Chau Doc is a city located along the Hau Giang River (the Bassac River) in Vietnam. The Bassac River is a short boat ride away from the Mekong Delta. Chau Doc borders Cambodia making it an excellent destination to spend your last or first night in Vietnam on a Mekong River Cruise. Being a border town, Chau Doc has an extremely blended and diverse culture and hold people of all ethnicities including Chinese, Cham, and Khmer communities. This means the temples, food, and even language of this city are a unique blend of these multiple ancient cultures. The Tra Su Bird Sanctuary is an excellent place to soak up some of the countries' wildlife while walking up to the nearby Sam Mountain is an excellent way to explore the country's religion with dozens of Buddhist pagodas, temples, and monuments. If you're interested in Vietnam and Cambodia's wildlife, take a Mekong River Cruise - it's the best way to see the greatest variety of wildlife. Contact our travel experts to begin planning your ideal trip!