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Mekong Delta Tour from Ho Chi Minh City

Highlights
  • Access hard-to-reach waterways deep in the Mekong Delta with a guide 
  • Entry fees are included, meaning a more streamlined experience 
  • Tour includes a traditional Mekong regional lunch at a waterside restaurant 
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Mekong Delta Discovery Small Group Adventure Tour from Ho Chi Minh City
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Mekong Delta Discovery Small Group Adventure Tour from Ho Chi Minh City
US$65.00
Overview
Head deep into the heart of the Mekong Delta on this guided full-day tour, without having to worry about transportation. Enjoy the scenery during the trip from Ho Chi Minh City; then step aboard a private long-tail boat to explore the river and hear about its unique ecosystem. Lunch and samples of regional specialties, such as coconut candy and tropical fruit, are included.
What to Expect
Meet at Saigon Opera House, and board a climate-controlled coach for the 2.5-hour journey through the Vietnamese countryside to the Mekong Delta. Wear clothing that covers your knees and shoulders, as you’ll be visiting rural areas. 

Arrive at My Tho, the bustling port, and board your group’s private long-tail boat. As you travel, your guide will fill you in on the area’s culture and history. Stop on an island to taste tropical fruit right off the tree, and another to tour a coconut candy factory, where you’ll get a taste and and see how it’s made.

Learn about delta life through stops at local villages and informative talks from your guide. You’ll take a xe loi, or motorized cart, to a local bee farm, as well as a rowboat to gain access to hard-to-reach areas deeper in the delta.

Midday, stop at a local restaurant for a lunch of local Mekong cuisine. Finally, ride back to Ho Chi Minh City’s Opera House.
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Ruby was an excellent guide on our Mekong Delta small group tour

This was an enjoyable tour, leaving the Opera House at 8am and being dropped back at our hotels around 4.30pm. Good food and explanation of the Mekong people's history, culture and struggles today.

1  Thank TomR596
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Intrepid Mekong Discovery

Loved it...The guide was very knowledgeable. Thanks Thang Troung, and our drive Tang 😁 The food was very memorable, especially coconut factory. Will do more tours with this company...

1  Thank Navigate393167
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fascinating day out

This is a really good day out. Our guide “Happy Budda” gave us a comprehensive history of Vietnam and could not have been more helpful and entertaining. Would thoroughly recommend this tour to others.

2  Thank Nick K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Mekong Delta

We did the Mekong Delta tour yesterday and had an amazing time. Our guide Linda was so friendly and knowledgable we felt prepared and excited about every stage of the journey. We started at the Bee farm, then had a feast of fresh tropical fruit...More

1  Thank Jacqueline B
Reviewed 1 week ago
Mekong Delta Adventure Tour

Mekong Delta Adventure Tour was a great day of action, jungle and adventure. A really huge contrast Ho Chi Minh after Dubai city. Here human warmth, there luxury and wealth. Two different worlds from which I prefer Vietnam, The Delta river trip was exciting and...More

Thank domenecpere
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Sebastian W
9 June 2018|
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Response from CMSM81 | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they would adapt the tour. There was quite a bit of time sat at lunch / on the boat / inside looking a candy plantation factory and sharing the tropical fruits. There would be far worse day tours eg outside walking... More
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Shane E
14 May 2018|
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Response from Rajeev C | Reviewed this property |
We were picked-up at 7:30am from our Hotel and dropped back at around 8pm. We didn’t pay extra for that..
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Eli S
4 May 2018|
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Response from CMSM81 | Reviewed this property |
No, not needed at all. You won’t visit any religious areas. If you are travelling soon, it’ll probably be hot (as it was for us) so I would definitely recommend opting for very light clothing. Make sure you wear practical... More
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