Mekong Delta also known in Vietnam as Dong Bang Song Cu’u, its name means the 9 dragon’s delta. This place is really big which is about 39thousand km2 across 12 provinces at the south part of the country. This river is flowing towards the South China Sea.
Mekong river is about more than 4thousand km long, the rivers source of water is from the high areas of the Himalayas mountain, from Qinghai province of NW China, then it flows through Myanmar, the countries of Laos, Thailand and to Cambodia.
An Binh and Can Tho: The place to be
Floating market, this is one of the most popular attraction that can only be found at the Mekong Delta. Can Tho city has about more than a million settlers and is considered the largest city in this region and it also has 2 of the most recognized floating markets.
Cai Rang Floating Market
This is located at 4km from Can Tho city center which is considered as the most significant wholesale market in Mekong Delta. If you plan to go to this place, you need to wake up very early and take one of the first boats cause the market starts at around 4 am and finishes around 11 am. So if you are late, you might come here when it is almost finished or the trading already over. When you get here you will see many large boats that come alongside each other, and they have many poles where they hang their products to show off which you wants to sell. Continue reading Have a good tour in Mekong Delta 2 days