MEKONG DELTA 1 DAY TOUR - DISCOVER LEGEND MEKONG REAL LIFE.
The Mekong Delta is the southernmost region of Vietnam. It is often referred to as the rice bowl of Vietnam as it produces three harvests per year. The fertile Mekong Delta is also famous for its tropical fruits and flowers.
The Mekong Delta area marks the end of a 4,500km journey made by the Mekong River after having traveled through six countries. Traditional transportation in the Delta is by boat along a vast network of canals and channels. Boating along these canals and visiting the floating markets always proves to be a fascinating and rewarding experience for all visitors.
Tourist will enjoy the scenic journey along the Express Trung Luong Highway and take a leisurely boat trip around the four beautiful islands known as Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix and Tortoise islands. Visit the picturesque orchards and sample the freshly picked fruit at the invitation of friendly local farmers.
Get on a rowing boat ride in the shadows of the water-coconut palms along the tiny canals of Ben Tre Province and experience the traditional rural lifestyle of the Mekong Delta inhabitants.
- Green rice fields
- Peaceful Vam Co Dong River
- Long An town
- Vinh Trang Pagoda
- Thoi Son Island
- Seasonal fruits
- Horse cart
- Crocodile farm
DISCOVER LEGEND MEKONG REAL LIFE (L)
The morning, 8:00am. Let's do Mekong Delta 1 Day Tour with Luco Travel - Vietnam Tour Operator. Our car and tour guide will pick you up at your hotel, departing for the Mekong Delta. It takes one hour and thirty minutes driving to get to My Tho town in Mekong Delta. One the way, travellers will have a chance to see these beautiful landscapes along the road such as the green rice fields, the peaceful Vam Co Dong river and the busy Long An town. End route, Our bus will stop at Mekong rest stop where you can take a rest and see the bonsai garden.
Mekong delta 1 day tour for drinking coconut water
Arrive at My Tho town, visit Vinh Trang pagoda an oldest ancient one in Southern Vietnam. Known as the largest pagoda and the most special architecture in Mekong Delta. It’s architecture was influenced by Vietnamese culture and Khmer’s culture as well as European’s architecture.
After visiting Vinh Trang pagoda, the bus will take tourists to the pier to get on a motor boat. Take a leisurely boat ride in Tien river to enjoy fresh air, to see the peaceful life of the local people, Passing the stilt house, the fishing floating farm, the four Islands: Dragon, Phoenix, Tortoise, Unicorn
After taking the boat for about 30 minutes, we will arrive at Thoi Son Island, the biggest of four islands. Take a leisurely walk on the village paths, visit local people’s home, orchard garden and enjoy seasonal fruits while listening to traditional Southern folk music. Take a hand- rowing boat through the creeks for sightseeing the natural water coconut trees, a symbol in the Delta areas.
The local people will give you the “nón lá”, the Vietnamese traditional hat. After that you can try to row the boat by yourself. After 20 minutes we will arrive at the bee keeping farm, then visit the honey bee farm and taste delicious honey tea with lemon that is really good for health. Local people also have a python farm for those tourists, who like adventure can take a photo with pythons.
Mekong delta 1 day tour for rowing boat
Return to the motor boat then cruise to Ben Tre province (known as the country of coconut in Mekong Delta), visit coconut candy workshop to know how to make delicious candies by hand. The highlight of the trip is to take a sightseeing tour through the peaceful villages by horse cart. And then the tourists go back to the motorboat to visit the Phoenix Island to visit the crocodile farm. Having lunch in the orchard garden.
After lunch, ride a bicycle through the village paths to enjoy the fresh air and observe the pastoral life. Then take a short walk through the narrow village. Return to the boat and take you back to the bus, then the bus will take you back to Ho Chi Minh city.
17:00 End of Mekong Delta 1 Day Tour.
Have a great journey with Luco Travel !
- Rates are in USD per person.
- Packaged prices for minimum 1pax.
- Please note for any kind of payment: bank fee is on the sender.
Tour Price Includes:
- All transfers and transportation with air-conditioned vehicles
- English speaking Tourguide
- All entrance fees as program
- Lunch as indicated in the program
- Traditional music performance
- Boat trip in Mekong Delta
- Travel Insurance
- Bicycles in Mekong Delta
- The fruits, candy etc
- 01 bottled water
- Wet tissues
Tour Price Excludes:
- Visa & international flights in and out the country
- Other services & meals than mentioned
- Tips, bank transfer fee if any.
- Children under 05 years old are FOC.
- Children from 05 - 09 years old are charged at 75% based on adult rates.
- Children above 10 years old are charged at 100% based on adult rates.