THE BREATHTAKING RICE VALLEY OF BAC SON
Located about 160 kilometres northeast of Hanoi, the Bac Son Valley offers one of the most breathtaking panoramas in Northern Vietnam. This incredible rice-growing valley framed by karst mountains can be the occasion for a day trip from Hanoi or a stopover in your discovery of the fabulous North-East of Vietnam. Whichever option you choose, the Bac Son valley is sure to delight your eyes!
One of the most breathtaking panoramas of North Vietnam
Travellers who have had the chance to visit Bac Son agree that the valley offers one of the most breathtaking panoramas in North Vietnam. Imagine, the Bac Son valley is a vast patchwork of rice fields framed by limestone mountains covered with vegetation measuring 500 to 1200 meters high. To take the full measure of this breathtaking panorama, you have to climb the Na Lay mountain and climb the 1200 or so steps to reach the summit. Your efforts will be amply rewarded with a breathtaking panoramic view of the Bac Son valley. What a spectacle! The rice fields are a giant tapestry of changing hues framed by a forest of peaks and limestone mountains, all drawing one of the most beautiful pictures that the country can give to admire. A real photographer's dream!