The stairs to heaven
Hoang Su Phi is a mountainous district located in the western part of Ha Giang province. The area of Hoang Su Phi is about 633 km2 with a population of over 70 thousand people. Hoang Su Phi has a typical climate and beautiful natural landscape. It has vast forests and especially beautiful terraced fields. Hoang Su Phi terraced fields were also classified as national landscapes. Not only that, when traveling to Hoang Su Phi, you also have the opportunity to attend the special festivals of ethnic people here.
When should you travel to Hoang Su Phi during the year?
–Spring: At Hoang Su Phi, there will be many unique festivals. This is also the time when the most beautiful peach, pear and tea gardens.
– From April to June: This is the time when Hoang Su Phi terraced fields has the water color.
– September every year: Perhaps this is the most beautiful time of Hoang Su Phi. The terraced rice fields start to ripen, creating a wonderful and poetic setting.
– From November to December: If you want to experience the cold of Ha Giang, please go around this time.
Destinations not to be missed when traveling to Hoang Su Phi
– Ban Phung terraced fields
Hoang Su Phi is a famous destination with the most beautiful terraced fields in Vietnam. One of the most beautiful terraces in Hoang Su Phi is the Ban Phung rice field. Phung is a village close to the Chinese border. Terraced fields in Ban Phung are also terraced fields located in the highest position in Vietnam.
– Ho Thau terraced fields
Ho Thau terraced fields are located about 16km from Nam Dich intersection. This is the habitat of the Red Dzao ethnic people.
– Tay Con Linh Mountain
Tay Con Linh is a peak located in the upper part of Chay river, in the western part of Ha Giang province. Tay Con Linh Mountain stretches in two districts, Hoang Su Phi and Vi Xuyen. Tay Con Linh Mountain is 2419m above sea level and is also the highest peak of Northeast Vietnam. Conquering Tay Con Linh is always an experience not to be missed when coming to Ha Giang.
– Chieu Lau Thi Peak
In addition to Tay Con Linh, Hoang Su Phi also has another mountain peak conquered by many young people, that is Chieu Lau Thi mountain. The highest point of the Chiêu Lau Thi peak is about 2402m above sea level. Coming here, you will discover a diverse and rich ecosystem. Chiêu Lau Thi peak is also inhabited by many rare and precious herbs. In winter, Chiêu Lau Thi peak often has snow and ice to make this place extremely beautiful nature.
– Hoang Su Phi local market
Traveling to Hoang Su Phi without exploring the Hoang Su Phi fair is an extremely unfortunate thing. This market is located at the foot of the peak of Tay Con Linh mountain and usually only meets on Sundays weekly. At this market, you can find unique fabric items made by hand from the ethnic people here. Not only that, Hoang Su Phi fair is also an ideal place for you to enjoy the specialties with the flavor of the mountains of Hoang Su Phi.