Trip Description & Day-by-day Itinerary
Mekong Delta 3 Day Itinerary is a classic trip that starts from Ho Chi Minh City and finishes in Chau Doc, from there you can take a speed boat and continue traveling to Cambodia. The guided tour takes you to Vinh Long, Sa Dec, Long Xuyen, Can Tho where you have the chance to visit peaceful rural villages, green paddy fields, and busy floating markets.
DAY 1: SAIGON -> VINH LONG -> SA DEC -> LONG XUYEN
07:00 am: You will be picked up by our local team at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City, then brought to to Vinh Long. Arrival in Vinh Long at about 10:00, you take the boat trip that goes along the Mekong river to Sa Dec. Make a stop at a village to see local people making brick, ancient house.
Lunch is provided at local restaurant.
After lunch, you keep going along small river to Long Xuyen. On the way you will view the daily activities, stop to visit villages, rice field or take a bicycle trip along countryside road.
Dinner and overnight at homestay on Tiger island near Long Xuyen.
DAY 2: LONG XUYEN -> CHAU DOC
After having early breakfast this morning, we take the boat trip at 6.30 to visit Long Xuyen floating market. This is the most bustling floating market of Mekong delta with hundreds of house boat and rowing boat overloading tropical ripe fruits for sale and exchange…
Afterwards, continue our motorized-boat trip to visit the floating house village, bird sanctuary.
Lunch is provided in a local café.
After lunch, you take a bicycle trip that goes along the river. It is a good chance to see the countryside. You can cycle as much as you like before you take boat trip to Chau Doc.
Arrival in Chau Doc, you check into a local hotel for overnight.
DAY 3: CHAU DOC -> PHNOM PENH
Early breakfast at hotel.
06h45 transfer to Chau Doc boat station.
07h30 take the Hang Chau Express boat for Cambodia (after cruising 1 hour the boat will stop for 1 hour at the border for visa clearance and then keep boating to Phnom Penh; Arrival in Phnom Penh at about 12.30). Trip ends.