Vietnam Travel – Ha Giang Province – A place called paradise


Ha Giang is the destination with wonderful mountain view in Vietnam, it’s worthy place that you have to go once time of your life . By combining exquisite beauty of RIVER NATURE – CLOUD – MOUTAIN that anyone has come here and agreed with these majestic beauty. Natural beauty of Ha Giang carry value North of Vietnam, where the Ma Pi Leng Pass one of the four great myths pass is located on the street named is HAPPINESS.
With scenery of the valley and grandeur of the rocky plateau, Ha Giang always attracts dosmetic and foreign tourists

How can go to Ha Giang?

Because it located on twisting roads and dangerous so traveling Ha Giang is also not favorable as other destinations.
And have 2 ways to to Ha Giang as:
Option 1: Go to Ha Giang by motobike yourself
According to the National Highway 2, running through Vinh Yen city about 2 km, you will sê signposted to Tam Duong, turn that way and go straight Tam Duong, Son Duong , Tuyen Quang.
Option 2: Go to Ha Giang by booking tour
Drive time from Hanoi to Ha Giang, you should choose bus Hanoi – Ha Giang, derived from the My Dinh bus station and back,go to Quan Ba – Dong Van from Ha Giang bus station.

Which season of the year should you go to Ha Giang?

Ha Giang is inherently wonderful so anytime you go here also beautiful. However here are some suggestions season for tourists should know.

January : with cherry, plum blossom, yellow flowers
April : to “Khau Vai” love market festival
May: Pass pour water season
September, October: rice season
October, November: “ Tam Giac Mach” Flowers
December: the weather cool with snow

Tourist attractions Ha Giang could not be ignored

Ha Giang province has many exciting attractions such as the Lung Cu Flagpole, Dong Van Plateau, Palace, Quan Ba Double Mountain, “Ma Pi Leng” Pass…

Co Tien Mountain, Quan Ba Heaven Gate

Double Mountain is located on Highway Quan Ba 4C, from Ha Giang town about 40km. Travelers through here have the opportunity to admire “art” of naturar beauty this land. Amid the rolling and rocky terraces emerged two shaped mountain, funny stance that visitors are surprised from the magnificent beauty of the creator. Two legends associated with the mountain “Mount Fairy” is very poetic.

Dong Van plateau

Dong Van plateau of Dong Van district, a mountainous border districts of Ha Giang, 146km from Ha Giang Town. This is a rocky plateau that pass over four districts of Yen Minh, Quan Ba, Dong Van, Meo Vac .It was discovered in 2004 by scientists from the Institute of Archaeology and Museum in Ha Giang. Relic ancient rock carvings and drawings with thousands of years ago in a wide valley located in Nam Dan. Therefore, it contains a huge tourism potential and attractions are a very interesting for tourists.

Ma Pi Leng Pass

Ma Pi Leng Pass is one of the four best Vietnam Pass is located on the street named Happiness is approximately 20km connect to Dong Van town and Meo Vac town. Legend has it that the young people love each other when together to overcome this pass to be happy.
King Cat Mansion: Located in Sa Phin valley, King Cat palace is the most powerful house in Ha Giang. The building has magnificent architecture, the surface that is owned by the family Kingship built and completed within eight years.

Lung Cu Flagpole

Lung Cu Flagpole so vividly displayed: a land with 3/4 stones, emerged as national flagpole shaped like Hanoi, looks far more like a tower; surrounded by majestic mountain scenery. When approached, the beauty here more striking: a flagpole was built on a Dragon mountain (Long Son), at the foot of the column is carved reliefs bring clarity pattern of Dong Son bronze drums, waved the national flag flutters in the wind . Here, visitors will have the opportunity to enjoy the fresh air, learn about traditional culture characteristic of some nations.

Traditional foods in Ha Giang

When you travel in Vietnam, many local foods you should try from North to South of Vietnam. Ha Giang have many local foods that you need to know it as:

“Thang Co” food: just specialty only mountainous regions have and there are so many visitors from many places are interested, an attractive dish.

“Iridescence Flung” : sticky rice with 5 colors white, yellow, purple, red, blue is mixed up together to create delicious dishes and catch your eye. This part is made from a fragrant glutinous rice due to the growing by ethnic.

Highlights need to note:

– No Improvisation for money, candy to children on the way, if the people you care about and love really choose how to SENSE, doing so would create a bad image, damaged habits when traveling Ha Giang.
– Absolutely not stepping on flowers
– If traveling by motorbike, the attention brought all license. Vehicles must safety that it means such as headlight, reflector, brakes …
– You should bring warm clothes because the weather here is quite cold
– Avoid excessive curiosity for local ethnic people

Suggestion another places you should visit in Vietnam


    • Aw! Thanks! Sapa is one of my favorite places when I visited in North of Vietnam. There are friendly people and nice weather. Ha Giang Province with dangerous road, need to be prepare carefully before you go there. Thanks for reading post and left comment!

    • Yes, that’s right. Almost travelers come to the mountains of Sapa. Because the road to Ha Giang’s more dangerous than Sapa. But Sapa still is one of my favorites places in the north of Vietnam! 🙂

    • I’m pleasure hearing you have a plan to go Vietnam next year. I have suggestion for you go to some another places as Nha Trang, Da Nang, Hue, Hoi An, Sapa, Halong Bay, Lao Cai….. Hope you have a great trip!

    • Come to Vietnam and feel the beat hear! 😛 Some places not to be missed as Sapa, Mekong Delta, Da Nang, Hoi An, Nha Trang, Con Dao Island, …. Hope you have a time to go here! 🙂

    • Yes, Thanks. Please go to Asia and enjoy local foods and landscapes there! As Thailand, Philippines, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, India, Vietnam,Indonesia….. each country carries different beauties

    • Very happy to hear your feedback! Actually I didn’t think I will go to Ha Giang. Because the road to there not easy as I thought. But I did it and I can’t speak any word or can’t describe it by any words. It’s so wonderful place that I went in Northern of Vietnam. Hope you have a great trip when you decide to go here.

  1. Oh my, I’d never heard of Ha Giang but this region looks stunningly beautiful. I’ve a big nature & food lover, so this is right up my alley. Great tips too, saving this for a future visit, thanks!

    • Yes! It’s true. Ha Giang Provine make me shout when I stand front of this view. The mountain scenery is imposing. And you should go here once. Thanks for your concern about my article <3


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