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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...
Muong Hoa Valley is located in Hau Thao Commune, about 10km from Sapa Town in the southeast direction

Muong Hoa valley – the beauty of Sapa

If you have the opportunity to visit the famous attractions of Sapa, you surely cannot ignore Muong Hoa Valley where owns beautiful terraced fields, unique ancient stone areas and diverse cultures. Let’s discover what Muong Hoa Valley has to attract so numerous tourists from domestic and foreign countries?
The crowded Khau Vai love market attracts many people from the villages

Khau Vai Love Market

Have you ever heard about Khau Vai love market in Ha Giang? It is a unique market, bringing many cultural identities and customs of the upland ethnic minorities. This is not just a normal market but a 'love market'. Let's travel to Ha Giang to explore this unique market.
Hua Ma Cave - Ba Be National Park

Hua Ma Cave – the best wonder of caves

Along with Ba Be Lake, Hua Ma Cave, known as " The Best Wonder of Caves", is one of the can’t miss destinations when visiting Ba Be and Bac Kan.
Dau Dang Waterfall

Dau Dang Waterfall

Nang River, when flowing into the H'mong village, descends from the large rocky slopes, forming the magnificent Dau Dang waterfall, which blends with the original forest landscape of Ba Be National Park. The waterfall is located about 4km from the West of Ba Be Lake, which is contiguous between Bac Kan and Tuyen Quang province.
Pa Then Fire dance festival is usually held every year in new year’s eve of the old year and the new year

Unique Pa Then Fire Dance in Ha Giang

Ha Giang is a province with majestic and wild natural beauty. Besides that beauty, the festival is a unique cultural feature, making the identity of the upland area. Let's explore Pa Then fire dance festival, the private soul of the Pa Then ethnic group.
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...

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...
Love Waterfall Sapa Vietnam

Love Waterfall Sapa Vietnam

Love Waterfall is one of the tourist destinations  in Sapa attracting a lot of domestic tourists and international visitors by dreamy and majestic nature, and it is also the start for the journey to discover Sapa.

Fansipan climbing: Do it yourself or tour booking?

Do it yourself (DIY) or tour booking for trekking Fansipan is one of the issues concerned by those who are passionate about traveling. However, either DIY or tour booking has its own fascinating features. The following article will analyze from many different aspects so that you have the right choice between DIY and tour selection...

What is the best season for trekking Fansipan?

There is one thing that The Terrible Tour Guide Team would like to assure you: Fansipan is always beautiful. In each season, every time, Fansipan bears with its own fascinating beauty. But perhaps to answer the question of which best season is for Fansipan climbing, then the appropriate time for the journey to conquer the...
Lung Khuy Cave-Quan Ba-Ha Giang

7 caves in Ha Giang that many people may not know about

Ha Giang is famous for its majestic mountains and dangerous passes. So many travelers often come here to conquer the northernmost point of the country. However, in addition to the majestic beauty, Ha Giang also has a mysterious beauty that few people know. It is the attraction from the caves that lie deep in each...