Remote Ca Mau, Vietnam Published on: 13-11-2015
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Why Ca Mau is special ?
Ca Mau is a city in southern Vietnam. It's the capital of Ca Mau Province, a province in the Mekong Delta region, in the southernmost part of Vietnam's inland territory. In this province, Ca Mau Cape, located 180 kilometers away from Ca Mau City, is the only place in Vietnam where people can see both ocean sunrise and sunset in one day. A place where humans and nature co-exist in harmony, Ca Mau is dotted with bird parks, swamplands, channels and forests. Among these natural beauty, U Minh National Park, laying right beside the Gulf of Thailand, is the habitat of many unique animals and plants. In terms of cultural heritages, the most visited destinations are Tan Hung Temple and Quan Am Pagoda.
What to explore at Ca Mau?
Ca Mau, bestowed with natural features, the southernmost province of Vietnam, with Ca Mau cape located a national coordinates landmark, is geographical tourism destination very attractive to domestic and foreign visitors. With two interlaced ecosystems of mangrove and brackish water forest, among tree forests are snaking rivers, formerly was open point of Ho Chi Minh sea route (Vam Lung station, Ngoc Hien District); where witnessed, saw off children the South to the North, carrying along star apple trees for presenting Uncle Ho (Ong Doc estuary, Tran Van Thoi district); rivers with many glorious victories (Tam Giang, Cai Lon, Cai Tau, Ong Doc river, Dam Doi). Coming to Ca Mau, tourists can hear story of Uncle Ba Phi, Don Ca Tai Tu (amateur music), boat on the river, enjoy special dishes of the forest, the sea etc.
How to get to Ca Mau?
Tourist can visit Ca Mau by road (350km from Ho Chi Minh city), by boat (130km from Can Tho) or by air (Ca Mau is served by Ca Mau Airport).
By private transport, you can follow these routes:
Ho Chi Minh city – Tan An – Trung Luong – Can Tho – Bac Lieu – Ca Mau
Ho Chi Minh city – Trung Luong – Vinh Long – Bac Lieu – Soc Trang – Ca Mau
Ho Chi Minh city – Tan An – My Tho – Ben Tre – Tra Vinh – Chau Doc – Ca Mau
- A great place to hang out
- Countryside of Viet Nam
- A peaceful place
- For kids and family
- Good way to explore local life
Ca Mau, Vietnam