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
Ninh Kieu 2 Hotel

Add: 3 Hoa Binh St., Ninh Kieu Dist

Tel: (84-292) 6252 377/ 6252 414 

Nesta Hotel

Add: 9C Tran Phu St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3822216

Xuan Mai 1 Hotel

Add: 17 Dien Bien Phu St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292)  3814152

Huyen Tran Hotel

Add: 87 Phan Dang Luu St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3811 046

Sai Gon - Can Tho Hotel

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

Tel: (84-292) 3825 831/ 3826 582

Xuan Mai 2 Hotel

Add: 94 Nguyen An Ninh St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3815 217

Quit Xuyen Hotel

Add: 2/118D, Le Lai St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292)  3830 884

Kim Loc Hotel

Add: 138 Cach Mang Thang Tam St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3828 109

Tay Do Hotel

Add: 61 Chau Van Liem St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3821 009/ 3827 009

My Huong 1 Hotel

Add: 156B Doan Thi Diem St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3821 350

Xuan Mai 3 Hotel

Add: 60 Nguyen An Ninh St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3810 568

Vinpearl Can Tho Hotel

Add: 209, St. 30/4, Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 1900 636 699

Huy Hoang Hotel

Add: 33-35 Ngo Duc Ke St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3825 833

Cuu Long Hotel

Add: 52 Quang Trung St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3822 669/ 3822 722

Xuan Quang Hotel

Add: Block 58-60A2 Cai Khe Trade Center, Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3764 244

Van Phat Riverside Hotel

Add: 3 Con Khuong Area, Ninh Kieu Dist,

Tel: (84-292) 3645 645

Phu My Hotel

Add: 156, 3 Thang 2 St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3838 335

Ninh Kieu Restaurant-Hotel

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

Tel: (84-292) 3821 171/ 3824 583

Huynh Mai Hotel

Add: 118C CMT8 St., Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292)  3765 372 

Holiday Can Tho Hotel

Add: 21B2 Ly Hong Thanh, Ninh Kieu Dist.

Tel: (84-292) 3760 148

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