One of the most exciting destinations in Asia. The Mekong Delta is the mouth of one of Asia's largest rivers, home to millions of people, a vibrant metropolitan area full of bustling cities and markets.
Destination Mekong Delta
The Mekong River originates in the Himalayas in Tibet and flows south from there, where it widens into a broad stream. The "rice bowl" of Vietnam, the Mekong Delta is a diverse landscape of lush greenery and mighty waterways. It is a water world of boats, houses, restaurants and markets that seem to float on the rivers, canals and streams.
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- Endless rice paddies
- Scenic river landscape
- Impressive markets
Discover the rice chamber of Vietnam
During an eventful boat trip across the Mekong, you will discover how strongly the river influences the lives of the locals. For many people, the Mekong Delta represents the center of their lives, as they offer goods at the floating markets, for example, or use the delta as a cultivation area for rice and grain.
The Mekong River is not only a much-used sea route through which grain and rice are shipped to Saigon. Fruit trees, evergreen palms and sugar cane plantations make up the Mekong riverbank.
Stunningly beautiful are the elaborately decorated pagodas that spring from the Cambodian Khmer culture. Historically, the Vietnamese are among the newcomers to the diverse Mekong Delta, which was under Khmer rule until the 18th century.
Sights in Mekong Delta
Can Tho is a vibrant city in the heart of the Mekong Delta in Vietnam. Here you can experience the authentic life of the delta and discover the fascinating culture of the region. The Cai Rang floating market is a must-see - here you can watch the hustle and bustle on the water and sample the region's fresh produce. The Binh Thuy Ancient House and Ong Temple offer a glimpse into the city's rich history. And if you want to relax after a long day of exploring, visit Truc Lam Phuong Nam Meditation Center or stroll through Tay Do Night Market. Can Tho is an unforgettable destination that you should not miss!
There are many ways to explore Cai Be, including day trips. Here you can watch the colorful activity on the water and taste the fresh products of the region. There are many ways to explore Cai Be, including day trips, boat tours and cultural tours . You can also take part in exciting activities, such as a boat ride on the mangrove canal or a visit to a local workshop . You can explore the peaceful village streets on your own bicycle . Cai Be is a fascinating destination that offers you a glimpse of authentic life in the Mekong Delta.
Rich in lush forests, bustling riverbanks and brilliant temples, Chau Doct is a fascinating place to experience the fusion of cultures and colors that make up the Mekong Delta There are many things to do in Chau Doc, such as a temple-hopping tour on Sam Mountain. A cruise through Tra Su Forest is an unforgettable experience. Chau Doc is also home to some of Vietnam's largest Cham communities.
Phong Dien - Stiermanns Ricefield Lodge
Stiermanns Ricefield Lodge in Phong Dien is a place where the real "authentic" vacation still takes place. Everything is still very original and not affected by tourism. The staff here is extremely hospitable and welcomes you warmly.
Xeo Quyt Forest
Xeo Quyt Forest, also known as Rung Tram, is a magnificent 52-hectare forest near My Hiep village . It is a vast swamp area under a beautiful dense canopy of tall trees and vines and one of the last natural forests in the Mekong Delta . The forest offers an abundance of plant and animal species as well as historical sites. A canoe trip through the forest and walking along the trails will allow you to see the remains of Viet Cong bunkers. During the American War, the Viet Cong had a base here where high-ranking VC officers lived in underground bunkers.
Gao Giong Ecotourism Area
Gao Giong is an ecotourism area in Gao Giong commune, Cao Lanh district and is a typical area of the Mekong Delta ecosystem . Through the work of people, Gao Giong has become a protective forest - the green lung of Dong Thap Muoi region - and provides habitat for many species of birds, fish and plants . The area covers 1,670 hectares, including 250 hectares of virgin forest with streams, swamps, lotus flowers, reeds, water chestnuts and cajuput trees. There is also a bird park of over 36 hectares with a variety of species, including the rare Nhan Dien species listed in the Red Book . Visitors can visit the park here and watch the birds.
My Tho offers many sights and activities One of the most popular activities in My Tho is a boat trip through the Mekong Delta. During the trip, you can enjoy the beautiful scenery and observe the life on the river. A sampan boat ride is a special way to explore the Mekong Delta. These small wooden boats are piloted by locals and offer a unique perspective on life along the river.
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3-day authentic Mekong Delta tour
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Private Mekong Delta Day Trip
Visit My Tho and Ben Tre on this private tour of the Mekong Delta. Experience the beauty of Vietnam and create unforgettable memories. The tour includes a visit to My Tho and Ben Tre. My Tho is a city in the province and is known for its charm. Explore the picturesque Mekong Delta and immerse yourself in the local culture.
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Mekong Delta and Cu Chi Tunnel Speedboat Tour
A visit to the Mekong Delta and Cu Chi Tunnels will allow you to gain a deeper understanding of Vietnam's diverse culture. Activities such as the speedboat ride, visits to local villages and markets, and sampling traditional Vietnamese cuisine provide an unforgettable experience.
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Cai Rang floating market excursion
Experience the floating market in Cai Rang - An unforgettable private 2-day journey through the beauty of Vietnam. Immerse yourself in the hustle and bustle of boats loaded with colorful products and experience the unique dynamics of this vibrant market.
$199 per person
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