In Vietnam, traveling in Mekong Delta are developing because of its attractive landscapes, various foods, and historical culture. Mekong Delta Tours include exploring the canals, rice paddy fields, villages, markets where are ideal destinations for all tourists who want to find the experience the simple life in the countryside. Nowadays, Mekong Delta is well-known as the best tour packages to Vietnam with reasonable price and is where you can be easy to transfer from the international airport.
So many destinations in Mekong Delta
Don’t worry about where you should visit in Mekong Delta as there are stunning destinations in here. Firstly, you should come to the island with lush tropical gardens to know the history of the regions and steers. Next, visiting sample tropical fruit before continuing to another island in the Mekong Delta, where your tour guide will share stories of the area’s cottage industry, coconut candy. Spending time gracing a coconut candy factory, where you will hear the history of the industry and watch how this confection is made. You should visit the catfish farm by motorboat after travelling downs the canals and backwaters of the main Mekong Channel. You also visit traditional handicraft villages, tropical fruits gardens and enjoy the typical folk music in Southern Vietnam.
Otherwise, you will have a chance to choose visiting one of two largest floating markets in Mekong like Cai Be floating market and Cai Rang floating market. Hundreds of boats created from the dawn till before noon make the area extraordinary dynamic and the water surface colorful with numerous tropical fruits. The waterway becomes a maze of thousands of local fruits such as mango, bananas, papaya, pineapple, and even smuggled goods. If you have free time, you shouldn’t miss Sam Mountain in Chau Doc town. And you will visit Ba Chua Xu Temple located at the foot of Sam Mountain. The temple was established at the beginning of the 19th century with long history. Or you also come to Monkey Bridge, which makes the most amazing experience to every foreign tourist.
A stunning of traditional foods
You also taste a charming cup of unsophisticated honey tea in a bee farm, enjoying the fresh air along the canal and wonderful water coconut tree landscape.
Noodle made from sliced flour is a true specialty of the western area of Viet Nam. The noodle is made from rice flour and soup cooked with duck meat and can be combined with ginger fish sauce.
Bot Loc Cake is mostly eaten as the light meal which sold at many small shops on Truong Dinh and Nguyen Van Cu Street. This cake is made from rice flour, filling with shrimp or roasted pork and then steamed.
My Tho noodles and Sa Dec noodles are two most popular types of countless western specialties. These noodles have sweet taste, chewy and distinctive flavor.
Chau Doc’s palm sugar steam rice cake is made by many components such as palm rice, palm juice, palm sugar. Among these dishes, the one to impress tourists most in the harvest season is steamed rice cake with palm sweet.
A long historical culture
You will have the opportunity to observe and participate in an extra dimension of Vietnamese life and culture. The “Culture of Orchards” is the unique work of people in Mekong Delta in a reclamation of this fertile land. For example, the major manufacturing activities of the Cham are fishing on Hau River, weaving and trading fabrics, cultivating wet rice and some kinds of fruits, and making pottery. Moreover, Mekong Delta not only owns beautiful scenery of bright sunshine, blue sky, and fresh air but also
You will have the opportunity to observe and participate in an extra dimension of Vietnamese life and culture. The “Culture of Orchards” is the unique work of people in Mekong Delta in a reclamation of this fertile land. For example, the major manufacturing activities of the Cham are fishing on Hau River, weaving and trading fabrics, cultivating wet rice and some kinds of fruits, and making pottery. Moreover, Mekong Delta not only owns beautiful scenery of bright sunshine, blue sky, and fresh air but also frenetic and exciting lifestyle of people here.
Overnight at homestay
There are many types of home in Mekong Delta like hotel, resort, homestay, … One suggestion for you is to overnight at homestay as some were very large, beautifully constructed in Vietnamese traditional style and built on wooden stilts. One of the biggest advantages of homestay travel is that you can explore Mekong Delta in depth and soak in its laid back yet wonderful life. You will ride a cart or row a sampan to visit villages, catch fish in the pond by hand and prepare a typical Mekong Delta meal with grilled elephant ear fish, spring rolls, sour soup and caramelized pork. Of course, you have a chance to experience the daily life activities and rhythms in rural Vietnam: children cycle around, dogs laze in the heat, chickens scratch soil for food and people swing in the humming a folk song. As a result, you will remain in your memory for long.
Finally, from some main attractive points in Mekong Delta, this is voted as the best tour packages to Vietnam. You can book Mekong delta tours with travel agencies since it is not easy for foreigners to take care of the transportation and accommodation at the stops in Mekong delta. We hope that you will have an awesome trip in Vietnam country.