Mekong Cruises Tours

Mekong Cruises Tours

Mekong Cruises Tours-Highly recommended on TRIPADVISOR offer to Visit the historical Cu Chi tunnels, the laidback backwaters of the lush Mekong Delta and the UNESCO-listed Can Gio Biosphere Reserve. We offer authentic experiences in areas that can only be accessed via the region's scenic waterways. Cruise between verdant rice paddies and mirror-like pools along the tributaries and canals of the river of nine dragons.Mekong cruises Travel - Private Day Trips is a tour operator based in Vietnam, offering not just private day trips in Ho Chi Minh city but also customized private journeys to Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. Founded in 2009 by Three local guides, We are now one of the biggest and most trustworthy local tour operators in Vietnam and Indochina, includes also Myanmar,Laos ,Combodia and Thailand.

Mekong Delta Discovery Small Group Tour
 4.41 (17  reviews)

Travel to the heart of the Mekong Delta on this small group adventure tour from Ho Chi Minh City. Board a private long tail boat and experience the diversity of the Mekong waterways first hand as you explore fish farms and exotic fruit farms.

Tour Information

Location
Duration
1 Day
Departure
08:00
Price per Participant
36.00 USD
Languages
Group size
1 - 12 people
Categories
Transportation
Car
Includes
Free pick up & drop off at your hotel in district 1 Transfer by air-conditioned van/bus English-speaking tour guide Motor boat and row boat ride Welcome drink Bicycle Lunch Entrance fee Tropical fruits, honey tea, coconut candy Bottle of mineral water
Excludes
Beverages Tips (optional)
Cancellation
More than 45 days prior to trip departure. No charge. 30-45 days before arrival: 10% charge 15-29 days before arrival: 40% charge 7-14 days before arrival: 60% charge Within 7 days before arrival: 100% charge

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Mekong Cruises Tours

Mekong Cruises Tours

Travel to the heart of the Mekong Delta on this small group adventure tour from Ho Chi Minh City. Board a private long tail boat and experience the diversity of the Mekong waterways first hand as you explore fish farms and exotic fruit farms.

Take a private boat in My Tho

Drive for 2.5 hours and arrive at the city of My Tho by air-conditioned mini coach. A former naval base, My Tho is now a bustling port city in the Mekong Delta. The area is the final destination of the Mekong River which winds its way through Tibet, China, Burma, Laos, Cambodia and finally Vietnam.

An incredibly fertile region, its prime industry is food production, producing approximately half of Vietnam's total agricultural output. Life for villagers in the area revolves around the rivers and canals that make up the delta. People are more likely to transport by river than by road.

Upon arrival into My Tho you'll board a private boat and cruise along the Mekong River. Your local guide will take you to visit an island with lush tropical gardens where you'll sample tropical fruit. Continue to another island in the Mekong Delta and learn more about another cottage industry, coconut candy. Your local guide will take you to a coconut candy factory and explain the process of making this sweet.

Have a chance to visit local villages in the area and learn more about the traditional lifestyles

You'll also have a chance to visit local villages in the area and learn more about the traditional lifestyles, culture and customs of people who call the Delta their home. Continue by Xe Loi (motorized cart) to a bee farm where you'll transfer to a smaller rowing boat allowing you to get deeper into the smaller canals of the Delta.

Sample local Mekong cuisine at the Diem Phuong Restaurant. After lunch you'll return to My Tho for the journey back to Ho Chi Minh City.

Reviews

 4.41 stars, based on 17 reviews
  • Rumy KangaRumy Kanga
    (14/06/2018)

    The guide was very informative and both my kids and me enjoyed the trip a lot.

  • Matt MorrisMatt Morris
    (29/04/2018)

  • Johnny RibohnJohnny Ribohn
    (06/01/2018)

  • Carloalberto BarberiniCarloalberto Barberini
    (03/01/2018)

    very nice!! our tour guide was amazing.

  • Matthew SolleyMatthew Solley
    (29/11/2017)

  • Ingunn HalsebakkeIngunn Halsebakke
    (31/10/2017)

    We really enjoyed this tour, the group was quite small, the food was good, our guide was great (and her English was very good) - and the scenery was beautiful. We all ended up buying something, but not because we were pushed to buy it.. An overall good experience, with a lot of photo opportunities to prove it:)

  • Valeria ScalambraValeria Scalambra
    (08/07/2017)

    Did this tour on 18th June 2017. Really enjoyed this tour- we were given a general overview of Ho Chi Minh city's history by our tour guide on the drive to the Mekong, which was really interesting. Food provided on the day was really good. Also got to sample some honey tea at the bee farm which was delicious (I regret not buying the honey!). The small canoe ride down section of Mekong was interesting. Our tour guide was knowledgeable and happy to answer any questions.

  • kane johnkane john
    (17/06/2017)

    Great day in Mekong Delta.I went on the one day Mekong Delta tour and was very satisfied with the services on this company. Our guide Pham Xuân Tháo spoke very good English and her explanations were very clear. She is obviously an experienced tour guide. Her assistant Huyên was very good too. The minivan driver was safe and punctual. I enjoyed the variety of the activities during the day. The Vietnamese lunch was excellent. I also appreciated the small group size (10). Overall a very good experience.

  • (24/03/2017)

  • Kaye ParrishKaye Parrish
    (16/02/2017)

    I really enjoyed my tour guide and meeting the people in our group we all truly bonded and shared a great adventure together!

  • Lucia Wei HeLucia Wei He
    (01/01/2017)

    Our tour guide was super nice and the trip was well organized. Yet, the tour itself is quite touristy - we felt like we were being taken to buy stuff at every stop. The "coconut farm" was only a small candy making machine underneath a hut, and the "bee farm" was only two bee hives that you could take photos of. Overall, I would only recommend it if you're with kids or elderly and you're looking for something easy to do for a day.

  • Kenneth LowKenneth Low
    (17/12/2016)

    The tour was great! Love the planned activities; the home stay lunch was fantastic & delicious; the tour guide, Nhi who is approachable, friendly, passionate & enthusiastic; the pace of the tour was just nice; the mini bus was comfortable. Thumbs up!

  • Guya CavenagoGuya Cavenago
    (06/12/2016)

  • mason andreymason andrey
    (25/10/2016)

    Great tour, variety of activities.Nhi was a great guide through all of the activities in this tour. She answered a lot of questions about Vietnam life and made sure everyone had a good time.

  • tommy miketommy mike
    (23/10/2016)

    Just Perfect.I did this tour about two days ago and loved every second of it. Thao (our guide) was lovely- very insightful and more than happy to answer any question or crack a joke. This day trip is jam packed full of experiences and worth absolutely every cent. I would highly recommend it to anyone.

  • maria lopezmaria lopez
    (18/10/2016)

    Extremely professional tour.I love mekong delta so much.Excellent tour with supper small group of 10 people mix nationalities and our great tour guide .picked us up from hotel for free our guide Thao was brilliant,very knowledgeable and funny.Relaxed tour,no rushing around to take photos.Plenty of opportunities to take photos through the mekong and on the boat.Lunch BBQ at tiny garden homestay was brilliant.Overall an enjoyable and relaxing tour ,where i can learn a lot and make some new friends .i love mekong vietnam very much.Thanks you mekong cruises tours team.

  • kevin hoangkevin hoang
    (16/10/2016)

    Great , 100% recommendable.We I did the (Mekong river + tunnel watching tour) supported by our pleasant and well English speaking guide / safe driver. We felt comfortable the whole day. Every questions about country and history has been answered understandable. 100% recommendable.Thanks Thao, we wanna come back to Vietnam

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