cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai

The Embrace Of Nature

Overview

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About 300km from Hanoi, cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai is a small mountainous town of Yen Bai province, located at the foot of the Hoang Lien Son Mountain. Newly discovered by travelers thanks to its scenic beauty, this is a place for you to not only admire the stunning rice terraced fields and majestic mountain landscapes but also experience the authentic life of ethnic minorities - a simple but very heartwarming life.

Best season to visit

The best season that makes cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai more and more attractive to travelers is the golden rice season. It comes from September to the middle of October. The weather at this time is very please and comfortable for wandering local villages and mountain sightseeing.

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Besides, the pouring season from May to June is another ideal period of time to visit cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai. This is summertime when you can see the rainwater flowing down from the top of the mountain into the rice fields. Under the sunshine, the terraced fields sparkle and become really eye-catching.

“Must-see” in cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai

cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai's charming beauty is displayed through terraced rice fields and the tranquility of the local villages. You can witness that scenery via many places on the way and inside the small town.

Tu Le Valley

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Lying on the way from Nghia Lo to cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai, Tu Le valley is surrounded by mountain and rice fields, giving you the best view of the nature. You can also visit Tien Nu cave nearby, get around Hmong villages to meet the friendly local people and learn about their rice-planting activities.

Khau Pha Pass

ConqueringKhau Pha pass is one of the most exciting activities you should not miss when you travel to cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai. 

Go through one winding road to another, stop on the street vendor to admire the rustic jungle and giant rice fields and feel the fresh air! However, this is the adventurous and dangerous stretch of road on rainy or cloudy days, so it's best to weigh in the weather before starting your visit.

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La Pan Tan Village

Having up to 700ha terraced rice fields with all the most beautiful terraced rice fields in cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai, La Pan Tan village was recognized as National Monument at the end of 2007. Here is also a suitable place for you to choose the accommodation and visit the famous “mam xoi” terraced rice field. 

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How to get there

There are 3 ways to get to cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai:

By public transport

Choose a limousine bus if you want to go directly to cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai or a bus from Hanoi to Yen Bai city, then take a taxi from there to cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai. If you want to save time, a night bus from Hanoi to Lai Chau which passes by cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai is an option for you.

By private car

Since it takes around 7 hours to go from Hanoi straight to cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai by car thus you can follow the highway Hanoi - Lao Cai then take a rest here before continue with O Quy Ho's pass, then Tan Uyen, Than Uyen, and reach cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai.

By motorbike

You can start from Trung Ha bridge in Hanoi, then go to Thanh Thuy, Tan Son and follow highway 32 straight to Nghia Lo and arrive cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai after around 5 hours.

Where to stay

With the huge attention of tourists, cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai has been being invested in facilities and accommodation from nice home-stays to luxury resorts. Depending on your budget and interest, you can choose the best place to stay.

If you prefer a local experience, a homestay with an intimate atmosphere will be the best. Some of the nice homestays are:

  • A Chông Homestay – La Pan Tan, cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai
  • Hello cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai Homestay - La Pan Tan, cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai
  • Dò Gừ Homestay
  • Tư Nguyệt tại Bản Thái Homestay

If you are seeking a luxury stay to have the most convenience and enjoy the best view of cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai, here are suggestions:

  • Le Champ Tu Le Resort – Tu Le, Van Chan, Yen Bai
  • cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai resort – Hua Khat, Nam Khat, cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai
  • cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai Eco Lodge - Hua Khat, Nam Khat, cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai

Useful Information

  • Location: cá cược kèo châu á - Mu Cang Chai, Yen Bai
  • Best for: Adventure Travelers
  • Entrance:N/A
  • Hours: Day time visit is recommended
  • Distance to city center: 85.6km (53.2 mi)

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