Ca Mau is a province of Vietnam, named after its capital city. It is located in the Mekong Delta of southern Vietnam, and is the southernmost of Vietnam's 58 provinces. It is bordered on the north by the Kien Giang and Bac Lieu provinces, on the west by the Gulf of Thailand, and on the south and east by the East Sea. Its name came from the Khmers who inhabited the area before the arrival of the Vietnamese, "Ca Mau" means "black" in Khmer.
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This 300-year-old land is the ending point of the S-shaped Vietnam. In this province, Ca Mau Cape, located 180 kilometers away from Ca Mau City, is the only place in Vietnam where people can see both ocean sunrise and sunset in one day. A place where humans and nature co-exist in harmony, Ca Mau is dotted with bird parks, swamplands, channels and forests. Among these natural beauty, U Minh National Park, laying right beside the Gulf of Thailand, is the habitat of many unique animals and plants. In terms of cultural heritages, the most visited destinations are Tan Hung Temple and Quan Am Pagoda.