3 Days tour: Mekong Delta Explore Tra Su Sanctuary Forest


7.30am: Pick up at your hotel in HCMC ( To be advised ). Depart for My Tho .Take a boat ride along the river , view the stilt houses and the fruit plantation along the river bank. Proceed to Tortoise island and have lunch in the orchard. Enjoy a boat ride through Tan Thach natural canal in Ben Tre, cruising under the shadow of the water coconut trees. Visit a family business which epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle. Enjoy a rowing boat ride along the creeks.
After trekking through the fruit plantation, village. Proceed to Can Tho via Vinh Long to visit the snake market. Check in on arrival. Dinner on guest’s account. Overnight at your chosen hotel in Can Tho. (A family homestay can be arranged on request).
Option 1 : Stay in a hotel in Can Tho
Check into your hotel on arrival at Can Tho. Free to explore the city on your own in the afternoon. You can also visit a village, meet the local people, have dinner with them and enjoy their music. Overnight at your chosen hotel in Cantho.
Option 2 : Homestay (D)
Transfer by motor boat to a small village in Cai Rang district. Check into your riverside cottage. In the afternoon, go cycling or trekking around the village to experience the rural lifestyle of the Mekong Delta people. Join a family as they prepare dinner, then share the meal with them. Enjoy an evening of traditional folk music with your neighbors. Overnight in your riverside cottage

DAY 2 : Can Tho – Cai Rang Floating market – Chau Doc – Tra Su Sanctuary
After breakfast, take a boat trip to explore the picturesque tributaries of the Lower Mekong River (Bassac River), then visit the Cai Rang floating market, which are the best in the region. You will probably have tried Vietnamese vermicelli soup, so now go and see how it is made. Then wander around the village and talk with the local people. Learn how to cross a “monkey bridge” which is built from a single bamboo.
Lunch at the local restaurant . Proceed to Chau Doc. Take the boat trip through the floating village and visit the fish farm to see how the Mekong Delta people raise fish from their floating houses. Visit the Cham minority in their traditional weaving village . Summit of the Sam Mountain, admire the beautiful landscape around the Vietnamese-Cambodian border. Visit the carved pagoda.
Continue the tour to visit Tra Su , getting to the wild birds Sanctuary, cruising smoothly with small boats to discover the arrays of splendid canals deep into the forest ,watching storks ,cranes and other tropical birds, Back to the town. Dinner on guests account. Overnight at your proposed hotel in Chau Doc
DAY 3 : Chau Doc – Phnom Penh
After breakfast, take a rowing boat trip through the floating village and visit the fish farm to see how the Mekong Delta people raise fish from their floating houses. Visit the Cham minority in their traditional weaving village. Transfer by bus come back to Sai Gon.
Note: If you chose 1 night homestay, pay extra 5 USD

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2 Days tour: Small group Mekong Delta visit Cai Rang Floating Market

8:00 AM Pick up at your hotel in HCMC. Depart for My Tho .Take a boat ride along the river, view the stilt houses and the fruit plantation along the river bank. Proceed to Tortoise island and have lunch amongst the orchard.

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3 Days tour HA LONG BAY


 Lan Ha Bay has 139 beautiful small and pristine sandy beaches, many of which lie between two stone mountains. Just imagine that after a long day exploration of caves and grottoes, you will feel entirely relaxed bathing the azure-blue water of the beaches or lying on the white sandy beaches. Your trip will be much more enjoyable with a kayaking amidst the bay.

Exploring Lan Ha  Bay with a small boat is a part in your unforgettable cruising experience with APRICOT Cruise.

Day 1 ( Ha Noi – Ha Long Bay – Lunch –  Titop Island – Surprising Cave – Sunset party – Dinner – Fishing)

7:45 – 8:30: Our guide will meet you at your hotel. The shuttle bus or private car pick up. Enjoy the peaceful scenery as we travel through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta. 12:00 – 12:30 Arriving Tuan Chau Marina .Welcome aboard the cruise.

Meet the captain , crew and join us for welcome drink as we tell you about life onboard.

Check into your cabin. Time to refresh and unwind.

Served a delectable lunch while cruising ahead to Ha Long Bay

Afternoon Activities:

Explore the Surprising Cave – the most beautiful cave in Ha long Bay. It is one of the widest grottoes in Ha Long Bay with thousands of stalactites and stalagmites.

Back to the APRICOT Cruise, We will take you to visit the Titop Island – swimming Climbing up to the Top of the Island – take the best view of Halong Bay in the Summer time or visit a floating Pearl Farm Village  and learn the technique for making high quality pearls in the Winter time.

Continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way.

After that, come back to the boat, enjoy the Sunset Party on sundeck (free wine & fresh fruits).

Evening Relaxing:

Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around.

Overnight on board: clean air – conditioned rooms with private washroom.

DAY 2 (Tai chi – Breakfast – Kayaking  – lunch – lan ha bay –Monkey island – Dinner – Free time for activities)

Morning in the bay:

Start your day with Taichi exercises or a photo hunt.

 07h00: Breakfast, coffee and tea and served while cruising ahead to Pearl Farm Village. 

Transfer to smaller boat to explore Day and Night cave, pearl farm, Viet Hai Village and Lan Ha Bay. Guided kayaking a pristine natural cave lapped by the turquoise water  

Afternoon Activities:

Lunch will be served on boat.

Discover Monkey Island . You also can, swimming, trekking up to the mountain…

Return to your boat , take time to refresh and relax at Lan Ha Bay .

16:00 – 16:30 Smaller  boat will be drop off guest to Cat Ba Island Wharf (Beo Harbour) and proceed to hotel via local transportation.

Check in hotel upon arrival in Cat Ba town.

Evening Relaxing:

Free time after to explore Cat Ba town.

Dinner will be served at a local hotel’s restaurant.

Overnight in the Hotel (Cat Ba Island ): clean air – conditioned rooms with private washroom

Day 3 ( Cat Ba Island – Breakfast – Cooking demonstration – lunch – tuan chau Marina – your hotel )

Morning in the Cat Ba Island :

6:45 – 7:00 Have breakfast and check out of the hotel , Our tour guide will pick you up at your hotel , then transfer to  smaller boat and get back to Apricot Cruise.

Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more…

Join in the Cooking Class , teaching you how to make our specifically ( Spring rolls ) before an early lunch is served.

11:30 – 12:00 Disembark at the harbor, Tuan Chau Marina.

Transfer to minibus or private and return to Hanoi

Arrival back at your hotel approximately 16:30/17:00

Inclusions & Exclusions:


v English speaking guide

v Shuttle bus (round trip)

v Mineral water on bus

v Entrance fee & sightseeing fees

v Welcome drink

v Full furnished cabin with A/C & hot shower

v All meals on boat

v Kayaking

v Exciting games & fishing equipment

v Cooking class & Tai Chi demonstration


v Beverages

v Personal expenses

v All services & items are not mentioned specifically in the above list



v Free for under 4 year-old children sharing with their parent

v Charge 50% for the child from 5,6,7  year-old sharing with their parent

v Charge 75% for the child from 8,9,10 year-old sharing with their parent

v Full charge for the child over 11 year-old

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