Phong Dien Floating Market is one of the most outstanding ones in Mekong River Delta.

Phong Dien Floating Market, Can Tho, Vietnam Cruise Phong Dien Floating Market, Can Tho, Vietnam Cruise

Phong Dien Floating Market is the only one in Mekong River open from dawn to dusk.

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Phong Dien Floating Market is one of 7 busiest floating markets in Mekong River Delta.

Phong Dien Floating Market, Can Tho, VIetnam Phong Dien Floating Market, Can Tho, VIetnam

Phong Dien Floating Market is famous as a place of selling and exchanging goods.

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Phong Dien Floating Market is about 17 km from Can Tho City to the southeast.

Merchants in the Phong Dien floating market.

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Floating Market at Phong Dien is smaller than that at Cai Rang.

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Phong Dien Floating Market is one of the most famous destination in Can Tho, this floating market has many differences from Cai Rang Floating Market where is also very famous and popular in Can Tho of Mekong River Delta. It takes around 17km from the center of Can Tho to Phong Dien Floating Market where is located right junction between Can Tho River and Hau River. 

Phong Dien Floating Market is taken place very early in every mornings, also looks as Cai Rang Floating Market, Phong Dien Floating Market is the most noisy around from 7am-8am, it is dispersal after 9am, but difference from Cai Rang Floating Market and Phong Dien Floating Market is Phong Dien Floating Market still is taken place from the morning until the afternoon because this market is not only available about business the agricultural products but also the locals sell the daily things…By this feature, if the tourist visit this place later in the morning is they are still possible to explore this special floating market anytime they arrive. The daily activities in Phong Dien Floating market such as the locals transfer their produces such as e fruits, large and flat baskets….by the small wooden boats, motor boats….to do business. If the tourist visited Cai Rang Floating Market is once exploring Cai Rang Floating Market you will feel a lot of the differences between two these floating markets, Phong Dien Cai Floating Market has not only the agricultural products, the working instruments but also it has the petrol station, the roving factories…they are opened as in the land, by these features Phong Dien Floating Market always bring a lot of the special feeling for the tourist to visit anytime in a day. 

Although it takes until around 4-5 hours by bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho, but the road is easy, comfortable and worthwhile for the tourist to discover this famous and special site. Arrival here, the tourist will have a chance know and understand the daily life of the locals at the large water areas in Mekong River Delta.

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