Season of ripening rice in Y Ty commune

Season of ripening rice in Y Ty commune

he border commune of Y Ty, in the west of Bat Xat district and north of Sapa town in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai, is well-known as an ideal place to enjoy the dazzling beauty of terraced paddy fields and clouds as it is located on a rocky mountain with an altitude of more than 2,000m, leaning against Nhiu Co San mountain.
Lao Cai, a top destination for mountaineers

Lao Cai, a top destination for mountaineers

Many believe Sa Pa has been suffocated by overwhelming concrete buildings and luxury hotels but a trip to Lao Cai Province should not be limited to Sa Pa only.
Con sui brings heat in the chill of Sa Pa

Con sui brings heat in the chill of Sa Pa

Pho (noodle soup) might be Vietnam’s most famous dish, but there are plenty of siblings of the world-famous delicacy worth slurping down.
Lao Cai seeks to build airport for Sa Pa

Lao Cai seeks to build airport for Sa Pa

Lao Cai’s People’s Committee has sent a proposal to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asking for an airport to be built to serve Sa Pa Town.
Ha Long Bay, Sa Pa named in list of natural wonders in Southeast Asia

Ha Long Bay, Sa Pa named in list of natural wonders in Southeast Asia

Vietnam has seven tourist attractions named among 25 natural wonders in Southeast Asia voted by Fodor’s Travel - a trusted resource offering expert travel advice for every stage of a traveler’s trip for nearly eight decades
Sa Pa winter festival 2018 in full swing

Sa Pa winter festival 2018 in full swing

The Sa Pa winter festival 2018 is underway in Sa Pa town, the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai with a wide range of splendid activities.
Fansipan covered in frost

Fansipan covered in frost

Frost has appeared in Fansipan Mountain, Lao Cai Province, attracting more tourists.
Waste pond clean-up to take time

Waste pond clean-up to take time

The waste pond breakage that discharged over 45,000cu.m of mud and untreated chemical-filled wastewater in Bao Thang District of northern mountainous Lao Cai Province last week will severely affect the ecosystems of surrounding areas.
Sa Pa lodge named among world’s most unique

Sa Pa lodge named among world’s most unique

Sa Pa in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai has become increasingly attractive to visitors in recent years, making it important for those who love the pristine beauty of the town to find a place where they can breathe in the fresh air, dive into the green jungle, gaze over the vast paddy fields and experience ethnic culture.
Can Cau Market - untouched ethnic identity in northwest of Vietnam

Can Cau Market - untouched ethnic identity in northwest of Vietnam

Can Cau Market in the northwestern province of Lao Cai is one of the few of its kind that still keep traditional market activities of local ethnic minority groups.
Bac Ha tourism culture week slated for June

Bac Ha tourism culture week slated for June

A tourism culture week is scheduled to take place in Bac Ha district in the northwestern province of Lao Cai from June 1-9, under the theme “Colours of the White Highland”.
Lao Cai Cultural Tourism Week to be held in June

Lao Cai Cultural Tourism Week to be held in June

The Lao Cai Cultural Tourism Week will take place from June 1 to 9, promising to feature various activities.
Delicious grilled food of Sapa town

Delicious grilled food of Sapa town

The climate in Sapa town, Lao Cai province is cool all year around, so it is always a good idea for tourists to warm up with delicious grilled food and enjoy the welcoming atmosphere of the mountainous area.