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Mekong Melody Cruise

Mekong Delta, Vietnam

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Mekong Melody Cruise is one of superior cruises in Mekong River. Having only two cabins, Mekong Melody is designed to provide you the most private space, therefore, this cruise is pretty suitable for couples, honeymooners, or individuals.

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Mekong Melody Cruise is defined as one of Mekong River superior cruises. Being operated since 2010, Mekong Melody has dimensions of 16 meter long, 4 meter wide and was designed in a harmony combination between traditional cruise and contemporary comfort. Mekong Melody Cruise’s facilities including lower and upper deck, couchettes, kitchen, restaurant, bar, terraces at the stern and at the bow, adjoined the boat, bicycles, and motorized row boat. Having 4 crews, Mekong Melody Cruise promises to bring you the high-quality services and a wonderful excursions on the river.

 

There are two cabins in Melody Mekong Cruise. Each has the total area of 23m2 with double or twin bed types. These cabins are outfitted with modern amenities including: Hot water, Hair-dryer, Air-conditioning, Fan, Shower Toilet, Complimentary Drinking Water, Slippers, Safety Equipment and Life Vests, Safety box, En-suite Bathroom.

 

Services

Mekong Melody Cruise will serve you below basic and general services as below:

 

  • 24-hour security
  • Reception
  • Safety box at reception
  • Newspapers & magazines
  • Boutique library
  • Theme cruise
  • Conference & meeting facilities
  • Rowing boat
  • Bar & restaurant
  • Cabin service
  • Beauty services and massage
  • Laundry service
  • Boutique shop

 

Activities

With regard to activities, you can take part in many thrilling activities such as cycling, walking, visiting places, motorized row boat excursions, cooking classes, movie nights, spa and massage, and so forth.

 

Cai Be – Sa Dec – Can Tho 2 days

 

Day 1: Cai Be – Tra On

(Including lunch and dinner)

In midday, you will embark on Mekong Melody Cruise and enjoy a welcome drink. Then, the vessel will take you to visit Cai Be floating market and handicraft villages where you can meet and talk with local people. In the village, you can go sightseeing around, see many old houses, and taste a variety of tropical fruits.

In the afternoon, upon arrival in Vinh Long, you will get off the cruise for a sightseeing tour on foot or by bike to Cu Lao Binh Hoa Phuoc before cruising sailing via Tra On and Cho Lach to Can Tho. Here, your excursion will continue in Cho Lach Village where you can visit tropical fruit orchards and witness local activities of inhabitants. On the way, you can visit a cottage industry, a local farm, and sample seasonal fruits. Re-embarking on board, let’s enjoy the beautiful sunset on the river as the ship leisurely cruises up Mekong River. In the evening, enjoy your dinner and a wonderful overnight. Melody Mekong drops anchor at Tra On.

 

Day 2: Tra On – Can Tho

(Including breakfast)

After enjoying your breakfast, Melody Mekong Cruise will sail along cannels and bring you to a village located on the bank of Cho Chien for sightseeing, where you will be welcomed by friendly and hospitable people. Then, the cruise will leisurely move up Bassac River. On the arrival in Can Tho, you will have a wonderful opportunity to visit Cai Rang Market, one of the most bustling markets in the Mekong Delta. Here, you can see many local boats laden local products such as tropical fruits, green vegetables, colorful flowers, etc. for sold. Besides, the vessel will cruise through palm-shaded creek where you can see local houses, green orchards, ship building yards, and local markets. At 11.00 am, you will check out and disembark. Your cruise concludes.

 

PRICE: from $592/person

Note: Inclusions and Exclusions in price

Inclusions

Exclusions

Boat cruise

Meals during the cruise (1 lunches, 1 dinners and 1 breakfasts)

1 nights on board.

English /French speaking guide on board.

All entrance fees, and aperitif.

Biking, sampan boat ride

Road transfer.

Bar services.

Tips and gratuities.

Services not clearly mentioned above.

 

Cai Be – Sa Dec – Can Tho 3 days

 

Day 1: Cai Be – My Thuan – Sa Dec

(Including lunch and dinner)

At noon, you will check in Mekong Melody Cruise and enjoy a welcome drink. Later, savor your lunch as the ship starts cruising to Cai Thia. In the afternoon, disembarking the ship, you will attend in a cycling excursion on the bank of a peninsula where you can see verdant villages, visit its gardens and orchards, its local houses and meet local people. Afterwards, you can visit Cao Dai Temple along the way to My Thuan. Returning on the cruise, you will be taken to Sa Dec, a beautiful and peaceful town. As reaching to Sa Dec Town, you can visit Sa Dec food market and a primary school headed by Marguerite Duras. This is a very great chance for you to take a walk around the village and admire the typically rural sceneries of Vietnam such as rice fields, vegetable farms, fish farms, etc. Later, get back to Mekong Melody for a downstream cruise. Relax onboard while sipping an aperitif, then you can savor the first delicious dinner.

