Mekong delta promotes Agritourism with farmer participation

Saigon Giai Phong Online –

Dong Thap province at the heart of the Mekong Delta is one of provinces with most farmer participating in agri-tourism. Nguyen Be Tu, owner of Tu ca Linh a 3-hectare agritourism farm in Tam Nong District said in these days, many holiday-makers phoned to experience flood season in Dong Thap Muoi when they can enjoy fishing linh fish and other species of animals.
Before, Tu family just work on paddy fields and lotus field. After he was sent to visit agritourism farm models in other places, he decided to invest in 3 hectare lotus field into homestay tourism farm.
Visitors can live in thatched houses next to lotus fields to breath fresh air and enjoy nature and landscape.
Visitors can drain ditches for fish, pick up vegetables and live with kind inhabitants.
Owner Tu engaged in agritourism for his passion saying that he just wanted to introduce more special animals in Dong Thap; accordingly, many travelers find its way to his homestay farm.
Tangerine farmer Doan Anh Kiet in Lai Vung District converted his farm into homestay accommodation for passion to introduce people and specialties of Dong Thap to visitors.