logo

Hotline: +84.28.7302.3368

  • viber
  • skype
  • call
Destination

Tien Giang

Tien Giang has a great potential in tourism, thanks to historic and ecological vestiges such as Oc Eo, Go Thanh vestiges (from 1st to 6th centuries AD), historic vestiges Rach Gam – Xoai Mut, Ap Bac as well as a large number of tombs, temples and pagodas: Truong Dinh tomb, Royal family tomb, Tu Kiet tomb, Vinh Trang ancient pagoda, Buu Lam Pagoda, Sac Tu pagoda. Ecological spots have recently been upgraded to suit more and more visitors: Thoi Son isle, Dong Tam snake - breeding farm, Cai Be floating market, Go Cong beach.

 

- Area: 2,367 km2 
- Population: more than 1,7 million inhabitants (2013)
- Capital: My Tho City.
Administrative divisions:
- Town: Go Cong
- Districts: Cai Be, Cai Lay, Chau Thanh, Cho Gao, Go Cong Tay, Go Cong Dong, Tan Phuoc, Tan Phu Dong.
- Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Hoa, Khmer, Tay…
Geography 
Located to the North of the Mekong Delta, along the North of Tien River, Long An Province shares border with Long An Province on the north, Dong Thap Province on the west, East Sea on the east, and Ben Tre Province on the south. 
Tien and Vam Co Tay rivers with Soai Rap, Tieu, Dai river mouths make good condition to develop aquaculture. The terrain is divided into distinct three regions: fruit gardens along the bank of Tien River, plain and seaside. 
Climate
The dry season lasts from December to April next year. The rainy season is between May and November. Annual average temperature is 27oC. 
Tourism and Economy 
Tien Giang has rich aquatic supply including freshwater fish, brackish fish, and saltwater fish. Some of special fruits are Trung Luong plum, Vinh Kim star-apple, Cai Be guava, sweet mango, rambutan, and thick-skinned orange. Many fruits, vegetable, and other products are anchored on lively Cai Be Floating Market and Tan Phong Island, along Tien Giang River. Visitors also like to picking fruit, enjoy them and experience the life of Mekong River Delta community in orchards of Thoi Son Island. 
Located 120km from My Tho City, Dong Tam Snake Farm is an interesting place to see snake, bird and mutant turtles. Vinh Trang Pagoda owns many precious wood statues and beautiful tree in large garden. 
Transportation 
My Tho City is 70km from Vinh Long, 70km from Ho Chi Minh City, 103km from Can Tho City, 179km from Chau Doc, 182km from Rach Gia. 
Road
There are bus connections with Vinh Long, Chau Doc, Ca Mau, and other destinations in the Mekong Delta. 
Water
A high-speed boat leaves from Ho Chi Minh City daily to My Tho and Can Tho. There is also boat tours around My Tho.

 

TOP