Mekong Delta is an indispensable tourist destination which we cannot miss when mentioning Vietnam tours. With the natural beauty and the friendly people, Mekong Delta is particularly preferable by a lot of foreign tourists with the aim of discovering this wetland in Vietnam. Let’s take a look at the five reasons to visit Vietnam’s Mekong Delta and plan for your Mekong Delta tours as soon as possible.
The fresh atmosphere
With the plexus of rivers, lakes and canals surrounding, the atmosphere in Mekong Delta is very cool and pleasant. Therefore, it is the ideal place to have picnic trips in your Vietnam tours, especially in the summer. You can stroll along the vast fruit orchards, visit the lush gardens or the green rice fields to feel the fresh atmosphere here. Also, you should go to Tien River and Hau River to contemplate the natural scenery on two banks of these rivers and enjoy the daily life in this peaceful land.
The charming scenery
This is a typical characteristic of Mekong Delta. If you have visited Mekong Delta, you can not forget the images of coconut tree bridges, foot bridges and rural roads. All of them form the peace and simplicity of Mekong Delta. If taking tours in Mekong Delta to Dong Thap, you will be ecstatic with the images of yellow rice fields in one side and lotus fields in fluorescence in the other side. This is one of the most wonderful sceneries in your Vietnam tours.
The homeland of fruits
Mekong Delta has a large number of fruit orchards. Visiting this place, you will have a chance to enjoy the fresh fruits right at the orchard by plucking them on your own. If you take a Ben Tre tour to Cai Mon Orchard, you will find a plenty of durians in this land. Also, there are a large number of other fruits that you should enjoy once such as mangosteen, orange, grapefruit, plum and so on.
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The friendly people
Mentioning the reasons to visit Vietnam’s Mekong Delta, people usually talk about the personality and attitude of local people in Mekong Delta. These identities are expressed through their friendly smile and their hospitality to those who visit their land. No matter where you come from, they will treat you as if you are their relatives. This personality seems to be the inherence of Mekong Delta people so it attracts a lot of tourists coming to Mekong Delta each year.
The delicious specialties
When you are in your Vietnam trips, it will be such a pity if you do not try eating some famous specialties, especially in the wetland like Mekong Delta. Without tasting its foods, you are not able to realize how unique its cuisine is. Visiting Mekong Delta, you will have the opportunity to enjoy some regional dishes such as sỏi mầm, grilled snakehead, hot pot, salad, fried coconut, sour soup and so on.
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