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Phong Dien Floating Market is 20 kilometers southwest of Can Tho, the best floating market in the Mekong Delta. Boats loaded with produce from nearby orchards of the Mekong Delta converge to the floating market. They carry mostly fruits but also...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Can Tho 92000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are not a big fan of touristy areas, I would love to recommend you to visit Phong Dien Floating Market during your time in Can Tho city, Vietnam. This market’s size is smaller than Cai Rang Floating Market because it is considered as...More

Thank ThangP88
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

This is a routine a lot of interesting , people friendly, paceful about village, food its yummy and not expensive

Thank Leo251098
Reviewed August 31, 2018

This Market is smaller than Cai Rang Floating Market and you need to wake up extremely early to reach there Early otherwise you will Lose the Market. This smaller place with Less Tourists afford you More opportunity to take pure and unique photos. but definitely...More

Thank shiraziwine
Reviewed June 26, 2018

I knew that coming here by boat would take long time. So I pedalled by bicycle before dawn and arrived here past 6AM. The floating market is not difficult to find because it can be seen from the road at a confluence of the Can...More

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MekongRustic, General Manager at Phong Dien Floating Market, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

Dear gat_lontok, Xin Chao! We are very delighted that you have enjoyed the rustic feelings in Phong Dien floating market. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly for any further assistance on phongdienfloatingmarket@gmail.com and all of us here look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Super disappointed by the 2 floating markets- this is the smaller one of the two. Maybe 20 boats trading vegetable in total .... not worth paying for a tour... At this market there are several cafes with a terrace from which you can watch the...More

1  Thank Victoria B
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

through our hostel "Minh Vuong hostel" we could book the tour to visit the floating market. It costs 570.000 Duong per person including pick up from the hotel, breakfast and a guide. We were 5 people on the boat and the tour was nice even...More

1  Thank CinziaPetryszyn
MekongRustic, Guest Relations Manager at Phong Dien Floating Market, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

Dear CinziaPetryszyn, Xin Chao! We are very delighted that you have enjoyed the rustic feelings in Phong Dien floating market. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly for any further assistance on phongdienfloatingmarket@gmail.com and all of us here look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

You can visit this floating market by boat after visiting cai rang floating market. Far away 15 km from the centre, it's one of the most interesting destination to pay a visit.More

1  Thank phanp2018
MekongRustic, Guest Relations Manager at Phong Dien Floating Market, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

Dear phanp2018, Xin Chao! We are very delighted that you have enjoyed the rustic feelings in Phong Dien floating market. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly for any further assistance on phongdienfloatingmarket@gmail.com and all of us here look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed July 31, 2017

This is the retail market and is mainly small boats compared to Cai Rang. It is a dying tradition as the world changes. As picturesque as it is the spectacle will not last much longer. It is no longer the bustling market in the pictures...More

4  Thank James R
MekongRustic, Public Relations Manager at Phong Dien Floating Market, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

Dear James R, Xin Chao! Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We are very delighted that you have experienced the rustic feelings in Phong Dien floating market. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly for any further assistance on phongdienfloatingmarket@gmail.com and all of...More

Reviewed June 6, 2017

The floating markets are an interesting if not that spectacular sight. They are a wholesale largely fruit market. We visiting as part of a tour that involved cycling through some local villages. The cycling part is a definite 5/5 experience & similar joint tours seem...More

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MekongRustic, Public Relations Manager at Phong Dien Floating Market, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

Dear 981ian78, Xin Chao! Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We are very delighted that you have experienced the rustic feelings in Phong Dien floating market. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly for any further assistance on phongdienfloatingmarket@gmail.com and all of us...More

Reviewed April 26, 2017

I went to both floating markets accessible from CanTho with our guide Nguyen Kim Thoa, working with EcoTours. An early morning start (5.30 am) in the dark allowed us to get to Phong Dien before other tourists arrived. Our group of 2 was taken along...More

Thank Keith W
MekongRustic, Public Relations Manager at Phong Dien Floating Market, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

Dear Keith W, Xin Chao! Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We are very delighted that you have enjoyed the rustic feelings in Phong Dien floating market. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly for any further assistance on phongdienfloatingmarket@gmail.com and all of...More

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