Long An Overview

Square: 4,492 Km2

Population: 1.458 millions

Average temperature: 27.4°C

Administrative map includes 13 outside districts and Tan An sub-city

Area phone code: 072.

Minority: Viet, Khmer. 


47 km from HCMC, Long An is the waygate to the Cuu Long delta and one of its side faces to Cambodia. This is a typical agricultural province in the delta that has fertile land overall the boundary. The feature is a result of alluvium consolidating of Vam Co Dong and Vam Co Tay. In the north there are some of low mounds but most of terrain is flat delta and sunken area. The province has dense network of rivers and channels that advantageous for irrigation. Population here is quite crowded and influenced by four main religions. Seen as a tourist destination Long An lures visitor to come by the attraction of an ancient culture that found in period from 1st to 6th century A.D which had been received the genius from ancient Indian culture.

Long An