Life continues in Vietnam's agrarian heartland much as it has done for centuries. Farmers cultivate paddy fields, tend their orchards of tropical fruits as well as fishes in the rivers and canals that crisscrossing this fertile plain. You may also choose to visit a farmer’s house, try fruit picking yourself or explore myriad of waterways on a typical small boat as used by locals for their daily transportation.
Located 1.5-hour drive from Ho Chi Minh City, My Tho is the gateway to the Delta and is ideal for those who are seeking for a glimpse of agrarian river life.
4U invites you to explore a different part of Mekong Delta.
Offering an ideal opportunity to adopt the pace of local life, choose to slow down and cycle along the flat roads of the Delta, the region in southwestern Vietnam. You may want to visit a farmer’s home, try your hand at fruit picking or explore the myriad of waterways on a typical small (but loud) boat as used by locals for their daily transportation.
This trip will provide you unique experience on your bicycle to off the beaten track of Mekong Delta.
4U Tours invites you to explore a different part of Mekong Delta.
Offering an ideal opportunity to adopt the pace of local life and you will slow down and cycle along the flat roads of the Delta, the region in southwestern Vietnam.
This trip will provide you a unique experience on luxury cruise to off the beaten track of Mekong Delta.
Unique itinerary which are only available when you are on board Mango Cruise.
Life in the Mekong Delta is very much lived on, by or near the water: houses are built on stilts to withstand the floods, ferries carry people and vehicles between banks and boats ply their wares on the watery highway.
We invite you to discover this everyday river life on board our sampans, all designed as authentic traditional Delta boats using natural materials such as rattan, bamboo and exotic wood. You can choose between private and join-in cruises, ranging from a few hours to 1, 2 or 3 days.
Song Xanh Sampan, dedicated mainly to overnight cruises, are decked out with all the amenities including one or two private cabins and a spacious bathroom
The reference for overnight discovery cruises on the Mekong Delta
One of the first river boat company operating on Mekong River
The itinerary to sail up to the Gulf of Siam.
Major sites that you will visit during the trip:
Cai Be Floating Market
A big and colorful floating market in the Mekong Delta
Mangrove Forest Base
Mangrove forests with birds, wild animals, and fishes
Ca Mau Cape
The southernmost location with the last milestone of Vietnam mainland
A pagoda known for its clay Buddha statues has been recognized as a historical and cultural relic
The Mekong Delta is where the mighty Mekong River completes its 2,700 mile (4,300 km) journey from the Tibetan plateau and empties its riches into the South China Sea. This is an area of lush, tropical and fertile lands. It is often referred to as the 'rice bowl' of Vietnam due its huge production of rice crop. Vegetables, exotic fruits (coconuts, mangoes, rambutan) and fishing also feature prominently here.
With only 4 days you will visit the most typical places of Mekong Delta with the floating markets, Mangrove forest, Khmer Pagodas and the most special is Ca mau Cape, the southernmost location of Vietnam mainland. Enjoy your beautiful days with green, peaceful nature and friendly people.