MEKONG DELTA DAY TOUR

  • Explore the Mekong waterways
  • Ride in a sampan rowing boat
  • Eat local specialities only available in the Mekong Delta
  • Mekong Delta

1 DAY

PRIVATE TOUR

FROM

$90 AUD / $98 NZD

"Less than 2 hours south of Saigon, this tour is a great add on to get you out of town".
Travis Fennell - Owner

Take a journey south of Saigon to the Mekong Delta's town of My Tho where you will climb aboard your boat for a Mekong adventure.  A day of visiting local cottage industries, riding in sampans and enjoying delicious locally prepared dishes that are only available in the Mekong region.

  • Mekong Delta

    08:00am your tour guide will pick you up at your hotel, then transfer to the city of My Tho by car (2hrs), stopping at Vinh Trang pagoda en-route.

    Vinh Trang pagoda with its huge ornate gates was built in 1849 and resembles an Indian Raj Palace decorated with mosaics made from broken pottery. Overlooked by a tall white Buddha, the Pagoda is set amongst lovely gardens packed with flowers and shrubs, lotus pools and tombs of the monks.

    Continue going to My Tho where you will take a boat cruise along Mekong River you will have a chance to see fish farms, floating houses and the day to day activities on the River.

    The tour takes you to Xep canal through coconut trees canal to a small islet. We disembark and have a walk around the village. Stop at a local family to enjoy tropical fruit, taste honey tea, honey wine and listen to Vietnamese traditional music, performance by the villagers.

    Continue walking on the village’s road and have a short horse cart trip. We board a rowing boat in the small canal to the motor-boat and then heading to local restaurant on the other islet. Lunch is set with special Vietnamese food with a local family.

    After lunch, we get back to the boat and cruise back to My Tho and transfer to the car for the drive back to Saigon, arriving at around 5:00pm.

Inclusions

  • English speaking local guide
  • Boat trip
  • Entrance fees
  • Transfers

We are experienced Asia travel specialists and designers of tailor- made private tours. Get in touch to start the booking conversation.

Guaranteed departure with groups of 4 or more. Also available as a private trip. Please note that we need at least 48 hours notice to book this tour.

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