Total tour distance: 45 miles
Daily tour distance: 20 miles
Difficulty: 4 / 100
New Venture in Mekong Delta, Vietnam for those who not only discover the land but also the Mekong River. For two days trip in Mekong countryside, adventurers will have a chance to experience the real Mekong Delta by bike and Kayak. Stay overnight with the locals, wake up in the early morning to enjoy the sunrise, cooking special Mekong food. All you can find in the Mekong two days trip.
Day1: Mekong Countryside Cycling - Kayaking
Morning, Pick up at your hotel and transfer to Mekong Delta in approximately 1, 5 hours.
We start our cycling adventure into the heart of the rural Mekong countryside.
While pedaling along the narrow lanes, passing through a banana plantation, fruit gardens, and coconut palms we will pass through the lush green landscape of the delta providing you with the real experience of the countryside.
We take some local ferries crossing several canals and rivers for an amazing cycling day meeting with locals.
After we’ve thoroughly burned through some calories we will stop and have lunch at a local restaurant with some special Mekong food.
In the late afternoon, we will take an hour of kayaking along the river to experience local river life and then enjoy Sunset on the Mighty Mekong River.
That night we will learn about Vietnamese cooking with the host to prepare some dishes for our dinner. Overnight at a local guesthouse.
Roads condition for cycling: countryside roads, tarmac, very flat, quiet.
Cycling distance: 30 -40 KM( It’ll depend on rider’s ability)
Kayaking: From one hour.
Accommodation: Local homestay
Experienced Local Leader
Bikes: Trek/Giant MTB
Day 2: Mekong Floating Market kayaking.
Morning, we wake up early in the morning to enjoy the sunrise by KAYAK(highlight of the day).
Breakfast at a local homestay, then we do check out and boat transfer to the canal where we will kayak to the Floating market to experience the river life.
You can see up-close the real activities of the locals living on the river for hundreds of years.
It’s also a chance to taste some seasonal fruits or simply enjoy a cup of coffee by the floating market.
After finishing the boat trip, then we will cruise deeper into the Mekong countryside to see the daily activities of the locals in the morning.
Walking around one of a village to visit some local industries of the area where you can see the locals making goods from the simple method.
Finish the boat trip at noon, then we stop at the locals’ restaurant for lunch before transfer back to Ho Chi Minh in the afternoon ending our Mekong countryside trip.
Goodbye and see you the next time.