The terraced fields of Mu Cang Chai, Muong Lo field, Suoi Giang green tea, or Thac Ba Lake tourist area … are the beautiful landscapes in Yen Bai that you should not ignore in the early spring tour to Mu Cang Chai of the new spring.
At this time, everywhere in Yen Bai stretches the green of the newly cultivated fields, the new young buds and cages with cool, springy wind in the lake.
Mu Cang Chai
Mu Cang Chai is the western highland district of Yen Bai province with over 90% of the population being Mong people.Coming to Mu Cang Chai, visitors cannot stop admiring the grandeur of nature and admiring the green terraced fields.
The people of Yen Bai still call Mu Cang Chai “Cloudy sea of Khau Pha”. Because they want to get to Mu Cang Chai, they have to go through the Khau Pha Pass with the height of 2100m. It’s one of the winding and steep pass roads. ranking first in Vietnam.
Coming to Mu Cang Chai this season, looking down from above, you will see this place wearing a green coat of new rice, the green young buds between the cloudy feet dotted with peach blossoms and bright spring flowers.
Muong Lo field
It’s about 80 km from Yen Bai city to the west. Muong Lo is located in the heart of Nghia Lo and Van Chan district towns. Where is considered as the second largest field of the majestic Northwest mountains of Vietnam.
Well known for its flowers. Muong Lo rice, sticky rice, brocade, Thia stew and especially Thai spread, spring on, everywhere in Muong Lo field you will see the image of the village is peaceful. The mothers of the Mong, Thai, Muong people go to transplant rice, children follow their mothers to the fields, the green color of the young ones.
Suoi Giang is a commune of Van Chan district. It’s located at an altitude of 1,371m above sea level, with an area of 5,922 ha. Known for its precious purple and green ornamental stones with many shapes of period animals are distributed mainly in Monkey mountain range, Kang Ky village, Suoi Luoc village…
In addition to the products of the region. Such as Cat Chay, Su chay, fruits and cereals. But the most attraction of tourists coming to Suoi Giang is the tea culture of Mong people.The biggest joy of many visitors come here is to enjoy the famous snow tea specialties far away at the birthplace of the Tea Tree of the world.
Suoi Giang ancient tea area is located in Giang Cao, Giang B, Pang Cang, Tap Lang I, Tap Lang II, Suoi Luoc villages … In addition, you can visit tea plantations on the lower floor with landscape. charming nature and participate in the simple and rustic living life of Mong people at the foot of the mountain.
Thac Ba Lake
From Hanoi, going about 140 km of National Highway 2 or Highway 32 to the northwest you will reach the Thac Ba Lake in the territory of Luc Yen districts.As one of the three largest artificial lakes in Vietnam. Thac Ba Lake has large alluvial reserves and diverse ecosystems with many beautiful caves and charming natural landscapes.The lake is also the convergence of large rivers such as Ngoi Hanh, Ngoi Cat…
Boat trip on Thac Ba lake. You will not only immersed in the beautiful natural scenery with 1,331 islands, big and small. But also enjoy the natural masterpieces of the creation with the scallop mountain and the legendary caves.Besides, you will enjoy the delicious taste, especially in the meal of guests of ethnic minorities. Such as lam rice, banana flower mannequin, chicken with lemon leaf, spinach pig or fish and shrimp salad…
Before discovery the 4 travel beauty of Yen Bai. You may read all things need to know before visiting Mu Cang Chai at Origin Vietnam.