Introduction to Tan Lap Floating Village
Tan Lap floating village is an ideal destination for those who love photography and want to enjoy the peaceful atmosphere. You might plan to visit some nearby attractions like the Floating Pagoda, the Medicinal Garden or even the Tan Hiep border gate for shopping.
The Tan Lap floating village ecotourism area is being nominated as one of the top 10 most popular ecotourism areas in Vietnam. It is located in the center of Dong Thap Muoi, Moc Hoa District, Long An province. It’s about 15 km south of the Cambodian border.
With an area of 135 hectares, a buffer area of 500 hectares is planned to build a typical tourist area of Long An in particular in the wetland of Dong Thap Muoi. Visiting this floating village you will be immersed in the unique nature of the Southern Vietnam River.
Visitors have a chance to participate in traditional games related to the lifestyle of the southerners of the past. The games include crossing cầu khỉ, literally monkey bridge, a single-bamboo bridge common in the Mekong Delta, blind man’s bluff with ducks, and catching eels in a pot. Similarly, you can go fishing with specific locally used equipment.