Tuyen Quang is a mountainous province in the northeast of our country, mentioned a lot in the sentence “Thai tea, Tuyen girl”. This place is associated with many heroic historical relics of the nation. Besides, Tuyen Quang also has majestic and equally poetic natural landscapes. Besides the wild mountains, the wonderful cuisine here also makes many people look forward to.
The most beautiful season in Tuyen Quang
Unlike other provinces in the North, Tuyen Quang has two distinct rainy and dry seasons. Due to the mountainous location, the winter weather (November and December of the lunar calendar) sometimes appears extreme weather. Accordingly, traveling to Tuyen Quang from September to October is the best time to go.
At the same time came the Mid-Autumn Festival. In Tuyen Quang this is one of the biggest festivals held, if you are lucky enough to go on the right occasion, you will be in the same festive atmosphere. Besides, the last days of autumn are more peaceful with wonderful dream scenes: the season of buckwheat flowers in full bloom.
Moving to Tuyen Quang
Only more than 150 km from Hanoi, there are many means of transport to help you move. For many families or young people, traveling by car or motorbike is quite easy. Bus fare to go from Hanoi to Tuyen Quang is about 120,000-200,000 VND.
Places not to be missed in Tuyen Quang
It is not a famous place on the tourist map of our country, but Tuyen Quang makes people who come here fall for its wild and rustic beauty. Here are some attractive places in Tuyen Quang that you cannot ignore.
Na Hang Ecological Area
Dubbed “Ha Long Bay on the mountain”, the resort belongs to Na Hang and Lam Binh districts. Located more than 100 km from the city center, this place is famous for its diverse natural scenery and majestic and mysterious landscapes.
With a total area of up to 15,000 hectares, Na Hang has a large space for you to rest, explore and relax. In particular, this place has 8000 hectares of water surface, surrounding green mountains, so it is called “Ha Long Bay on land”.
The best time to go to Na Hang Ecotourism Area is from August to December of the solar calendar, at this time the weather is not too hot or too cold, suitable for waterfall climbing, fishing, camping…
Not only has the attraction of scenery, but Na Hang tourism also possesses a unique culture from 12 living ethnic groups. Each ethnic group has its own characteristics of activities, thereby creating conditions for you to learn about culture.
Mo Waterfall is also known as Pac Ban, which is compared to a charming young woman in the mountains of Na Hang. Behind the name of Mo waterfall is an interesting legend and if you come here you will hear it.
It is known that the origin of the waterfall starts from a large mountain, good coverage, a large basin flows to the downstream, then pours into a waterfall. Water from the waterfall is used by people here for daily life. From afar, visitors will hear the sound of rushing water. The closer you get, the more cold air spreads. When you come here, you will feel light and peaceful.
If you want to conquer more adventurous challenges, you can go to the top of Mo waterfall. That way will have to follow each step of the ladder with ropes to the rock and then slowly go to the top of the waterfall.
Pac Ta Mountain
According to the Tay people, this is the “breast of heaven”, also known as Elephant Mountain, the highest mountain in Na Hang. From a distance, the mountain looks like an elephant holding a glass of wine. Standing tall, proud, and hidden in the middle of Tuyen Quang hydroelectric lake, the mountain is an inspiration for many artists, artists, and photographers.
My Lam Mineral Spring Resort
Resort in Phu Lam commune, Yen Son district, Tuyen Quang province, visitors can use the following services: bathing, swimming in hot water pools, soaking in wooden tubs with hot mineral water, aromatic mineral baths , physical therapy massage…
Visitors to My Lam Mineral Spring can also admire the charming natural scenery and enjoy the taste of local produce.
What to eat in Tuyen Quang?
After exploring the tourist attractions, continue to discover more about the culture and cuisine here. In Tuyen Quang, there are some dishes listed below that you can’t help but try: Na Hang corn wine, Lam rice, Lo river fish salad, pickled pork, black pork, sticky rice cake filled with ant eggs…
In turn, the dishes of lam rice, Lo river fish salad, sour pork, sticky rice cake with ant eggs…
If your family has no plans to go on this holiday, Tuyen Quang is an interesting destination. You can just soak in the cool water of Mo waterfall, enjoy the peaceful atmosphere in Na Hang, learn about the national culture in Tuyen Quang.