Can Tho, Mekong Delta

Cần Thơ 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.

Cần Thơ is famous for its floating markets, Cai Rang and Phung Hiep, where people sell and buy things on the river, its bird gardens (Bằng Lăng), 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 Hoà Bình street
* Floating markets
* Canal tour
* Mekong cruise
* Bình Thủy temple

General information

Cruise Season - Jan - Dec
Currency - đồng (₫) (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 - Trà Nóc 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.

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