Though “Con Quy” (Turtle Island) is the tiniest of all four islands of My Tho City, it’s quite abundant in tropical fruits, especially papaya, bananas, and dragon fruits. The island is also famous for its pristine beauty in nature, amazing specialties, and comfortable climate.
The house of the Huynh Thuy Le’s family is situated at 255A, Nguyen Hue Street, Ward 2, Sa Dec City, Dong Thap Province. People desire to visit this ancient house not only because it not only has the unique architecture - a harmonious mix of Oriental and Occidental styles, but it's also famous for a story revolving around its owner. This story was named the Lover, written by Marguerite Duras, French author, and it was, in fact, a love story of Duras and Huynh Thuy Le, the son of a rich Chinese family in Sa Dec in the early 20 century.
Discovering the beauty of nature has now been a favorite type of tourism in the Mekong Delta region. It’s also a great spot to visit in the region, except the fact that this land is still new to most foreign tourists as compared to other sites. Still wondering whether to go or not, you’d better research more about this land now.
It’s possible to say that Dong Thap Province is the most romantic and tranquil land in the Mekong Delta as it’s famous for ravishingly beautiful lotus ponds with charming scenes. Tram Chim National Park is among the hotspots in this province, and it’s sure that a trip to Dong Thap will not be complete if the park is not included.
The night market of Can Tho will be one of the attractive spots for your Mekong Delta trip to Can Tho. How many things to experience and explore when you pay a visit to the market? Many experienced travelers often share their opinion that going to uncover the inside of a market means you can gain a more understand of that land. Hence, it’s time to know be exciting things of the Can Tho night market before your trip.
There is an abundance of things to explore and experience in An Giang Province, the Mekong Delta, but the indispensable one is indeed Sam Mountain as well as the Sam mountain relic site. If you’re interested in discovering this land’s history, culture, and architecture nearby, just read Sam Mountain travel guide before you go. Although there is nothing entertaining you, compared to other amusement areas, historical and cultural values of the land never disappoint you for sure.
Phong Dien is not only known as an intimate floating market but also a place for local shopping and gossip exchange. Come here at the intersection of three rivers, where Can Tho River divides itself from Hau River. The market usually opens at 4 - 5 am as the sun starts risi
Long Xuyen Floating Market is one of the non-touristy destinations in An Giang Province, so it will be amazing for those who prefer peace and avoid overcrowded places. Not only that, the market is also for discovering the quintessence in the culture and people of the Mekong Delta.
Reaching Van Giao brocade village means that you have a chance to witness the weaving process done by the skillful hands of Vietnamese craftsmen. By the way, feel free to visit some other villages if you want, like the silk village, carpentry village, or salted fish village for examples.
As you know, Mekong Delta Province is famous for its vast green rice paddies and abundant fruit garden. Meanwhile, lying in Binh Thoi Hamlet, Bang Lang stork garden is favored by its incredible nature ornamented by countless storks spreading their wings against the sky. Let’s find out why many people love this place so much!