Hà Giang is a province in the Northeast of Vietnam. Not only is it famous for winding slopes and majestic mountains, but Ha Giang travel is also well-known for the valleys of flowers and the terraced fields. But that’s not enough. The smile of children and the warm eyes of the elderly in the villages bring visitors lots of feelings about Northeast Vietnam.
These are the 10 most beautiful places in Ha Giang that will absolutely make you fall in love with:
Quan Ba Twin Mountain ( Fairy twin mountain)
Co Tien (Fairy) twin mountain is a famous landmark in Quan Ba, which is located on the road to Dong Van, about 40 km from Ha Giang town. From a distance, Quan Ba Twin Mountain looks like two cherries as an art of nature. Coming here, visitors have the opportunity to admire the art of nature gives to this land. Between the mountain and rice terraced fields, there are many mountains with strange shapes that make visitors surprise by the spectacular beauty of nature. Especially, Two mountains associated with the legend “Co Tien Mountain” very interesting.
Tham Ma Slope
Ha Giang is famous for the rugged passes, slopes. Tham Ma is a slope with many echoing the bends and curves connecting Yen Minh and Pho Cao Town. This is also the gate that takes visitors to the Dong Van Plateau. One of the most unique sights in the East – Northwest, this slope is quite dangerous but so breathtaking view. Even though they challenge the riders, but in return, they’ll be rewarded with the stunning perspectives when viewing those passes.
Yen Minh Pine Forest
Yen Minh pine forest is about 20 km from Quan Ba town. This is a beautiful pine path and it was said that Yen Minh pine forest is “Dalat version 2″ in the Northeast Homeland. The feeling was wandering among vast pine forests, inhaling the aroma galaxy sometimes in the cold wind and fog young turpentine night, listening to the rustle of the forest home happy pine branch is a wonderful experience of any visitor come to this place.
Pho Bang Ancient Town
Pho Bang which was called ” forgotten ancient town” is hidden between the centuries-old limestone mountains. It is hard to imagine that this tiny town was once the capital of the entire region. Here, there are only two main streets and dozens of clay houses with tiled roofs and walls and doors decorated with ancient parallel sentences in Chinese. From Dong Van old town, backwards Pho Bang, visitors have to go through nearly 20 km road passing obstacles, between one side of the deep and the other side of the mountains, visitors can be surprised by the immense of the rugged rock and the green corn in this barren land.
Sung La Valley
Hoang Su Phi District
Like Mu Cang Chai (Yen Bai), Hoang Su Phi attracts visitors by the beauty of terraced fields. Hoang Su Phi is a district in the west of Ha Giang Province, at the foot of imposing Tay Con Linh Mountain. With its terraced fields, Hoang Su Phi displays its charming beauty as a paradise dimly looms in the clouds. The best time for visit Hoang Su Phi is for photographers mainly from September to October, when the rice is changing to golden colour and in October there is a harvest.
Ma Pi Leng Pass
One of the beautiful sights in Ha Giang which many visitors love to mention is Ma Pi Leng pass. Ma Pi Leng pass is the most beautiful and famous road in the rock plateau. It is also one of the four high mountain passes of Vietnam attracting visitors by the rugged and rare beauty. From the top of Ma Pi Leng Pass, visitors can admire the Nho Que river winding down. Boat trip on Nho Que river is a great ideal to view the view from bottom to top. Especially with the bends of the sleeves is a risky experience that many people love.
The Palace of Vuong family ( H’mong King Palace)
The H’mong King’s Palace is considered a gem of the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang, and is a popular tourist destination besides the Dong Van Stone Plateau. Lying some 130 kilometres of Ha Giang Town to the north, the century-old palace is still the largest construction in the area and boasts special architecture style. The palace that is built from stone, fir wood and terracotta tiling in a combined Chinese, French and H’mong traditional architectural style.
Lung Cu Flag pole
Lung Cu flagpole, marking the country’s extreme north, is a popular tourist destination that inspires a deep sense of pride in Vietnamese. From a distance, Lung Cu is a spectacular sight with the view dominated by giant boulders and the national flag flying above Dragon Mountain. Lung Cu flag tower was erected on the top of Dragon Mountain, at the foot of the flag was decorated with Dong Son bronze drum pattern, the national flag flying in the wind. From its top, visitors can see the whole of the beautiful and spectacular landscape.
Dong Van Ancient Town
As one of Ha Giang’s major tourist attractions, Dong Van is located in Dong Van town, Dong Van district, Ha Giang province. Dong Van town lies in the middle of the valley with four rocky mountains. The old town has 40 rooftops nestled under rocky mountains. The houses in Dong Van ancient town were built quite strange from wood, earth and stone with unique architecture. To feel the life and the culture of ethnic people at here. Visitors should get up early wandering the small streets watching the dawn. Then, through the market to enjoy traditional dishes such as rolls, sticky rice…