Discover the heart of the Mekong Delta on a full-day, small group adventure tour from Ho Chi Minh City. Cruise the Mekong River by longtail boat, experience the diversity of the Mekong’s waterways, visit fish farms and exotic fruit farms and more.
What to Expect
Experience the beauty of the Mekong floodwaters up-close on a full-day, small group tour of the Mekong Delta from Ho Chi Minh City.
Following a pick-up from your hotel, transfer by air-conditioned bus to My Tho. Marvel at the lush greens of the paddy fields stretching towards the horizon en route. Upon arrival at My Tho, visit Vinh Trang pagoda, take a leisurely boat ride along the river, view the stilt houses, fruit plantations and fishing villages along the river bank. Proceed to Tortoise islet, have lunch in the orchard garden. Then a boat ride to An Khanh – a less touristy attraction in Ben Tre, enjoy cruising on a hand-rowed sampan under the shadow of the water coconut trees along natural canals, then enjoy seasonal fruit & honey tea to the sound of "Southern Vietnamese folk music", performed by locals.
Visit a family business which epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle, taste the delicious coconut candy and observe the pastoral life as you roam through the fruit plantation and village. Meet the bus and return to HCMC. This trip provides a fascinating insight into daily life in the Mekong Delta and you are guaranteed to take home your own private collection of beautiful memories.
- Transfers by air-conditioned bus
- English-speaking guide
- All entrance fees as per the itinerary
- Authentic Vietnamese lunch
- Bottled water
- Boat cruise on the Mekong River
What's Not Included
- Visa arrangements
- Drinks with your meal
- Travel insurance
- Tips and personal expenses