3 Days Adventurous Motorcycle Tour in Mekong Delta, Vietnam

Budget Vietnam Motorbike Tour

Fill your short holidays with a motorcycle tour experience to Mekong Delta in Vietnam. Not only riding, you will have more than 10 boat trips as well as an exploration of the mysterious history of the ancient Khmer Empire that not many people know in South Vietnam. Traveling on the small backs and off-roads only, you can enjoy the peaceful countryside and beautiful landscape. This tour will be an easy way to travel to Cambodia or Phu Quoc Island by boats.

Key Information

  • Bike: rental bike (Honda or Yamaha)
  • Terrain: mix of small back roads and off-roads
  • Mileage: 510 kilometers / 317 miles
  • Daily rides: 170 kilometers / 106 miles
  • Riding gear: helmets, bag covers (if needed) (included)

Meet the guides

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Highlights

  • Visit the 200-year-old temple
  • Starts in Saigon and ends in Rạch Giá
  • Boat trip to the amazing floating market
  • Discover the countryside part of My Tho and Bến Tre
  • Licensed and professional guide
  • 2 nights accommodation

Skill level

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Styles


3 riding days in English
Spoken languages: English
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Accommodation

During this tour, you will be accommodated in either a double, a twin, or a private room at standard hotels and homestays.

You can upgrade to three to four-star hotels or resorts with an additional cost of 30 to 100 USD per night per room, depending on the season. There is an extra single room surcharge of 10 to 50 USD per person, depending on the location.

Program

Day 1: The coconut religion (180 kilometers / 112 miles)

In only 20 minutes, your tour leader will help you to travel from the busy center of Saigon to the countryside by small roads. Then, travel about 50 kilometers (31 miles) by off-road through the rice fields. Along the way, you can see the dragon fruits farms and the 200-year-old temple.

Do 4 boat trips to explore the countryside in My Tho and Bến Tre. This route is not in any guidebooks. You will do a homestay with a local family in the countryside in Mekong Delta. Enjoy the special cooking class and traditional Vietnamese dinner.

Day 2: The old Cambodian land (150 kilometers / 93 miles)

Travel by small roads from Tien Giang to the old land of Khmer Krom. Khmer Krom are ethnic Khmer who inhabit Kampuchea Krom, an area in Southern Vietnam that was once part of the Khmer Empire.

Among the Khmer Krom, the belief is held that they are the descendants of ancient Funan, the core of Suvarnabhumi which covered a vast extent of Southeast Asia including present day Cambodia, Southern Vietnam, Thailand, Laos, Burma, Malaya, Sumatra, and other parts of Indonesia.

Do boat trips to explore this region, visit 1,000-year-old Cambodian temples, and visit the Cambodian villages. Stay overnight at a 2-star hotel in the city or do homestay (again with cooking class and traditional Vietnamese dinner with locals) in the countryside of Mekong Delta.

Day 3: Rạch Giá (180 kilometers / 112 miles)

Wake up at 6:00 for a boat trip to explore the famous floating market. Farmers from the region bring their goods, fruits, and vegetables mainly to the markets and sell them to local dealers. These dealers sell the products to shops in the neighboring towns and to wholesale dealers from the big towns.

All big boats have a pole. Each wholesaler hangs the goods he buys or sells on this pole. This way, people on small boats know where they have to go from a certain distance. On the floating markets, you will not only find people buying and selling goods, you will also find floating restaurants, floating bars, floating gas stations, and many other floating shops. Here, canals are the easiest and fastest way of transportation.

Tour will continue on the small roads and some off-roads to Rạch Giá. After helping you to check at the hotel here and arrange the next boat trip to Phu Quoc Island, VietnamRider Travel will say goodbye. End of the tour.

Note

  • You can upgrade your bike to the Japanese Honda XR dirt bikes 250 cc at additional 30 to 100 USD per day and per rider, depending on the season.
  • Minimum of one year of riding experience on any motorcycle models and road conditions is required.
  • A valid unrestricted motorcycle license from your home country.

Skill level

Beginner

  • Can ride for two to three hours
  • Minimal riding experience
  • Assistance required
  • Comfortable with curves and leans
  • Basic experience with unsurfaced roads
  • Short distance ascents and descents

Intermediate

  • Can ride for three to four hours
  • Average riding experience
  • Little assistance required
  • Comfortable with extreme curves and leans
  • Average experience with unsurfaced roads
  • Steep ascents and descents

Advanced

  • Can ride for five to six hours
  • Extensive riding experience
  • Assistance on demand (if required)
  • Experienced with riding a variety of motorcycles
  • Comfortable with any terrain and weather conditions

Included excursions

  • 4 boat trips to explore the countryside in My Tho and Bến Tre
  • A boat trip to explore the famous floating market
  • A visit to the 1,000-year-old Cambodian temples and the Cambodian villages
  • Boat trips to explore Mekong Delta

Guides

Nam Ngo Khang
Mr. Nam is the owner of VietnamRider Travel and a tour guide since 1995.
Hùng
Mr. Hung has been a tour guide since 2010.
Rory
Mr. Rory has been a tour guide since 2010.
Nhan
Mr. Nhan has been a tour guide since 2010.
Tom
Mr. Tom has been a tour guide since 2010.
David
Mr. David has been a tour guide since 2010.

Location

This motorcycle tour will start in Saigon and end in Rạch Giá. You will ride your bike through to several areas in Mekong Delta, including My Tho, Bến Tre, the old land of Khmer Krom, and the floating market.

Things to do (optional)

  • Boat trip to Phu Quoc Island
  • Cooking class

What's included

  • 2 nights accommodation
  • Company taxes
  • Helmets, bag covers (if needed)
  • Licensed and professional tour leader with good English
  • Transfer costs for all the bikes, guides, and riding gear from or return home before or after the tour
  • Well maintained Japanese 125cc - 150cc motorcycle rental

What's not included

  • Personal foods, drinks, insurances, and any other extra requirements
  • Petrol and any damage costs of clients’ motorbikes during the tour
  • Support vehicle for luggage
  • Seasonal surcharges

Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 30% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.

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Pricing information
  • 4-person on Honda bike: 329 USD per person
  • 5-person on Honda bike: 305 USD per person
  • 6-person on Honda bike: 279 USD per person
  • 4-person on Yamaha bike: 389 USD per person
  • 5-person on Yamaha bike: 362 USD per person
  • 6-person on Yamaha bike: 335 USD per person

 

Tour information

If you do not wish to be a rider, pillion riders are welcome; the organizer will provide a driver with bike. Please send an inquiry for price offers.

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