Attraction can not miss in Can Tho | Cruise Mekong River

Attraction can not miss in Can Tho

Can Tho is the center of the Mekong Delta, with cultural and economic life characteristics. With the advantage of the West River, tourists will have a green short picnic but very interesting.

1. Cai Rang Floating Market:


Location: Cai Rang floating market belong to Cai Rang district, Can Tho City, Ninh Kieu wharf to 30 minutes by boat.

Features: Cai Rang floating market to trade of agricultural products, the fruits of the region. You went to Can Tho but did nott go to Cai Rang floating market, such as you no know about this Western Land

Cai Rang market is one of the famous river in the southwest, with the trade fruits, agricultural products of the region. Every morning, hundreds of boats parked closely. Selling something that people produce suspension (hanging fat) to pole (fat tree) on the boat. No need to peddle as the land market (Ad reality cannot when the waves, constantly blasting machine language, and difficult to apply alongside other boats to see what sales)

2. Travel to Can Tho garden:


Location: Can Tho garden across roads, waterways in Can Tho city.

Features: The green garden tour has been attracting more and more domestic and foreign tourists to visit.

My Khanh tourist garden, Sau Duong’s garden, Binh Thuy orchid garden, garden arch, on the rivers Phong Dien, Phung Hiep and many other family garden tour in O Mon and Thot Not are developing.

From Can Tho City travelers go along Highway 1A in the direction to Soc Trang, through the Dong Sau bridge, to turn right near the Cai Rang is about 6km to My Khanh tourist garden. My Khanh Gardens is about 2.2 ha width with 20 kinds of fruit trees, ornamental plants and many kinds of birds and animals such as turtles, snakes, crabs, shrimp …

3. Bang Lang stork garden

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Location: Bang Lang stork garden is in the village of Binh Thoi, Thoi Thuan commune, Thot Not Dist, Can Tho city.

Feature: Bang Lang Stork Garden – is one of the largest bird sanctuary where hick nine river.

On the road from Can Tho to Long Xuyen city (An Giang), past the town of Thot Not is approximately 5km to the Bang Lang stork garden. Go along the small river, under the shady trees in front of a vast white waters as the sea, which is harvested paddy has done well in the domestic season. Stork visitors to the show will be hundreds, thousands, tens of thousands of storks (white heron, gray heron, black stork, piles) and perturbed wings swooping down the momentum is building branches, swinging in the wind, fussy referred to above …

4. Binh Thuy ancient house:


Location: Binh Thuy ancient house located on Bui Huu Nghia, Binh Thuy Ward, Binh Thuy District, Can Tho City.

Features: The house has five spaces two roof, French architecture are built in 1870 by the Duong family.

French architecture with floor 1m higher pitch, level four bow elegant bar, connected home with large yard, high ceilings, decorated, large open fairly small with iron frame simple help ventilated facade bas relief decoration … all brick red roses – paving with black cast iron fence protecting the campus and are set to return from France.

This is a rare form of ancient remains fairly intact to help researchers understand daily life, as well as cultural evolution under different impact between the two at the turn of the century, the residents of Cuu Long River Delta

5. Ong Pagoda:

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Location: Ong pagoda located in Hai Ba Trung, Tan An Ward, Ninh Kieu District, Can Tho city.

Characteristics: Ong pagoda is living and culture beliefs of the Chinese in Can Tho. Temple of the Ministry of Culture – Information recognized as architectural monuments countries in 1993.

Ong pagoda has unique architecture preserved almost intact from the beginning.

Temple was built in 1894 – 1896 on a land area of ​​approximately 532m ². Temple roof with Yang-Yin tile, the removal of dark green ceramic tile pipe, on the top edge is many dummy colorful ceramics dummy, two dragons flanking the moon, of dragon fish, phoenix. At both ends head are two subjects who took training as the sun, moon

In pagoda worship Quan Cong, a general of the Three Kingdoms, example of loyalty and filial information that the Quan An Nam Hai, Thai Bach Kim Tinh, Tho Dia, Dong Vinh …

6. Nam Nha Pagoda


Address: 612 Cach Mang Thang Tam, Thoi An Ward, Binh Thuy District, Can Tho city.

Characteristics: Temple was built in 1895 by Nguyen Giac Nguyen, belong to Minh Su sect and known as the Minh Su Pagoda.

Previously, Nam Nha Pagoda is the Nam Nha Duong Chinese traditional medicine store and where contacts, meetings of the movement against the French. Nam Nha Pagoda is where the work of scholars in the organization of patriotic Vietnam Quang Phuc association.

In 1917, the temple was restored. Many trees were plan on spacious yard, bonsai-off is higher than 2m.

In the main temple is the altar of Giac Nguyen venerable, Lich Dai To Su, Three Catholic altar with three bronze statues of the Sakyamuni Buddha, Duc Khong Tu and Lao Tu object. The two main parties are the two power houses 5 times for males and females. Behind the garden tomb, the resting place of those who participate in Dong Du movement and to build the temple.

Today, tourists come here not only to enjoy the ancient beauty, solemn temples, but here they also learn the exciting activities of the patriotic scholar Dong Du movement, Commissioner Hau Giang, Wales Commissioner South America in the early hardships of Vietnam’s revolution.

7. Tay Do night Market – cultural and tourism market:

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Location: Tay Do Market is far from the center of Can Tho city about 1 kilometer by the west of the Hau River, located in the International Exhibition of Can Tho. Characteristics: Tay Market is the largest wholesale center of the southern provinces as well as the entertainment and tourist attractions.

Although operated in recent years, but the redness night market is considered to be a characteristic of cultural tourism, highlights and attractions in Can Tho, attracting not only locals but also tourists from afar.

Previously Tay Do market is a general wholesale market moving items with many local and foreign. Besides functional commodity exchange, where there are food service, entertainment … As the scale of operation and the importance of Tay market area should be a major trade center in the Southern Provinces Ministry.

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