Vietnam - Mekong Delta (Chapter)
This is the Mekong Delta chapter from Lonely Planet's Vietnam guidebook.
The 'rice bowl' of Vietnam, the Mekong Delta is carpeted in a dizzying variety of greens. It's a water world where boats, houses and even markets float upon the rivers, canals and streams that course through the region like arteries.
- see the floating markets on a boat trip from Can Tho
- meander along the canals between My Tho and Ben Tre
- kick up some red dirt motorbiking around Phu Quoc Island, then rinse off at a white sandy beach
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: My Tho & Around, Ben Tre, Tra Vinh & Around, Vinh Long, Can Tho & Around, Soc Trang, Bac Lieu & Around, Ca Mau & Around, Rach Gia, Phu Quoc Island, Ha Tien & Around, Chau Doc & Around, Long Xuyen, Cao Lanh & Around and Sa Dec.
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