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$59 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Overnight Mekong Delta Tour from Ho Chi Minh City

Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City - My Tho - Ben Tre - Can Tho Start from Ho Chi Minh City and depart for My Tho. After visiting Vinh Trang Pagoda, take a boat ride along the river viewing the stilt houses and the fruit plantations along the river bank. Proceed to Tortoise island and have lunch in the local restaurant. Enjoy a boat ride under the shadow of the water coconut trees to visit a family business which epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle. Take a rowboat ride along the creeks. After taking a delightful walk through the fruit plantation and village, proceed to Can Tho. Have dinner (own expense) and overnight at your proposed hotel in Can Tho. Day 2: Floating Market - Ho Chi Minh City Take an early morning boat trip to visit the Cai Rang Floating Market, a wholesale market of fruit and vegetable at its busiest time of the day. Keep cruising through the small channel system and visit a rice noodle making village. Break for lunch. Return to Ho Chi Minh City.

$125 Multi-day & Extended Tours

3-Day Mekong River Tour from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh

Day 1:Begin the day with pick up at your centrally located hotel in Ho Chi Minh City and then journey towards the Mekong River. Take a walk to a nearby village, where the locals will treat us with a taste of tropical fruits and sweet honey tea. This will all be enjoyed to the tunes of local folk music. Continue your journey by a small rowing boat, floating down the river in serene surroundings, which will bring you to a Coconut Candy Workshop, to experience of the boiling candy in pots and pans. After lunch at the local restaurant, head to My Tho by boat, and afterwards towards Can Tho by bus. Upon arriving in Can Tho, you have the opportunity to go for a homestay experience. From here you will be brought by boat at the Mekong River to a riverside cottage. In the evening a family will welcome you with a delicious family dinner and local folk music nearby. Day 2:Breakfast will be included at our stay. We continue our journey on the Mekong River, with a morning visit the famous floating marked for afterwards to dock at a river bank restaurant. Here we have a chance to see barbeque which is not for the faint hearted. This is also a great location to enjoy the serene surroundings of the greenery near the Mekong River. Continuing our journey by boat, we will arrive at a noodle workshop, where we have a fantastic chance to see how the Vietnamese produce rice papers and other products alike. After a boat ride back to Can Tho, we will have lunch at a local restaurant. Please the advised that lunch is not included. Continuing our journey by bus towards Chau Doc, we will have a visit at the wild bird sanctuary at Tra Su. Here, enjoy a boat ride as local people will bring you around the small rivers and swamp areas to experience the nature and wildlife.When arriving in Chau Doc our hotel will be located near the local market, which will give you easy access to your own preferred experiences.Day 3:Breakfast will be served at the hotel before we continue our journey. After a short walk through the local market, be picked up at the river banks and brought to the nearby fish farms and floating village. Here you will get a chance to see the life at the Mekong River. Afterwards, proceed to the small minority of Cham people, who have built their village on wooden pillars to keep them dry and safe from floods. Afterwards continue by speedboat and arrive at Sisowath tourist dock in Phnom Penh from where our services end.

$158 Day Trips & Excursions

Cai Rang Floating Market and Biking on Ben Tre Island Full Day Tour

04:00 am: We start to go to Can Tho city, the second biggest city in South Vietnam. Take a motor boat to come Cai Rang floating market ,the most fascinating floating market where we can see all trading activities in Mekong river.Enjoy breakfast in the local floating restaurant and enter some boats to enjoy some seasonal fruits. Walk around a colorful fruit garden and enjoy more fresh fruits and visit a rice noodle workshop.Visit a local market in Can Tho city. We start to go Ben Tre, is known as a biggest coconut- town in Vietnam. Around 2 hour driving in the local road way, you will see the very beautiful scenery with rice fields, vegetables plantations and the life of some farmers who work on the farms. Take a long boat trip along Ham Luong River - to enjoy the fresh air, natural environment and especially to see about the life of fishing man when they are working on their small boats. Enjoy lunch in a small local riverside restaurant. Trying a very special fish in Mekong Delta: "Elephant Ear Fish" with fresh rice noodle. Enjoy the beautiful riverside scenery when taking a sampan in small canal. Take a BIKING TRIP ( over 15 KM) around beautiful Island with coconut plantations and some small cannels along the roads. Visit a local house to learn how to climb up coconut trees, enjoy green tea & coconut juice. Have a look about little pottery collection of local people. Take a short rest on hammocks... Head back to Ho Chi Minh City.

