Phong Dien - Can Tho eco-tourism festival slated for late September

(VEN) - In response to the World Tourism Day in September, the 10th Phong Dien - Can Tho Ecotourism Festival will be held from September 25 - 28, 2023 in Phong Dien District, Can Tho City.

The festival introduced and promoted the local specialty fruits, delicious dishes, and tourism products to domestic and foreign tourists.

Phong Dien - Can Tho eco-tourism festival slated for late September
The Phong Dien - Can Tho eco-tourism festival - photo: Laodong

The festival will feature nearly 20 attractive activities, including 20 booths promoting tourism in Can Tho City and other districts, provinces and cities; 150 trade fair booths showcasing fruits and orchard miniatures; organizing famtrips to introduce new destinations and tourism products of Phong Dien District.

In addition, there is also a contest making and displaying delicious Phong Dien dishes; calligraphy space and beautiful photo exhibition about Phong Dien and Can Tho City tourism; cultural, art performances, and folk games.

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