5 Exciting Local Experiences For Your Chau Doc Trip
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5 Exciting Local Experiences For Your Chau Doc Trip

In recent times, the West River is one of the interesting destinations crowded with tourists choosing for summer vacation. Among them, Chau Doc – An Giang is one of the lands that not only converges the typical characteristics of the Southwest region. But also possesses its own special characteristics. During the tour Mekong Delta of Chau Doc, visitors do not miss 5 interesting experiences in this land.

1. Sam Mountain

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Sam Mountain is a small mountain of about 284m high in the Seven Mountains region. But it’s a beautiful scenic spot of Chau Doc City, An Giang Province. From a distance, Sam mountain looks like a lonely black Sam on the vast field, immense and exudes a striking beauty in the heart of the city.

During the tour of Chau Doc where you can climb Sam Mountain. It’s a great way to discover the beautiful nature and see the rustic scenery of the country countryside. From the top of the mountain, visitors not only admire the undulating roofs, green rice fields. But also enjoy the fresh, peaceful space, listen to the birds chirping again!

Besides, around Sam Mountain. There are quite a lot of unique architectural works, cultural and historical relics intact with traditional values. Traveling Chau Doc, the journey to climb Sam will give you many interesting experiences in the summer days!

2. Enjoy the boat trip

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With the characteristics of the western water area. Come to Chau Doc you will have experience the floating on the rivers and canals with the boats. It’s the typical way of local river life.

Come here you also discover the bustling floating market, floating fishing villages busy every day living on the river. Beside that you will have chance to visit the Cham villages along the banks of the canals. Guests will be walking around to experience the familiar living pace of the local people and enjoy relaxing moments when drifting gently on the river. Thereby, this will be an equally interesting experience for travelers when traveling to Chau Doc.

3. Cooking class

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Travel to Chau Do you will not only discover cultural features, talk with ethnic people. But also participate in interesting special cooking classes.

You will learn the secrets and experience of buying fresh ingredients and learning the recipes of some delicious traditional dishes of Cham people. At the same time, visitors will be able to cook with the chefs to prepare dishes and enjoy the dishes cooked by their own hands.

With a unique experience in the journey to find the indigenous cuisine of Cham village. Come to An Giang, you will have a lot of fun, interesting and many experiences when processing specialties of Cham people.

4. Discovery Tra Su Melaleuca Forest

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Tra Su Melaleuca forest is one of the nature reserves in the Mekong Delta and is home to many species of birds, animals and plants belonging to the system of special-use forests in Vietnam.

Discover Tra Su cajuput forest, where you will have the opportunity to see a variety of species including: 70 species of birds, 11 species of animals, 25 species of reptiles, 10 species of fish and about 140 species of plants different. Entering this ecological mangrove forest. You also have the opportunity to listen to the chirping sound of the birds. Let’s go with the clouds of the river and water and relax with the nature here. Tra Su cajuput forest has been a tourist attraction to tourists during this summer’s holiday season.

5. Enjoy Chau Doc Specialties

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Chau Doc tourism visitors not only admire the natural scenery, experience new and interesting things. But also enjoy the delicious specialties of this land.

In which, Chau Doc is quite famous for its fish sauce, sweet and salty mingles, the famous types of fish sauce can be mentioned as fish sauce, snakehead fish sauce, fish paste, fish sauce Slice and dry varieties vary from many fish species.

Besides, Chau Doc fish noodle dish, sticky rice vermicelli, jaggery, etc. is one of the specialties that cannot be missed when traveling to Chau Doc. The delicious taste of each dish not only helps tourists to be full of energy but also makes you remember the culture of Chau Doc – An Giang. Keep reading all things need to know before travel An Giang at Origin Vietnam.

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