Can Tho Info


Can Tho is the capital city in Mekong Delta, Vietnam. It had a population of 1.6 million as of 2016, and is located on the south bank of the Hau River, a tributary of the Mekong river. In 2011, Can Tho International Airport opened

Can Tho is located 169 km (3,5 hours drive) from Ho Chi Minh City, 120km (3 hours drive) from Chau Doc, 105km (3 hours drive) from Rach Gia, and 200km (4,5 hours drive) from Ha Tien.

Can Tho's climate is tropical and monsoonal with two seasons: rainy, from May to November; and dry, from December to April.

TOP PLACES TO VISIT IN CAN THO: Cai Rang floating market; organic Cacao farm; noodle rice paper-making village; lush tropical fruit gardens and rice fields; Phong Dien floating market

TOP THINGS TO DO IN CAN THO: A real Mekong” tour to explore many untouched villages; biking along the canals; adventure & off the beaten track by scooter; bird sanctuary; “Can Tho Street Food Tour”