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Mekong delta tour 1 day with Pioneer Travel (no unwanted stops)

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    What to Expect
    Departure: 8:00 am, pick up at your hotel in District 1

    A smooth one and half hour bus ride passing rice fields along National highway, leading visitors to the beautiful rural district of Trung Luong. On the way of the bus, the tour guide will explain main information of Mekong delta. The morning trip continues on a motor boat ride to enter My Tho city through Bao Dinh natural canal.

    Here you can join in with the daily activities of the local people and enjoy the atmosphere of Mekong river. Visitors then take a cruise on the Tien River to the Qui (Tortoise island ). On the way, view the fishing port, stilt houses, boat building workshops, also Dragon, Phoenix and Unicorn islands. After that, going by the amazing rowing boat trip on the small canal is something visitors can not miss, take some photos for this unforgettable moment.

    11.30AM: Lunch (set-up menu) will be served at the local restaurant with Asian food. Walking to the village, and visit the fruit garden, listen traditional music while enjoy the tropical fruit. Then continue on to Ben Tre province - "the country of coconut", to see a typical agriculture model called "Garden - Pond - Cage", and enjoy the relaxing honey tea. Visit coconut candy workshop, knowing how to make coconut candy by hand in traditional way with explaining of the tour guide. Visitors will be fulfilled by the final boat trip back to My Tho on the Tan Thach natural canal, which is fully covered with water coconuts…..

    17:30: Head home to Ho Chi Minh city by bus.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    40/6 Bùi Viện, Phường Phạm Ngũ Lão, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Option 1: We can pick visitors around location of hotels in Ben Thanh market
    - Name of streets: Bùi Vien walking street, Pham Ngu Lao street, Le Thi Hong Gam street, Nguyen Hue street, Dong Khoi Street, Thi Sach Street, Le Thanh Ton street, Ly Tu Trong street, Ton Duc Thang street (from number 5), Le Lai street, Cong Quynh street, Tran Dinh Xu street.

    Option 2: If your hotel is not located on these streets, please come to our meeting point: 40/6 Bui Vien street, District 1, HCMC
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    9h
    Return Details
    Chợ Bến Thành, Bến Thành, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    Inclusions
    • Lunch
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • All Fees and Taxes
    Exclusions
    • personal expenses
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We chose this tour because it was cheap and we wanted to ride on bamboo boats throughout narrow rivers, with no “unnecessary stops”. We tried fruit whilst watching people sing, saw fruit trees, tried honey tea, saw cacao plants, then wore a snake as a...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Karina B
    Vietnampioneertravel, Public Relations Manager at Pioneer Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Karina, Firstly we want to thank you for your choosing and supporting with Pioneer Travel. We feel sorry to make you feel inconvenient about the trip, your review will help us improve our service in future. But here we have some reason to explain...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Mr.hau did a wonderful job as a tour guide for my Mekong Delta trip. He was enthusiastic and funny, and kept everyone from getting bored. He was also very knowledgeable about the areas we were taken to. The tour itself is good value as you...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Unchained_traveler
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We had a fantastic time. There were a variety of activities. Ranging from a temple tour, to several types of bot trip in and around the Mekong islands. Lunch was included, as well as honey tastings and coconut candy making and tasting. Our guide, Michael...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Anthony C
    Vietnampioneertravel, Public Relations Manager at Pioneer Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

    Hello Anthon, Thank you very much for trusting in our services and we are so happy to know that you enjoyed your tours, specially with our guides. We wish you all the bests of good luck, health and happiness. Kind regards, Pioneer Travel Team.

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Thank you very much John Wing for the interesting tour we had with you today to the mekong delta. We learned a lot and we would like to thank you to share your knowledge with us. What makes you a good guide is that you’re...More

    Thank michielkeijzer
    Vietnampioneertravel, Public Relations Manager at Pioneer Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Michiel Thank you for leaving such a nice review about our Mekong Delta trip and one of our best tour guides - Mr. John Wayne!! You don't know how meaningful those words are.. And you just made our day! Hope to see you in...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    John Wayne, awesome tour guide, easy to understand when English is your first language or Vietnamese. This man is a great organizer. When our son was stuck in another district of Saigon and looked like missing the tour, John redirected him to another location to...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank R P
    Vietnampioneertravel, Public Relations Manager at Pioneer Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Dear RP Thank you for leaving such a nice review about our Mekong Delta trip and one of our best tour guides - Mr. John Wayne!! You don't know how meaningful those words are.. And you just made our day! Hope to see you in...More

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    Sorry, am not familiar with District 3
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    31 August 2019|
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    Response from Vietnampioneertravel | Property representative |
    Hi Sherenptrcia, We offer pick you up at central district 1 in Ho Chi Minh city, prefer near Ben Thanh market or Bui Vien walking street. Please let me know where is your hotel to let I confirm for you. Best regards, Ms... More
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    Response from satishdandekar | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, I received the confirmation. Since I had booked it through Trip Advisor, I was able check my booking on mobile app also.
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