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Itinerary
After pickup at your central Ho Chi Minh hotel (or other nearby location), relax on the roughly 2-hour journey to My Tho by air-conditioned bus.

Stop en route at Ben Luc to visit a temple, then cruise along the Mekong River by motorized boat. Pass rice paddies, fish cages, and stilted houses, and dock at an island to visit a home. Meet the family and taste fruits, honey tea, and honey wine as you chat about their lives and listen to traditional music.

Board a small rowing boat to navigate narrow canals, passing under bridges and relishing the tranquility and scenery. Then, enjoy a horse-cart ride and classic Vietnamese lunch at a restaurant.

Finish your tour back at your departure point.
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Overview
With its stilted villages and scenic farms, the Mekong Delta offers enough to see that it’s difficult to see the highlights on a day trip from Ho Chi Minh, especially on your own. But this guided tour makes it possible: Visit a family home, take a horse-cart ride, and boat through canals (upgrade for a bike tour). A small group size means plenty of time to ask questions.
Highlights
  • Enjoy the best of the Mekong Delta in a day trip from Ho Chi Minh
  • Boat through canals, ride a horse-cart, meet a family, and taste fruits
  • Includes lunch and transportation; upgrade for a bike tour
  • Small group means plenty of personal attention
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Fun and interesting tour!

Lucy gave my group of friends a fantastic tour! The activities were great, including a nice mix of active and restful while seeing a variety of sights. Everything ran smoothly from start to finish, allowing us to enjoy every experience! Lucy was friendly, extremely helpful,...More

1  Thank Rhiannon B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Mekong river private day tour

We had an amazing time, and Lucy was FABULOUS!!! ❤️❤️❤️ DEFINITELY recommend this private tour! We tried a lot of unique local snacks including fruits, coconut candies, and chocolates! The chocolates were my favorites, we bought some, including flavors like ginger, chili, pepper...etc.

1  Thank Grace H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Mekong Delta Small Group Tour (VIP)

Lucy is the best! Highly recommend the VIP tour if you have a small group. We had 6 people and the VIP tour was perfect. We had our own van and guide, Lucy, who was amazingly cheerful and enthusiastic. The VIP tour allows you to...More

1  Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Extremely good service

Very luxurious bus and a very enjoyable day. Wouldn’t be possible without our excellent god guide Van who showed us everything we needed to see whilst making it enjoyable and safe.

1  Thank Tarun Singh S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Fabulous tour on the Mekong

Quan (John) made our tour on the Mekong such a memorable day. From the moment we were picked up, he had us wanting more. It was fantastic to have a local guide with so much knowledge and a sense of humour to boot. He was...More

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Yes lots, you won't go hungry that's for sure
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Hi, do you mean the little boat? If so yes you can avoid this by just staying on the big boat
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