Associated with a system of rivers, canals and channels as well as lots of rice paddy fields. Mekong delta is one of the best destinations that attract a lot of tourists who interested in the peace of countryside, the simple life. Tourists can enjoy a cruise on boats and hand-rowed sampans viewing the daily activities of the local people along the tributaries of the Mekong River and taste fresh tropical fruit and honey directly from beehives on fertile islets.
There are some Mekong Delta Tours that make you want to see upon arrive Vietnam such as: Tropical garden ( Tien Giang, Ben Tre, Vinh Long, Can Tho, Dong Thap…); Flooding season ( Long Xuyen, Rach Gia, Dong Thap Muoi…); Mangroves and islands ( Bac Lieu, Ca Mau, Phu Quoc…); Spiritual and Khmer culture. Besides, people visit Mekong because of the unique natural scenery, bamboo bridges, the smiles of the local people living on the river, very rustic but beautiful and attract tourists.
Cai Be floating market
This is a biggest market on the river with lots of products but fruits are the main items such as: pomelo, rambutan, durian fruit …and other typical fruits of Mekong. 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. Tourists could come here to see and enjoy a lot kind of local fruits.
Cai Be Floating market – Mekong delta Tour
Known as thousands of coconut plantations, tourists could enjoy a variety of tropical fruits while listening to traditional South Vietnamese folk songs performed by local artists. It is a chance to interact with local people to know more about rural life and enjoy some candies, coconut juice.
Coconut in Ben Tre, Vietnam
There are many sightseeing places in My Tho such as: Vinh Trang pagoda, Dong Tam snake farm, tropical fruit gardens. With lots of islets names Long ( Dragon ), Lan (unicorn) , Quy ( Turtle) , Phung (phoenix). All create an unique and sacred land where tourist should not miss it.
Vinh Trang Pagoda
If you are interested in discovering Vietnamese’s life, just come and enjoy some days in Mekong Delta, you could have a lot of wonderful experience that make you feel relax.
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