Mekong Delta Tien Giang
Located in the north of Mekong Delta, Tien Giang -- with its stunning nature sights and activities -- is popular for both locals and tourists who want to take a break from the busy Ho Chi Minh City.
Before the sun rises, big boats in Tieng Giang’s Cai Be Market already have their products on display for eager tourists and locals — fresh produce are such a big hit in this floating market. While at Tien Giang, visit Dong Tam Snake Farm — one of the most popular snake breeding farms and snake bite treatment centre in Vietnam. Go on a little cultural trip and have a glimpse of the intricate Vietnamese architecture by making a stop at Dong Hoa Hiep Old Houses.
Tien Giang is a province in southern Vietnam. It’s located near Mekong Delta, adjacent to river Tien.
Opening Days and Hours
Opens daily, 24 hours.
Entry Fee and Bookings
Entrance to the province is free.
How to Get There
- Fly to Ho Chi Minh City via Philippine Airlines, Korean Airlines, Thai Airlines, and AirAsia.
- From the airport, board a bus or a shuttle van to the city centre.
- From Ho Chi Minh City, charter a private car to Tien Giang.
- Solo travelers
- Families with kids
- Groups of friends
Time to Spend
Average time spent in this attraction is 4 hours to a day.
Popularity and Best Time to Go
Tien Giang is relatively cooler than Ho Chi Minh City. The best time to visit is between January and March.
- Shopping in Cai Be Market
- Dong Tam Snake Farm tour
Some interesting dining places serving delicious local dishes include Le Longanier, Mr. Kiet’s Historic House, Mekong Rest Stop, Bo De Quan, Trung Luong Restaurant, and Ngoc Gia Trang.
- Vinh Trang Temple
- Con Phung
Those who wish to stay the night at Tien Giang can avail accommodations from Song Tien Hotel, Choung Duong Hotel, The Durian Lodge at Mekong, Minh Quan Hotel, and Min Thai Hotel. Rates range from USD 25 to USD 80.