Original Mekong explorer day trip from Saigon

Prices starting from: US $54

A Mekong day tour from Ho Chi Minh city to explore original Mekong area , kingdom of coconut in Vietnam, Ben Tre is worth visiting places for travellers. .You will enjoy the wonderful landscapes by cruising along the waterway of the Mekong river and see a daily in the life of locals. On the other hands, witness local life by visiting the workshops. Listen to VC ( Viet Cong), a former soldier who servive during the flight against  Khmer Rouge and make Hu Tieu on your own. This Mekong delta day trip is created for your lifetime experience

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Destinations included:
Ho Chi Minh - Ben Tre - Huu Dinh - My Long - Ho Chi Minh

Original Mekong explorer day trip from Saigon

Price: US $54
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What to expect in this Mekong delta day trip

  • Take for different type of tranport in Mekong area
  • Visit a few local workshops
  • Learn more about local lives
  • Enjoy local specialities of Mekong region
  • Learn more about Khmer rouge war by a former Viet Cong solider



Explore Original Mekong day tour from Ho Chi Minh city

At 8.00 am, we hit the road and take 2 hours drive to Ben Tre. Jump on a three wheel motor cart (Xe Loi) with scenic drive along small villages and path

Board a sampan along Mekong river, cruise along zig-zag cannales to witness local life, the view, river landscape along the way. Enjoy coconut juice and tropical fruits along the way. Pay a visit to a few local workshops making coconut, brick and Southern Vietnamese style noodle (Hu Tieu)

Next hop on bike ride along narrow village alleyway and board a eco boat “sampan ride” .

Lunch is served in family-run restaurant by the river. His wife shows you how to make Hu Tieu and her husband, a former Vietnamese soldier, talk about the war against Khmer rouge

After lunch, it’s time to say good bye to the family, we get to nearby pier and wait for a return boat ride. Then hop on the car back to Ho Chi Minh city. Your Mekong delta original explorer day tour end around 18.00pm in Ho Chi Minh city

Why this Mekong day trip special

  • Get off-the-beaten-path to travel less touristy area
  • Having authentic lunch with local family
  • Taking a bicycle ride along rustic rural life
  • Riding on the unique Xe Loi 

Mekong day tour from Ho Chi Minh city

Sampan boat ride in Mekong delta

Mekong delta day trip

Rice paper making village in Mekong delta

Mekong delta biking

Tourists bike along small trail in Mekong delta


PRIVATE TOUR rate quoted in American Dollars per person in a private group.

No of travelers2-3 pax4-6 pax7–9 pax10 pax up
Price in USD/person$76$54$39$37

What’s Included

  • Pick up and drop off by private A/C
  • Homecooked lunch by a local
  • Hynam’s live English-speaking guide
  • Sampan boat
  • Motor boat ride
  • Local workshops visit
  • All activities mentioned above
  • Ticket and entrance fee

We pride ourselves in creating personalised travel experiences that suit all your preferences and needs.

With this tour you can:

  • Choose your own departure date
  • Select the comfort level of accommodation
  • Adjust activities to cater to special interests
  • Modify any aspect of the tour as needed