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Trans Mekong Cruise

144 Hai Ba Trung, Tan An Ward, Ninh Kieu District, Can Tho 65000, Vietnam
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Very nice trip

Very exotic trip. It is possible to visit the floating market.People is quite friendly. A very nice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pedro R
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Costa Rica
Relaxing Cruise on the Mekong

My husband and I went on the Bassac III for one night and two days. Our cabin was very nice and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MDGreyhounds
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Accokeek
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Overnight discovery cruises across the Mekong delta on board elegant wooden cruisers, in touch with nature, including visits on shore to the rural sceneries and local handicraft or floating markets. The Bassac are three elegant Mekong river boats entirely built of wood, accommodating 12 to 24 passengers with meals entirely cooked and baked on board, personal care and the unique scenery and ambiance of the Mekong delta.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“bassac boat” (7 reviews)
“local village” (12 reviews)
“one night” (16 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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144 Hai Ba Trung, Tan An Ward, Ninh Kieu District, Can Tho 65000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very exotic trip. It is possible to visit the floating market.People is quite friendly. A very nice experience.

Thank Pedro R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went on the Bassac III for one night and two days. Our cabin was very nice and the meals were delicious. We were on the cruise at the same time a tour group from Italy was there. Instead of feeling like...More

Thank MDGreyhounds
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We very much enjoyed our one night cruise on Bassac Boat. It was so peaceful and relaxing after Saigon. The staff on the boat were fantastic and worked so hard from the moment we boarded to ensure we had a good time. The food was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our very relaxing 2 days/2 nights on the Bassac 2. My husband being the only non French speaker, we had a guide to ourselves to go ashore visiting the noodle making factory and village, The food was terrific, beautifully presented and I...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having previously cruised Halong Bay we were tempted to cruise the Mekong Delta, Cantho to Caibe as our planned itinerary was to get to HCMC...a little disappointed to be honest, much preferred Halong Bay as much more to see.... Where as this is a river/canal...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were on the Ballac 2, the crew were excellent and the guide was so informative. We stopped at a local island that was so interesting. She was also the waitress!! The food was superb and so much of it! I would thoroughly recommend this...More

Thank JackiV
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Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

We had a great 1 night stay on Bassac 111. The boat has spacious decks with comfortable chairs. The cabins are small but perfectly adequate. The shower in the en suite worked well. Our guide, Annie, was excellent. She was able to bring to life...More

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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

An experience not to be missed and we were made welcome from the moment we stepped onto the boat to the moment we got off. With only 13 passengers on board we had oodles of space but even full, 24, there would be plenty of...More

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Reviewed March 6, 2018

Had a fantastic overnight cruise including a trip to a local village and floating markets. The crew , food and service were excellent but the person who made it so special was our guide Annie. She is a remarkable young woman with a fantastic story...More

Thank Ian P
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Reviewed February 23, 2018

Seeing the sunrise over the Mekong was an unforgettable experience. The food on board the boat is superb and we enjoyed the visit to local villages and seeing the floating market. Our guide, Annie, was excellent too.

Thank Maire W
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ppsa77
January 28, 2018|
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Response from Sue K | Reviewed this property |
I had the same question and after researching this, we used the same travel company we had booked the Bassac Boat river trip with. They booked a private transfer in a comfortable aircon car with a driver for our trip from... More
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dan-jan-brown
December 3, 2017|
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Response from Jackie S | Reviewed this property |
It was all done through our travel agency in the uk.
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Pax111
November 13, 2017|
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Response from Benoit P | Property representative |
Hello, I am not sure who's asking whom, considering Pax111 has not been on our board, but here it is. You may book as early or as late as you care to, at transmekong, yet of course there are less availabilities the later... More
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