Mekong Delta area is the agricultural heartland Vietnam which always covered with green rice paddies as well as lush orchards coconuts, mangoes, pineapples, bananas and oranges… There riverboats with sampans are the main means of transportation due to low-lying, soft soil condition and condensed system of rivers and canals. Mekong delta region is an ideal place for escaping from the busy and noisy Ho Chi Minh city.
With this 1 day Mekong Delta tour, you will explore this region by cruising on a motorized boat along river and biking though rice paddies and villages. You enjoy your day by visiting land market, raising porcupine house, orchid farm; taste local foods and drink tea while sharing the stories with hospitable host.
- Fresh atmosphere, peaceful sights.
- Interact with friendly and hospitable local people, especially host’s house.
- Visit local land market and see many local products you may have never seen before.
- Visit local house where porcupine is raised.
- Visit orchid farm with different varieties of gorgeous orchid blooms.
- Enjoy bicycle trip though dirt paths passing rice fields.
- Enjoy boat trip along the rivers and sightseeing landscapes along two banks.
- Enjoy meals with local foods, tea, pop.
Start time: 7:00 AM; Duration: 10 hours (full day). Time is flexible for your choice because this is private tour.
Our guide will pick you up at your hotel (or requested location) in Ho Chi Minh City at 7:00 AM and then head towards My Tho in Mekong Delta. On our comfortable car, you can see the green paddy fields and coconut trees stretching towards the horizontal.
Arriving My Tho, breathing the fresh atmosphere in the morning in Mekong Delta, you immerse yourself into this peaceful and beautiful region. You will start exploring Mekong Delta by visiting a local land market. Walking around, you can see how the rural people in Mekong Delta sell and buy everything on the ground. There is a vast number of local products from fresh fruits, vegetables to living animals with cheap price.
Embarking on a boat to a local house, you have chance to sightseeing the landscapes along two banks of Mekong Delta river with green water coconut trees, lush fruit orchards and stilt houses…
Then you will start the amazing bike trip along back roads, paved lane ways and dirt paths passing rice fields. You will ride through quiet villages in Mekong Delta and meet friendly people in the village. Stopping at another local house where porcupine is raised. Enjoy tea and listen to the family’s stories of life in Mekong Delta. Afterwards, we will stop at the orchid farm and enjoy a home hosted lunch with local foods. You may wish to take a stroll around the picturesque farms filled with different varieties of gorgeous orchid blooms in a dazzling array of colures.
Saying goodbye to friendly host, we will cruise along tranquil Mekong branch to Cong Dinh pier. It’s time to return to Ho Chi Minh city. Tour ends at around 5:00 AM when you arriving your hotel (or your requested location in Ho Chi Minh city).
Let’s join 1 day Mekong Delta Tour – My Tho by CAR to enjoy fantastic feeling together!