Vinh Trang Pagoda

Location: Vinh Trang Pagoda is located in Nguyen Trung Truc Street, My Phong Commune, My Tho City, 3km from the city centre.

Characteristics: It is the greatest pagoda of Tien Giang Province and was recognized as a national historical and cultural relic in 1984.

Vinh Trang Pagoda was built in 1849 in the total area of 14,000m², with the architecture of Han character 国 (Quoc), including front shrine, sanctum, ancestors’ house and back shrine.


The splendid but simple features of this Buddhist construction are a result of the harmonious fusion of Asian and European architectural styles. The pagoda has Renaissance-style patterns, Roman-style arches, and Japanese enamelled tiles. However, the pagoda’s internal architecture is also imbued Vietnamese traditional sculpture art.


The pagoda stores over 60 precious statues made of wood, bronze, terracotta, of which a collection of 18 Arhats sculpted in 1907. These works of art represent the pinnacle of sculpture in the Mekong River Delta. Besides, there are three big Buddha statues in the pagoda’s campus, including 18m-high Amida Buddha statue, 20m-high Maitreya Buddha statue, and Shakyamuni Buddha statue. The pagoda also has a 150kg-weigh bell cast in 1854, more than valuable 20 landscape paintings, horizontal lacquered boards, parallel sentences.
 

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WHERE TO STAY
The Island Lodge Thoi Son

Add: 390 Thoi Binh Hamlet, Thoi Son Commune, My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 6519 000

Tan Loc 1 Hotel

Add: 94 Ap Bac St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3855 888

Chuong Duong Hotel

Add: 10, 30 thang 4 St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3870 875/ 3870 876

Song Tien Hotel

Add: 101 Trung Trac St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3872 009

Minh Quan Hotel

Add: 69, 30/4 St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3979 979

Rang Dong 2 Hotel

Add: 40/5 Le Thi Hong Gam St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3970 085

Song Tien Annex Hotel

Add: 33 Thien Ho Duong St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3977 883

Truong Thinh Hotel

Add: 36/3 Highway No 1, My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3856 158

Sao Mai F5 Hotel

Add: 11A2 Ly Thuong Kiet St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3885 232

9999 An Tuong Hotel

Add: 127/4 Le Thi Hong Gam St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3971 177

Hotel Hong Truc

Add: 28 Highway No 50, Ward 9, My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 6252 152

Thanh Dat Hotel

Add: 219 Road 870B, Hamlet 2, Trung An Commune, My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3953 344

Hoa Quynh Hotel

Add: 184 Nguyen Thi Thap St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3856 699

Tan Loc 1 Hotel

Add: 94 Ap Bac St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3855 888

Cong Doan Hotel

Add: 61, 30 thang 4 St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3874 324/ 3876 919

My Tho Hotel

Add: 67- 30/4 St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3872 543

Rang Dong 1 Hotel

Add: 25, 30 thang 4 St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3874 400/ 3874 410

Minh Tai Hotel

Add: 01 Nguyen Hue St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3974 858

Guest House Military commanders in Tien Giang

Add: 2 Thu Khoa Huan St., My Tho city

Tel: (84-273) 3971 806

Huong Duong 2 Hotel

Add: 222C North hamlet, Ward 10, My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3955 495

WHERE TO EAT
Chuong Duong Restaurant

Add: 10, St. 30/4, My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3882 352

Dong Nam Restaurant

Add: 281B Ly Thuong Kiet St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3886 282

Lang Viet Restaurant

Add: 194D Ap Bac St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3874 440

Song Ngu Restaurant

Add: 2 Thu Khoa Huan St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3887 555

Song Que Restaurant

Add: 31/5 Le Thi Hong Gam St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3873 449

Vong Cac Restaurant

Add: 1/32 Thai Sanh Hanh St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3872 287

Dong Nam Restaurant

Add: 58A Nguyen Trung Truc St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3973 373

Lang Du Coffee

Add: 1058 Tran Hung Dao St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3871 162

Phuong Nam Restaurant

Add: 101 Ly Thuong Kiet St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3975 997

Rang Dong Restaurant

Add: Le Thi Hong Gam St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3970 085

Song Thuy Nam Restaurant

Add: Le Thi Hong Gam St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3970 237

Thanh Minh Restaurant

Add: 102A Ly Thuong Kiet St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3872 040

Que Huong Restaurant

Add: 3 Lanh Binh Can St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3872 008

Chi Thanh Restaurant

Add: 279 Tet Mau Than St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3873 756

Song Tien Restaurant

Add: 1 Lanh Binh Can St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3874 567

Trung Luong Restaurant

Add: National Highway 1, My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3855 441

Thuong Uyen Restaurant

Add: 196A Ap Bac St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3872 742

Bach Tung Vien Restaurant

Add: 171B Xom Dau St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3888 989/ 3876 000

Hu tieu 44

Add: 44 Nam Ky Khoi Nghia St., My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3883 044

Thoi Son Restaurant

Add: Thoi Son Island, My Tho City

Tel: (84-273) 3895 324