Discover the beauty of the Mekong Delta on this full-day private tour from Ho Chi Minh City. Paddle through a maze of canals surrounded by a canopy of trees, travel through the mangrove forests, and sample local delicacies. This tour is perfect for those who want to exchange the busy city for the tranquility of the Vietnamese countryside.
- Paddle through canals and rivers on a traditional paddle boat
- Sample food from the Mekong Delta
- Discover the Mekong city of My Tho
- Visit Vinh Trang Pagoda
- 10 hours
- All year long
- Mekong Delta
- Mekong Delta
- My Tho
- Vinh Trang Pagoda
Your day will start with an 8 AM pick up at your hotel. From the hotel, you'll head to My Tho City in the Mekong Delta, about a 1.5-hour drive from Ho Chi Minh City. On the way to My Tho, you'll stop at the Vinh Trang Pagoda, the largest in the Mekong Delta.
Once you arrive in My Tho, you'll board a traditional paddle boat called sampan. You will paddle down picturesque canals surrounded by trees on each side and bustling wildlife. There will be many opportunities on the way to purchase homemade coconut candy, a delicacy in the Mekong Delta.
After paddling the beautiful canals, you'll visit a local restaurant for a lunch inspired by the local cuisine. Enjoy your food under the shade of the fruit trees while listening to the songbirds.
You will spend your afternoon in the village, handpicking fruits from the trees and experiencing the local culture before being taken back to your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
Good to know
- Admission fees
- English speaking guide
- Pick up and drop off
- Personal Expenses