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  1. Vietnam
  2. Mekong Delta
  3. Ho Chi Minh City

From Ho Chi Minh: Local Life in Mekong Delta by Bicycle

Product ID: 289780
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Take a comprehensive boat and bicycle tour through the watery-world of the Mekong Delta. Witness the lives and traditions of the people who live here. Cycle through lush green scenery and hop aboard a boat for some local dishes for lunch.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

Your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City Center - District 1,3,& 5
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Take a boat ride to a local home see soe local produce being made
  • Cycle to Hoa Loc village, past traditional wood houses and scenic views
  • Wind through narrow canals by paddle boat, dining on local dishes onboard
  • Enjoy the colorful sights and sounds of Cai Be Floating market
Full description
Start your day with a two-hour ride from Ho Chi Minh City to Mekong Delta. Upon arrival, take a boat cruise to visit a local home where rice paper is being made. Next, take a 1-2 hour tour by bicycle along the small beautiful roads to explore the famous village of Hoa Loc.

Pass traditional houses made of wood and palm tree leaves, and  see the local farmers going about their daily routine. Watch how they catch fish or pick fruits using traditional methods.

Take a paddleboat cruise through the narrow canals of the Mekong and enjoy a lunch of some local dishes on the boat. After lunch, head to the Cai Be Floating Market. At the floating market, you can watch locals aboard their small boats trading fresh goods and local commodities.
  • Transfer and transportation as per itinerary
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
  • Bike rental
  • Bottled drinking water
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Travel insurance
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities, optional
  • Personal expenses