Be - Can Tho
Cai Be, on day 1 at noon
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 on route. Rest on the deck, or enjoy the open bar.
Branching into Cho Lach canal for 30 minutes through the traffic of
sand and rice barges, in a scenery of fruit drying facilities and
wooden ship building yards.
Visit of a village on the banks of river Mang Thit, an opportunity
to appreciate the way of life and hospitality of the local inhabitants.
Visit of the orchard or rice fields nearby.
Boarding back, complimentary drink as a welcome back on board. Open
bar and 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 the little Tra On floating
market, for the night.
Breakfast is available from 06:30,
while the ship is cruising the Tra On floating market. The ship then
departs towards Can Tho.
Arrival in Cai Rang floating market, check out and transfer onto a
local boat to visit the floating market, the nearby arroyos and gardens
and return to the Ninh Kieu pier.
Arrival at Ninh Kieu, Can Tho, late morning.
End of the services on shore at Can Tho late morning.
Please note you will leave the Bassac
for good at the time you embark for the last visit.