The beauty of moutainous highland in northern Vietnam

Conquering the Northern of Vietnam, there are many breathtaking plateaus, stunning rice terraces and unbeatable scenery in mountainous highland. Northern Vietnam’s cultural attractions are just as diverse ranging from the chaotic highland markets to the hill-tribes in the far north. Let’s together explore the most beautiful sights of Northern’s highland!

 

There are many breathtaking views in the highland of the North of Vietnam, have you ever discovered all places yet?

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-Highland travel is attracting visitors from the world. By: Hachi
Highland travel is attracting visitors from the world. By: Hachi

 

Sapa-  The city in clouds

Sapa is an extremely famous place located in the northwest of Lao Cai province, Vietnam. The city is surrounded by clouds and foggy. So, the natural landscape of Sapa is hidden in the clouds like the beautiful scene in fairy tale.

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-The beautiful terraced fields in Sapa. By: @theamazinghaianh
The beautiful terraced fields in Sapa. By: @theamazinghaianh

 

Traveling to Sapa, visitors will be surprised and excited when standing on top of Fanxipan. It’s very fascinated to see the shimmering, fanciful color of beautiful landscapes. Coming to Sapa, visitors will feel what is the “paradise on earth”.

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-The highest bronze statue in Vietnam is on Fanxipan peak. By: Nguyễn Minh Hoàng
The highest bronze statue in Vietnam is on Fanxipan peak. By: Nguyễn Minh Hoàng

 

Visitors are immersed in the city of thousands flowers and admire terraces rice fields in this place. In addition, visitors also explore and learn about culture of ethnic groups in the northwest.There is nowhere in Vietnam can tourists easily meet the local ethnic minorities like in Sapa.

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-Highland's children in Sapa. By: Phạm Nhất Việt
Highland’s children in Sapa. By: Phạm Nhất Việt

 

The region as also known as “the Tonkinese Alps” and it’s culturally rich with different hill-tribe minorities, lush mountain ranges, rice fields and an overall, breathtaking views.

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-Sapa is voted to be the best trekking spot in Vietnam, by both natives and foreigners
Sapa is voted to be the best trekking spot in Vietnam, by both natives and foreigners. By: @thinkselina

 

Terraced fields in Mu Cang Chai

Mu Cang Chai is a highland district of Yen Bai province. This place attracts visitors all the world with mountain ranges and picturesque terraced fields. The special attraction of Mu Cang Chai is in its beautiful terraced fields.

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-Mu Cang Chai's terraced field is the most beautiful terraced field in Vietnam. By : @mahendrabakle
Mu Cang Chai’s terraced field is the most beautiful terraced field in Vietnam. By : @mahendrabakle

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-the terraced rice fields look like golden silk scarves flying over in the wind above green mountain slopes
The terraced fields look like golden silk scarves flying over in the wind above green mountain slopes. By: theamazinghaianh

 

In Mu Cang Chai, rice terraced fields rise and fall around hillsides and mountainsides. That makes them look like giant staircases for people to step from earth to paradise.

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-Mu Cang Chai terraced fields are overall shapes as raspberries. By : kamvachon
Mu Cang Chai terraced fields are overall shapes as raspberries. By : kamvachon

 

The September and the mid-October is the best time of the year to visit. The rice on terraced fields turns yellow. This is the suitable time that these fields turn brilliant yellow and shine in their fullest beauty.

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-Visitors can feel prosperity all over the area as rice in all terraced fields is ripe, giving the gold colour
Visitors can feel prosperity all over the area as rice in all terraced fields is ripe, giving the gold colour. By: tamdovisual

 

The waterfall’s paradise: Ban Gioc

Ban Gioc waterfall is the most beautiful waterfall in Vietnam, located in Dam Thuy commune, Trung Khanh district, Cao Bang province. When traveling to Cao Bang, visitors can admire stunning landscapes. Especially, Ban Gioc waterfall landscape is like a wonderful fall paradise where is far from the earth.

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-The breathtaking view of Cao Bang from above. By: rejsrejsrejs.dk
The breathtaking view of Cao Bang from above. By: rejsrejsrejs.dk

 

Coming to Ban Gioc waterfall every season is favorable experiences because the nature landscapes in this place are different beauty in each season . Nature of majestic waterfalls divided into two seasons: water season and dry season. Each season has a different beauty, but very attractive.

