Explore Sa Dec Flower Village: A paradise of colorful
Are you looking for beautiful and fresh flowers to brighten up your home or office? Look no further than Sa Dec flower village in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam. Known as the “flower capital” of the country, Sa Dec is home to a wide variety of flowers, including roses, daisies, and orchids.
In this article, we will explore the Sa Dec flower village and the range of flowers it has to offer.
Introduc to the Sa Dec Flower Village
Sa Dec flower village, located in Dong Thap Province, is an absolute paradise for flower enthusiasts. With its stunning location on the banks of the Mekong River, this village boasts a rich history of flower cultivation that dates back over 100 years.
Home to over 2,000 flower-growing households, the village is renowned for its vibrant and diverse flora, which includes exotic water lilies, exquisite lotus flowers, and intricate bonsai trees.
As the Lunar New Year approaches, Sa Dec flower village bursts into life with an explosion of colors and fragrances. It’s a feast for the senses, as thousands of blooms proudly display their radiant hues.
With over 1,000 different species of flowers grown here, Sa Dec is often referred to as the “Tân Quy Đông Flower and Ornamental Plant Village” due to its location in the Tân Quy Đông commune.
In recent years, the area dedicated to growing flowers in Sa Dec has rapidly expanded, now covering an impressive 177 hectares, producing over 10 million pots of various flowers annually. This flourishing village is definitely worth a visit for anyone who appreciates the beauty and tranquility of nature.
History of Sa Dec Flower Village
Sa Dec Flower Village has a rich history dating back to the early 20th century when French colonists introduced flower cultivation to the region. The fertile soil, mild climate, and abundant water supply made the area ideal for growing flowers.
Over time, the cultivation of flowers became an integral part of the local economy, with Sa Dec Flower Village becoming one of the most prominent flower-growing regions in Vietnam.
Today, the village is home to over 2,000 flower farmers who cultivate a wide variety of flowers, including roses, chrysanthemums, orchids, and more.
The best time to visit Sa Dec Flower Village
You can visit Sa Dec flower village at any time of the year and be welcomed by vibrant and colorful blooms. However, the best time to visit this village is during the month leading up to Lunar New Year, which falls between January and February.
During this time, Sa Dec flower village in Dong Thap province becomes even more bustling and lively, earning its reputation as the “flower capital” of the Mekong Delta region.
As the Lunar New Year approaches, the village is abuzz with preparations and celebrations, making it a must-visit destination. With over a century of tradition in flower cultivation, Sa Dec is a sight to behold as its streets come alive with the vivid colors and fragrances of a myriad of flowers.
So, if you’re looking for a picture-perfect location for your next social media post, Sa Dec flower village is sure to not disappoint!
How to get to Sa Dec Flower Village
Sa Dec flower village is located in Tan Quy Dong commune, Sa Dec town, Dong Thap province, which is over 130km away from Ho Chi Minh City.
The advantage of this village is its proximity to many other popular tourist destinations in the Mekong Delta region, such as Kien Giang, Vinh Long and Ben Tre provinces, the spiritual mountainous region of An Giang, and even the central area of Can Tho city.
- Address: Sa Dec flower village, Tan Quy Dong commune, Sa Dec town, Dong Thap province.
- Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/sx3A7ofH5ypiXjSYA
Directions to Sa Dec flower village
For those who love freedom, exploring Dong Thap by motorcycle or self-driving car is a great choice. However, it is advisable to check Google Maps or ask locals to avoid getting lost and wasting time. Alternatively, if you prefer not to drive, you can still reach Dong Thap by bus and then take a taxi to Sa Dec flower village.
Let FME Travel prepare convenient transportation when traveling from Can Tho:
Explore the Delightful Village of Flowers in Sa Dec
1. Thousands of households grow flowers on both sides of the road
As you enter Sa Dec Flower Village, you will be greeted with a 2-3km stretch of road on both sides covered in a myriad of flowers.
Thousands of households grow various types of flowers, from common decorative plants like chrysanthemums, tiger chrysanthemums, pennyworts, night blooming jasmine, cockscomb, marigolds, four o’clock flowers, coconut flowers, large roses, purple evening primroses, to pink willow trees. It’s truly a colorful and lively sight to behold.
2. Happy Land Hung Thy tourist area
Happy Land Hung Thy tourist area is located within the Sa Dec flower village. This place has an interesting rose garden and many beautiful landscapes. You can enter to visit, rent ao ba ba to play fun folk games with your friends.
- Address: 113C Sa Dec Flower Street, Tan Hiep Hamlet, Tan Quy Dong Ward, Sa Dec City, Dong Thap Province
- Ticket price: 30,000 VND/person – 50,000 VND/person.
3. Date Palm Garden (Chà Là Garden)
Date Palm Garden is located in Sa Dec Flower Village. The garden covers an area of about 400 square meters with over 100 Date Palm trees over 10 years old. If you visit during the Date Palm fruit season, you will have the opportunity to visit, take pictures, pick and enjoy ripe Date Palm fruits.
Date Palm fruits only have one crop per year and last for about 2 months. Therefore, if you want to bring back beautiful photos, you should plan your visit during the Date Palm fruit season.
4. Sa Nhien Garden – Upside-down House
Recently, Sa Nhien Garden has become a “super hot” destination for all tourists when visiting Sa Dec. This place impresses visitors with the architecture of an upside-down house located in a large flower garden. The building has an area of about 70 square meters and all the details are “upside down on the ground”. In addition, Sa Nhien Garden also has a recreational area.
- Address: Khanh Hoa Hamlet, Tan Khanh Dong Commune, Sa Dec City (about 2km from Tan Quy Dong flower village)
- Admission fee for visiting the upside-down house: 60,000 VND/adult and 20,000 VND/child.
5. Chrysanthemum Garden (Cúc Mâm Xôi Garden)
During the Lunar New Year every year, the Chrysanthemum gardens in the Tân Quy Đông flower village are adorned with a golden coat. Among them, the Chrysanthemum Garden on Sa Nhien Flower Street impresses visitors with a giant bouquet of flowers.
Here, you can experience the fragrance and beauty of thousands of chrysanthemum flowers. In addition, it is also a great opportunity for you to admire the flowers and take photos to your heart’s content.
- Address: Sa Nhiên Flower Street, Tan Quy Dong Ward, Sa Dec City, Dong Thap Province
- Entrance fee: 25,000 VND/person
Discover the beauty of Sa Dec flower village in Dong Thap, book your tour now and experience the vibrant colors and scents of the flower gardens: Dong Thap full day tour.
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