The 10 destinations, recognised by the Mekong Delta Tourism Association, includes the ecotourism site of Tra Su cajuput forest in An Giang province; the Noc Nang national historical relic site in Bac Lieu province and the Go Thap relic site in Dong Thap province and the Huynh Kha ecotourism site (Tra Vinh province).

Meanwhile, four others received the re-recognition, including the Gao Giong ecotourism site in Dong Thap province.

So far, 53 tourist attractions across the Mekong Delta have been recognised as typical ones of the region.

The Mekong Delta Tourism Association said the places were surveyed and selected every three years so that travellers can easily choose safe, hospitable, and quality destinations to visit, thereby helping develop the tourism brand of the region./.