MEKONG DELTA DESTINATIONS
Located in Southeast Asia, Vietnam is one of the most attractive destinations all over the world with its gorgeous landscapes, victorious history, tasty food, and rich cultural heritage. Exploring the beauty of this country will awaken all your senses and create an unforgettable experience with the most wonderful moments. Mekong Delta is including 13 provinces and cities (Long An, Tien Giang, Ben Tre, Dong Thap, Vinh Long, An Giang, Can Tho, Hau Giang, Kien Giang, Soc Trang, Bac Lieu, Ca Mau) and has its own unique tourism potential with an ecological landscape which is the combination of delta, sea and the islands.
In particular, when exploring the breathtaking beauty of combining modern Asia and medieval Asia of this country, you will have an opportunity to discover the glorious Mekong Delta. The Mekong Delta also is known as Nine - dragon Delta since the mighty Mekong River is divided into nine different rivers which bring abundant silt deposits into this region. Mekong River accreted fertile alluvium for the whole Mekong Delta with two main river branches called Tien River and Hau River. There are 2 distinguished seasons as dry season from November to the next April and the rainy season from July to October. In the rainy season, the river level is rising gradually, spill in the fields together with fishes, alluvials and water. Local people call it flooding season and the season for going fishing as well as harvesting flower and vegetable on the water surface. Sailing along the rivers in the flooding season and feeling the usual life of local people here is a kind of experiences that you should never miss.
With the magnificent natural scenery of immense rice paddy fields, a system of rivers, canals channels, bamboo bridges, unique fruit-laden orchards and other typical fruits of the Mekong such as pomelo, rambutan. Mekong Delta an appealing journey and one of the should-not-miss destinations in Vietnam. It is unquestionably a trip you've never taken before to enjoy a cruise on boats and hand-rowed sampans, explore daily life with smiley faces on the river and the original culture of the southwestern region.
There are a great number of Mekong Delta destinations that should be explored once a lifetime when you arrive in Vietnam. It is actually definitely a completely unique experience to delight with the greenery, a watery landscape of green fields, sleepy villages and fresh agriculture prodcuts.