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Bang Lang Stork Garden

South of Long Xuyen is one of the Mekong Delta’s best stork sanctuaries, the Bang Lang Stork Garden, with thousands of birds wheeling, swooping and squabbling over nesting places at dusk. Turn up an hour before sunset to witness the memorable sight. Wearing a hat might help as the site is smothered with their droppings.