Ha Giang is a mountainous province in the North of Vietnam. Ha Giang is famous for the wild beauty of nature, with majestic mountains and hills, the most rugged passes in Vietnam.Here is one of he most great places to visit.
Transportation to Ha Giang
From Hanoi to Ha Giang, there are 3 types of transportation including passenger cars, motorcycles and cars.
The visitors come to Ha Giang
Traveling by car: From Hanoi, you should take the Hanoi - Ha Giang overnight bus from My Dinh bus station at 9pm and until 5am to Ha Giang (high-class bed car, contact reservation by phone, some reputable car companies are: Bang Phan, Hung Thanh, Hai Van ...). Price from 260,000 - 300,000 VND / person. After arriving in Ha Giang, take a provincial bus to move between landmarks or rent a motorbike to move.
A traveler with his motorbike in Ha Giang
Traveling by motorbike: Depending on the time of the trip, you choose the right route for you as some suggestions below:
Supply 1: Departure from Hanoi - Son Tay (take route 21 at Co Nhue) - Trung Ha bridge - Co Tiet - Phong Chau bridge (turn left Phong Chau bridge) - follow Thao river to Phu Tho town - Doan Hung then turns to Tuyen Quang - along Highway 2 to Ha Giang (about 300 km in length).
Palace 2: Departure from Hanoi - Vinh Phuc - Viet Tri - Phu Tho - Tuyen Quang - Ha Giang (or to Highway 2C and Highway 2, about 280 km long).
The most beautiful sights in Ha Giang.
Lung Cu flagpole - the northernmost point of Vietnam.
Lung Cu flagpole is located in Dong Van district. From Ha Giang town, follow the National Highway 4C up to the northeast about 160km, visitors will come to Dong Van commune, Dong Van district. From here, down the paved road connecting Lung Cu - Dong Van communes about 40km, visitors will come to Lung Cu peak.
A view of Lung Cu flagpole
Lung Cu is a land with three-quarters of the area of rock. Prominent is a flagpole erected on the top of the Dragon Mountain, at the foot of the flagpole is engraved with the pattern of Dong Son drum, the national flag fluttering in the wind and silhouetted against the blue Lo Lo lake, surrounded by the wind, majestic mountains and forests. Lung Cu is also the land of Shan tea, corn wine, honey wine, pear, peach, white snow...
Ma Pi Leng Pass and Happy Road
Located on the peak of Pa Leng in Pa Lung, Pa Vi and Xin Cai communes (Meo Vac, Ha Giang). From Dong Van to Meo Vac about 20 km, passing Hanh Phuc road (Ma Pi Leng pass) Ma Pi Leng pass is on the Hanh Phuc road connecting Dong Van and Meo Vac. This is known as the most beautiful rocky road. If you come to Ha Giang once try to drive driving precariously between one side is the sky-high rocks, the other is the deep chasms and watching Nho Que river winding like a strip will make you experience the palace. Extremely wonderful emotions, especially for those who love adventure. Here, especially there is a cliff protruding on Ma Pi Leng pass, this is the place to feel the immense grandeur of the mountains and mountains in the northern border.
Ma Pi Leng Pass
Hoang Su Phi
Hoang Su Phi is one of the most beautiful sights in Ha Giang. Around May (the flooding season) or September (the ripening season) are all beautiful times to travel to Hoang Su Phi. Coming to Ha Giang, you can rent a motorbike in the city and go to Hoang Su Phi. At Hoang Su Phi, the terraced fields rise north to the sky, scattered with golden fields are ethnic roofs hidden in the grove of trees. Every afternoon when sunset falls, the sky clouds with the smoke of the kitchen emanating from the roof makes the landscape here peaceful, rustic but majestic to hard to describe. The most rice areas in Hoang Su Phi are: Ban Luoc, Ban Phung, San Sa Ho, Nam Ty, Ho Thau and Thong Nguyen.
The terraced fields in Hoang Su Phi
Yen Minh pine forest
Running through Can Ty commune, running to Yen Minh pine forest, going through Quang Ba double mountain about 40 km, through twisting roads, it will reach Yen Minh pine forest, dubbed the 2nd Dalat in Vietnam. Here, the green pine trees, soaring high between mountains and hills murmuring in the wind, will make the hearts of travelers over here.
Yen Minh pine forest
Tam Giac Mach- Buckwheat flowers
Buckwheat flower fields are a typical feature in Ha Giang. The land of the topland of this country is like wearing a new shirt every time the Buckwheat flower season comes back. Visitors to Ha Giang can see this flower in many places such as the legs of Lung Cu, Sung La, Dong Van, Pho Cao and Ma Lé…
Buckwheat flower field
The dishes in Ha Giang
Ha Giang has many attractive dishes such as porridge, egg rolls, five-color sticky rice, braised five-pointed rice, beef-buffalo meat hanging from the kitchen, , corn wine, thang den, thang co,che shan tuyet... It will be cold, eat a bowl of porridge The younger or the younger tries to fight, drinking the aromatic corn wine will be a great experience.
Buffalo meat hanging from the kitchen
Braised five-pointed rice