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Top night markets to visit in Vietnam – Part 3

Tay Do Night Market
Colorful and exciting like other night markets in other destinations in the Northern, Mountainous Far North and Central Vietnam, night markets in the Southern Vietnam still have their own specialties and features making them must visit places whenever you have a chance to visit Vietnam when you visit Indochina travel and tours
Tay Do Market, Can Tho

Tay Do Night Market

Tay Do Night Market- source: internet

While Phong Dien and Cai Rang floating markets are daytime markets to visit, when it comes to night market in Can Tho, look no further than Tay Do market – the nightlife hub of Can Tho City. Lying inside Can Tho International Exhibition, Tay Do Night Market, which is not only a place to go for shopping but also a cultural tourist attraction, is what no one should miss during their trip to the Mekong Delta.

In Tay Do Market, which was once a wholesale market, you can find almost everything from hundred kinds of fresh and nutritious fruit and vegetable specialties such as: mango, orange, rambutan, grapefruit, etc; the Mekong Delta’s sweetened sticky rice cake version called banh tet or delicious aromatic coconut leaf cake; daily items to unique souvenirs and gifts to bring back home. In addition to the goods exchange, this trading center also has other entertainment services including children playgrounds, electronic games, outdoor music theater and art performances. Vietnam tours packages

Food section in Tay Do Market

Food section in Tay Do Market- sourec: internet

On your visit to Tay Do Night Market, you will have much time not only buying and sampling local specialties, immerse in really fascinating atmosphere, experience the stunning regional market culture, get to know more about the daily activities of Can Tho residents living along the Mekong River as well as admire the gorgeous architectures.

  • Address: Cach Mang Thang 8, An Thoi Ward, Binh Thuy District, Can Tho City
  • Opening hours: From 4 AM until midnight

Ben Thanh Market, Ho Chi Minh City

If Dong Xuan Market is the symbol of Hanoi’s tourism, Ben Thanh Market is the pride of Saigonese. A place to enjoy local style street food, to buy Vietnamese arts and souvenirs while getting a closer insight into specific images and characteristics shown in lifestyle of Ho Chi Minh City’s inhabitants? There is no better choice than Ben Thanh Market.

Available for sale here are items at all sorts to suit everyone’s budget from affordable products to luxury articles, with a wide range of vegetables, seasonal fresh fruits, mouthwatering dishes, sweet soups, dried food, appliances, electronics, clothing, shoes, handbags, garments, handicrafts, silk fabrics and souvenirs being the most popular things to buy.

One of the most awe-inspiring activities in Ho Chi Minh City should be discovering unique cuisine at one of many restaurants in Ben Thanh Market. Here, the scents of barbecued fish and meats, fresh seafood, crispy rice pancakes, wok-fried noodles and a vibrant street side scene are warmly welcoming you. Let’s go to Ben Thanh Market for Vietnamese authentic experience!

  • Address: Intersection of Le Loi, Ham Nghi, Tran Hung Dao Avenues and Le Lai Street, Ho Chi Minh City.
  • Opening hours: Daily from 06.00 AM to 24.00

Dinh Cau Market, Phu Quoc

Fresh seafood in Dinh Cau Market

Fresh seafood in Dinh Cau Market- source: internet

Dinh Cau Market is a shopping paradise for all travelers, especially seafood lovers. Fish, flower crabs, sea snails, clams, mantis shrimps, squids, oysters, blue lobsters and scallops are some of the best foods to enjoy here. Besides a dozen stalls serving a delicious range of grilled Vietnamese seafood, vegetarian options and sweet soups, in this tourist geared night market, you can also find other famous snacks including: Phu Quoc black pepper, fermented fish sauce, Sim wine, dried seaweed and rings, necklace as well as other souvenirs made of pearl.

  • Address: Vo Thi Sau Street, Duong Dong Town, Phu Quoc Island
  • Opening hours: Daily 05.00 PM – 24.00

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