The Mekong Delta, the biggest rice basket in Vietnam, is amongst the best destinations in South Vietnam. The surrounding lands comprise low-lying rice paddies, with dense mangroves and palms bordering the rivers. The tributaries of the mighty Mekong Delta provide a comprehensive network of canals and channels making the rivers the best way to explore the region at a leisurely pace while offering the opportunity to experience the truly unique lifestyle of this great river. The best one-day Mekong Delta Tour in My Tho will give you the most commonly fun facts in the area.
Tour Route: Ho Chi Minh City – My Tho – Ho Chi Minh City
Duration: 1 Day
Starts/ Ends: Ho Chi Minh City/ Ho Chi Minh City
Tour Level: Easy
Group Size: Private only – 2 people minimum and above
Commencement Date: Advice at booking time
Special Experiences: Vinh Trang pagoda, local homes, and orchards, a coconut candy workshop, a honeybee farm, take a sampan ride on palm-shaded creeks…
At 08.00 we leave Saigon behind and head to Vietnam’s rice basket of Mekong Delta. We will pass through idyllic, rural scenes until we arrive at My Tho, a peaceful town on the bank of the Mekong River, where we will visit the Vinh Trang Pagoda.
Next, we will have a boat ride on the Mekong, visit local homes and orchards, a coconut candy workshop, a honeybee farm, take a sampan ride on palm-shaded creeks, try a taste of seasonal fruit and honey tea which are well–known specialties in the Mekong Delta and enjoy a performance of traditional Southern singing. We return to Saigon at about 6 PM. Today’s lunch included. Your Saigon tour to Mekong Delta ends.