Cruise the beautiful Mekong Delta and discover its beauty on a 2-day tour from Saigon. Experience the daily life on the river, visit the exotic fruit orchards, sail through Vietnam’s busiest floating market on a traditional sampan boat, and taste the local cuisine. This tour is ideal for those who want to explore Mekong Delta with comfort and ease.
- Sail the beautiful Mekong River Delta
- Taste the Mekong cuisine
- Discover the bustling Cai Rang floating market
- 2 days
- All year long
- Mekong Delta
- Mekong Delta
- Cai Rang Floating Market
- Cai Be
- Can Tho
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City - Cai Be
The tour starts with an early morning pick up at your hotel in central Ho Chi Minh City. Your English-speaking driver will take you to the Mekong city of Cai Be, where you'll board a comfortable cruise boat and start your journey.
Once onboard, you'll enjoy a welcome drink before the crew shows you the onboard facilities and your cabin. After settling in, you'll have a fantastic lunch as the boat cruises slowly down the Mekong River.
In the afternoon, you'll head on a guided tour through the rural villages of Mekong Delta, visit the fruit orchards and rice fields, meet the friendly locals, and taste the regional delicacies.
Back on the boat, you can enjoy a drink at the bar or lay back on the upper deck and observe at the beautiful sunset.
You will have dinner on board before heading back to your cabin for the night.
Day 2: Cai Be - Can Tho - Cai Rang Floating Market - Ho Chi Minh City
You will wake up early to the sound of the Mekong River splashing against the boat and prepare for another exciting day.
You'll see the unforgettable Mekong sunrise on board the cruise boat before having breakfast on the upper deck.
During breakfast, you can watch the locals go on with their daily lives on the river, drying exotic fruits and building ships on the wooden yards.
After breakfast, you'll board a traditional sampan boat to Cai Rang, the Mekong Delta's busiest floating market. Marvel at the abundance of exotic fruits, vegetables, and skilfully handcrafted regional products while you enjoy your morning coffee on the boat.
After the market visit, it will be time to head back to Ho Chi Minh City. You will disembark at Can Tho and board a shuttle car that will take you to your hotel after you have enjoyed a traditional Mekong Delta lunch.
Good to know
- 2 Day Cruise
- Meals as in itinerary
- Pick up and drop off from Ho Chi Minh
- Personal Expenses