xanh Cruise", designed for travellers looking for "private" cruise experiences in the Mekong Delta (Mekong Delta boat trip). On board, two spacious spaces of 15sqm each are equipped with beautiful bamboo and rattan furniture, creating a very charming atmosphere. A very attentive service is provided by a team of 4 crew members".Song Xanh Cruise - Mekong

Song Xanh Cruise  Features:

  • Song Xanh 1 (15m long x 3,5m wide, 1 living room transformed into a comfortable bedroom at night (15m2), 1 bathroom with wc, lavabo and shower, 1 sundeck at the back where chairs, table, and meals or drinks can be served)
  • Song Xanh 2 (18m long x 3,5m wide, 1 bed room, 1 living room that can be transformed into 1 more bedroom at night (15m2/each), 1 bathroom with wc, lavabo and shower, 1 sundeck at the back where chairs, table, and meals or drinks can be served)
  • Song Xanh 3 (18m long x 3,5m wide, 1 bed room, 1 living room that can be transformed into 1 more bedroom at night (15m2/each), 1 bathroom with wc, lavabo and shower, 1 sundeck at the back where chairs, table, and meals or drinks can be served)
  • Song Xanh 4 (18m long x 3,5m wide, 1 bed room, 1 living room that can be transformed into 1 more bedroom at night (15m2/each), 1 bathroom with wc, lavabo and shower, 1 sundeck at the back where chairs, table, and meals or drinks can be served)
  • Each sampan will carry a charming rowing boat ("Xuong"), nicely designed for deeper cruises along small canals and arroyos during the itinerary.

CABIN DECONR:Song Xanh Sampan - Welcome

  • Salon amenities: 1 rattan sofa and 2 rattan armchairs with cotton pillows, 1 rattan low table, books, 1 rattan standing lamp, water jacynth floor carpet.
  • Bathroom amenities: tooth brushes and tooth paste, cotton buds, shower cap, shampoo, soap, bath and hands cotton towels.  
  • Bed room amenities: cotton kimonos, rattan slippers, fans, double bed with silk bed covers and pillows , 2 rattan bed drawers/bedroomwith 2 silk bed lamps lotus style, 1 ratan chest drawer/bedroom, 1 rattan sofa with cotton pillows, water jacynth floor carpets (bed sides and front).
  • Sun deck amenities: teak wood square table with 4 or 6 bamboo/hard cotton chairs.
  • 1 small roawing boat attached at the back ("Xuong") with bicycles for deeper canals discovery.

EXCLUSIVE PRIVATE 2 DAYS / 1 NIGHT CRUISE IN MEKONG DELTASong Xanh Sampan - Overview

DAY 1: CAI BE - SA DEC - CAN THO

  • The  cruise  starts  at  around  10.am  from  our  pier  in  Phu  An  hamlet  located  next  to  Cai  Be  town, approximately 2 hours drive south from Saigon.
  • Upon embarkation on your sampan you will be welcomed by our crew. After your installation, the cruise will begin with the visit of some local home factories where you will be able to observe how rice paste, coconut candies  and  other  specialties  are  traditionally  made.   We  will  then  proceed  to  Cai  Be  colorful  floating market, cruising among local barges full of fruits and vegetables.
  • Your  sampan  will  take  direction  of  Vinh Long  and  Sa  Dec,  cruising  upstream  on the Tien Giang River, one of the two large arms of the Mekong. These evergreen islands  among  the  Mekong   River  bring about large networks of meandering rivers, criss-crossed with countless arroyos, and remain unknown to many people.
  • We  will  then  cruise  on  a  small  beautiful canal through water jacinth plantations… You will disembark  to take a small rowing boat for a cruise along a narrow canal passing by a local tiny village and fruit plantations.Song Xanh Sampan - Room
  • Further   on   the   banks,   some   dark smokes in the sky will lead us to one
  • of the largest artisanal bricks and tiles factory     where     you     will     have     an interesting visit.
  • Sa  Dec  town  will  appear  like  a  little
  • “Venice” with numerous narrow canals.
  • You will disembark  at the local market place for a guided visit of this charming town, walking  along  its narrow  streets where beautiful French old houses and Chinese temples dating from the last century   are   numerous.   Visit   at   an ancient house dating from 1890, home of Ong. Huyen Thuy Le, the “Lover” of Marguerite Duras famous novelist.
  • Back on board your sampan, your lunch will be served while we will be cruising down to Can Tho along a beautiful narrow canal, passing under several wooden “monkey bridges” and by tiny typical villages.
  • Some stops on the banks will be possible to establish contacts with the local population. A visit will be done at a Cao Daist temple.
  • Before sunset, we will have our last stop on the banks arranged at a splendid ancient house or “Nha Co” dating from the early 19th  century. After being greeted by the owners, we will cater a candlelight dinner for you, an unforgettable experience in a unique atmosphere.Song Xanh Sampan - Monkey bridge
  • After dinner, we will proceed the cruise for approximately one hour until Can Tho. We will moor for the night in a quiet place.
  • Your bed will be ready for your first night on the Mekong river.

