Bac Sum Slope
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Bac Sum Slope

Bac Sum Slope, nestled in the heart of Ha Giang, is renowned for being the most challenging yet captivating slope in the region. Its winding path winds its way through the rugged terrain, creating an enchanting spectacle for travelers. What sets this slope apart is its gentle and alluring curves, reminiscent of an endless stretch of silk gracefully dancing between four towering rocky terraces.

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How Bac Sum slope is unique?

It’s a long pass and starts from Minh Tan and extends to the end of Quyet Tien commune. If you have ever crossed the Bac Sum. Let’s stay at the top of the slope and look back on the road you’ve crossed. It will be so be proud of it (especially for motorbikes). Viewed from the top of the mountain, the Bac Sum slope is the image of a giant snake. That is only in the legend of a sluggard spread in the high mountains of the Northwest to find new mysterious lands in a cultural space.

Bac Sum slope

In addition to the soft, graceful of a silk strip. The Bac Sum slope is also very rugged in it with many points in the sleeve – this is a challenge that young people love the discovery and conquest. Nature is always excited.

This road has not been invested much. So it is not as concrete as the Road to Happiness. But just rocks and roads that have been formed for many years and are worn out by the upland fields. Ethnic people living around here. Therefore, this road is a very interesting challenge and when overcome it. You will receive the reward worthy.

Travelling along the Bac Sum slope. This route will take visitors to visit the majestic sky and it will be something that visitors enjoy. Standing on the gate of heaven, where is like a fairyland bring visitors feel like stepping into the scene. Standing down from here, visitors can admire the majestic beauty of Ha Giang unforgettable slope spread out in sight.

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The most adventures of Bac Sum slope is where the highlight of this place is about its ruggedness. Pass the first lane and then the second lane… until the last lane. Discover each lane is a steep hitch that does not diminish the attention of the driver. Each time they cross the slope once they know the success and the will to rise, the perseverance together go down the historic slope.

Bac Sum is a historic slope because it was the main communication route of our troops during the war against the French. Greatly contributing to the success of the resistance.

How to get to Bac Sum Slope?

To reach Bac Sum Slope, you can embark on a journey through Ha Giang province. The most common starting point is Ha Giang City, from where you can take a scenic road trip to reach the slope. The approximate distance between Ha Giang City and Bac Sum Slope is around 46 kilometers. It is recommended to hire a local guide or join a guided tour to ensure a smooth and enjoyable experience. The road leading to Bac Sum Slope offers stunning landscapes and breathtaking views, allowing you to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the region.

The top things to do & activities aroung Bac Sum Slope

Around Bac Sum Slope, there are several activities and attractions to explore. Here are some suggestions:

  1. Marvel at the Scenic Views: Bac Sum Slope offers breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding mountains, valleys, and terraced fields. Take your time to soak in the beauty of the landscape and capture memorable photos.
  2. Trekking and Hiking: Embark on a trekking or hiking adventure to further explore the natural wonders of the area. You can follow trails that lead you through picturesque villages, lush forests, and terraced fields, immersing yourself in the local culture and stunning scenery.
  3. Visit Ethnic Minority Villages: Take the opportunity to visit nearby ethnic minority villages, such as Lung Tam Village or Tha Village. Engage with the locals, learn about their traditional customs, and admire their handicrafts, weaving, and embroidery skills.
  4. Enjoy Local Cuisine: Indulge in the flavors of the region by trying local delicacies. Visit nearby eateries or markets to taste traditional dishes such as Thang Co (a savory stew), grilled meats, and various dishes made from fresh local produce.
  5. Homestay Experience: Consider staying overnight in a local homestay to fully immerse yourself in the local culture and way of life. Enjoy warm hospitality, traditional meals, and engage in conversations with your hosts to gain deeper insights into their customs and traditions.
  6. Photography: Bac Sum Slope offers stunning photo opportunities at every turn. Capture the beauty of the landscape, the winding road, and the local people going about their daily lives. The unique curves and contours of the slope provide a captivating subject for photographers.

Remember to check weather conditions, plan your activities accordingly, and respect the local culture and environment during your visit to Bac Sum Slope.

It’s great for

  • Adventure lover, Photographer, so lo traveler, young people

Wishing you have a wonderful time in Bac Sum slope & memorable short trip to Vietnam. If you have any enquiry please give us a call to +84829098686. Or you may visit Truly Ha Giang here.

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