Vietnam Photo Tours – Turmeric island

Vietnam Photo Tours – Exploring Turmeric island – Kien Giang Province. 

Kien Giang Province is well-known for its islands and archipelagos. There are more than 100 islands in this province alone. There are two most famous to tourists are Phu Quoc island and Nam Du island. But there are many more islands that are unknown to the ouside world, such as: Son island, Ba Hon Dam, Pirate island, Turmeric island.. and more.

Turmeric island located about dozen of miles away from Kien Luong district. The local islanders call it turmeric because the shape of the whole island looks like a turmeric. Most of the islanders are fishermen and they farm salt water fish for a living. There are more than 1000 floating houses that farm fish underneath.


To get there, visitors must travel from Rach Gia City up to Kien Luong district, and from there, take a boat to the island. It take about 45-50 minutes to get to the island.

It was our Vietnam Photo Tours exploring the island system of Kien Giang Province with our customers. If you are looking for Vietnam Photo Tours or Mekong Photo Tours to explore the Mekong Delta, please contact us.

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