DAY 2: CAI RANG - CAN THO

  • At around 06am, your sampan will slowly start cruising.
  • Your breakfast will be served on board at approximately 07am, while approaching Cai Rang floating market, actually the largest in the whole Mekong delta.
  • We will pass by countless sampan boats carrying sand, rice, fruits and vegetables, fish, flowers… showing an intense activity on the river.
  • Your cruise journey will end at around 10am at Ninh Kieu pier after a visit at Can Tho local market. End of the cruise and services.

Song Xanh Sampan - View

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • 2 Days & 1 Night cruise on private charter basis on board “Song Xanh” sampan 
  • 1 lunch, 1 candlelight dinner incl.1 small btle. of wine for 2 at an ancient house 
  • Breakfast on board (coffee, tea, juice, fresh yogurt, fruits, bread, butter and jam)  
  • 2 bottles of min. water/pers./day, Vietnamese tea, Fresh fruits, Refreshing cotton towels 
  • Visits mentioned as per cruise program 
  • Service Charge and Gvt. Taxes 
  • Crew assistance Song Xanh Sampan - Welcome
  • 1 English or French speaking guide 
  • Bicycles and “Xuong” rowing boat rides 

WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED

  • Individual Traveling Insurance 
  • Personal Expenses during the cruise 
  • Drinks during meals & cruise (soft drinks, beer, wine) 
  • Road Transportation
  • EXCLUSIVE  PRIVATE 3 DAYS CRUISE IN MEKONG DELTA Song Xanh Sampan - Overview
  • “CAI BE / VINH LONG / SA DEC / CAN THO ” 

   
DAY 1: CAI BE - PHU AN - DONG HOA HIEP / VINH LONG / SA DEC   

  •  The excursion starts from Cai Be town pier at 10am.   Upon embarkation on your sampan - hotel, you will  be welcomed with fresh cotton towels. 
  • After your installation, the cruise will begin with the visit of Cai Be colorful floating market cruising among local barges full of fruits and vegetables.   
  • Visits  will  be  made  at  an  ancient  mandarin  house  dating  from  1890 where you will we welcomed by the owner. Further, another stop at some local home factories will allow you to observe how rice paste, coconut candies and other specialties are traditionally made.   
  • We  will  proceed  to  Phu  An  hamlet,  an  untouched  beautiful  area reflecting some of the best sights the Mekong Delta can offer.   
  • A  delicious  lunch  will  await  you  at  "Le  Longanier" ,  a  superb Indochinese  villa  located  by  the  river,  in  a  lush  tropical  garden  surrounded by fruit plantations.  Song Xanh Sampan - Cabin
  • After  lunch,  your  s ampan  will  proceed  to Sa  Dec  cruising  the  Tien  Giang river, one of the two larg e arms of the Mekong.  These evergreen islands among the Mekong River bring about large  networks of meandering rivers, criss- crossed with countless arroyos, and remaining unknown   to many people. 
  • We  will  then  cruise  on  a  small  beautiful  canal  through  water  jacinth 
  • plantations …  You  will  take  a  small  rowing  boat  for  a  cruise  along  a 
  • narrow canal passing by a local tiny village and fruit plantations.  
  • Further on the banks, some dark smokes in the sky will lead us to one of the largest artisanal bricks and tiles factory where you will have an interesting visit.  
  • Sa  Dec  town  will  appear  like  a  little  “Venice” with numerous narrow canals.   
  • You  will  disembark  for  a  guided  visit  of  this charming and peaceful town,  walking along its narrow  streets  where  beautiful  French  old houses,   Chinese  temples  and  Vietnamese Dinh are dating from the last century…   Song Xanh Sampan - Overview
  • You  will  visit  the  Trung  Vuong  primary  school where famous   novelist  Marguerite Duras spent her  childhood  ( turned  into  the  movie   “The Lover”), then you   will have y our last  visit of the day  at  the   beautiful ancient  house   of  Ong Huynh Thuy Le who was the former “lover” of M. Duras…   
  • A  delicious  dinner  will  be  catered  for  you  on boa rd. 
  • F irst  night  onboard  your  sampan,  on   the Mekong river … 

