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Cham Villages

These days, despite some historical tensions, Chau Doc is noted for its harmony and integrated religious philosophic tolerance. The second largest religious philosophy is the Islamic Charm community villages are primarily located just over the Song Hau/ Hau River. These are accessible by a short ferry ride [+/- 3,000 dong] where the pole houses and commercial activities along the riverside can be observed. A leisurely bicycle ride through the villages is a must where you can see over 10 mosques along quiet roads. An ideal route is to turn left after the ferry, stopping to observe the older Mubarack Mosque, then proceeding around a bend a few 100 metres along the main road, to again take a left turn over a small canal bridge and into the quieter suburbs. Following the roads along the canals will bring you to an old Buddhist Temple. There is plenty of interest along the road to the right of the ferry point as well with mixed villages of Cham and Khinh Vietnamese living in harmony. An alternative is to cycle over the bridge to the Cham villages in the Phuoc Tho district. Enquire at reception for the directions to a Cham silk shop behind the floating fish farms in this area.


Time to start: 8:00 A.M. or 13:00 P.M from Chau Doc hotel/ guesthouse
Duration: 1 hour- 2 hours
Guide: Local English speaking guide
Transportation: coach/ car/ tuk-tuk/ motorbike
Entrance: yes, included in Chau Doc Travel package

BOOKING
Person in charge: Thomas Guy
Telephone #: +84912217448

EXCURSION PRICE
The excursion is on private basis. It is for your party only. It is not a group tour. So the rates would differ for each group size and personalized services. Contact us for details

WHAT IS INCLUDED
The package Cham Village visit would include a local English speaking guide, transportation, entrances to the mentioned places, picking up and dropping off at your hotel/ guesthouse in Chau Doc (An Giang), a bottle of water for each passenger

WHAT IS EXCLUDED
The tour price would exclude the tips for driver/ local guide, your lunch and accommodation in Chau Doc

PAYMENT
To book the excursion to Cham villages from/to Chau Doc City, please submit your payment to Chau Doc Travel at least 3 days in advance for a smooth arrangement. We accept Visa, Master, Amex cards. The online payment facility is available at Chau Doc Travel.

HOW TO BOOK
Kindly let Chau Doc Travel know the date you want to travel to Cham villages. Also, we need to know your hotel address in Chau Doc.

EXTENSION
Besides Ba Chuc AdventureChau Doc Travel also offers the excursion to Floating farm, Tra Su sanctuary, Can Tho floating market, Saigon Mekong ToursBus and Hydrofoil to Phu Quocspeedboat to Phnom Penh