Can Tho is 169 km from Ho Chi Minh City. Can Tho is called as “the capital of western region”, is...
Can Tho is 169 km from Ho Chi Minh City. Can Tho is called as “the capital of western region”, is the biggest city in Mekong Delta. Tourists can visit Ninh Kieu Whaft, Phung Hiep Floating Market … Ninh Kieu Whaft is located close to the centre of the city on the bank of Hau River, a tributary of the Mekong River. It is the city’s main trading centre. Hundreds of boats ply up and down the river bringing products from the rest of the Mekong Delta region. Close to Ninh Kieu Wharf is the Can Tho Harbor, which was built according to modern design to accommodate ships weighting up to 5,000 tons… The attractive Can Tho Market, which is also near the Ninh Kieu Wharf, is one of the major markets in the western region of South Vietnam. From the floating restaurant on the Hau River, diners can enjoy the specialities of the province and watch the hundreds of boats sail by.