My Tho city is situated on the north bank of the lower Tien River, bordered Cho Gao district to the east and north, Chau Thanh district to the west, Tien River and Ben Tre province to the south.
Located in the subequatorial climate and tropical monsoon climate, My Tho city has a high average temperature and hot weather all year round. The average temperature is 28 ° C and there are two distinct seasons: the dry season from December and the rainy season from May.
Nowadays, My Tho city is the political, economic, cultural, scientific and technological center of Tien Giang province as well as one of the typical urban areas of the Mekong Delta. When coming to My Tho, tourists should not miss Buu Lam Pagoda and Vinh Trang Pagoda. Vinh Trang Pagoda is the largest Buddhist temple in Tien Giang province with the Asian architectural design mixed with the European architecture. Buu Lam Pagoda has the ancient architecture and retains many valuable sculptures. In addition, tourists can also meet the boat at Lac Hong wharf to visit the isles and honey bee farms, eat fruits and listen to "Cai luong" - the unique Southern reformed theater.
Moreover, when visiting My Tho - the land in the middle of the plain with the interlacing canals and riverways, the fresh climate, the cultural parks and pagodas with spiritual values, tourists also have the opportunity to enjoy delicious My Tho noodle soup of this land.