Tan Chau (Mekong Delta, Vietnam)

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Region
Asia Rivers

Local Time
08:09 21 Oct 2017

Coordinates
11.56951 N, 106.18249 E

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Tan Chau is a town situated in An Giang Province, Mekong Delta region, Vietnam. In 2003 the district had a population of 159,720. Tan Chau district covers an area of 159 km2 (61 ml2). In 2009 it was upgraded to town and has a population of around 184000.

Tan Chau was formed in 1757. Tan Chau District was the biggest province of Chau Doc, but divided by the 1929 separation of Hong Ngu District, and in 1968 split up from part of the district of Tan Phu. Today Tan Chau district is part of An Giang Province.

Tan Chau is famous for Tan Chau silk and the famous product lanh My A, in which black is dyed by Diospyros mollis's fruit. Cruisers usually have the chance to visit to a silk-weaving factory, where traditional (though mechanically driven) looms move forth and back with rapid precision. The massive warehouse housing the machines buzzes with motion and sound.

A visit to a factory that makes rattan mats and baskets is like stepping back in time to industrial revolution. Machines that are entirely made of steel and moving parts produce a cacophony of sounds. The temperature inside reaches a dozen degrees from the sweltering heat outside. There are no automation or computers here and nearly everything is either done or controlled by hand.

The best part of a Tan Chau trip is enjoying a traditional xe-loi (rickshaw) ride through the town. 


Highlights: Tân Châu silk

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Port Tan Chau cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Tan Chau, Mekong Delta, Vietnam. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

Day Ships in port
Saturday
30 September, 2017
AmaDara(arriving at 30 Sep - departing at 01 Oct)
Sunday
1 October, 2017
AmaDara(arriving at 01 Oct - departing at 01 Oct)
RV La Marguerite(arriving at 01 Oct - departing at 02 Oct)
Monday
2 October, 2017
RV La Marguerite(arriving at 02 Oct - departing at 02 Oct)
Thursday
5 October, 2017
AmaDara(arriving at 05 Oct - departing at 05 Oct)
Friday
6 October, 2017
AmaDara(arriving at 06 Oct - departing at 06 Oct)
Friday
13 October, 2017
Scenic Spirit(arriving at 13 Oct - departing at 13 Oct)
Saturday
14 October, 2017
AmaDara(arriving at 14 Oct - departing at 15 Oct)
Scenic Spirit(arriving at 14 Oct - departing at 14 Oct)
Sunday
15 October, 2017
AmaDara(arriving at 15 Oct - departing at 15 Oct)
RV La Marguerite(arriving at 15 Oct - departing at 16 Oct)
RV Mekong Prestige II(arriving at 15 Oct - departing at 15 Oct)
Monday
16 October, 2017
RV La Marguerite(arriving at 16 Oct - departing at 16 Oct)
Thursday
19 October, 2017
AmaDara(arriving at 19 Oct - departing at 19 Oct)
Friday
20 October, 2017
AmaDara(arriving at 20 Oct - departing at 20 Oct)
Sunday
22 October, 2017
RV Mekong Prestige II(arriving at 22 Oct - departing at 22 Oct)
Scenic Spirit(arriving at 22 Oct - departing at 23 Oct)
Monday
23 October, 2017
Scenic Spirit(arriving at 23 Oct - departing at 23 Oct)
Tuesday
24 October, 2017
Scenic Spirit(arriving at 24 Oct - departing at 24 Oct)
Friday
27 October, 2017
Scenic Spirit(arriving at 27 Oct - departing at 27 Oct)
Saturday
28 October, 2017
AmaDara(arriving at 28 Oct - departing at 29 Oct)
Scenic Spirit(arriving at 28 Oct - departing at 28 Oct)
Sunday
29 October, 2017
AmaDara(arriving at 29 Oct - departing at 29 Oct)
RV La Marguerite(arriving at 23:00 - departing at 23:00)
2017 October