 

Day 2: Cai Thia – Vinh Long – Tra On

(Including breakfast, lunch, and dinner)

After breakfast, Mekong Melody Cruise will bring you to Binh Hoa Phuoc Island where you can take a stroll through islets, taste native tropical fruits, see handicraft production, and meet local people. Getting on a local boat, this is a great chance for you to visit Cai Be, one of the most beautiful and busiest markets in Mekong Delta. The local boat will cruise through many mazes of waterway and take you to visit old houses, local pop-rice and sweets production, local coconut candy, rice paper manufacturers, and delightful flower gardens. Lunch will be served on board.

Afterwards, you will get off for a sightseeing tour around a local village on foot. In this village, you can see tropical orchards, daily activities, visit a cottage industry and local farm, and taste different seasonal fruits. Re-embarking Mekong Melody Cruise, a complimentary drink awaits you. Free time to enjoy the sunset. Dinner will be served as the cruise sets sails to Mag Thit River.

 

Day 3: Tra On – Can Tho departure

(Including breakfast)

In the morning, enjoying your breakfast! In this day, Melody Mekong Cruise will cross through tributary and canals and take you to visit Cai Rang Floating Market. You can take a short walk along canals and palm-shaded creek to see local houses, green orchards, ship building yards, and rural and daily activities. Returning on board with a welcome-back drink. At 11.00 am, you will disembark.

 

Price: from $1122/person

Note: Inclusions and Exclusions in price

Inclusions

Exclusions

Boat cruise

Meals during the cruise (2 lunches, 2 dinners and 2 breakfasts)

2 nights on board.

English /French speaking guide on board.

All entrance fees, and aperitif.

Biking, sampan boat ride

Road transfer.

Bar services.

Tips and gratuities.

Services not clearly mentioned above.

 

Cai Be – Sa Dec – Mang Thit – Can Tho 4 days

 

Day 1: Saigon – My Tho – Cai Be

(Including lunch and dinner)

Embark Mekong Melody Cruise at noon (around 11.00 am), then you will be catered a welcome drink. Let’s enjoy the beautiful sceneries of Mekong River as the vessel cruise down the river. Lunch served on board. Upon arriving in Cho Gao, you can take a visit in a local market. Back on board for cruise to My Tho. Later, disembarking the ship again, you will visit Thoi Son Island, take a stroll around the island, try tropical fruits, observe handicraft production, and meet local people. A local sampan awaits you to get on. It will cruise through palm-shaded creek. Back on Mekong Melody, you can enjoy the magnificent sunset. Dinner and overnight onboard.

 

Day 2: Cai Be – Vinh Long – Sa Dec

(Including breakfast, lunch, and dinner)

At 6.30 am, breakfast is available. In the mid-morning, you will be transferred to a local boat for a sightseeing tour in Cai Be floating market. Old colonial time buildings await you to visit onshore. Re-embarking at noon, let’s enjoy your welcome-back drink. Mekong Melody Cruise will depart from Cai Be to Binh Hoa Phuoc Island. After enjoying your lunch, you will get on the local boat again. It will take you to visit gardens and orchards on the bank of the peninsula. Back on board, refreshment is waiting for you. Dinner will be served as the cruise passes through My Thuan Bride to go to Sa Dec.

 

Day 3: Sa Dec – Mang Thit – Tra On

(Including breakfast, lunch, and dinner)

After breakfast, you will have a great chance to visit a town of Sa Dec. At noon, you will return to the vessel for a welcome back drink and a lunch. This time, as Mekong Melody Cruise will go downstream Tien Giang River towards Vinh Long, you can relax on the sundeck and enjoy the open bar. Later on, disembark the cruise again, you can take a sightseeing tour to visit bricks and tiles kilns and the production of earthenware pots on riverbank of Co Chien. Re-embarking onboard, a complimentary drink will be served you. The crew will cater dinner while Mekong Melody is cruising through Mang Thit River.

 

Day 4: Tra On – Cai Rang – Rach Ngong – Can Tho

(Including breakfast)

Breakfast will be served as the ship cruise Tra On floating market. Then, Mekong Melody will depart towards Can Tho. As arrival in Cai Rang floating market, you will check out and get on a local boat to visit the market, nearby arroyos, and gardesn. Afterwards, you will return to Ninh Kieu Pier at noon.

 

PRICE: please contact to us to make a deal about the price of this itinerary

Note: Inclusions and Exclusions

Inclusions

Exclusions

4 day private cruise with stops and visits as stated with English on board.

3 nights accommodation on board.

Meal as mentioned during the cruise ( B=Breakfast, L = Lunch, D=Dinner)

Admission fee at visiting points as mentioned in the program.

Biking, sampan boat ride

Services of crews during the cruise.

Aperitif with canapé

Visa approval and fees for Vietnam or Cambodia.

