Phnompenh - Saigon cruise by Mekong feeling 4 days-
Destination: Phnompenh - Chau doc - Can tho - Cai be -Saigon
Duration: 4 days 3 nights
Tour code: MCC9
Hand crafted of fine wood according to local marine traditions focusing on excellent modern comfort, MEKONG FEELING cruise can accommodate 16 guests with 8 comfortable Staterooms including bathroom, a sunbathing yard, and a small well-designed elegant bar. The Staterooms will provide you with excellent comfort and are constructed with leading edge sound-proofing materials as well as perfect anti-shaking. The water heater and cooling system are located in the bathroom. “Safety First” - MEKONG FEELING has its own clean water supply system and all necessary fire prevention.
The MEKONG FEELING, is built for short-to medium-range cruises and is particularly adapted for ensure your cruise, will allow you to “Feel the Mekong Difference!”
Length (max) : Lmax = 27,67 (m)
Width (max) : Bmax = 7,62 (m)
Lenght of water line design : Lw = 23,62 (m)
Width design : Bth = 7.45 (m)
Width at boat deck : B = 7,60 (m)
Height broadside: H = 3,00 (m)
Sink water level: T = 1,50 (m)
Volume occupied water : ∆ = 170,89 (Ton)
Ship frame theory : ∆∟ = 2,36 (m)
Ship frame reality : = 0.40 (m)
Day 1: Arrival Phnom Penh (D)
Arrive at Phnompenh, welcome at airport, transfer to hotel in city center, check in, relax. With professional guide and private car, we start to visit Phnom Penh . Situated at the confluence of the Mekong and Tonle SapRivers, the Cambodia's capital city look like a big village- town where French colonial influences can still be seen in old buildings restored. We will first go to see Wat Phnom Temple.Then we will visit the RoyalPalace and the Silver Pagoda . The Palace is a magnificent example of Khmer architecture, it was built in 1866. You will see the Throne Hall and the Napoleon III Pavilion. Silver Pagoda is one of the richest shrines in the world .The floor is made of 5.000 silver tiles. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at hotel in Phnompenh.
Day 2 : Phnom Penh – Chau Doc ( B, L )
Breakfast at hotel, we visit of the NationalMuseum, a Khmer red pavilion, which is dedicated to Khmer art and sculpture. The majority are from the Angkor period (9th to 15th century), and some from the 4th century. Lunch at local restaurant before tranfer to the pier to take the Hang chau speed boat to Chau doc. The speed boat leaves at 12:00PM and arrive in Chau doc ( Vietnam ) around 4:30 PM. Pick up at Chau doc pier, transfer to hotel, check in,relax.
Day 3: Chau doc – Can tho ( B, L,D )
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to Can tho. The guest get on board our private pier in Ninh Kieu quay in Can tho at noontime. Enjoy thewelcoming tropical fruit juice. Check in your cabin. Departure cruise downstream of HauRiver toward Tra On Floating market. Lunch is served on board. Cruise across Nicolai canal on MangThitRiver. Guests transfer to small boat to visit the local village in Mang Thit having a chance to walk on the tiny lanes and feel the "local touch" of the nice people in the Mekong Delta. Returning the Mekong Feeling to enjoy the handmade snack ordering the cocktail you like (the guests' own account) while experience the beautiful sunset view on board. By 19:00 have a relaxing dinner. Mekong Feeling anchors at a peaceful place for his guests spend the calming night on board on the MangThitRiver.
Day 4: Caibe – Saigon ( B )
By 6:00 to 6:30 AM wake up catching the magic dawn in Mekong Delta while the Mekong Feeling leisurely cruise across Co Chien River.
At about 7:00 have continental or American breakfast on board. We have a view of hustle & bustle Cho Lach, one busy local market on the river bank. Cruise towards Cai Be floating market. Enjoy the last precious minutes tranquility cruise before check out at 09:00am.After seeing off our captain & cabin crew on the mekong feeling, the guests transfer to a small boat to visit Cai Be Floating market. Your last activities is walking on village road to visit the local family-run rice-paper & coconut mills before the boat disembark at Cai be Port. You will be picked up and transferred to Saigon. Drop off at your hotel ( hotel not include ). End of tour.
Cost in USD per person based on twin/double sharing, valid until 30 Dec.2010
No of pax
Sunway 4 *
Chau pho 3 *
Victoria Chau doc 4 *
2 days cruise on Mekong feeling boat as stated above
2 nights at hotel, 1 night on board
English speaking guide during guided time
Transfers in private air-conditioned vehicles
Speed boat ticket Phnompenh – Chau doc
Meals as indicated in the itinerary with local foods (B= breakfast; L=Lunch; D = Dinner)