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Address: 38 Bui Vien Street | Room 309, Ho Chi Minh City 1000, Vietnam
Phone Number: +84 91 334 05 24
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: Mekong Boats Vietnam is a guide to visiting the beautiful country of...
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If you are into the tourist stuff

I would recommend this trip if its your first time to Vietnam, you get to journey on a nice long boat ride, see the locals and of course locals selling touristy stuff enjoying... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

I would advise any tourists to avoid the one day mekong delta tour. We went with four seasons travel and from start to finish it was a shambles. Had to wait an hour for our bus, then get on one bus, off again, on another etc...you get the point. Bad organisation. No air con on the bus. The worst tour... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I would recommend this trip if its your first time to Vietnam, you get to journey on a nice long boat ride, see the locals and of course locals selling touristy stuff enjoying their local made food. I must say the execution of the tour is very well crafted and also it is nice taking a breather from the city,... More 

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Deutschlandsberg, Austria
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9 reviews 9 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Went today with "four seasons travel" (1 day to the floating market). They put two groups in one big bus, so when they had finally gathered all the people, we reached the market it was 11:30. The "market" consisted of perhaps 5 boats - very disappointing. Then the guide told us that we only visit a small market, the big... More 

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Pasig, Philippines
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I honestly enjoy cu chi more than this tour. If I could undo my decision, I would probably book the floating market tour instead of this one.

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Cairns Region, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

What waste of a day! Our fault for not checking and understanding the itinerary as we were sold this tour over the floating market tour which is what we wanted to do. The Guide was useless and seemed more intent on 'pimping' the local girls to all the men on the trip. I thought it was disgraceful with his constant... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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92 reviews 92 reviews
50 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We did the combo tour, which had visiting temples, drinking snake wine, paddling boats, riding in a horse cart and having lunch by the river. All of this made the trip worth it as the Mekong River isn't much to see. If you do the trip make sure there are other things to see and that the transportation is good... More 

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Malaysia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Five of us took the day trip. We were rather disappointed as the trip took us up a canal in a long boat for 4 people, a sample of some local fruits, visit to a honey farm and coconut candy maker, a rough and rickety ride in a horse-drawn carriage with 2 wheels. The visit is only to one island.... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

We got a very nice guide who spoke english well, but we were left with the feeling that he was more of a salesperson than a guide. As we were shoveled through the islands like sheeps in a herd, we were constantly reminded to look in the shops and buy some of the "home made" stuff. I liked the part... More 

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Batu Pahat, Johor, Malaysia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Good experience. Can see the determination of the Vietnamese in a boat ride. We were served with tropical fruits. Did some shopping. Purchased some pure honey. Stopped at a coconut candy factory. I like the sweet smell of the coconut during the processing. Should try this tour whenever you visit Vietnam.

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KUL
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Took the tour with The Sinh Travels which is the famous tour agent there. Good service. Friendly tour guide. We stopped at few places such as coconut candy factory, boat ride, horse ride, bee honey farm with lunch provided.a must go tour

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