The 10 destinations, recognized by the Mekong Delta Tourism Association, comprises the ecotourism site of Tra Su cajuput forest (An Giang province); Noc Nang national historical relic site (Bac Lieu province); the special national relic site and the memorial site of scholar Nguyen Dinh Chieu, the tourism site of Hai Van farm tourism site - Vam Ho bird sanctuary, the Ben Tre TTC Palace, and the Ben Tre TTC culinary site (Ben Tre province); the Hung Kings Temple (Can Tho city); Go Thap relic site (Dong Thap province); and the national landscape and relic site of Ba Om Pond; and Huynh Kha ecotourism site (Tra Vinh province).

Part of Tra Su cajuput forest in An Giang province

Meanwhile, four others received the re-recognition, namely Gao Giong ecotourism site (Dong Thap province), the memorial site of Professor and Academician Tran Dai Nghia, Van Thanh Mieu Vinh Long (Vinh Long Temple of Literature), and Vinh Long Museum (Vinh Long province).

So far, 53 tourist attractions across the Mekong Delta have been recognized as typical ones of the region.

Tran Viet Phuong, Chairman of the Mekong Delta Tourism Association, said the places were surveyed and selected every three years so that travelers can easily choose safe, hospitable, and quality destinations to visit, thereby helping develop the tourism brand of the region.

Source: VNA