DONG THAP – Spring comes to Tram Chim, visitors can admire many species of flowers blooming brilliantly on a large area and countless birds nest.
Travel blogger Quy Coc Tu (real name Ngo Tran Hai An) has just had a “hunting” trip at Tram Chim National Park (Tam Nong, Dong Thap), where every spring, countless species of flowers bloom and birds migrate.
Tram Chim National Park – a total area of about 7,300 ha, of which, flowers blooming this season can spread to hundreds of hectares. Most prominent are the white and red guns.
Harvest water lilies in Tram Chim. Water lilies take the whole body long under deep water, so they have to be bundled together for easy transport. Fresh water lilies can make many delicious dishes such as salad, fish sauce, fried garlic, shrimp soup …
At present, in Tram Chim, there are new types of lotus blooming to adorn the spring flower carpet, though they have not yet bloomed.
There are also strange flower colors here, such as yellow rolled atrium, purple rolled atrium. This is a small flower, blooming millions of tiny flowers drifting along the waves. In the full season, the canals inside the national park look like a dark purple carpet.
In addition to watching flowers growing in the water blooming, Hai An also captures many moments of migratory birds to the national park.
February every year is the best time to go to Tram Chim to watch the birds and birds. He likens the birds here to be diverse and beautiful as a fashion show.
According to the staff of Tram Chim National Park, birds flock for food and live in the C1 and C2 zones of the park due to more food.
Many rare birds in the world such as red-headed cranes, snails, golden cranes, pelicans, Java chickens … often return to the garden to nest and feed. In the early spring trip, Hai An captured many species such as gongs, ducks, white storks, green cauldron, fire herons, storks, le le, kingfishers, kites …
He shared that photographing flowers and birds is very different, capturing wild birds that need patience and passion. “Sometimes it takes forever to get as close as possible, but by mistake, they fly away.” In addition, a good camera and lens are also factors that help shooters succeed.
The busy season in Tram Chim National Park.
The garden currently has many activities attracting not only scientists but also nature-loving tourists. Some services here during the flood season include trying to be a fisherman, sleeping in the forest, sitting on a canoe and admiring the garden view, admiring all kinds of flowers (imperial crown, purple rolling ear) …
Each visitor to the garden pays an entrance fee of 20,000 VND. The price for moving electric cars in the garden is 30,000 VND. With visiting canoes and gongs (a type of small boat), visitors choose the 12km long tour (price 500,000 VND) or 21km (800,000 VND).
Photo, video: Ngo Tran Hai An