Can Tho, Mekong Delta
Cáº§n ThÆ¡ is a city in Vietnam. It is the biggest city in the Mekong Delta, located 169 km from Ho Chi Minh City. Can Tho is a thriving metropolis with huge streets and a very busy trade.
Cáº§n ThÆ¡ is famous for its floating markets, Cai Rang and Phung Hiep, where people sell and buy things on the river, its bird gardens (Báº±ng LÄƒng), and Ninh Kieu port. The city offers a wide range of tropical fruits such as pomelo, longan, jackfruit, mango and durian.
Things to See & Do
* Khmer pagoda of Munirangsyaram, on HoÃ BÃ¬nh street
* Floating markets
* Canal tour
* Mekong cruise
* BÃ¬nh Thá»§y temple
Cruise Season - Jan - Dec
Currency - Ä‘á»“ng (â‚«) (VND)
Language - Vietnamese
Electricity - 2 round pins European style
Population - 1,500,000
Land Area - 11 km2
Time - GMT plus seven hours
International Country Telephone Code - + 84
Travel Links - TrÃ NÃ³c Airport is connected only to Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city, with flights on Vietnam Airlines.
The hydrofoil express boat links Can Tho with Saigon.