Mau Son Mountain in Lang Son, Sapa in Lao Cai, Tay Con Linh in Ha Giang province, to name a few, are top destinations for snow lovers in Vietnam.
Mau Son Mountain in the northern province of
Lang Son is considered a paradise for ‘snow hunters’. With an altitude of
800-1,000 m, it is one of the coldest regions in Vietnam.
Apart from enjoying snow in Mau Son, tourists can
visit other tourist attractions such as Tam Thanh cave, To Thi Mountain, and Ky
Cung temple while discovering local specialties.
Sapa in Lao Cai province is located at an
altitude of 1,600m above sea level. The temperature in Sapa in winter can drop
to between 0-5 Celsius. It is one of the best places to enjoy stunning snowy
landscapes with trees, mountains, and hills blanketed with frost.
Tay Con Linh in Ha Giang province
delights visitors with its spectacular views of ice crusted forests and
mountains carpeted with snow.
With an altitude of 1,930m above sea level, Phia
Oac Mountain is viewed as the roof top of Cao Bang province.
Horse racing without saddles was recently held on pink grass hill near Dankia-Suoi Vang Lake for K’Ho ethnic people living at the foot of the Langbiang mountain in Da Lat city.
Vietnam is currently home to 23 UNESCO world heritage pieces and thousands of historical and cultural relic sites.
The north-western region of Vietnam has impressed visitors in early winter by the bright yellow colour of Da Quy flowers (wild sunflower or Tithonia diversifolia).
When visiting the north-western region, visitors should not miss a visit to the majestic landscapes of Pha Din Pass, as it is becoming an ideal destination for domestic and foreign tourists.
The northernmost province of Ha Giang boasts a number of untouched overwhelming landscapes such as Dong Van Karst Plateau Geopark and famous destinations in Quan Ba and Yen Minh districts.