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Vinh Long has a vibe - a relaxed one. As soon as you step foot in this nondescript town in the Mekong Delta, you will physically feel your worries melt away as though you are stuck in a time lapse. The beautiful scenery coupled with the friendly locals, thatched huts, narrow lanes and fruit-laden orchards make for an exciting vacation.
Vinh Long is the perfect place to go on a relaxed holiday. This romantic town has its fair share of fun and relaxation. Vinh Long is the best place for a romantic getaway. The picturesque An Binh island is the perfect getaway spot. Crisscrossed by dozens of rivers and creeks, laden with fruit orchards, narrow bike lanes, and tourists resorts, it is the perfect place to unwind and soak in the tropical climate. An Binh also has a bonsai garden, a pier, a Chinese temple and a Catholic church. The Thanh Mieu temple is a tribute to Confucianism and to the local hero Phan Thanh Gian. Apart from this, Vinh Long has an excellent Local market and the Cai Be floating market, both of which offer insights into the lives of locals living in the area. Vinh Long has numerous street food and restaurants. One place to visit is the converted boat restaurant that is moored opposite the plaza. It offers a small ride through the Mekong and food. Vinh Long is also known for its sugarcane juice and coconut water which is readily available. Vinh Long is the best place to forget your worries and work on your tan!
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Picturesque Location, Relaxing Atmosphere, Romantic Setting
Too many Mosquitos, Rural Area, English speaking population is less
Vinh Long is quite close to Ho Chi Min City and Can Tho. It does not have its own airport but can be reached by bus or car from Ho Chi Minh City or Can Tho, both of which have well-connected airports. (Read More)