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TRAVEL TIPS Ben Tre Tuesday, 27 December 2016

Ben Tre backpacking travel experience

Ben Tre has always been famous with the image of village coconut. Coming to Ben Tre, you will find peace with interesting experiences.

Ben Tre backpacking travel experience

When to travel Ben Tre

This land is beautiful all year round because the weather doesn’t change much, it is very convenient to travel, especially in summer, when there are a lot of fruits like mangosteen, durian, apple, rambutan… to enjoy the best of Ben Tre.

Means of transport to Ben Tre

From other provinces, cities, there a many coaches to Ben Tre in a day so that you can come to Ben Tre at any time.

Accommodation in Ben Tre

Ben Tre is a small province and it only takes one day for you to explore this province. That is why there are not many hotels in Ben Tre, however, these are some consulted hotels:

-  Ham Luong hotel: 3 stars. Price: 500-1,000,000 VND/room. Add: 200C Hung Vuong, Ward 5, Ben Tre city.

-  Viet Uc hotel: 3 stars. Price: 500,000-1,000,000 VND/room. Add: 144 Hung Vuong, Ward 3, Ben Tre city. Tel:  +84 75 3511 888.

-  Cong Doan hotel: 3 stars. Price: 490,000-1,000,000 VND/room. Add: 36 Hai Ba Trung, Ward 2, Ben Tre city. Tel: +84 75 3825 082.

-  Cuu Long hotel: 2 stars. Price: 300,000-700,000 VND/room. Add: Dong Khoi Highway, Phu Khuong, Ben Tre city. Tel: +84 75 3822 548.

-  Thu Thu motel. Price: 150,000-200,000 VND/room. Add: 110/1A, 30/4 St, Ward 4, Ben Tre city. Tel: 0902943709.

-  Que Huong motel: Price: 150,000-200,000 VND/room. Add: 38 Hai Ba Trung, Ward 2, Ben Tre city. Tel: (075) 3835 888.

Places to visit in Ben Tre

-          Cai Mon – Cho Lach: is an attraction famous for fruits, flowers, seedling and handicraft villages. Bay Thao durian orchard in Cai Mon, where tourists can be served with fruits in place, is located between Vinh Bac flower road and Vinh Nam. Ba Ngoi rambutan orchard is in the Phu Da conservation zone which is far from Cho Lach about 6km. This orchard is where you can pick rambutan, durian yourself and you will be served with the best dishes like pancake, snail salad… Tam Loc rambutan orchard is far from Cho Lach 7km with rambutan, durian and honey bee. You can buy the original honey bee here. And the last orchard is Thanh Son mango orchard which is also in Phu Da conservation zone.

Con Phung: Lying among Tien River, con Phung is the largest and the most famous island in Ben Tre.

-          Con Quy: Con Quy is famous for the tastiest fruits, shrimps and fish. What makes Con Quy special is traditional singing performance.

-          Con Oc: Con Oc attracts tourists by cool weather and fresh air. It feels like you come back to the most peaceful place and leave all the noises behind.

Vam Ho Bird Park: Situated in Ba Tri district, this park is the accommodation of many kinds of birds. Coming here, tourists may feel like getting lost in an ecotourism forest or some tropical forests in Bac Lieu or Ca Mau.

-          Nguyen Dinh Chieu Mausoleum: Located in Ba Tri district, this mausoleum welcomes thousands of tourists every year, especially students.

-          The doctor tombs of Phan Thanh Gian, Vo Truong Toan, Truong Vinh Ky… were built and protected carefully. Each construction was built in different architecture but they are all respective and formal. Each year, they hold festivals to remind of these great celebrities.

Tuyen Linh pagoda: Located in Minh Duc commune, Mo Cay district, Tuyen Linh pagoda was recognized was the national historic site and culture in 1994. This is also the place tourists come to participate in games and festivals on the birthday of Uncle Ho.

Ben Tre cuisine

Ben Tre cuisine is so familiar but also strange. You may have heard and enjoyed the dishes at another place but they are different in Ben Tre. Ben Tre has always reminded with Phu Khuong noodle, Tu Dien vermicelli. Besides, the goat hot pot is also highly recommended with very reasonable price.

Coconut candy: People say that if you don’t visit coconut candy factory, it means you haven’t been in Ben Tre yet. You can buy coconut candy or handicrafts made from coconut as souvenirs for your relations.

And some other dishes that you shouldn’t miss: snail pancake, grilled coconut mouse, snail stir-fried with coconut milk,…



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