An ancient pagoda on the mountainside

An ancient pagoda on the mountainside

Regarded as one of the most famous pagodas in the Mekong Delta, Hang Pagoda—or officially Phuoc Dien Pagoda—in Chau Doc City, An Giang Province, is one of the province’s top attractions. Aside from being a holy place, the pagoda also offers the scenic splendor second to none in An Giang.

Mekong Delta approves eco-tourism project in cajuput forest

Mekong Delta approves eco-tourism project in cajuput forest

The Mekong Delta province of An Giang has approved the development of an eco-tourism and amusement area at the Tra Su cajuput forest in Tinh Bien District by 2030.

HCM City ties up with Mekong Delta to revive tourism

HCM City ties up with Mekong Delta to revive tourism

The Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Dong Thap will promote linkages with HCM City as part of its efforts to revive tourism, authorities have said.

Tram Chim National Park - a Ramsar site in southern Vietnam

Tram Chim National Park - a Ramsar site in southern Vietnam

Tram Chim National Park in the Mekong Delta, the 2,000th Ramsar site globally, is a wetland site designated to be of international importance under the Ramsar Convention.

International Photography Award prize given to Vietnam's waterlily harvest photos

International Photography Award prize given to Vietnam's waterlily harvest photos    

The award-winning photo features women in non la or conical hats and colorful Ao ba ba (the traditional garment in the southern region) harvesting waterlilies. The photo was snapped in Moc Hoa District, Vietnam’s Mekong Delta province of Long An.

Mekong Delta provinces make efforts to preserve ecosystems

Mekong Delta provinces make efforts to preserve ecosystems

Local authorities and environmental organisations in the Mekong Delta are making efforts to preserve and develop ecosystems vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

Mekong Delta to account for 20 percent of total transport investment capital

Mekong Delta to account for 20 percent of total transport investment capital

The Ministry of Transport yesterday said that the agency had submitted to the Prime Minister for approval the national specialized plan for road, railway, maritime way, inland waterway and aviation in the period of 2021 – 2030, vision to 2050.

Red-headed cranes migrate to Mekong Delta

Red-headed cranes migrate to Mekong Delta    

Red-headed cranes (Grus antigone sharpii) often flock to ecological reserves in the Mekong Delta region from February to May.

HCM City, Mekong Delta boost regional tourism cooperation

HCM City, Mekong Delta boost regional tourism cooperation

HCM City and 13 cities and provinces in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta will step up efforts to foster tourism cooperation in the next five years, local authorities have said.

Mekong Delta sees signs of tourism revival

Mekong Delta sees signs of tourism revival

The Cuu Long (Mekong Delta) province of Kien Giang has seen a rebound in domestic tourism and tourist numbers are expected to surge during the New Year and Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays.