Ninh Kieu Site

Location: At the confluence of Hau River and Can Tho River, Tan An Ward, Ninh Kieu District, Can Tho City.
Characteristics: With charming beauty, the image of Ninh Kieu Site has gone into poetry and become a symbol of the city.

History

(TITC) - In past time, Ninh Kieu was used to be a wharf at the head of Can Tho Market. In 1876, French Colonial occupied Can Tho, the wharf was built with bricks and stones along the river shore and became a busy trading port of the South. The wharf was named Quai de Commerce by French and Hang Duong by local people. In 1957, Chief of Can Tho – Do Van Chuoc had the esplanade and green tree park formed in Hang Duong Wharf. Then, Do Van Chuoc submitted to Ngo Dinh Diem (President of the Republic of Viet Nam) to name the park and esplanade as Ninh Kieu according to the historic site of Ninh Kieu (now Chuc Son Town, Chuong My District, Ha Noi) – the place marked the victory of King Le Thai To and Lam Son Insurgent Army against Ming invaders.

 

 

Outstanding Features

Nowadays, Ninh Kieu Site has become the park with an area of ​​7,000m², attracting numerous local people and visitors. At Ninh Kieu Site, visitors can see Can Tho Bridge – the cable-stayed bridge with the longest main span in Southeast Asia in April 2010. The park has the bronze statue of President Ho Chi Minh with 7.2m in height and 12 tons weight. Hai Ba Trung Street along Can Tho River has been planned into the first walking street and night market in Can Tho City with many stalls of food, fruits, souvenirs…

 

Activities for Visitors

Visitors to Can Tho do not miss the opportunity to experience cruiser service in Ninh Kieu Site. Every night, from 7.00pm to 9.00pm, the cruiser will take visitors to sightsee Hau River, enjoy local specialties and unique Southern art performances.

 

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WHERE TO STAY
Phuong Dong Hotel

Add: 62, 30 Thang 4 St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3812 199/ 3812 299

Mien Tay Hotel

Add: 91 Mau Than St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3731 616

Asia Hotel

Add: 91 Chau Van Liem St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3812 800/ 3812 808

Phuong Nam Hotel

Add: 147 Tran Van Kheo St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3763 959

Hung Cuong Hotel

Add: 86A Nguyen Thai Hoc St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3813 410

Kim Tho Hotel

Add: 1A Ngo Gia Tu St., Ninh Kieu Dist

Tel: (84-292) 3817 517

Thanh Kieu Hotel

Add: 44, 30 Thang 4 St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3739 363

Phuong Tran Hotel

Add: 38 Le Loi St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3824 723/ 3824 722

Tri Thien Hotel

Add: 138C Ly Tu Trong St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3731 388

Ngan Ha Hotel

Add: 39-41 Ngo Quyen St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 6252 575/ 3818 915 

Hotel 31

Add: 31 Ngo Duc Ke St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3825 287

Hoa Phuong Hotel

Add: 12-16 Tran Phu St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3824 834

Minh Nguyet Hotel

Add: 110D Cach Mang Thang Tam St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3821 580/ 3811 755

Hotel 79

Add: 79 Hung Vuong St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3826 186

Quang Sang Hotel

Add: 78 Hung Vuong St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3820 980

Can Tho Guest House

Add: 41-47 Chau Van Liem, Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292)  3811 770/ 3811 773

Tan Tay Do Hotel

Add: 26 Tran Phu St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3826 134/ 3826 135

Thanh Dat Hoa Vien Resort

Add: 95/4 Nguyen Van Cu, Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3896 638/ 3896 638

Hoang Phong Hotel

Add: 7 Dinh Tien Hoang St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3763 220

Happy Hotel

Add: 77A Pham Ngoc Thach St., Cai Khe Ward, Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3760 076

WHERE TO EAT
Nam Bo Restaurant

Add: 1 Ngo Quyen St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3823 908

Vinh Ky Restaurant

Add: 2 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3825 345

Song Que Restaurant

Add: 32 Le Loi St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3811 136

Ninh Kieu Restaurant

Add: 2 Hai Ba Trung St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3821 171

Dat Phuong Nam Restaurant

Add: Hem 132, 3/2 St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3838 297

Cat Tuong Restaurant

Add: 108A Tran Van Kheo St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3764 299

Bon Mua Hai San Restaurant

Add: 2 Nguyen Trai St., Cai Khe ward, Ninh Kieu Dist

Tel: (84-292) 3769 096

5 Star Bar Coffee

Add: 151, 3/2 Rd., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3838 508

Hop Pho Cafe

Add: 6 Ngo Gia Tu St., Ninh Kieu Dist..

Tel: (84-292) 3815 208

Cay Buoi 2 Restaurant

Add: Song Hau St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3768 433

Cay Buoi Restaurant

Add: 2 Tran Dai Nghia St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3684 999 / 0937 720 811

Cay Buoi 1 Restaurant

Add: 90/2/21 Hung Vuong St.,Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3825 880

Cay Buoi 4 Restaurant

Add: 45 Le Loi St, Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3684 999/ 3827 333

Dai Thong Restaurant

Add: 6/45 Tran Phu St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3752 888

Hoa Cau Restaurant

Add: 4 Hai Ba Trung St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3822 218

Hoa Su Restaurant

Add: Cai Khe Ward, Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3820 717

Hoang Cung Restaurant

Add: 55 Phan Dinh Phung St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3814 691

La Ca Quan Restaurant

Add: 121 Tran Van Kheo St., Ninh Kieu Dist

Tel: (84-292) 3762 793 / 0908 161 436

Mekong Restaurant

Add: 2/2 Nguyen Trai St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3821 646/ 3699 179

Phuong Nam Restaurant

Add: 48 Hai Ba Trung St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3812 077