Attractions

Top Choice Market in Can Tho

Phong Dien Floating Market

The Mekong Delta's most intimate and best floating market, Phong Dien has fewer motorised craft and more stand-up rowing boats, with local vendors shopping and exchanging gossip. Less crowded than Cai Rang, there ar…
Top Choice Market in Can Tho

Cai Rang Floating Market

Just 6km from Can Tho in the direction of Soc Trang is Cai Rang, the biggest floating market in the Mekong Delta. There is a bridge here that serves as a great vantage point for photography. The market is best aroun…
Temple in Can Tho

Ong Temple

In a fantastic location facing the Can Tho River and decorated with huge incense coils, this Chinese temple is set inside the Guangzhou Assembly Hall, and wandering through its incense-coil-filled interior is very e…
Bird Sanctuary in Can Tho

Bang Lang

On the road between Can Tho and Long Xuyen, this is a magnificent 1.3-hectare bird sanctuary with astonishing views of thousands of resident storks and snowy egrets. There is a tall viewing platform to see the birds…
Museum in Can Tho

Can Tho Museum

This large, well-presented museum brings local history to life with manikins and life-size reproductions of buildings, including a Chinese pagoda and a house interior. Displays (with ample English translations) focu…
Buddhist Temple in Can Tho

Munireangsey Pagoda

This pagoda was originally built in 1946 to serve Can Tho’s Khmer community. The ornamentation is typical of Khmer Theravada Buddhist pagodas, with none of the multiple Bodhisattvas and Taoist spirits common in Viet…
Landmark in Can Tho

Ho Chi Minh Statue

Uncle Ho, flanked by hammer-and-sickle flags.