Take an overnight journey on the glorious Mekong River. Cruise to unseen floating markets and see everyday riverside life. Enjoy a delicious dinner on board as the sun sets and your boat glides gently along with the current.
Drive to a delta town with lush waterways and vast green rice fields. Cruise the Mekong to a floating market where traders hang their produce on poles in front of their boats to attract customers. Enjoy a delicious dinner on board in the evening.
See old rice barges, wooden ship building yards and everyday life as you cross the Mekong.
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Backyard Travel is an independent online company specializing in tailor made tours to seven destinations in Southeast Asia, Japan and China. Launched in mid February 2012 with headquarters in Bangkok Thailand, Backyard Travel is staffed by locals and expats with many years of experience in the travel industry, who are committed to sharing their deep knowledge of, and passion for the region. Clients travelling with Backyard Travel will explore hidden places and see the classics with a unique twist, connect on a deep level with local people and ultimately gain a genuine understanding of the countries and cultures they visit.