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Mekong Delta Discovery Small Group Adventure 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
From 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 3 days ago via mobile
Private Mekong Delta tour with Urban

My husband and I had an enjoyable private Mekong Delta tour with a fantastic local guide named Tri. In the comfort of an air conditioned car on our 2 hour drive, Tri gave us information on Vietnamese history as well as local knowledge. We traveled...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago
fantastic day on Mekong Delta tour

Our guide, FU, was amazingly informative and incredibly personable and friendly: he was very well versed in a myriad of areas of Vietnamese life culture and history. The tour was fascinating and allowed us in to a rural property in the delta where we were...More

Thank alan M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
What a superb experience seeing and tasting so many new things!

This is a must do tour for anyone new to Vietnam and we had a great guide called Than. Seeing so many unusual crops, Mekon cottage industries, tasting local fruits, fish, hearing local villagers sing and play music...an unforgettable experience and only 1.5hrs transfer time...More

Thank VillanTommy69
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Trip enhanced by Tan our Gide from Urban Adventures

The experience was exceptional enhanced by a passionate and enthusiastic and highly knowledgeable guide by the name of "Tan" - Highly recommended tour with this guy running the show,.

Thank Ravo99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Wonderful day trip

We had a wonderful day exploring the Mekong Delta. The trip from city center to the pier is on a nice air-conditioned coach. We enjoyed the Tuk Tuk ride around the island. We were zooming around the small lanes across the island with winds blowing...More

Thank KL T
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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 Sarah H | Reviewed this property |
We had an all day tour. From memory we were at the opera house by around 8 or 9am which was a short walk from our hotel and then we chose the local markets as our drop off in the afternoon and I think we arrived back around... More
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Eli S
4 May 2018|
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Response from Rajeev C | Reviewed this property |
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