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Mekong Eyes Cruise - Mekong One Day Tour
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Experience the lush and mystical world of Vietnam's Mekong delta aboard one of our luxurious river cruisers. Once a typical rice barge, the Mekong Eyes now offers beautifully decorated cabins and a stylish lounge area. Newly built in the traditional...more
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The cruise ended up being different than we thought, and most other passengers felt the same. We booked a 3 day 2 night cruise. Day #1 was a 5 hour bus ride from Saigon to the boat. We were on the boat by 1:00pm and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 January 2019

Where to start: Everything was Great about our 2 days cruise with Mekong Eyes. We got picked from our hotel on time. Yes, not all drivers speak Basic English, but its Vietnam. We board the cruise and got welcomed by Julie. I call her Super...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Mehdi-Sebbane
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

We were a party of two staying on Dragon Eyes 2, though we’d booked Gecko Eyes. Ours was a one night cruise The Pros -the swap was great for us as we had two large cabins, which we appreciated -though they’d forgotten the promised bikes...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

We booked an overnight with Mekong Eyes and loved every minute. We expected the cabins would be small but were pleasantly surprised to be given one of the two stern cabins with a small balcony (none of the other cabins have balconies on the "junk...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

We did the 3 night trip on Mekong Eyes. It was amazing and we loved every minute. The boat is a beautiful restored junk boat and even though it looks great in the pictures, it is even lovelier when you see it. We had a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Ciao2007
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

We used Happy Travel Agency to book the three day - two night trip from HCMC to Phnom Penh, with one night on the Mekong Classic vessel and one night in Victoria hotel in Chau Doc, and I don’t know where to begin with our...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Y7698DCannb
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

My mom and I were traveling around Vietnam for three weeks and to highlight our trip we went to the Mekong Delta with “Mekong Eyes Cruise”. That was such a great decision. We were a group of 18 people, mostly from Australia, really friendly and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank hprzestacki
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We loved our tour. Issue with original boat a few days before our arrival and so they upgraded us to the private cabin boat without extra charge. Jing, our tour guide, was great. Spoke both of our language well (English and Chinese), very friendly and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Joneurope
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

We did an overnight cruise with luxury escapes and really enjoyed it the staff were very friendly and helpful and the food and restaurant was good it looks old and rustic but the cabins were very nice the bed was hard and lumpy tho the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Graham H
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We took the 3 day Bassac boat tour (Can Tho - Cai Be - Chau Doc - Phnom Penh) and overall our experience with Mekong Eyes was a very positive one. The journey from HCMC to the starting point at Can Tho was about 3...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Trinigasman
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15 April 2018|
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Response from Angiemr03 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Karin both meals were set & were exceptional, there was an Asian slant but not extreme, however you can state dietary requirements prior to taking the trip, when we went there were a couple of vegitatarians who were well... More
16 January 2018|
Response from katie26 | Reviewed this property |
yes basically and well worth it - cost depends on time of year so worth speaking with them. See my review but we loved it and highly recommend