A leafy trail on An Thanh Nhat Island at Soc Trang
Soc Trang is an interesting travel destination in the Mekong Delta in southern Vietnam. There is a wide array of pagodas of Vietnamese and Khmer styles in Soc Trang of which some are bird sanctuaries. Visiting these pagodas, you certainly learn a lot about the local blended culture and spiritual life. There are bike routes which go through villages and by the sea which offer bucolic landscapes and a glimpse into local life. Paradissa’s Soc Trang Travel includes travel holiday guide, tourism information, tourist photos for Soc Trang Province in Vietnam that is packed with information like things to do, what to see, scenic country roads...

  • Chua Doi, or Wat Mahatup is a Khmer-styled Pagoda built around the 16th century, 4km from of Soc Trang City. The pagoda is home to huge century-old trees and about one million bats each of which is about 1kg in weight and with wing-span of 1m to 1.5m. The bats leave the pagoda at night to look for food and come back early next day. The bats at Chua Doi don't eat fruits within the pagoda's area.

  • Chen Kieu Pagoda is a Khmer-styled pagoda in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang. Chen Kieu Pagoda is 10km from Soc Trang City, on the way from Soc Trang  to Bac Lieu. Chen Kieu Pagoda was first built in the 19th century and rebuilt in 1969.

  • The Kh'leang Pagoda in Soc Trang Vietnam is among the most beautiful Khmer Pagodas in town and in the Mekong Delta. The Kleang Pagoda is 1km from the center of Soc Trang City. If you travel to Soc Trang from Tra Vinh or Can Tho, then the pagoda is right on the way into the city boasting its splendid architecture and lush timber trees.

  • Soc Trang Province of Vietnam is located deep in the Mekong Delta. Soc Trang is bordered to the north and north-east by the Hau River (lower Mekong River) and Tra Vinh Province, to the north by Can Tho Province, to the north-west by Hau Giang Province, to the west and south-west by Bac Lieu Province, and to the south by the East Vietnam Sea.