Nam An eco-tourism area
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Nam An Eco-Tourism Area

Ha Giang land has always been an attractive destination for tourists from all over in recent years. The land that marks the first territory of Vietnam from the North. It has many new destinations, majestic and poetic natural landscapes, of which it is impossible not to mention Nam An Ecotourism Area. This is one of the eco-tourism areas in Ha Giang that will bring you many interesting things and from one surprise to another. Let discover this beauty spot with Origin Vietnam team.

IMG Nam An Eco Tourism Area 3

1. Where is Nam An eco-tourism area?

Nam An eco-tourism area is located in Tan Thanh commune, Bac Quang district, Ha Giang province, Vietnam. About 50 km southwest of Ha Giang city and about 263 km northwest of Hanoi capital.

2. How is Nam An Ecological Area unique?

Nam An eco-tourism area is located at an altitude of 700 to 1000 meters above sea level. This place has an 18-hectare lake, adjacent to a primeval forest with many waterfalls and terraced fields. It creates a magnificent landscape picture.

Nam An eco-tourism area is also a place of many unique cultural features. The entire village currently has 45 households, including 3 ethnic groups: Dao, H’Mong, San Diu, of which the Dao ethnic group accounts for more than 90%. This land has been home to 32 Dao ethnic households with over 165 people for a long time. Your memorable tours in Ha Giang with us, you will not only be immersed in a beautiful natural picture and a peaceful, airy atmosphere. But also, you will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the festivals of indigenous people.

3. When is the best time to visit Nam An Ecotourism Area?

Being a high mountainous area, the climate in Nam An ecotourism area is noticeably cold compared to the neighboring lowlands and midlands. The average annual temperature is about 21-23 degrees Celsius. Outstanding features of the climate are high humidity throughout the year, heavy and prolonged rain. Because of its favorable geographical location, the atmosphere in Nam An Ecotourism Area is cool all year round.

  • You can travel to Nam An ecotourism area in any season of the year. The most beautiful time is September, October, November and December, when Bac Quang is in the harvest season of golden rice, buckwheat flowers or fields of canola flowers blooming.
  • In spring, apricot blossoms and plum blossoms bloom white in the forest, making you feel like you’re floating on the clouds.
  • In May, the fields sparkle during the flood season. The whole area is like a giant mirror reflecting the majestic heaven and earth of Bac Quang.
  • In June, July and August, few people travel to Nam An ecotourism area because this is the rainy season, plus the steep mountainous terrain makes it easy to slip and endanger your journey.
IMG Nam An Eco Tourism Area 1

4. How to get to Nam An Ecotourism Area

Depending on your needs, interests and abilities. You can choose a bus or personal vehicle to travel in Nam An ecotourism area. No matter what means of travel, you need to prepare carefully. before starting the journey.

4.1. Traveling By Publish Bus

Passenger cars are a suitable means of transportation for everyone. This is also a means to help you save time and effort on travel.

Currently, My Dinh bus station has many bus companies operating the Hanoi – Ha Giang route. Bus routes depart continuously every day. You can go to the station and catch a bus at any time of the day. But most buses leave in the evening to help people optimize travel time.

Buses only go to the city center. Therefore, in order to move to Bac Quang, you will have to rent a motorbike in Ha Giang, take a car or taxi to move to Bac Quang. Motorbike rental prices here fluctuate around 180,000 VND/motorbike/day. The price is quite reasonable so you don’t have to worry when choosing to use it.

4.2. Traveling By Private Vehicles

If you want to have an active schedule. Or the type of person who loves to explore, personal vehicles are the best choice. Because when traveling by this vehicle, you can go to or stop at any location. In particular. You will be able to conquer picturesque roads, high slopes, sharp turns or admire the majestic mountain and forest scenery of Bac Quang.

But if you travel by personal vehicle, you must have a steady and steady steering wheel. If you do not have experience overcoming steep passes or going on dangerous roads, you should take a bus.

Most people will use personal motorbikes to get around. But if you want to go by personal car, you can still conquer the roads here. And of course, by car, you can only travel on major highways. If you want to go deep into the village, you will have to walk.

