The rural version of Venice
Located on the lowland of Southwest Vietnam, Dong Thap has a dense rivers and canals system.
Visiting Dong Thap is like visiting the rural version of Venice which is romantic, peaceful and simple, friendly and hospitable people. It is an idea place to hideaway from the rush of urban life.
Things to do in Dong Thap
Book advance ticket, especially in the tourist season
Do not imitate the other when they violate the traffic law. It is your safety in obeying the law
Do not forget the anti-mosquito spray because it is compulsory.
Do not be so loud in the temples.
Dong Thap, the rural version of Venice. There are many many types of accommodation in Dong Thap with affordable prices and beautiful views.
Grilled snakehead fish, Grilled snail with pepper, Rat dishes, Snake sausage and Cooked rice on lotus leaves are the top choices to eat in Dong Thap, Vietnam
Visiting Dong Thap is like visiting the rural version of Venice which is romantic, peaceful and simple, friendly and hospitable people
Unless you have already gotten to Dong Thap by private vehicle, you will need a transport to explore this Vietnamese-rural version of Venice.
Lie in the middle of Cuu Long River’s delta, Dong Thap features all the characteristics of the tropical climate. The average temperature is 26.6oC.