Every province and city across the country has its own beauty. And when it comes to Can Tho, we remember Ninh Kieu wharf – it seems to have become a symbol, a special mark in the process of formation and development of Tay Do land. The following article will show you the beauty of Can Tho.
The glorious history of Ninh Kieu Pier
This is an old village in the south of Can Tho City, including Binh Thuy, An Thoi, Long Tuyen and Long Hoa. The village is a destination that attracts many tourists not only because of its beautifully natural scenery, but also the cultural relics that remains after hundreds of years. The architecture and culture in Long Tuyen is very unique because it is the combination of various cultures from Western to Eastern, including Chinese, French, American, Cham and Japanese. This place also possesses six of 18 national relics in Can Tho, including famous locations such as Binh Thuy Temple, Nam Nha Pagoda or Binh Thuy Old House. Moreover, the Ky Yen Festival takes place here. It can be said that Long Tuy village is a rare destination that contains various typical characteristics of the culture in this region, and for sure it is a pity if you miss this destination in your travel.
Ninh Kieu Pier – a familiar entertainment venue for everyone
What to see and do In the morning, you can roam around here to sight-see and to enjoy the fresh air of Mekong Delta. Many people come here every day to do morning exercise or play sports. This is where you can start your trip to the floating market by renting a boat which can be found everywhere along the dock. In the evening, the food stalls are always ready with many Vietnamese foods, which you cannot miss. The tables are put along the dock so you can enjoy the food while watching the river at night. Every night, Can Tho bridge with sparkling lights, which is the most noticeable thing in dark, can be seen clearly from here. Also, you can find Can Tho antique market here. Nowadays, this market is where people sell souvenirs for tourists. No matter what time you visit Ninh Kieu dock, there is always things for you to do!
Yacht – new activity in Ninh Kieu Pier
Arriving at Ninh Kieu Wharf, visitors can not ignore the opportunity to visit Ninh Kieu once. Each day Ninh Kieu yacht – a restaurant on the river, take guests to enjoy the river and watch the entertainment, enjoy the specialties of the South. Currently, Ninh Kieu Wharf has 2 yachts for guests, you do not have to pay for boarding but only pay for food and drinks used when playing on the boat. From the yacht you can also see the beauty of Can Tho Bridge – the largest and longest bridge in Vietnam.
Anyone who has ever been to Can Tho but has not visited Ninh Kieu wharf is a regret. In the future, we fully hope for the development steps in attracting tourists to visit Can Tho in particular and mekong delta tours in general.