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What to expect from Mekong Delta tours ?

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What you can expect from Mekong Delta Tours in Vietnam? Click to find out the best things to do when travelling Mekong Delta.

The Mekong Delta area is not only a fascinating tourist destination for its natural landscapes but also for its unique culture and friendly local people. If you are planning on a journey to the Mekong Delta of Vietnam, check this list of things you can expect from Mekong Delta Tours right away!

Cruise along the Mekong River

One of the best things to do when travelling Southern Vietnam is cruising on a boat along the countryside in Mekong River.From the boat, you can feast your eyes with the stunning sights of the lush orchard, lines of coconut trees and green rice paddies. You will also have the chance to get closer to local houses and discover the traditional lifestyle around the Mekong River, making unique and exceptional experiences when travelling the Mekong Delta.

Emerge yourself in the majestic beauty of Mekong River
Emerge yourself in the majestic beauty of Mekong River

Explore the local culture

On your cruise along the Mekong River, you can also have the opportunity to explore the daily life of local people. As you reach Cai Be and stop in local workshops, you will be fascinated in how to make rice paper, pop-rice, pop-corn and coconut candy.Moreover, you will talk to the local, listen to their stories and watch them doing their daily farming activities.

Explore the nature of Tra Su Cajuput Forest

Tra Su Cajuput Forest

Tra Su Cajuput Forest

If you are a nature enthusiast, you really can’t miss Tra Su Cajuput Forest in your Mekong Delta tours. Tra Su Cajuput Forest is known for the diverse flora and fauna system. On a boat trip into the forest, you will be endowed with the peaceful atmosphere and natural beauty of the spot. Slowly paddling through the water, you will enjoy the enormous green duckweed that blankets the water’s surface, the flocks of white stocks and numerous kinds of animals. You can also climb up the observation post to admire the panoramic view of the green forest with birds flying around.

Visit Cai Rang Floating Market

Cai Rang Floating Market

Cai Rang Floating Market

Visiting the floating market in Cai Rang is one of the best things to do when travelling Southern Vietnam. You will be emerged by the early morning lively trading scene with people exchanging goods, fruits and other commodities on boats. This vibrant floating market can also satisfy your cravings as many boats are served as coffee shops where you may sip a cup of tea, coffee or fruit juice while still enjoying the bustling atmosphere on a boat. Don’t forget the fulfil your hunger by eating delicious local specialities such as Banh Canh, Hu Tieu, Bun Ca,…

Visit the Cu Chi Tunnel

Located about 70km from Ho Chi Minh City, Cu Chi Tunnel is the extensive underground defending system during Vietnam War. Cu Chi Tunnel is one of the best places to visit in Southern Vietnam if you want to get to know more about the underground life during the war. In this site, you can climb into the underground tunnel system, explore numerous skilful deadly traps and have trial gun-shooting.
 

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