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Upper Mekong River Day Trip from Ho Chi Minh City

  • Experience the Mekong Delta by boat in a day from Ho Chi Minh City
  • See the Delta without a multi-day trip—suits time-pressed visitors
  • Visit a coconut workshop, village, and islands, and cruise canals by rowboat
Upper Mekong River Day Trip from Ho Chi Minh City
From US$18.00
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This option begins at a meeting point at 7:30 - 7:45 AM. Customer must be present on time
From US$18.00
Pick-up & Transfer Option
This option is included pick up and transfer to the centrally located hote/accommodation in Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City. Pick up time is 7:30-7:45 AM, customer must be present at the lobby on time.
From US$23.00
This option is included small group (15 pax), pick up and transfer to the centrally located hotel in District 1, HCMC. Pick up time is 7:30-7:45 PM, customer must be present at the lobby on time.
From US$28.00
Roaming the Mekong Delta by boat is popular with visitors to Ho Chi Minh City, but you don’t necessarily need a multi-day tour to discover this rural region. This great-value tour reveals the Delta’s scenery and lifestyles in a day: with riverboat and canal rowboat rides; visits to workshops, villages, and a temple; and an orchard lunch—all with a guide for the lowdown on the sights. Return transfers included.
What to Expect
Leave your Ho Chi Minh City hotel by air-conditioned coach bound for the Mekong Delta, the farming heartland of south Vietnam.

Then, head for Ben Tre, a maze of lush islands and riverside hamlets. Visit a village for insight into local life and culture, and sample home-grown tropical fruits and honey tea, made in the villagers' beehives.

Listen to traditional south Vietnamese music and then ride a hand-rowed sampan along tranquil canals to soak in the scenery and peace. Visit a workshop to see how coconut candy is made and sample some of the sweets. Then, sail to an orchard restaurant for a local lunch before taking another boat to the bustling port of My Tho.

Step ashore here to visit the ornate Vinh Trang Pagoda before your return road trip to Ho Chi Minh City, where a hotel drop-off ends your tour.
Reviews (100)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Enjoyable day with TNK

We booked our trip through TNK Travel to mekong river delta. This company organized very well. We joined with group of 40 people. We had fun with lot of things to do. We love the coconut candy house. The rowing boat is great. Especially, we...More

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TNKTravelTeam, Manager at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kind Daydream, How wonderful to hear you truly loved our Mekong River Delta tour this time, which is definitely our big motivation to make it better in the future. Just enjoy your fun life and cheers! TNK Travel Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great value for money!

It was a very nice day trip, learned new things and visited interesting places. I recommend this trip.More

Thank 13Rly
TNKTravelTeam, Người quản lý at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear 13Rly, Thank you for choosing TNK Travel as your travel mate. We’re truly happy to hear you are very delighted with our travel services and also recommend to others. Next time when you visit Vietnam once again, it will be great if you let...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Awesome experience, recommended.

Our tour guide for the day was Tin Tin. Huge praise for her entertaining and friendly nature. Plenary of fun facts discovered along the way. The coach was first class and really comfortable for the hour+ trip from the city center. The river canal ride...More

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TNKTravelTeam, Người quản lý at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 799matiasp, It's so awesome to receive your wonderful reviews on TNK's service. We are so delighted that you had an enjoyable trip and brought home great memories of the tour. Thank you for your kind recommendations to others. Your satisfaction is the biggest gift...More

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Great experience 素晴らしい経験でした!

11名の小さなグループに、一人で参加しました。 ガイドさんはKAIさんという青年。 英語が怪しい私にもゆっくり話してくれるなど、とても親切で丁寧な案内でした。 メコン川の景色は素晴らしく、リフレッシュできました。 I joined to a small group of this tour. The guide named KAI is a young guy. He was so kind and he always did a careful job. Mekong River is so huge and nice. I had a very relaxing time...More

Thank Departure819221
Tnktravelteam, Manager at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Hello Departure819221, Let us send our big thanks for your glowing review on our tour and tour guide. Yes, what you left here means a lot to us. We are glad to know that you experienced great service in all aspects. Of course, your praise...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Very informative and well-organized tour

Both Upper Mekong River and Cu Chi tunnel tours were beyond amazing! Personally, I think our tour guide, Quyen did a great job in explaining to us the history, fun facts etc about the places we went to. I left Vietnam knowing so much more...More

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Dzung T, Manager at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi ClaireChin007, That is fantastic to hear about your fabulous experience with our service. It is very kind of you to depict how you are keen on female brilliant tour guide-Ms.Quyen. Thanks for highly recommending our travel product. It will surely help a lot. Hope...More

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8 December 2018|
Response from TK_NGTT | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry. I am a customer who has ever used it, not a contractor. Please ask your travel agency. Or, if you ask the front desk of the hotel, you can introduce the travel agent that is doing this tour.
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8 October 2018|
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Response from TK_NGTT | Reviewed this property |
Hi ,Hannnah, I left the hotel in Ho Chi Minh city at 9 o'clock and returned to the hotel around 5 o'clock with an 8 hour tour. Then,I think that you may ask you to drop it at the airport at 5 pm when you return to a travel... More
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1 August 2018|
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Response from Lawrence T | Reviewed this property |
We were off the bus around 5pm