4.3. How To Move To Nam An ecotourism area?

By motorbike: To Bac Quang by motorbike, you can go towards Noi Bai airport to Vinh Yen (Vinh Phuc). Then follow Highway 2C toward Son Duong (Tuyen Quang). Arriving at Tuyen Quang city, drive straight on Highway 2 to Ha Giang, about 111 km further to Viet Quang town.

From Viet Quang town, visitors follow National Highway 2 to the Northeast for about 19 km, then come to a fork, turn left onto the inter-district road. From here, you follow this road northwest for about 7 more kilometers to reach Nam An Ecotourism Area.

5. Exploring the beauty of Nam An Ecotourism Area

Nam An eco-tourism area is a beautiful natural picture with a sea of white floating clouds, It covers the village every morning and golden terraced fields in the ripe rice season.

In particular, Nam An Ecotourism Area has a fresh, cool climate mixed with the melodious music of the four pouring seasons of Phin Ho stream. And the green “mirror” in the 18-hectare water reservoir of the Nam An Water Plant.

Not only that, Nam An Ecotourism Area also has more than 1.3 hectares of ancient Shan Tuyet tea. In addition to its economic value, this tea hill also creates a highlight that blends into the beautiful natural landscape of this place.

In addition to possessing beautiful natural landscapes, The eco-tourism area is also a “magnet” that attracts tourists with various types of tourism. Such as discovery tourism and experiential tourism. That is the traditional cultural beauty of the Dao people in terms of housing, costumes, Cap Sac ceremony, Fire Dancing, folk songs. Or you have chance to enjoy the unique herb medicine bathing.

6. Specialties when traveling to Nam An Ecotourism Area

Through the talented hands of the people, from wild vegetables to native livestock. Such as black chickens, pigs, stream fish, fish, salmon, mountain goats,… All become attractive dishes, imbued with cultural features. unique culinary culture of the Dao people here.

IMG Nam An Eco Tourism Area

7. Accommodation when traveling to Nam An Ecotourism Area

Nam An eco-tourism area is not too far from Viet Quang town. So when traveling here, visitors can refer to the places to stay here.

7.1. Hotels:

  • Toan Vinh Hotel. Address: House number 18, Group 4, Viet Quang Town, Bac Quang, Ha Giang.
  • Toan Phat Hotel. Address: Viet Quang Town, Bac Quang, Ha Giang.
  • Tan Binh 1 Hotel. Address: Viet Quang Town, Bac Quang, Ha Giang.
  • Huy Phuong Hotel. Address: Tan Son Village, Viet Quang Town, Bac Quang, Ha Giang.
  • Vinh Ha Hotel. Address: Viet Quang Town, Bac Quang, Ha Giang.

7.2. Guesthouses:

  • Phuong Huy Guest House. Address: Highway 2, Vinh Tuy, Bac Quang, Ha Giang.
  • Thuy Chi Guesthouse. Address: Viet Quang Town, Bac Quang, Ha Giang.
  • Thuy Linh Guesthouse. Address: Tan Thanh, Bac Quang, Ha Giang.
  • Khanh Hoa Guest House. Address: Highway 2, Hung An, Bac Quang, Ha Giang.
  • Dai Duong Guesthouse. Address: Hung An, Bac Quang, Ha Giang.

7.3. Homestays:

  • Truly Bac Quang Bed and Breakfast. Address: Quang Tien Village, Quang Minh, Bac Quang, Ha Giang.
  • Homestay Ban Man. Address: Group 1, Viet Quang Town, Bac Quang, Ha Giang.

Nam An eco-tourism area has become a convergence point of majestic natural scenery. Especially, exquisite cultural features of Bac Quang in particular and Ha Giang in general. Traveling here, you not only have time to enjoy the fresh, cool space or explore the breathtaking natural scenery. But also, you will have the opportunity to experience many new and attractive things, and that will enrich your own living capital.

Your tours in Vietnam to Nam An Ecotourism Area will become more interesting and complete if we, Origin Vietnam – a professional local tour operator, are honored to accompany visitors on their journey exploring the travel beauty of Ha Giang with unforgettable memories.

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