Can Tho is regarded as Vietnam’s ‘western capital’ and with a population of over one million is the biggest city in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam’s ‘rice bowl’. It is famous for its floating markets and bird gardens while the area’s tropical climate means that there is a plethora of exotic fruits such at durian, pomelo, jackfruit and longan. Bustling, ... More>busy and growing, Can Tho is a typical developing Vietnamese town, there are still attractive pagodas and temples to visit, but there is also more of a nightlife scene as well. The city is famed for hosting not one, not two, but three floating markets including Cai Rang and Phong Dien, which can either be visited as part of a tour or on your own. People who live here like to spend the evenings around Nguyen Trai Bridge, where you can enjoy street food and a romantic stroll. Hotels in Can Tho vary from grand state-owned properties to local, more charming small guesthouses where you will be welcomed like family.