Breathtaking landscape at Than Uyen, Lai Chau
Breathtaking landscape at Than Uyen, Lai Chau

Lai Chau

Lai Chau is a mountainous province located to the utmost North West of Vietnam, 450km from Hanoi. Lai Chau has a dry and temperate climate influenced by dry winds from Laos. Due to the remote location and lack of good infrastructure in the past, Lai Chau was not visited much by most travelers. Even most Vietnamese tourists do not normally make trips to Lai Chau.

But Lai Chau is home to quite a few tourist attractions ranging from idyllic ethnic villages and ethnic cultures to sublime mountain peaks. The land is home some highest mountain peaks of Vietnam: Pu Ta Leng (3,096m), Pu Si Lung (3,076m), Bach Moc Luong Tu (3,046m), Ngu Chi Son (2,800m). Sin Ho Plateau (1,500m) with cool climate could be a hot-spot for ecotourism, trekking tours and relaxing holidays.

AdventureGreen.com offers mountain-biking tours, motorbike tours, trekking holidays, mountain climbing tours in Lai Chau Province.

Lai Chau CityLai Chau City

 

The Da River at Sin Ho
The Da River at Sin Ho

 

Rice fields at Tam DuongRice fields at Tam Duong

 

Tea plantations at Tan Uyen, Than Uyen
Tea plantations at Tan Uyen, Than Uyen

 

Than Uyen, Lai Chau Vietnam
Muong Than Valley, Than Uyen, Lai Chau Vietnam