The boutique looking of the house of the lover.
10.00. Departure from the private pier in Phu An Hamlet. Passengers are greeted on Song Xanh Sampan with fresh towels.
Leisurely taste some tea with seasonal fruit while the daily life is doing as it is still. Let’s observe the normal life on the banks of Mekong, and the crossing transferring boats on Tien River (one of the main branches of Mekong Delta).
Before arriving in Sa Dec town, passengers will have chance to admire a cottage industry in the village of brick making. Together learn about the way to produce brick by hand totally. After that, we also visit Caodaist temple and experience crossing over “monkey bridge” that is tiny.
After being in Sa Dec, we disembark and take a stroll around a small market. Sa Dec town brings the romance of Venice with ancient French architecture. The typical image of French style of the 19th century will attract you. Especially, the ancient house of Huynh Thuy Le – a highlights of Sa Dec will tell you the sad love story of a Vietnamese trader and French writer who is famous with novel “The Lover”.
Return to Song Xanh for the lunch. Meanwhile, the cruise is sailing ahead to Can Tho.
Afternoon, passengers join in the activities with the rowing boat to explore the narrow canals of Tien River. Finally, we stop at “Nha co” that is in Vietnamese style for catching the sunset and having the dinner. You will be interested in the most authentic experience between the luxuriant spaces of a family that is deep in Vietnam’s south-west style.
Go back to the boat for relaxing at night while it cruises to Hau River. Overnight on Sonh Xanh sampan cruise.