Travel Trips

The network of canals and urban architecture gives Can Tho an unique and individual charm. This place really attracts travellers by simple and poetic beauty.

1. The best time to visit Can Tho

 
Can Tho is always beautiful in any season, but if you come to Can Tho in summer, you will be able to taste a variety of delicious fruits here. Particularly on the full moon days of lunar december and lunar april, there are two big festivals in Binh Thuy communal house: Thuong Dien festival and Ha Dien festival. This is one of the three largest festivals in the West.
 
 
Can Tho climate is pleasant, less stormy. All year hot and humid, no cold season. The rainy season lasts from May to November, dry season from December to April next year. The average temperature is 27ºC.

2. How to get to Can Tho

Can Tho is far 34km from Vinh Long, 62km from Long Xuyen, 63km from Soc Trang, 104km from Rach Gia, 117km from Chau Doc, 169km from Saigon and 179km from Ca Mau. The main transportation in Can Tho is waterway.  In addition, the bus station is far about 2 km from city center, along Nguyen Trai Street.

2.1. By bus

 
You can buy bus tickets to Can Tho at the bus stations of each province. With short distance of the western provinces mentioned above, the fare is from 40,000 VND to 200,000 VND and it depends on the location and quality of the car.
 
BUS COMPANY ROUTE PHONE NUMBER
Vu Linh Ho Chi Minh - Can Tho 02913551888/ 0914494494/ 02923610789
Phuong Trang Ho Chi Minh - Can Tho 1900 6067
Hoang Long Vinh Long - Can Tho 1900 545541 
Phuong Trang An Giang - Can Tho 1900 6067
Phuong Trang Soc Trang - Can Tho 1900 6067

2.2. By motobike or by private car

From the provinces, follow the provincial highways, then turn towards the signs leading to Can Tho. Particularly from Saigon, there are two directions to Can Tho, one is from An Lac roundabout, the other is Trung Luong expressway.

3. Hotels and homestay in Can Tho

 
There are many hotels in Can Tho from luxury to popular. So, the choice is to depend on traveller's expense. Here, we would love to give you some good hotels in Can Tho for your reference.
 
HOTEL NAME ADDRESS PHONE NUMBER
TTC Premium Can Tho Hotel No 2 Hai Ba Trung, Ninh Kieu, Can Tho City 0292 3812 210
Victoria Resort Can Tho Cai Khe, Ninh Kieu, Can Tho City 292 3810 111
Hau Giang Hotel No 34 Nam Ky Khoi Nghia, Ninh Kieu, Can Tho City 0292 3821 851
Van Phat Riverside Hotel No 2 Nguyen Van Cu Road, Cai Khe, Ninh Kieu, Can Tho City 0292 3645 645
Iris Hotel Can Tho IRIS Tower, No 224, Road 30/4, Ninh Kieu, Can Tho 0292 3686 969

4. Some suggestion for tours in Can Tho

Departing from Ninh Kieu Quay visit Cai Rang floating market, visit and enjoy fruit orchards ...
 
1. HALF DAY TOUR CAN THO (morning)
 
Option 1: Cai Rang floating market - Fruit Garden - Ong Pagoda - Temple Kh'me.
 
07h00: Pick up at your hotel
07h10 : Departure from Ninh Kieu Wharf , visit the Cai Rang floating market - the busiest floating market in Mekong Delta .
0830: Stop to visit and enjoy fruit orchards.
09h00: Back to Ninh Kieu Wharf.
10h00: Pick up visitors Ong Pagoda , Temple Muniransay learn about culture characteristic of two of the four ethnic groups living in the Mekong Delta.
11h00: Lunch specialties in the Southern Plains Tourism Hoa Su (Take a photo with the Southern scenery here).
12h00: Farewell the guests on the pickup.
 
 
Option 2: Cai Rang floating market - Bicycles village - Fruit Gardens - Temple He.
 
07h00: Gathering in Can Tho Tourism.
07h10: Departure from Ninh Kieu Wharf, visit the Cai Rang floating market - the busiest player says the Mekong Delta.
8:00: You ride and enjoy the fresh air of the countryside river Tho . Stop in the orchard garden, enjoy seasonal fruits.
10h15: Back to Ninh Kieu Wharf.
11h00: Visit Ong Pagoda.
12h00: Lunch specialties Delta South in the tourist United Mission (take photo with the Southern scenery here).
13:00 Farewell the guests on the pickup.
 
