1. AN BINH ISLAND
An Binh is an island among Tien river, and located in the opposite direction of Vinh long town. This island can be considered as a tourism center. The island’s total area is 60 km2 and includes 4 communes An Binh, Binh Hoa Phuoc, Hoa Ninh, and Dong Phu. The land here is very fertile and populous with fresh water throughout the year. Local people plant many types of fruit such as rambutan, mango, longan, durian, and sapodilla, etc.
Bonsai gardens of Mr. Sau Giao in the village of Binh Thuan Hoa Ninh Commune with hundreds of kinds of plants: apricot yellow, apricot hydro slide, jasmine ... around the house is a garden and fishpond label oscars, delicious meat fish .
Mr. Muoi Day’s house on stilts – a wooden house on Ninh Hoa channel, offers many fruit gardens including longan, pomelo, and sapodilla. This house in chosen to be a tourism location to serve lunch and over-night stays for tourists in the program called “Walking in the green of Mekong delta” of Cuu Long Tourism company.
Mr. Hai Hoang ancient house was built in French architect with a wide front ground and gardens of rambutan and longan in the backside. This is also a place whre tourists can enjoy lunches and over-night stays.
An Binh Island
There are many other gardens of fruit specialities such as Mr. Chin Hoan’s rambutan garden, Mr. Chin Can’s rambutan garden, and Mr. Tam Ho’s small seed longan garden, etc.
The pomelo gardens in My Hoa, Binh Minh district, which is located 30km from Vinh Long, exclusively offer “Five Sticks” pomelo. This is a very famous pomelo in Mekong delta.