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Mekong Delta Discovery Small Group Adventure Tour from Ho Chi Minh City

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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.
  • 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 
  • Enjoy the scenic countryside on the ride from Ho Chi Minh City
What to Expect
Meet at Saigon Opera House, and board a climate-controlled coach for the scenic 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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Important Information
Departure Point
Municipal Theatre 's Ho Chi Minh city, 07 Công Trường Lam Sơn, Bến Nghé, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh 700000, Vietnam
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • All entrance fees in Mekong Delta
  • Local English speaking guide
  • Vietnamese lunch (set menu)
  • Boat trip and sampan
  • Motorised cart
  • Coconut drink, tropical fruit and traditional snack tasting
  • Entry/Admission - Saigon Opera House (Ho Chi Minh Municipal Theater)
  • Entry/Admission - Diem Phuong Restaurant
  • Beverages
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Saigon Opera House (Ho Chi Minh Municipal Theater)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Loose, lightweight, long clothing is both recommended and cool in the predominantly hot Asian climate.​
  • Minimum age is 6 years
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We had An amazing day today besides the weather with “Tom” (tuong) our tour guide. He was so accommodating and ensured we were enjoying ourselves. We covered so much and he made sure we didn’t miss a thing on the tour. Thankyou so much for a good day.
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Good tour by knowledgeable local guide - 6 couples so 12 people (just about right size) - authentic guide with insight into the social culture of the delta, it’s economic history and just enough reference to “the American war” but brought up to date with how the delta has
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Went on this day tour with my girlfriend on Saturday in November 2019. Small tour group of 11 was ideal. Tour guide Bich (#6) was brilliant. She was very knowledgeable, gave great information, had very good English and a great sense of humour. Tour was excellent. Good
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What a really cool outing to the Mekong Delta. The day trip was just perfect to see enough. Our guide, BICH LE was outstanding. She was knowledgeable and had a great sense of humor. Recommend her 100%.
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My guide, Nhita, was a pleasure to spend the day with when I was the only traveller on my tour in October 2019! I learned so much about the Delta with personal flavour from her experiences and her family's history in the area. She answered all of my questions, flagged things she
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Key Details
  • Duration: 8h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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