About Dong Thap
When it comes to Dong Thap, everyone will think of the land famous for its fragrant lotus ponds that have entered Vietnam's immortal poetry collection. People are impressed with this place because of its sweet Lai Vung tangerines and its resplendent flower-gardens in Sa Dec.
When traveling to Dong Thap, you will have a chance to explore the ancient features that remain in historical sites, old houses, temples, and pagodas. Moreover, you will be able to relax in the peaceful countryside, the vast ecotourism area and admire the beauty of the calm waterways, spectacular paddy fields and enjoy the products of the floating season.
Best Time To Visit Dong Thap
Dong Thap is located in a tropical climate, all year round sunny and pleasant, no cold season or typhoon, so you can come to Dong Thap at any time.
The rainy season from May to November is when the water brings about a rich array of goods and lotus in full bloom. The dry season from December to April next year is the occasion when Dong Thap gets decorated with spring flowers. It's also the season when Lai Vung tangerines are getting ready to be harvested.
You can go to Dong Thap by a wide range of options such as coach, car, and motorcycle. If you are from faraway provinces, you can take a plane or train to Ho Chi Minh City or Can Tho City then move to Dong Thap. The distance from Ho Chi Minh City to Dong Thap is 170km and from Can Tho is 80km.
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Enter Lai Vung Sai pink tangerine garden with branches at the end of the year
In the days leading up to Lunar New Year 2022, walking along inter-district and commune roads in Lai Vung (Dong Thap), visitors are easily attracted by the brilliant, fresh yellow-orange color of the fruitful pink mandarin orchards.