$429 Multi-day & Extended Tours

3-Day Mekong Delta Cycling Tour with Homestay Experience from Ho Chi Minh City

Day 1: Saigon - Vinh LongAt 8 am, you will be picked you up from your hotel in Saigon and head to My Tho village for your first boat trip. Take part in some late morning drifting down the bustling branches of the Mekong Delta and into the tranquil canals. The first stop will be one of the area's many islands. Visit a traditional Mekong Delta house and kitchen; indulge in some seasonal fruit along with some local tea and fresh honey; visit a local rice wine distillery for wine tasting; then paddle one of the small sampans along the smaller waterways. You will have a break for lunch after this jam packed morning, then a short rest, followed by a leisurely afternoon bicycle ride (2 hrs) on small dirt roads and walking bridges. Reach a local ferry crossing and then onto to Cai Be where we board a touring boat to the floating market and cruise over the mighty Mekong River. Our day ends at Binh Hoa Phuoc & An Binh Island where you can take in a great sunset view from the shores of the Mekong. Dinner and overnight at a homestay on island.Inclusion: Transfer, guide, bicycle, entrance fee, local boat, seasonal fruits, lunch, dinner and homestayDay 2: Vinh Long - Can ThoWake up early (around 8 am) and have breakfast, then its back on the bikes for a 1/2 hour pedal to the ferry crossing for Vinh Long. Then its time to cover some distance, by bike, to Can Tho. Depending on the groups cycling ability, a tailored special route will be planned for this day possibly passing villages with brick kilns where terracotta and pottery are made, or riding past rice fields, or cycling through numerous rural riverside villages. You will break for our lunch at a local street-side stall then the bus picks us up to Can Tho city. Late afternoon you have free time for a scenic promenade along the city quay or more cycling along the Can Tho riverbank (time permitting). Overnight in Can Tho at a hotel.Inclusion: Transfer, guide, bicycle, entrance fee, all meals, local boat and hotel.Day 3 : Can Tho - SaigonMorning boat trip to the interesting and chaotic Cai Rang Floating Market, then up a quiet canal for more cruising. Back on the bikes (~ 2 hrs) to enjoy the beautiful Mekong Delta scenery meeting the locals (many on bicycle too). After lunch, we head back to Saigon. Tour ends at your hotel around 5:30 pm.Inclusion: Transfer, guide, entrance fee, breakfast, lunch and local boat.

$350 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Mekong Delta 2-Day Luxury Cruise from Ho Chi Minh City

Day 1: Caibe - Cruising to Can ThoStart the trip by meeting your guide in the hotel lobby by 8:30am. You'll be picked up at the hotel between 8:30 and 9:00am. After departing Ho Chi Minh City, you'll head to Vinh Long. Lunch will be served aboard the boat while cruising into Cho Lach canal, surrounded by the scenery of the local fruit drying facilities. Stop to visit a village on the banks and admire the orchards and rice fields nearby. Back aboard, you can relax on the deck while enjoying the sunset. Lunch and dinner will be served on board. Day 2: Sunrise Cruise – Cai Rang Floating Market - CanthoBreakfast will be available at 7:00 AM while your vessel cruising the Tra On Floating Market. Later you'll head to Cai Rang Floating Market, where there will be an 8:30 AM "check-out" from your luxury vessel. You'll then transfer onto a local boat to visit the area's nearby arroyos and gardens. You'll then arrive back at Can Tho for a 10:00 AM drive back to Ho Chi Minh City, where you'll arrive at 2:00pm.Please note: Itinerary may be reversed depending on departure date. Trip price and policy based on the cruise policy. Light luggage is recommended. Drop off time depends on itinerary.

$189 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Private Mekong Delta - Can Tho Discovery 2 days 1 night

Day 1: Ho Chi Minh – My Tho - Ben Tre - Can Tho ( BBQ Lunch ) 8:00 am– 8:30 am : tour guide will pick you up at your hotel and start on journey to My Tho – Ben Tre 09:50 am : arrive in the first stop in My Tho, get some rest and free time for your personal activities about 15 minutes. 10:30 am: get on the cruise and begin for travelling in the river. The cruise will go along Tiền River and pass through 4 islands Long – Lân – Quy - Phụng 11:00 am: Arrive in Thai Son Island (Cù Lao Thới Sơn) you will walk down on the road to the village, visit the house of residents here, see orchards and enjoy Various kinds of fruite depending on the season. 11:45 am: Go canoeing, weave along through the small river and see rows of coconut palm. 12:30 pm: Return the cruise and have a lunch with steak dishes of Mekong. 13:00 pm: Go down Tiền River and come to Ben Tre, you will visit the place is producing coconut candy – a famous specialty of Ben Tre. Afterward, you will get on the carriage, let’s continue with your tour on the way of Tân Thạch Commune to look again orchards and keep in mind a serene and simple life of people here. 14:50 pm: Return the Harbor then take car to Can Tho City. 17:00 Arrive in Can Tho city, check in at the luxury hotel 5* (Muong Thanh Hotel in Can Tho) You have free time and overnight at hotel. Leisure in the evening for wandering  Tay Do night market, Ninh Kieu wharf or enjoy  these  delicious local dishes. Day 2: Cai Rang Floating Market - Ho chi Minh You will get up early at 5 am and drive to Ninh Kieu wharf. Tourist will have opportunity  to see morning streets market with many products homemade such as fruits, vegetables, cake…  which are sold on the way to the wharf. After exploring the floating market,  visitors will visit the place to see how  local people  make rice vermicelli noodle and the orchard garden. At 08.00am: Having breakfast  at the hotel then you have free time in bathing pool. 11h30am: Check out hotel and heading  to Ho Chi Minh city.The tour ends at your hotel.