The region in Vietnam famous for floating markets, diverse communities, and a unique ecosystem is the Mekong Delta. Tour three or four days through this network of distributaries in southwestern Vietnam to really understand this how the region provides a living for millions. It’s easy to see why a Mekong Delta tour is on everyone’s list of top sights in Vietnam!
The Mekong River starts in the Himalayas and passes through China, Myanmar, Thailand and Cambodia before reaching Vietnam – just south of vibrant Ho Chi Minh City. Over 20 million people, many of whom member of an ethnic minority, inhabit the 40,500 square kilometres Mekong Delta region and the size of the area covered by water depends on the season.
Mekong Delta tour
To enjoy the countless sights that the Mekong Delta has to offer, you can joining a Mekong Delta tour from Ho Chi Minh City. Visiting the Mekong Delta from Mui Ne is possible as well. From these starting points, we set course for top sights in and around My Tho, Ben Tre, Can Tho – and, if you’re longing for something tropical, Phu Quoc Island.