(HBO) - Hoa Binh Lake with the water surface area of 8,000 ha is the largest artificial water reservoir in Vietnam. There are a lot of large and small islands with the attractive natural landscapes associated with the spiritual tourist attractions within the lake. Hoa Binh Lake resort has become a popular tourist destination, attracting a large number of domestic and foreign tourists when coming to Hoa Binh.
The tourists are enjoying the beautiful water scenery of Hoa
First of all, it is necessary to mention some spiritual
tourist spots such as Thac Bo temple, Le Loi temple, Doi Co Cua Chuong temple
and so on. These are the spiritual tourist spots that tourists cannot ignore
when visiting and exploring Lake Hoa.
In addition to the above famous spiritual tourist spots,
when coming to Hoa Binh Lake, tourists can visit and stay at the community
tourism villages located along the lake and these villages have remained the
national identity such as Ngoi village in Ngoi Hoa commune (Tan Lac); Ke hamlet
in Hien Luong commune; Da Bia hamlet andMo Hon village in Tien Phong commune (Da Bac), Bich Tru village in Thai
Thinh commune (Hoa Binh city) or Mai Chau Hideaway luxury resort in Tan Mai commune (Mai Chau), Da Bac Eco
Lodge in Hien Luong commune (Da Bac) and so on. Each place has its own look and
visitors can participate in the activities with the local people to learn about
the culture. They can also take part in the arts and camp fire activities,
enjoying the national dishes, swimming in the lake, rafting rowing, cycling or
walking to explore the old forests. If they like, they can take part in
harvesting rice, catching fish or shrimp, weaving, knitting ..., mixing in the
breath of life and activities of local residents, bringing peaceful and happy
Leaving the spiritual tourist spots, the community tourism
villages, the tourists can stop and explore the big and small islands on the
lake such as: Windmill Island, Green Island, Ngoc Island, Dua Island, Sung
Island and so on. In which, Dua island
is a destination attracting many tourists because of the uniqueness of the
stilt houses with the traditional architecture of Muong ethnic people and the
special tourist activities such as fishing, picking fruits, sailing and camp
fire, enjoying the dishes with the typical flavors of the indigenous people in
the specialties of Da river fish.
In particular, those who love exploring and adventure can
visit the pristine caves such as Thac Bo cave and Hoa Tien cave, which have
been ranked as the national relics by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and
Tourism. There are a lot of different kinds of stalactites in the cave. Outside
the gate of the cave, visitors can zoom out with the masterpieces of the nature
blending in the middle of the clear blue lake and the majestic mountains.
(HBO) - In Tan Lac there are 3 communes, Trung Hoa, Ngoi Hoa and Phu Vinh are located within the national tourist area of Hoa Binh lake. These are the localities with the great potential for tourism development.
(HBO) - Hoa Binh is known as a place having abundant tourism resources with many beautiful landscapes and caves recognized as the national beauty spots. This is also the place where most important archaeological relics of the famous "Hoa Binh Culture” have been discovered.
(HBO) - Ba Khan Commune (Mai Chau) - a peaceful valley between the rocky mountains and the blue lake of Da river. Ba Khan has many advantages on the natural ecological resources and the unique culture of Muong and Thai ethnic people for tourism development.
(HBO) - Kien Mountain Cave is a natural one, of which the arches and stalactites have formed a beautiful landscape. The cave is located in the heart of Kien mountain in Huop hamlet, Lung Van commune (Tan Lac). With the value of aesthetics, art and tourism, Kien mountain cave has been recognized as a scenic beauty spot at the provincial level by the People's Committee under Decision No. 11/QD-UBND, dated on January 4, 2019.
(HBO) - Go Lao Waterfall, a white silk band lying in the middle of the accumulate mountains, is about 30m high. The majestic waterfall is imposing within the high mountain and the thick forest throughout the year. During the high water season, the falls pour white streams, splashing dust all over the ravine. In the dry season, the waterways narrow but still do not lose the grandeur of a natural masterpiece. The nature bestows Go Lao waterfall to the people of Phuc San commune. Therefore, people in this commune are always aware of preserving the wild beauty of the waterfall for many generations.
(HBO) - Currently, there are 6 districts with 15 villages and 157 households doing community tourism in the province. The villages of community tourism have been formed closely linked with the cultural identity of a certain ethnic group such as the tourist village of Thai and Mong ethnic people in Mai Chau district, the tourist villages of Muong ethnic people in Da Bac, Cao Phong, Tan Lac and Lac Son districts, a tourism village of Dao ethnic people in Da Bac district and so on.