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Mekong Delta Adventure With Coconut Village and Kayaking

  • 8-hour Mekong Delta tour
  • Explore rivers and canals by boat
  • Visit local workshops
Mekong Delta Adventure With Coconut Village and Kayaking
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Mekong Delta Adventure With Coconut Village and Kayaking
Visit the Mekong Delta on an 8-hour tour from Ho Chi Minh City, and spend the day exploring Delta canals by riverboat, motorized rickshaw, kayak, and traditional rowboat. Along the way you’ll meet local artisans, sample regional cuisine, and learn about life on the Mekong Delta. This full-day Mekong Delta tour includes all activities, lunch in a local home, and round-trip transport from your centrally-located hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
What to Expect
Start with 8am pickup at your hotel, then begin the 67-mile (108-km)  trip to the Delta town of Ben Tre in an air-conditioned minivan (pickup is only available at District 1 hotels, or at a centrally-located meeting point). Upon arrival at Ben Tre, transfer to a riverboat for a scenic trip along the Ham Luong River, a tributary of the Mekong River.

Visit a series of local workplaces at the edge of the water, and learn how local products are made, from activated charcoal to dried coconut, coconut husk brooms, and coconut fiber crafts. Keep exploring a network of quiet village roads in a motorized rickshaw, or xe lôi, then hop in a kayak for a paddle down a canal flanked by tropical foliage.

Refuel with a lunch of regional cuisine in a family home, and enjoy an early afternoon break to stroll, explore the village, or simply relax in the sunshine. Visit a farm to sample fresh fruits, then travel down the Mekong Delta’s winding system of canals in a small rowboat, the perfect way to get a taste of Delta life at its most traditional. Return to Ben Tre in the sampan boat meeting a driver for the trip back to Ho Chi Minh City. This 8-hour tour concludes with drop-off at your hotel.
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Visit to Mekong River

It's nice to see the rural side of Vietnam. The travel was well planned, comfortable, and educational. Special thanks to Joseph for being a great guide.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Tnktravelteam, Manager at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi friend, Thank you so much for being on our day tour to the mighty Mekong River then giving us a top vote on Tripadvisor. We deeply appreciate it. Hope to serve you more. See you again. Best, TNK Travel Team

Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile
Pleasant experience! Worth it

I had the pleasure of touring with Yen and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Easy going and got to see a part of Vietnam that is unlike Saigon. Recommended!

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Tnktravelteam, Manager at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Kevin T, Great! We can’t wait to take you to other amazing places in our country. Thank you so much for giving us such a top vote. We truly treasure it. Goodbye Kevin. See you again! Best, TNK Travel team

Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

It was a great experience being in these kind of tour adventure. TNK Travel agency is one of the best agency and they have a good, resposible, kind and gentle tourist guides.More

Thank Johnson G
Tnktravelteam, Manager at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Hi Johnson G, The happiness you took time to express here is truly mean to us. We greatly appreciate this review, giving us positive opinions about our travel service you have joined recently. Thanks for highly rating us. Hope for your return next time. Goodbye...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Interesting tour to see the back areas

The small rivers off of the Mekong River are an entire other world unto themselves, and it was interesting tour to see the back areas by small boat.

Thank JohnInItaly
Tnktravelteam, Manager at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Hi JohnInItaly Your review just made our day greater! Thank you so much for praising our tour service. It truly means to TNK. Thanks for experiencing the Mekong Delta with us. Goodbye. Love to see you next time. Best wishes, TNK Travel Team

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile
Amazing experience

A very nice experience and an amazing tour guide too! Thank you Ut for your attention and for helping us to know everything about local people !! =)

1  Thank Desireé B
Tnktravelteam, Manager at TNK Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Hi Desireé B It is so kind of you to note down your positive opinion of our tour guide on Tripadvisor. Thank you very much for picking our service. We are happier to travel more with you. See you again. Best wishes, TNK Travel Team

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