Expenditure of personal nature such as drinks, tips, souvenirs, laundry, etc.,

 

Cai Be – Sa Dec – Long Xuyen – Can Tho – Tra On – Cho Lach 5 days

 

Day 1: Saigon – Cai Be – Sa Dec

(Including breakfast, lunch, and dinner)

At noon, you will embark the cruise and enjoy a welcome drink. Your excursions on Mekong River will start with a morning trip to Dong Hoa Hiep Island. You will go ashore for a visit in French Gothic Cathedral and in multi-colored port area. Colonial buildings, delightful flower gardens, local coconut candy, and rice paper manufacturers await you to explore. Later on, you can also discover evergreen islands and visit the former Imperial residence – a traditional house – where you will be welcomed with tea by it owners. You can take a stroll in fruit orchards around the house as well. Mekong Melody Cruise will set sail towards Sa Dec and drop anchor midstream for overnight. Dinner will be served on board.

 

Day 2: Sa Dec – Lap Vo – Long Xuyen

(Including breakfast, lunch, and dinner)

In this day, after breakfast, you will visit Sa Dec local market and follow the tracks of a famous French novelist, Marguerite Duras. It may be a beautiful moment when you walk along the blossoming flower village. Then, take time to visit local industries, bricks, and tiles kilns and the manufacture of earthenware pots on riverbank.

Back to the ship, let’s enjoy a welcome back drink and delicious lunch. Enjoy the beautiful sceneries as Mekong Melody Cruise set sails through canals of Lapvo. You can also enjoy the traditional herbal foot massage on boat. Dinner will be served on board.

 

Day 3: Long Xuyen – Can Tho

(Including breakfast, lunch, and dinner)

After breakfast, you can discover Long Xuyen market where hundreds of local boats selling local products. Then, you will visit Cu Lao Ong Ho and take a sightseeing tour on foot or by bike to visit villages of the island. Here, you can witness farmers trading their goods on water as they have done for centuries. In addition, this is a unique opportunity to discover life and culture of Mekong River Delta.

Later, return on board and enjoy a welcome back drink. Savor your lunch as the cruise sets sail downstream. Then, you will attend in a lovely cycle ride along villages and verdant rice field to visit Banglong stork farm. After that, back to the boat, you will have a welcome back drink. Dinner and overnight onboard.

 

Day 4: Can Tho – Tra On

(Including breakfast, lunch, and dinner)

In the morning, enjoying your breakfast! In this day, Melody Mekong Cruise will cross through tributary and canals and take you to visit Cai Rang floating market. You can take a short walk along canals and palm-shaded creek to see local houses, green orchards, ship building yards, and rural and daily activities. Returning on board with a welcome-back drink. Lunch will be served on board.

Later, you will have a sightseeing tour in countryside to visit tropical orchards, witness local daily activities, and chat with locals. Re-embarking the cruise at dusk, enjoy your pre-dinner drink along with a magnificent sunset on Mang Thit River. Dinner and overnight on board.

 

PRICE: please contact to us to make a deal about the price of this itinerary

Note: Inclusions and Exclusions

Inclusions

Exclusions

5-day cruise with stops and visits as stated with by English and or/ French speaking guide

4-night en-suited cabin with A/C on board.

Meals as mentioned during the cruise (B = breakfast, L = lunch, D = dinner)

Admission fee at visiting points as mentioned in the program

Biking and sampan boat rides

Services of crews during the cruise on board

Complimentary foot massage

 Sunset cocktails

Visas

Travel insurance

 Land transportation from/to HCM City

 Personal expenses : souvenirs, drinks, tips

 

 

Check-in/Check-out

The check-in and check-out time is generally at 11.00 am.

In terms of cancellation and children policy, please take a look at below tables for your reference. Please be reminded that the policy can be changed. This is reference information:

 

Children & extra beds

 

Child under 5 years old

Free of charge

Child 6- 11 years old

50% adult price

Children from 12 years old

100% adult price

Note: Maximum 1 child sharing same 01 room with 2 adults

 

Cancellations

As other cruises in Mekong River, Mekong Melody Cruise highly recommends that you should inform your cancellation as soon as possible. The sooner you inform, the less you will be charged.

 

31-60 days prior to departure day

50% of total rate

21-30 days prior to departure day

75% of total rate

2-20 days prior to departure day

100% of total rate

 

Cards accepted

Passengers can transfer payment by bank transfer, PayPal, or credit card (Visa, Master Card …)

 

How safe is your boat?

To ensure the safety and security of passengers onboard:

-           All onboard crew is trained and certified as per international marine standards

-           Fire alarm system in all cabins, public areas and back areas

-           Firefighting system in all ship areas

-           Expert marine superintendent

-           24 hours watch on duty

 

What should to bring?

-           Passport with valid visa

-           Some cash in VND/ USD for personal expenses

-           Wide brim hat

-           Sunblock or insect repellent

-           Sports shoes & swimming suite

-           Warm clothes (in winter)

-           Learning tools, cakes, and candy (if tourists accompany with children)

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