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-The impressive beauty of the waterfall in dry season.
The impressive beauty of the waterfall in dry season. By: @jeremyallai

 

This place is one of the six most beautiful waterfalls in the world. Looking from a distance, Ban Gioc waterfall is a beautiful nature sight that nowhere has. Nature landscape of this waterfall are treasure for Cao Bang and the world.

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-Ban Gioc is one of the six most beautiful waterfalls in the world
Ban Gioc is one of the six most beautiful waterfalls in the world. By: @sheneller

 

Ban Gioc Waterfall is divided into three levels pouring from the height of over 30 m. Below of waterfall is smoothly Quy Son River. Waterfall is like ‘the rare treasure in the forests’ .It’s possible to wander further and higher up the side of the falls for even more spectacular views. It’s an awesome sight that not be expressed in words.

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-the cliffs of Ban Gioc waterfall are visible and the nature are more pristine and peaceful than ever. By
The cliffs of Ban Gioc waterfall are visible and the nature are more pristine and peaceful than ever. By: @jacco_kliesch

 

The beautiful Ha Giang Plateau

If visitors want to enjoy beauty of high mountains and majestic landscapes, you can not miss Ha Giang, the northern province of Vietnam. Ha Giang is far about 320 km from Hanoi and visitors can easily find a beautiful destination to adventure and discover.

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-Hoang Su Phi village, Ha Giang. By: Trần Bảo Hòa.
Hoang Su Phi village, Ha Giang. By: Trần Bảo Hòa.

 

The wild nature in Ha Giang creates attraction for anyone interested in exploring and experiencing . Especially, buckwheat flower is the characteristic flower of this rocky plateau. The buckwheat flowers are sensitive to sunlight, turning from white in the early morning to pink in the afternoon. This flowers create a striking image when blossoming, making it a popular tourist attraction in Ha Giang

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-Buckwheat flowers is considered as the symbolic flower in Ha Giang.
Buckwheat flowers is considered as the symbolic flower in Ha Giang. By: Trần Bảo Hòa

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-The slopes in Ha Giang are quite dangerous but so breathtaking view: @fernandosamalot
The slopes in Ha Giang are quite dangerous but so breathtaking view. By: @fernandosamalot

 

Moreover, specific culture in daily life activities of people here will give visitors a memorable experience.

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-Old people in Ha Giang. By: Phạm Ngọc
Old people in Ha Giang. By: Phạm Ngọc

 

Moc Chau- The plateau of flowers

Anyone who has traveled the Northwest can not forget to set foot on the Moc Chau highland. In the vast of mountains, Moc Chau appears lively as a picture with many brilliant colors.

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-The charming season of plum blossom in Moc Chau.
The charming season of plum blossom in Moc Chau. By: theamazinghaianh

 

It is possible to say that  plum blossom is a uniquely beautiful flower type which is just found in Moc Chau Plateau, nowhere else. In February, after the plum garden has undergone the coldness of the winter, little cute plum flowers start opening out gradually under the warmth of the spring, creating a romantic and picturesque spectacle among the vast area of mountains and hills

 

Highland travel- Northwest travel- the beauty of Vietnam-Moc Chau tea hill. By: DINH MANH TAI
Moc Chau’s tea hill. By: DINH MANH TAI

 

Leaving from the bustle of city to the paradise of flowers in Moc Chau, visitors will experience unexpected feelings. The immense tea hills, the beautiful white plum forests, the smiles of children or the charm ethnic’s girl on the fields every morning… All of things is deeply impressive in the hearts of visitors.

 

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Spring comes on Moc Chau. By: Collection

 

” Clouds hunting” is always give for visitors wonderful feelings in their trip to conquer Moc Chau. The way to Ta Xua is quite difficult to go, but visitors will be satisfied by the beautiful landscape in here. In the season of cotton mop, the hillside is covered by the white cotton mops which are shine bright in the sun.

 

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Ta Xua is an ideal place to hunt clouds in Moc Chau. By: @t.nice