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Farm Tour to Dong Thap Province
January 12, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dong Thap Province is place of Lotus, Rice, Fish, Fruit Productions in the Mekong Delta, especially Flower Villages in Sa Dec City, one of famous areas in Vietnam. If you plan to visit Dong Thap Province, dont miss to explore the national park as wetland heritage of the world-Tram Chim, Gao Giong Reserve Area, Lotus Field, wide paddy fields, flower gardens and mango orchard. The people in Dong Thap are friendly, charming and sweet because it is general characteristics of the local residents in the Mekong Delta.
Foods in Dong Thap are multi kinds, such as duck rice soup – cháo vịt xiêm, bánh tằm bì cake, some local kinds of nature fish- linh, loc,… and any of food was made by lotus. Dong Thap Province is full flood plain in the Mekong Delta, where is starting Mekong – Tien River when the water flows to Vietnam side from Cambodia border, its province is so-called upstream of Vietnam’s Mekong River delta, big river contributes to nice landscape and beautiful natural resources in the province and makes the soil rich.
We have been connecting two places as farms in the province, they are located different places: organic and practice farm – Tam Viet’s Organic Farm in Hong Ngu District, and Flower Village in Sa Dec City. This farm tour, we would like to organise one night and one day trip in order to connect you with the partners and local people in Dong Thap, the tourists can connect more to nature, close with local people, learn more from local people, practice more farming systems, and learn and exchange each others. Especially, some youth as students from Can Tho University will join and students in each country can learn and exchange during the field trip.