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Non-Touristy Mekong Delta Tour - Cruising on Boat & Biking around the villages

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    Pass By: Vietnam Adventure Tours, 123 Ly Tu Trong st, Ben Thanh Ward District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000 Vietnam

    Start your day with an 8:00 AM pick-up from your centrally located hotel in Ho Chi Minh city and head to the Long An Province in the Mekong Delta Region. After a 1.5-hour car ride, you’ll arrive at your first destination: a local monument that displays objects from the war period of the Mekong Delta Region. Here, you’ll learn more about the history of Vietnam. Then, visit the Orchid Farm of a local family – see literally hundreds of types of orchids from various countries and learn how the plants grow to adapt to the environment they are in.

    At 11:00AM. Cruising along the Mekong River on a motor boat to enjoy fascinating view from both sides. Kick back and observe the stunning scenery pass you by, watching daily life as it unfolds on the riverbanks

     

    At 11:45 AM, start the highlight of your trip: a bike ride along the countryside road lined with aceca palm trees, dragon fruit farms and endless rice fields. You may see children cycling to school and farmers harvesting rice and okra. Cycle along for about an hour before arriving at a local market, where your guide will help you buy fresh fruit from the street vendors if you wish. Enjoy fresh coconut water to refill your tank!

    At 1:30PM. Arrive the restaurant to enjoy your lunch

    After lunch, Depending on time, head off to a local mattress workshop to see mattresses being made of reeds.

    At 3:00 PM, you’ll start heading back to Ho Chi Minh city for a 5:00PM arrival.
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    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    8h
    Inclusions
    • Transfers by air-conditioned car/van
    • English Speaking Tour Guide
    • Lunch with Vietnamese Cuisine
    • Bottle of water & Cool Tissue served in car
    • Biking
    • Coconut Water
    • Pick up & Drop off at your hotel in central District 1
    • Lunch
    • Motor Boat Trip in Mekong River
    Exclusions
    • Tip (optional)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Thanks for take care of time of non- touristy day, with many informative cultural and knowledgeable more local people in there. We really enjoyed all the time by the tour with guide sang. Definitely recommend this tour and him. He made great day tour.

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank vuena4091
    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We did the Tan Tru tour with our great guide Andy, he shared many story of the tour and enjoyed on the machine boat and fresh coconut. Nice time on riding bicycle around the village and enjoyed more dragons fruits . Thanks for everything mr...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank angela8028
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Great tour if you have only less than a day to experince the country life of the Mekong Delta region. Kevin, our tour guide, was helpful and entertaining along the entire journey. Don’t miss the dragon fruit tasting experience!

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Tibor S
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We applied for the tour almost last minute and everything was great. Kevin was our guide and it turned out that it is his second day at the company. Pick up was sharp on time, but during the way to the Mekong Delta, the driver...More

    Thank kariszabolcs
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I booked this tour because I wanted to avoid the usual tourist traps and experience a very authentic and local Vietnamese experience. This tour lived up to all my expectations and our guide Kevin did a marvelous job at guiding us at each destination. Kevin...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank spotmidk
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    Response from David W | Reviewed this property |
    I don’t remember this issue arising when I booked for the tour a month ago. But looking at the details on Tripadvisor now it does seem to be odd. If I were you I’d take it up with Vietnam Adventure Tours who run it or with... More
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