Full Day Mekong Discovery                             

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Highlights:

  • Get yourself buzzing as you come close to a big bunch of busy bees

  • Get a taste for tropical fruit and find out about how they make their coconut candies

  • Cruise down Mekong River on a traditional boat trip and see for yourself how life ticks along in Delta

  • Try out the local delicacies in a typical Vietnamese restaurant

Notes:

  • Please wear comfortable shoes and loose clothing.

  • Please wear clothing that conceals the shoulders, legs and arms when visiting religious sites.

 

Location:

Starting points

  • A. Saigon Opera House - Dong Khoi St, District 1 , 777, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

     Please contact the supplier at least 24 hours prior to the tour to arrange pick-up.

Endpoint

  • Same as Starting Point

 

About this tour:

  • Run away from the city to enjoy a trip around Mekong Delta, one of the biggest tourist attractions of Vietnam where you could perceive how is life away from the downtown of the cities.

  • Depart Ho Chi Minh City for the city of My Tho (approximately 2 ½ hours). A former naval base, My Tho is now a bustling port city in the Mekong Delta. The area is the final destination of the mighty Mekong River which winds it's way from Tibet, through China, Burma, Laos, Cambodia and finally Vietnam. An incredibly fertile region it's prime industry is food production, producing approximately half of Vietnam's total agricultural output.

  • Life for villages in the area revolves around the rivers and canals that make up the delta, people are more likely to transport by river than road. Upon arrival into My Tho you board the private boat for a cruise on the Mekong River. Your first stop is at a fish farm to gain an insight into one of the cottage industries in the region.

  • The boat ride local guide will take us to visit an island with lush tropical gardens where you have a chance to sample tropical fruit. Continuing to another island in the Mekong Delta you learn more about another cottage industry, coconut candy. The local guide will take you to a factory and explain the process of making the sweet.

  • You have a chance to visit local villages in the area and learn more about the traditional lifestyles, culture and customs of people who call the Delta their home. Continue to visit by Xe Loi (motorized cart), visiting a bee farm where transfer to smaller rowing boat allowing you to get deeper into the smaller canals of the Delta. Your lunch destination is Diem Phuong restaurant where the local guide will provide you with some advice on the finer points of local cuisine and assist us with ordering some of these delicacies. After lunch, return to My Tho for the journey back to Ho Chi Minh City where you will be dropped off at your hotel.

 

Terms & Conditions:

  • Advanced booking has required a minimum of 14 working days before the arrival date.

  • Full payment is required once the booking is confirmed. 

  • A passport copy and full vaccination certificate copy are required upon reservation.

  • Passport Validity: Please ensure your passport is valid for at least 6 months from the date of return.

  • Non-refundable once booking is confirmed.

  • Mayflower reserves the right to change or cancel any part of the itinerary due to unforeseen circumstances beyond the control without prior notice.

  • Mayflower does not accept responsibility for losses or expenses incurred due to delays by bad weather and other unforeseen incidents.

  • Rates are subject to change without prior notice and are subject to currency frustration.

  • Mayflower Holidays Sdn. Bhd. reserves the absolute right to charge you an administration fee of not more than RM100 per person to cover the administration costs incurred by Mayflower Holidays Sdn Bhd for all amendments or cancellations.

  • In the event of cancellation, the refund amount will be in the form of a "Travel Wallet". Any handling fees incurred are non-refundable. Mayflower Holidays Sdn. Bhd. will evaluate the specific case and has the absolute right to decide should it be refunded.

  • Travel period: Immediate until further notice.

Start from
MYR 240
per person

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includes
  • Transport 

  • Boat Ride

  • Lunch

  • Tickets

  • English Speaking Guide

excludes
  • Tips and gratuities