It is located in the Mekong Delta, in the southwestern part of the country, sharing a border with Cambodia to the northwest. 📷 facebook.com/huynh.van.5811877
Category: An Giang
An Giang occupies a position in the upper reaches of the Mekong Delta. The Hậu Giang and Tiền Giang branches of the Mekong River are the dominant geographical features of the province. With the exception of the west, most of An Giang is fairly flat, and is criss-crossed by many canals and small rivers. This terrain has led to An Giang being a significant agricultural center, producing significant quantities of rice. The Cam Mountains, also known as the Thất Sơn range or the “Seven Mountains”, are located in the western Tịnh Biên District. Followers of the Bửu Sơn Kỳ Hương tradition, founded in An Giang in 1849, refer to these mountains as Bửu Sơn, “Precious Mountains”.
Tịnh Biên is a rural district (huyện) of An Giang Province in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam. Tịnh Biên is located about 125 km away from Phnom Penh along the National Highway 2...