Saigon-Mekong Delta (My Tho) 1 Day

Group Tours 1 Day Saigon Saigon
  • Drive from Saigon through rice paddies and small villages to My Tho (70km ~ 1.5 hours)
  • Visit Vinh Trang pagoda –one of the most beautiful and famous landmarks in the region
  • Enjoy 3-hours boating & freely walking trip at Mekong Delta
  • Explore The Mekong River small canals by rowing sampan
  • Visit a beautiful island with many tropical orchards
  • Discover how to make coconut candy and try some
  • Ride a horse-cart throughout the village
  • Taste local fresh fruits as well as honeybee tea
  • Have lunch at a garden restaurant on river bank with countryside specialties
  • Drive back to Saigon and drop at your hotel

7:30AM:  Our driver and tour guide will pick you up at your hotel. We travel by road to the Mekong Delta that Vietnam’s largest rice bowl. Upon arrival in My Tho, boarding the motorboat at a pier and cruising on the Mekong River. Here, overlooking floating houses where fishes are farmed beneath the house.

Continuing the journey on the river until reaching Cồn Thới Sơn (Unicorn Island), from here taking a horse cart to reach a performance site where Vietnamese traditional music (Đàn Ca Tài Tử – A folk art form from Southern Vietnam accredited by UNESCO in 2013 as Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity) can be heard and seasonal tropical fruit can be tasted.

Afterward, being on a small hand-rowing boat (the main mean of transportation in My Tho & Ben Tre) and slowly cruising through a small creek with beautiful overhanging coconut trees. Lives from both sides of the creek can be observed.

Before heading to lunch, passing through bee-keeping farm and enjoying honey tea, a typical Mekong house can be viewed here. Then, it is lunch time after a short walk.

After lunch, boarding the motorboat and heading to learn coconut candies making process from a workshop. Sample of candies can be tasted.

03:00PM Returning back to bus and going back to Ho Chi Minh City.

Children Policy

  • Child under 4 year old: FREE of charge, limit 1 child/ booking
  • Child from 4 - 11 year old: 75% charge
  • Child from 11 year & above: 100% adult rate

Cancellation Policy

  • More than 7 days prior: Will be charged 10% of total rates.
  • From 7 to 4 days prior: Will be charged 50% of total rates.
  • Less than 3 days prior and No-Show: Will be charged 100% of total rates.
INCLUSIONS

EXCLUSIONS

  • AC mini-van
  • English speaking guide
  • Boat trip in Mekong Delta River
  • Lunch at local restaurant 
  • Seasonal Tropical Fruit
  • Traditional Vietnamese Folk Song
  • Entrance fees
  • Mineral water (1 bottle/day tour)
  • Wet tissue
  • Gratuities and personal expenses
  • Any other service not mentioned in the above program
  • Peak season surcharge (if applicable)
  • Tip & VAT

 

 

 

 

 

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