Are you a natural lover? Do you like trekking through the jungle? if yes. Hoang Lien National Park is the best option for you. It’s situated on an elevation of 1, 000m to 3, 000m above sea level.
How Hoang Lien National Park is unique?
It belongs to Hoang Lien Son mountain range in the Sa Pa and Van Ban districts, Lao Cai province. Also it’s plus a partially belongs to Than Uyen District, Lai Chau Province.
With a total internal region of 29,845 ha plus a buffer region of 38,724 ha. The forests in Hoang Lien National Park are largely primitive with rich fauna and flora. There are approximately 66 species of creatures, of which 16 species in Viet Nam’s Red Book, 347 species of birds, 41 species of amphibians and 61 species of reptiles, including thorn frogs found.
Flora system can also be diversified with more than 2,000 species, of which, 66 species have been included in the Vietnam’s Red Book. Such as! green cypress, Nothotsuga, Podocarpaceae, red walnut, etc. The flora in Hoang Lien is split into various grades and layers. At the base of the mountain range, you will find cotton trees, jack trees with relatively large density, forming landscapes like Coc Leu, Coc San, etc.
From here up to a height of 700 m are tropics belts with thick primitive forest sides, and interlace creepers. In the peak from upward, there are bare seed trees layers like fokienia hodginsii, including trees with a height of 50 to 60m, having existed for hundreds of years.
From the height of 2,800 m, there are brushes of bamboo with an elevation of 25-30 cm, covering land surface. There are also some trees of species like sedge, increased, and gold thread households growing among these trees. Visitors travelling to Hoang Lien National Park are to participate in attractive Eco tourism. Here, visitors may have a possibility to feel moments of seasons shifting between four seasons in one hour.
All profoundly left an impression for tourists in mind. Particularly, the most striking is the sensation of sleeping halfway up the mountains to immerse myself in the magnificent nature of Hoang Lien Son Mount Range, listening to the murmuring sound of flows and the sound of rushing waterfalls.
From the vast distance, tourists find themselves so modest among earth and heaven. Thanks to the distinctive values of biodiversity together with untouched natural landscapes. Hoang Lien National Park overlooks the remarkable attraction in Sa Pa travel line. Simultaneously, the national park contributes to the conservation and storage of valuable values which nature has favorably bestowed for intriguing Sapa property.
It’s a great idea for those who like trekking adventures in Sapa, Vietnam.
What to do, things to see & time to visit Hoang Lien Son National park?
- Prepare the necessary for trekking to forest. Such as. good shoes, glove, warm clothes, rain-coast, compass…
- Best time to visit (from April, May, June, Sept, Oct)
- Should not visit at weekend to avoid the crowded by other local and Chinese tourist