 
Option 3:  Floating Market Phong Dien - Cai Rang - Fruit Garden.
 
05h30: Gathering in Can Tho Tourism.
05h40: Take the train from Ninh Kieu Quay departure to visit the Phong Dien floating markets.
07h30: Continue to visit Cai Rang floating market - is considered the busiest floating market in the Mekong Delta.
0830: Visit and enjoy fruit orchards.
09h00: Back to Ninh Kieu Wharf.
10h00: Visit Ong Pagoda, Temple Muniransay learn about the cultures of the two most characteristic of the four ethnic groups living in the Mekong Delta.
11h00: Lunch specialties Delta South in the tourist United Mission (take photo with the Southern scenery here).
12h00: Farewell the guests on the pickup.
 
2. TOUR TOUR HALF DAY CAN THO (afternoon)
 
Option 1: Culture Pagoda, Dinh, South Vietnam ancient house in Can Tho.  
 
14:00 Gathering in Can Tho Tourism.
14h10: Visit Ong Pagoda - Temple of The United XVII-XVIII century.
14h40 : Visiting Temple Muniransay - of the Khmer temples.
15h15: Binh Thuy ancient house - the house on the 135 year-old life is the main context in the film L'Amant, Beauty Tay.
16h30: Visit Dinh Binh Thuy - unique traditional arts of the Southern people.
17h00: Stop in the resort Hoa Su - enjoy special southern Delta (take photo with the Southern scenery here).
18h30: Farewell the guests on the initial guess.
 
 
Option 2: Van Ong, Chua Muniransay - Bicycles countryside - orchards.
 
13h30: Gathering in Can Tho Tourism.
13h40: Visit Ong Pagoda - Chinese pagoda of XVII-XVIII century.
14h00: Visiting Muniransay Temple - Temple of The Khmer.
1430: Towards the village streets, you ride and enjoy the fresh feeling of her land.
16h00: Stop in the orchard of the people here.
17h00: Departure to resort Hoa Su - enjoy special southern Delta (take photo with the Southern scenery here).
18h30: Farewell the guests on the first pick.
 
3. TOUR CAN THO ONE DAY
 
Option 1: Cai Rang Floating Market - Phong Dien - orchard - City tour.
 
5:30: Pick up at your hotel
5:40: From Ninh Kieu Quay departure to visit the Phong Dien floating markets.
7h30: Visit the Cai Rang floating market - is considered the busiest floating market in the Mekong Delta.
8h30: Visiting gardens orchards, fruit relish river region.
9h15: Back to Ninh Kieu Wharf.
10h15: Visit Ong Pagoda - Chinese pagoda of XVII-XVIII century.
11h00: Use special attacks Plains lunch at the resort Southern States Mission (take photo with the Southern scenery here).
13h30: Continue sightseeing schedule.
14h00: Visit Dinh Binh Thuy - unique classical art of the Southern people.
14.30: Ancient House Binh Thuy - house over 135 years old life is set in the famous film L'Amant, Beauty Tay.
15:00: On the requisition city.
15:30 sightseeing Muniransay - Khmer temple.
16h00: Group by shopping for souvenirs at the market shares of Can Tho.
17h00: Departure to resort Hoa Su, group dinner.
18h00: Farewell the guests on the first pick.
 
 
Option 2: Cai Rang Floating Market - Phong Dien - Bicycles village - Fruit Garden.
 
5:30: Pick up at hotel
5:40: Take the train from Ninh Kieu Quay departure to visit the Phong Dien floating markets.
7h30: Visit the Cai Rang floating market - is considered the busiest floating market in the Mekong Delta.
8:30: Back to Ninh Kieu Wharf.
9h15: Pick visit Binh Thuy Dinh - unique classical art of the Southern people.
10h30: Ancient House Binh Thuy - house over 135 years old life is set in the famous film L'Amant, Beauty Tay.
11h30: Use special attacks Plains lunch at the resort Southern States Mission (take photo with the Southern scenery here).
13h30: Departure towards Cai Son - Cai Rang.
14h10: Cycling and enjoy the fresh feeling of her land. Stop at the orchard.
16h15: Visit Ong Pagoda, Temple Muniransay learn about culture characteristic of two of the four ethnic groups living in the Mekong Delta. Dinner at Hoa Su resort.
18h30: Farewell the guests on the first pick.
 
Price includes: tour guide, car, boat, entrance fees, fruit, main dining, travel insurance, water, cold towels.
Price does not include services incurred outside the program.
 
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