Mekong Delta in Southern Viet Nam
Mekong Delta in Southern Vietnam has thousands of rivers, swamps and islands, home to floating markets, Khmer pagodas and villages surrounded by rice paddies.
Despite modern developments in recent years, Mekong Delta still keeps its own unique cultural and natural environment as well as bringing a fabulous vacation to those who love the hidden beauty of nature. The significant spots can be named Tra Su forest, the charm of Sa Dec ancient towns and countless places to explore in Can Tho city – the West Capital. Additionally, tourists can submerge themselves in the stories of narrating the secret of Vietnamese army during the warlike in Xeo Quyt or witness the booming busy cities like Chau Doc town and the magnificence of the sea as in Phu Quoc island. From another sight, just simply want to reach the un-touch tourism life of Cambodian people around Soc Trang and Tra Vinh.
Mekong people always look forward to the future, keeping the past, cherishing the present and wishing to extend their hospitality to all people around the world coming to their mother-land. Come and watch the real local life to understand and discover the spectacular nature, the friendliness of the local inhabitants and relax in the amazing world.
About Can Tho City
Can Tho is located on the south bank of the Hau River. It is the biggest city of the Mekong Delta, also referred to as “Tay Do” meaning “Western capital”. Can Tho is a place to experience the local life in a relaxing way. It is like a real-life cultural experience with load of things to do, especially floating markets, street-food tour, bird sanctuary, canals, and rice paddies.
The people in Can Tho – Heart of Mekong Delta always look forward to the future, keeping the past, cherishing the present and wishing to extend their hospitality to all people around the world coming to their mother-land. Come and experience their real lifestyle to understand and discover their spectacular nature, the friendliness of the local inhabitants and relax in the amazing world.
A visit to Can Tho City would be so memorable because of the region’s diversity and landscapes as well as its activities if you know how to take your time, or are guided by a local guide.
About us – Mekong Smile Team – Our Purpose: Smile Of Mekong
We were born and grew up in the Mekong Delta. Our hometown has beautiful floating markets, fruit gardens, canals, rivers, coconut water, traditional villages. We love all.
The people in our hometown are gentle. They are always cheerful, smiling even if life is still difficult. We want to bring all to visitors all over the world. Let us accompany you on the journey to explore the country land and the hospitality of the local people in Mekong Delta
A visit to the Mekong Delta would be so memorable because of the region’s diversity and landscapes as well as its activities. If you know how to take your time, or are guided by a local guide to typical provinces where Vietnam’s mass tourism machine has not yet taken control, then you will have chances to enjoy the fully smile of local people. That is where the Company name comes from – a true smile of local people through your trips.
Let us – Mekong Smile Tour – Make your wonderful trip in Mekong Delta
What must you see in Mekong Delta?
Let us –Mekong Smile Tour – Make your wonderful trip in Mekong Delta
Floating market: If you have found your way to the Mekong Delta, you cannot miss floating markets or “Cho Noi”. In the Mekong Delta, there are more than 10 floating markets, but Cai Rang Floating market is the biggest one with lots of small boats. This is the wholesale tropical fruits market. The local merchants around the Mekong Delta offer plenty of fruits and vegetable. Exploring the real life of the local people who live on the river
Rice Noodle Homemade: In Mekong Delta, we have noodle soup for breakfast. It is one of the typical foods in Vietnam as well. We have many small villages where they make the rice noodle by themselves. It’s recommended to come and see them
Cacao Farm: Mekong Delta is a very good place for Cacao trees to grow up. When you visit the Cacao farm you will know how to make a hot chocolate from the Cacao bean and also hear about the story of Mr. Cacao – one of the most famous farmers in Mekong Delta (International Farmer)
Orchard Garden: Mekong Delta area, which owns favorable natural conditions, mild climate and fruit seasons all year round, is the best destination for tourists. Traveling to fruit gardens have become the favorite activity of many tourists who visit this area. There are orchards heavy with fruits all year round that fascinate many visitors. Let’s make a plan to visit these famous orchards and enjoy the wonderful memory
Cycling in rural Villages: Taking your time to go to the Mekong Delta, see several small villages and go along various small canals by bike is an incredible way to immerse yourself in rural Southern culture. We promise it will be your most beautiful time in Viet Nam.
Tra Su Cajuput Forest: It’s located so close to the border between Vietnam and Cambodia. The cajuput forest, submerged in the red-brown water, is an ideal habitat for numerous kinds of birds, fish and wild animals, typical for the tropical region. The cajuput timber, due to its flexibility and resistance to rotting, is often used in house building and basement floors. Tra Su – a small part in the vast cajuput forests, was a successful undertaking to restore and preserve the cajuput forests to their original historical and ecological background. The best place to see real wildlife with many activities: Motorboat, rowing boat through small canals, walking and bird watching. Endowed with peace and tranquility, Tra Su Forest will certainly become a unique and attractive destination for tourists who love the beauty of nature.
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