Vinh Long travel guide

Vinh Long is a province in the Mekong Delta, Western region of Vietnam. With a rich and unique culture representing Southern style, Vinh Long is a famous tourist attraction. Travelling to Ving Long, you will have change to visit fruit garden and experience special entertaining activities.

Means of transport to get to Vinh Long: Vinh Long is 135 kilometers far from Ho Chi Minh city and 40 kilometers far from Can Tho. You can go to Vinh Long by private vehicles and public transport. From Saigon, you have to go to Western bus station and get on Mai Linh or Phuong Trang coach. It will take you about 3 hours to reach Vinh Long and the ticket price varies from 85.000 to 110.000 vnd/ticket. Besides, you can drive your own vehicles such as car and motorbike or get a package tour of any travel agency.

Accommodations in Vinh Long: There are many types of accommodations for you to choose depending on your financial situation.  If you want to save money, you can choose homestay at the price of 150.000 to 200.000 dong per room. If you prefer a comfortable and convenient place, range of hotels on Le Loi, Nguyen Thi Ut and Hung Dao Vuong street are recommended for you. You will have to pay an amount of 200.000 to 400.000 dong per room per night.

Foods: Vinh Long is famous for its local specialties such as perch soup, grilled shrimp, fried gourami and so on.

Places to visit:  Some historical sites in Vinh Long including Van Thanh temple, Tien Chau pagoda, Long An ancient pagoda, Bonsai garden, My Thuan bridge and Long Ho wall. In addition, if you are interested in ecotourism, you should visit fruit garden , Vinh Sang resort  and An Binh islet…