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  1. Vietnam
  2. Ho Chi Minh City
  3. Cồn Phụng

Ho Chi Minh: Mekong Delta to Ben Tre by Luxury Speedboat

Product ID: 185031
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Escape the bustling city to the Mekong Delta System on a luxury speedboat along the picturesque Saigon river for 2 hours. Take a fascinating journey with your family and your friends for an unforgettable trip.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

At your accommodation in District 1, 2, or 3 between 7:15 AM and 7:45 AM.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Enjoy a beautiful journey on a luxury speedboat
  • Experience traditional music, rowing boats, and honey tea cultivation
  • Taste a delicious Vietnamese lunch at a riverside restaurant.
  • Discover the delightful countryside and the network of canals and channels
  • See the lifestyle of the locals who live along the riverside
  • Visit a small, family-run business dedicated to sustainably producing coconut candles
Full description
Be collected at your accommodation at 7:30 AM and transferred to Tan Cang pier in a modern comfortable minivan. Depart at 8:00 AM traveling to Mekong Delta (Ben Tre) on a luxury speedboat. Enjoy a light breakfast of cake and seasonal fruits. Take in the fresh air and learn about the daily life of local people who live along the river banks. Stop at a local market to discover local daily life in Long An Province along the way, before arriving at Ben Tre around 11:00 AM. 

Enjoy tropical fruits while listening to Southern amateur music, a traditional kind of music in Southwest Vietnam. Ride to Cong Doan on a rowing boat and experience the peaceful atmosphere at the water region through small nipa canals. Visit a coconut candy factory to see the coconut candy production line. Visit the bee-farm to observe how people raise bees for honey. Enjoy honey tea and choose to purchase products made from honey and queen bee milk. Taste the snake and scorpion special wines of the Ben Tre province. 

At 12:00 PM cruise to a riverside restaurant and enjoy a Vietnamese traditional lunch with seven delicious courses. These include elephant ear fish, which is a very special dish in Mekong Delta, and rice-paper served with fish sauce. After lunch, return to Saigon at 4:00 PM and be returned to your accommodation.
  • Pickup and drop-off at your accommodation in District 1
  • Insurance on boat
  • Life jacket
  • English-speaking guide
  • Water
  • Wet towels
  • Vietnamese traditional set lunch at riverside restaurant
  • Cake and seasonal fruits
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• The speedboat has 12 seats, 24 seats, or 35 seats
• The speedboat departure time is 8:00 AM
• The meeting point is Tan Cang Resort, A100 Ung Van Khiem District, 25 Ward, Binh Thanh District, HCMC
• Children must be supervised at all times during the tour
• Please note that the only restrooms available are at the Tan Cang Resort and in the MeKong Delta Area
• We recommend that you wear sandals, hiking boots, or trainers
• We provide raincoats during the rainy season between May and October
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.5 / 5
based on 4 reviews
Review summary
Value for money

Organized by

Saigon River Tour co., LTD

Product ID: 185031