Tien Giang is a province in Mekong Delta, it is located to the North, alongside the North of Tien River. Tien Giang’s economy depends mainly on agriculture, and handicraft industry. Attractive destinations include Thoi Son Islet, Dong Tam Snake Farm, and Dong Thap Muoi Area, Vinh Trang Pagoda.
Vinh Trang Pagoda is the greatest pagoda of Tien Giang Province with many beautiful trees. It was built in 1849 in My Phong village, My Tho city. The beautiful structure features a mixture of Chinese, Vietnamese and Angkor (Cambodian) architectural styles.
There are three entrances to the pagoda. The central iron gate is always closed, while the two side gates are open to visitors. The side gates are adorned with colorful porcelain mosaics featuring Buddhist folktales and natural scenery.
Dong Tam snack farm – Located in Chau Thanh District, Tien Giang Province – 12km from My Tho City Centre, Dong Tam Snake Farm is one of the country’s largest snake-raising centers where venom is produced for local use and export, with its collection of over 50 species of snake.
Dong Tam is the centre of snake breeding for taking venom for exportation, as well as medicinal plant cultivation and the study and treatment of snake-bites, for people in the Cuu Long River Delta. It is about 9 km from My Tho. There are also crocodiles, ostriches, yellow tortoises, and other species of birds and animals on hand.
Thoi Son Islet Tourist Area – The attractiveness and charm of Thoi Son (Thới Sơn) are when coming to this land, people will forget the animation of the town. Tourists who come to Thoi Son, will row the boat along zigzag small irrigation canals between two rows of bushy nipa, between rows of willow trees growing along the banks of the river which are oblique to welcome tourists. If you would like to saunter, you will go along the winding stone street, cross luxuriant fruit gardens. Tourists can sit in garden houses, sipping a cup of tea with honey and listening to amateur folk music. The night at Thoi Son is very marvelous with moon, wind, and immense wave. Tourists can row boats in the river, enjoying the moon, or sitting together with some friends to drink in smooth and profound singing voice of country girls.
Cai Be floating market – Cai Be floating market appears in the formation of a small town on the river Money windy. To Vam Cai, on a wide river, visitors will see firsthand the busiest trading scene.