Vietnam Mekong Delta region with the poetic beauty and famous beauty spots always attracts the tourists from various regions. Although not too prominent, Tan Lap floating village, Dong Tam snake farm and Hai Tac island are chosen as the ideal destinations in the southwestern region on holidays by many tourists.
Tan Lap floating village
Tan Lap floating village, also known as Tan Lap mangrove forest, Moc Hoa district, Long An province is 100 kilometers from the center of Ho Chi Minh City. Besides the beauty of the mangrove forest, Tan Lap is famous for the longest path through the mangrove forest in Vietnam.
Dong Tam snake farm
Dong Tam snake farm, also called the pharmaceutical factory Military Zone 9, is located next to Tien river is seen as the first snake museum in Vietnam. Coming here, in addition to sightseeing and exploring the practices and daily life of the snake, you can see the process of taking and making up snake venom.
Cai Be floating market
Cai Be floating market (Tien Giang) is one of the largest floating markets in the Southern Vietnam. The market opens from 3 a.m to 3 p.m every day. However, the most exciting time for market meeting begins from 3 a.m to 6 a.m.This is also a good address for you to buy the local produce and enjoy specialties of the riverine region.
Tra Su mangrove forest
Tra Su mangrove forest (An Giang) has an area of about 850 hectares. The feature that attracts a lot of visitors to the forest is the forest surface here is covered with fresh green of the water hyacinth spreading out on the water surface. The only vehicle for moving in the forest is the boat. You should hold great moments by taking some photographs. Besides, listening to birds’ sound and watching fish will bring unforgettable experience for you.
Chau Doc (An Giang), especially Ba Chua Xu temple in Sam mountain is preferred by a large number of tourists. Besides visiting the temples, you can visit floating villages, Bảy Núi (Seven Mountains), Búng Bình Thiên (God lake), Vinh Te canal or Chau Doc market – the kingdom of fish sauce.
Tram Chim is an outstanding ecological zone in Dong Thap province. Located in the floodland, Tram Chim draws a host of visitors because of its wild beauty and many types of precious birds such as painted stork, spot-billed pelican, old wolf, white-winged duck and great cormorant.
Nam Du archipelago
Nam Du archipelago (Kien Giang) is the name of an archipelago of 16 islands in Nam Du commune, Kien Hai. This destination is 28 kilometers from Ha Tien coast and 40 kilometers from Phu Quoc island. To reach the island, first, you have to go to Ha Tien, then go on the ship to move to the island. Nam Du island does not has a vast area with only one route to visit and explore.
Phu Quoc island
Phu Quoc island owns beautiful beaches, picturesque streams, primeval forests and a variety of seafood specialties. Therefore, at all times, this pearl island helps tourists to get interesting experiences and great impressions.
Mui Ca Mau
Mui Ca Mau (Cape Ca Mau) is located in Mui hamlet, Dat Mui commune, Ngoc Hien district, Ca Mau province. This is the southernmost point in Vietnam and is one of the favorite tourist attractions of visitors from various regions.