Remote Moc Chau District Son La Vietnam Published on: 20-04-2017
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Why Moc Chau Highland is special ?
Moc Chau, stay at the altitude of 1,050 metres, is a large highland stretching around 80 kilometres long and 25 kilometres wide with 16,000 hectares of grass field. Moc Chau is said to be the place where there are the most of tourism resources of Son La and the mountainous area at the North-Western and Northern regions of Vietnam. The very special climate of Moc Chau is one of those resources. In the middle of Moc Chau Highland, there exists a sub-climate area with a cool summer with the average temperature of 20 Celsius degrees and a dry winter that make it different from other regions.
What to explore at Moc Chau Highland?
Moc Chau Plateau is not just blessed with beautiful landscapes, it is blessed with beautifully changing landscapes. The most typical tourism activity in Moc Chau Highland is sightseeing. Indeed, there are hundreds of natural sites that can take your breath away. In addition, the highland’s collection of traditional festivals is another thing that attracts tourists from all over the country. Some of the places to check out are: Son Moc Huong Cave, Chien Vien Pagoda, Dai Yem Waterfall, Phieng Luong Peak, endless pine forests, and the villages of the Dao ethnic groups. The music of ethnic people spreads all over the highland while the delicious traditional dishes and the local souvenirs enchant the tourists.
Besides, the highland is also close to many other attractions of the province such as Xuan Nha – Sop Cop ecotourism site. This is another place where you can find an immense area of primitive forest and many scarce animal species.
How to get to Moc Chau Highland?
Moc Chau highland is 190 km from Hanoi, the journey will take you about 5 - 6 hours. You can catch a high-quality bus at My Dinh Bus Station for 160,000 VND.
From Hanoi, you can get to Moc Chau by motorbike. Go along Nguyen Trai Street in Thanh Xuan District, and then take National Road 6. The route is straight and is quite easy but pay attention to the weather. It is best to go on sunny days.
- Best place for anyone to submerge in nature
- A place of bright natural colors
- A wonderful scenery should not miss
- Like a colorful painting in Moc Chau
- Very pleasure, tranquility, an escape to nature
Moc Chau District Son La Vietnam