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Les Rives Authentic River Experience

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
About Les Rives Authentic River Experience
Let us take you on a journey to some of the world's most significant sites. Visit the historical Cu Chi tunnels, the laidback backwaters of the lush Mekong Delta and the UNESCO-listed Can Gio Biosphere Reserve. We offer authentic experiences in areas that can only be accessed via the region's scenic waterways. Cruise between verdant rice paddies and mirror-like pools along the tributaries and canals of the river of nine dragons - the Mekong Delta. Step back into Vietnam's not-too-distant past at the Cu Chi Tunnels to experience wartime life. Cruise mangrove forests off Vietnam's southern coastline and learn about the diverse flora and fauna of captivating Can Gio. Fall into the local rhythm and take time to enjoy the here and now. Connect with Vietnam's landscapes, warm people and perhaps, even yourself.
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Half-Day Cu Chi Tunnels from Ho Chi Minh City by Luxury Speedboat

Make the journey to the Cu Chi Tunnels as interesting as the attraction itself on a morning or afternoon tour by luxury speedboat. Instead of sitting through a long coach bus journey, enjoy a scenic speedboat ride along the Saigon River before exploring the Cu Chi Tunnels with a guide. A small group limited to 14 people maintains an intimate atmosphere, while hotel pickup and drop-off maximize the convenience of your experience.
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6 hours
from $85.12

Small-Group Mekong Delta Experience by Speedboat

Explore the Mekong Delta on a speedboat tour from Ho Chi Minh City, following the Saigon River into a network of canals. Stop to visit villages, a Cao Dai temple, and more, including a chef-prepared lunch at a pagoda. Traveling by speedboat means you can visit the Mekong Delta directly from Ho Chi Minh City, trading a long bus trip for more time on the water.
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8 hours
from $111.80

Can Gio Biosphere Reserve Tour by Luxury Speedboat

Mekong Delta’s Can Gio Biosphere Reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is a haven for wildlife, but difficult to access independently from Ho Chi Minh. This small-group tour whisks you there by speedboat to explore its wildlife-rich mangroves and lagoons. Ride a rowboat, follow trails, and see monkeys, birds, crocodiles, and gibbons in one smooth, guided excursion. A light breakfast, lunch, and hotel transfers are included in this day out.
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8 hours
from $111.80

Cu Chi Tunnels and Countryside Tour by Luxury Speedboat

A popular destination from Ho Chi Minh, the Cu Chi Tunnels draw lots of visitors at peak times. This speedboat tour gets you there faster than you would by car so you beat the main crowds. Explore with a guide, and because you’re with a small group, have plenty of time questions. After included lunch, visit a cricket farm and other food producers on the ride back to your hotel.
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7 hours
from $111.80

Small-Group Sunset Speedboat Tour

Witness the beauty of Ho Chi Minh City at dusk on this 2-hour evening cruise along the Saigon River. Hop aboard an open-air speedboat and tuck into typical Vietnamese foods as you watch the sunset over the city skyline. Wind along the canal ways and get a glimpse of local life as you pass stilted houses and fishing villages, then admire the city’s glittering illuminations as you glide back to the harbor. This small-group cruise is limited to 15 passengers for an intimate experience.
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2 hours
from $62.54
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Jez43 wrote a review Jun 2020
Hedon, United Kingdom10 contributions1 helpful vote
This is an excellent trip, we had a lovely lunch with a mix of people from all round the world. The trip along the river is thrilling.
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Date of experience: March 2020
Anne V wrote a review Jun 2020
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam2 contributions
We had a great half day tour to the Cu Chi Tunnels and via speedboat so much more fun! The crew was all very nice and helpful. Our tour guide Ca (? sorry, correct spelling?) was excellent - he is doing the tours since 20 years! and knows so much interesting details about
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Date of experience: May 2020
wanderer035 wrote a review Mar 2020
West Sussex, United Kingdom92 contributions38 helpful votes
If you only take one trip, take this one. On the way to the tunnels, you enjoy fruit and croissants as well as amazing scenery. The tour of the tunnels is fascinating and the trip back gives you another perspective of life on and around the river. Our guide was excellent and
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Date of experience: March 2020
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jandm985 wrote a review Mar 2020
Bath, United Kingdom3 contributions
This was a great trip. Everything ran smoothly, from the hotel pick up to the final drop-off. The boat trip up the Saigon River was a fun trip in itself - after a day acclimatising ourself to HCMC traffic, it was lovely to escape to the river and watch all the river life - fruit
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Date of experience: February 2020
Andrew F wrote a review Mar 2020
Leeds, United Kingdom3 contributions
A first class trip. Our guide 'Ka' was outstanding; his English, his knowledge of the site and history of the war. The meal at the site was good quality and the speedboat trip worth every penny. Highly recommended.
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