THE BEATING HEART OF THE MEKONG
• Experience the Mekong Delta at the river level on a traditional sampan for a unique insight into the Mekong people’s life.
• Our sampans are designed as authentic traditional Mekong Delta boats using natural materials such as rattan, bamboo and exotic wood.
• The sheer variety in color and products promises spectacular photos and memories of a lifetime.
• Discreet and attentive, our crew takes care of your every need as you travel along the river.
Close to the city of Can Tho, the Victoria Can Tho Resort is a quiet retreat on the banks of the Hau River, set amidst magnificent gardens featuring a plethora of exotic plants.
The elegant and spacious Victoria Can Tho Resort blends Indochinese-inspired architecture with the natural beauty of the Hau River, all in a lush 8,000 m² garden setting.
The Victoria Can Tho Resort features 92 spacious rooms, including 8 luxurious suites, all with wood flooring, stylish decorative touches including minority textiles woven on-site, and balconies offering spectacular views of the river, pool or garden.
The resort’s leisure facilities include two swimming pools, a tennis court, extensive gardens and a riverside spa village. Spices Restaurant offers sophisticated, all-day dining while the casual-chic Cuu Long Bar is the ideal place to unwind with drink in hand.
At Victoria, our efficient, friendly and professional multi-lingual reception staff are always ready to go the extra mile to ensure your journey is seamlessly smooth.
Just two hours from the bustle of Ho Chi Minh City, the Mekong Delta beckons with its postcard-pretty farmscapes and quiet, slow-paced charm. The “Rice Bowl” of Vietnam is irrigated by thousands of kilometres of waterways, making cruising the perfect way to explore this picturesque region where farming and fishing rule the day. For those with limited time, a day trip to the Mekong Delta offers a tantalising glimpse into how much of Vietnam looks, outside the big cities.
Experience a different side of the Mekong Delta with an overnight cruise, allowing you to awaken with the sun as village life begins to stir. Travel low and slow aboard the stylishly comfortable Song Xanh sampan through this most peaceful of settings made up of emerald green rice paddies, colourful fishing boats, and life lived on the riverbanks much like in decades past.
Vietnam’s Mekong Delta is largely unexplored by tourists, but likely not for long. Endless fields of rice in every shade of green, thousands of kilometres of waterways, and rustic village life mark this incredibly picturesque region known as the “Rice Bowl” of Vietnam. See the Mekong Delta on multi-night river cruises aboard the completely private and comfortably stylish Song Xanh sampan with insightful shore excursions by bicycle, row boat, and on foot to better explore life in the Delta.