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The lui market is the busiest activity of ethnic people in Ha Giang every week

The “lui” Market – Unique market only in Ha Giang

Instead of one market every 7 days, markets in remote areas will be held every 6 days, next week's market day will be delayed one day compared to the previous week. There are only four such special “lui” markets in Ha Giang Karst Plateau.
Boat trip on Ba Be Lakes - Ba Be National Park

History of creating Ba Be Lake

Ba Be Lake is a freshwater lake located between Ba Be and Cho Don districts in Bac Kan province. The lake is 8km long, 3km wide, at a height of 145m above sea level and was formed more than 200 million years ago. Surrounding the lake are ancient limestone mountains dating back over 450 million...

Fansipan peak is 4.3-meter higher

The highest position of Fansipan peak has reached 3,147.3 meters, which is 4.3-meter higher than the result measured by the French in 1909. On June 26th, Mr. Phan Duc Hieu, Director of Department of Survey, Mapping and Geographic Information Vietnam has announced that this department is completing procedures to sate the results of altitude measurement...

7 things you need to pay attention when conquering Fansipan Mountain (Part 2)

Through the first part of this article, we hope you are able to choose the right equipment and prepare mentally to conquer the highest mountain in Vietnam. In of this article, we will continue to bring valuable experiences, making your trip safer and more convenient. It is about preparing the necessary equipment - which determines...
Fansipan Mountain

Fansipan Mountain

Located in Lao Cai province, Fansipan Mountain is about 9 km Southwest of Sapa Town. This mount belongs to Hoang Lien Son Mountain range in the Northwest of Vietnam and within the border of Lao Cai and Lai Chau Provinces. Considering as the roof of the Indochinese peninsula; at 3,143m altitude, Fansipan is known as...
A corner of Bac Ha Sapa Market

Bac Ha Market

Located about 60km from Lao Cai City, Bac Ha cultural market is held every Sunday in the center of Bac Ha Town. This is the biggest and most famous fair market of the border highland people. On the journey to Bac Ha you will admire the majestic mountains, chasms, meanders and terraced fields,etc. If you...
Hoang Su Phi with diverse pedology and soil resources

Hoang Su Phi Rice Terraced Fields

Hoang Su Phi rice terraced fields – the irresistible beauty. Traveling to Ha Giang to discover the beauty of the ripe rice seasons in the highlands. It is 110 km from Ha Giang city, along National Highway 2 and Provincial Road 177, Hoang Su Phi is a district located in the west of Ha Giang.
Fansipan Mountain

Break the record to conquer Fansipan Mountain

At 11h20 on November 18th, athlete of Sa Pa Group (Lao Cai) – Hang A Po has won the race to conquer Mount Fansipan within 3 hours and 20 minutes. Particularly, the time for his journey from the start to Fansipan peak was only 1 hour 35 minutes, breaking the record of conquering Fansipan peak...
The Temple of Literature - Hanoi

The Temple Of Literature – a can’t miss destination when visiting Hanoi

As a complex of relics about the first university of our country, The Temple of Literature is not only a historical and cultural relic but also a place where many students and students come here to pray for luck in examinations and study. The Terrible Tour Guide Travel will introduce and share some experiences going...

7 things you need to pay attention when conquering Fansipan Mountain (Part 1)

Coming to Sapa, visitors are not only sightseeing ordinary and simple monuments of this highland town but can also take part in risky activities, challenging their own abilities such as conquering Fansipan Mountain. To overcome this challenge, you must be prepared mentally as well as physically. Here are some experiences which will help you conquer...
Cat Cat village - Sapa Vietnam

Cat Cat Village – The most beautiful ancient village in Sapa

Sapa Cloudy Paradise - the pride of the Northwestern mountainous region which is a no stranger to domestic and foreign tourists. Amidst the natural scenery of the majestic mountains and forests, there is a small idyllic, rustic village making anyone who comes to Sapa definitely have to pay a visit. That is the one and...
Pac Ngoi village among the mountainous landscape

Green beauty of Pac Ngoi village

Leaning against the mountain, looking down on Ba Be Lake, among beautiful stilt houses is Pac Ngoi village - Tay's cultural beauty - an interesting destination for tourists coming to Ba Be National Park.