Culture of the Cai Rang Floating Market, the national intangible cultural heritage will be a highlight of the Vietnam Ethnic Groups' Unity–Vietnam Cultural Heritage Week in Hanoi from November 18-23.
The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho plans to upgrade the Cai Rang Floating Market with total investment of 8 billion VND (351,840 USD), according to Pham Van Luan, deputy director of the city’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
VOV.VN - Life in the Mekong Delta City of Can Tho in 1994 were recorded in pictures by Belgian photographer Harry Gruyaert.
VOV.VN - A popular destination for those who visit the Mekong Delta of Vietnam is the centuries old Cai Rang Floating Market where buyers can purchase a variety of fruit and vegetables among other items.
The second Cai Rang Floating Market Culture and Tourism Festival kicked off in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on July 7.
The Ministry of Information and Communications has issued a collection of postage stamps on Vietnamese traditional marketplaces, aiming to preserve national cultural identities and promote the image of Vietnam to international friends.
Floating markets on rivers in the Mekong Delta have existed for hundreds of years.
VOV.VN - No one can count how many markets there are in Vietnam but many agree that they are the vivid reflection of the Vietnamese culture. Markets vary by regions. It is their uniqueness that inspires tourists.
The People Committee of Can Tho city has approved a project to preserve and develop the Cai Rang floating market with the aim of making it a favourite destination for international and domestic tourists in the Mekong Delta region, a local official has said.
The Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang is developing eco-tourism products based on its rivers, fruit orchards, and rural sights and life, according to its Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
There's no point dipping your foot in the water; you have to dive right in on a trip to Vietnam.
Can Tho will hold Cai Rang Floating Market Festival from July 8-9, according to an announcement from Can Tho Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, as part of activities in response to Vietnam Tourism Day.
Picking fruits, swimming in the sea, exploring the floating market ... are the experience you should try in the southwest region of Vietnam this summer.
VOV.VN - Cai Rang is a biggest floating markets in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho besides Cai Be and Phung Hiep.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MoCST) has unveiled it has added seven new events to the national list of intangible cultural heritages.
Approximate VND10 billion (US$446,000) will be provided for households trading on the Cai Rang Floating Market in the Mekong Delta City of Can Tho to maintain their operation as a signature tourist draw.
Can Tho city will work to implement a project to preserve and upgrade the Cai Rang floating market with the aim to make it a key tourism product in the Mekong Delta region.
(VOV) -If you have a chance to visit Cai Rang floating market in Vietnam’s southern Can Tho province, you should not miss a breakfast on boat. It is such a memorable experience!
(VOV) - Phung Hiep, where thousands of small boats gather to barter and sell their wares in a one km long market, is popularly known by tourists as the best fruit market of the Mekong Delta.
(VOV) - You absolutely shouldn’t leave Vietnam without experiencing the floating markets of the western region of southern Vietnam.