Surprised of Mekong Delta Tour

Ho Chi Minh CityLong AnTien Giang
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Trip code: MK2A

Departure Point: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Travel Styles: Cruising

Duration: 2 days / 1 night

Trip overview

The tour take you to discover deeper into the palm jungle of the Mekong to see more of the traditional rural life of this fascinating area. Visit local farms and houses to learn how people live along the river. After having a traditional lunch, arrive to a beautiful boutique hotel The Island Lodge, where you can relax by the river with a glass of wine, chill at the pool or take a bike ride on the peaceful alleys of the Unicorn Island full of shady fruit trees.
Have a delicious dinner specially cooked for you by a French chef. In case the Island Lodge hotel is fully booked, we will offer you a stay in one of the bungalows of Mekong Riverside boutique hotel with its own 7-hectare organic garden and a fish farm, located in Cai Be area. In the morning, have a nutritious breakfast and set on another day of exploring.
Visit Cai Be floating market to see how locals run their trading business on the river; take a rowboat trip along small canals of the Delta surrounded by thousands of coconut palms. After a traditional lunch at the floating restaurant, visit a brick atelier and various workshops to learn how Vietnamese still use old family technologies to make so many things with their hands. Take an exciting trip by “xe loi”, a traditional transport popular in small villages. Enjoy an adventurous speedboat trip back to Saigon. After arriving at the city pier Les Rives van will bring you to your hotel.

Trip Inclusions

    • Breakfasts, lunches, dinner
    • Overnight stay at The Island Lodge or Mekong Riverside boutique hotel
    • Unlimited refreshments and local fruit
    • English-speaking guide
    • All entrance fees
    • Pick-up and drop off at centrally located hotels.

    Please note we only pick-up and drop off at hotel located in district 1, district 2 and district 3 

    * Includes mandatory Government Tax & Service Charge

    ** Single supplement surcharge is applied for single traveler or bookings that consist odd number of adult participants

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    Tour itinerary

    1
    Day 1 Saigon - Can Giuoc - Farmhouse - Unicorn Island (L/D)

    8:00am: Your guide will meet you at the lobby of your hotel and bring you by car to your boat at Ho Chi Minh City pier.

    8:15am: The boat departs and you slip away from downtown Saigon via narrow canals, and enter the verdant green tributaries of the Mekong Delta. A light breakfast is served on board.

    9:00am: Visit Can Giuoc riverside market full of local curiosities, tropical fruits and all manner of fish and shellfish. Great photo opportunities!

    10:00am: Enjoy a brief stop at the pagoda, while your guide explains the importance of Buddhism to many people of the Delta.

    10:30am: Reach the idyllic watery expanses of the Delta itself, known as the Delta of Nine Dragons for the 9 tributaries that splinter from the main Mekong River.

    12:00pm: Visit a brick atelier to see how locals still use traditional technologies to make bricks.

    12:30pm: Take a ride on “xe loi”, a traditional transport used in the villages of the Mekong Delta.

    1:00pm : Have a delicious lunch at a local riverside restaurant.

    2:00pm: Continue your xe loi ride and visit a weaving workshop. Board a boat and go through small canals to reach a coconut candy workshop.

    3:00pm: Arrive to the boutique hotel The Island Lodge. Relax by the river, chill at the pool or take a bike ride on the peaceful alleys of the Unicorn Island full of shady fruit trees. If the Island Lodge hotel is fully booked, we offer the guests to stay at the same-range Mekong Riverside boutique hotel.

    In the evening have a delicious dinner specially cooked for you by a French chef of the Island Lodge or enjoy a traditional dinner prepared with the products from the organic garden and the fish farm of Mekong Riverside boutique hotel.

    Please note that due to the individual nature of the tours, times are approximate and can vary slightly.

    Dress code: Proper wear is strongly recommended when visiting Cao Dai Temple and pagodas.

    2
    Day 2 Cai Be - An Hiep Village - Saigon (B/L)

    9:00am: Have breakfast at the hotel and depart the hotel to continue exploring the Delta.

    9:45am: Visit Cai Be floating market to see how locals run their trading business on the river.

    11:15am: Enjoy a rowboat trip along small canals of the Delta surrounded by thousands of coconut palms.

    1:00pm: Visit a fish farm to see how the fish is raised in the Mekong Delta

    1:30pm: Stop at a floating restaurant to have a delicious Vietnamese lunch.

    2:30pm: Return to the speedboat and depart for Ho Chi Minh City.

    4:30pm: Arrive back in Saigon. Les Rives’ staff will return you to your hotel by car.

    Please note that due to the individual nature of the tours, times are approximate and can vary slightly.

    Dress code: Proper wear is strongly recommended when visiting Cao Dai Temple and pagodas.

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