Join a luxury speedboat tour that takes you through the Mekong Delta's vast network of winding rivers and snaking canals. This small-group tour caters to the wishes of adventurous travelers who want to see and experience the wonders of rural Vietnam in a single fun-filled day.
- Experience the Mekong Delta on a luxury speedboat
- Row through narrow canals on a traditional canoe
- Enjoy a horse carriage ride
- Sample a wide variety of local food and snacks
- 8 hours
- All year long
- Mekong Delta
- Ben Tre
Your friendly English-speaking guide will pick you up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) and take you to a speedboat dock in the city center.
When you have boarded, you will enjoy a light breakfast of Pat Chou cake and Lavie water.
Throughout the tour, your guide will be happy to tell you about all the food you'll taste, the history of the area, and the biodiversity of the Mekong Delta so that you will come to understand the daily life of the people who live along the river banks.
Your first stop of the day will be at a local bee farm where you'll sample various honey-based delicacies, and get an introduction to Vietnamese bee farming.
Next, you visit the Ben Tre province, where you'll have the opportunity to taste snake and scorpion wines, among other rare treats.
The third stop will be at a local village where you will visit a coconut candy factory that produces traditional Mekong Delta sweets.
When you have ridden in a Vietnamese horse-carriage and sailed through the canals on a traditional canoe, you will Cruise to the Diem Phuong restaurant.
There you will enjoy a 7-course lunch and sample some of the region's most excellent dishes before your guide takes you back to your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City after a full day of adventure and delight.
Good to know
- Drop off
- English Speaking Guide
- Light Breakfast
- Pick up