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Small-Group Mekong Delta Experience by Speedboat

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Explore the Mekong Delta on a speedboat tour from Ho Chi Minh City, following the Saigon River into a network of canals. Stop to visit villages, a Cao Dai temple, and more, including a chef-prepared lunch at a pagoda. Traveling by speedboat means you can visit the Mekong Delta directly from Ho Chi Minh City, trading a long bus trip for more time on the water.
  • Mekong Delta speedboat and rowboat tour from Ho Chi Minh City
  • Includes a light breakfast and chef-prepared lunch featuring local cuisine
  • Learn about life and culture in the Mekong Delta
  • Group size limited to 14 for a more personal experience
What to Expect
Meet a guide at your Ho Chi Minh City hotel for transfer to the central pier, then enjoy a light breakfast as your speedboat sets out along the Saigon River. Learn about the history and ecology of the Mekong Delta while navigating a network of canals and channels, and step off the boat at Tuong Van Pagoda for a walking tour. Return to the speedboat and continue downriver to a colorful market, then slip beneath a tropical canopy as you reach smaller and smaller tributaries. Board a rowboat for a canal trip to a Mekong Delta village, with the option to taste fresh coconut, Mekong whiskey, and locally made wine. A traditional lunch will be served at a nearby pagoda before the tour continues to a Cao Dai temple and a Buddhist orphanage, the final stops of the day. Enjoy the afternoon light on the water during the return trip to Ho Chi Minh City, where a guide will transfer you to your hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Saigon Waterbus Station, Bến Nghé, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Round-trip speedboat transport
  • Refreshments and fruit on the boat
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Cao Dai Temple
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Surcharge for halal meal options, if required
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking; there will be a surcharge for vegetarian or halal options
  • Please wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes
  • Please note the route can be subject to change due to water levels
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled 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.
About the operator
By: Les Rives Authentic River Experience
Geoffrey C
Leuven, Belgium
The perfect trip
Our 2-day Mekong Delta tour was simply fabulous. Our guide, Hang, was incredibly friendly and skilled and her
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Vancouver, Canada
Efficient and fun
So efficient. Wouldn’t have done it any other way. You beat the crowds and don’t have to sit on a bus for hours.
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
A very enjoyable day out
The Mekong delta day tour was superb in every aspect of it. The tour guide and the crew were professional,
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Seattle, Washington
Great tour
We loved the pick up/drop off at our apartment and the speed boat ride. Our guide was informative and the river
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Great way to see the Cu Chi tunnels
Smooth service with pick-up at your hotel/apartment and a great boat ride to and from the tunnels. It is great
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Muhammad o
Highly Recommended
An eye opener. Not the usual tourist tour but informative, educational and entertaining. Recommended. Great team.
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tim c
Speedboat to the Cu Chi tunnels
A really good trip. The extra expense of going by speedboat was worth it to miss the Saigon traffic. Picked up
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Hoddesdon, United Kingdom
Must see tunnels
The speedboat means you beat the crowds. The tunnels themselves are really interesting and our guide Kha was very
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Perth, Australia
I thorough recommend the Les Rives tunnels tour. The pickup from and delivery to our accommodation went smoothly.
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New York City, New York
Great boat trip to the Cu Chi tunnels!
We really enjoyed our trip with Les Rives. Our guide, Tony, was both entertaining and informative. We had known
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Key Details
  • Cao Dai Temple, Les Rives Authentic River Experience
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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