DAY 2: SA DEC – CAN THO  
 

  • The  breakfast  will  be  served  on board at 0 7 .30 am.  You  will then  go  on  land  for  the  visit of  Sa  Dec local  market ,  one of the most exotic and authentic in Vietnam. 
  • B ack   on  board  your  sampan, cruising down to Can Tho along a beautiful  narrow  canal,  passing under  several  wooden  “monkey bridges”  and  by  tiny  typical villages.   Song Xanh Sampan - Welcome
  • Your  lunch  will  be  served  on board.  
  • Some stops on the banks will be  arranged for you  to establish contacts with the local population  or discover some interesting villages on the way . A visit will be done at a Cao Daist temple, overlooking the river …  A bicycle ride will also be organized in the country side.  
  • Before sunset, we will have our last stop   on the banks arranged at a splendid ancient house or “Nha Co” dating from the early 19th century. After being greeted by the owners, we will cater a candlelight dinner for you, an unforgettable experience in a unique atmosphere. 
  • After dinner, we will proceed the cruise for approximately one hour until Can Tho. We will moor for the night in a quiet place.  Your bed will be ready for your second  night on the Mekong river.  

DAY 3: CAN THO – CAI RANG – CAN THO 

  • At around 06am, your sampan will slowly start cruising.   Song Xanh Sampan - Lounge
  • Your breakfast will be served on board at 07am while approaching Cai Rang floating market actually still the largest in the whole Mekong delta.  
  • We will pass by countless sampan boats carrying sand, rice, fruits and vegetables, fish, flowers … showing an intense activity on the river.  
  • Your cruise journey will end at around 10am at Ninh Kieu pier after a visit at Can Tho local market.  
  • End of the cruise and services.  

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • 3  Days  &  2  NightS  cruise  on  private  charter  basis  on  board  “Song  Xanh”  sampan  
  • 2  lunches,  2  dinners  incl.1  small  btle.  of  wine  for  2  at  an  ancient  house  
  • 2  Breakfast  on  board  
  • (coffee,  tea,  juice,  fresh  yogurt,  omelet  or  fried  eggs,  fresh  fruits,  bread,  butter  and  jam)  Song Xanh Sampan - Monkey bridge  
  • 2  bottles  of  min.  water/pers./day,  Vietnamese  tea,  Fresh  fruits,  Refreshing  cotton  towels  
  • Visits  mentioned  as  per  cruise  program  
  • Service  Charge  and  Gvt.  Taxes  
  • Crew  assistance  
  • 1  English  or  French  speaking  guide  
  • Bicycles  and  “Xuong”  rowing  boat  rides  

WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED

  • Individual  Traveling  Insurance  
  • Personal  Expenses  during  the  cruise  
  • Drinks  during  meals  &  cruise  (soft  drinks,  beer,  wine)  
  • Tipping  /  Crew  and  Guide  
  • Road  Transportation  

 

 

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