Camp in the middle of a green forest, have lunch by a cool stream in Ba Vi (Hanoi)
Located at the foot of Mount Tan Linh, Thien Son – Suoi Nga eco- tourist area in Van Hoa Municipality, Ba Vi District, Hanoi is an interesting picnic spot for families with young children or groups of young people.
It has a landscape of forests, lakes, streams, waterfalls and entertainment and accommodation services, divided into three areas: Ha Son, Trung Son and Ngoan Son. Visitors should bring camping gear, have lunch by the fresh, cool stream or take a leisurely walk in the green forest in Ha Son. However, visitors should pay attention to the use of insect repellent, shop around to avoid snakes and centipedes, and absolutely do not scatter in the area haphazardly.
Visitors relaxed look at the green forest, breathe fresh air (Photo: Nguyen Hong Thu Trang)
As far as Trung Son, visitors can stay in a stilt house and dine in a specialty restaurant serving roasted chicken, brook fish, grilled meat… Coming to Ngoan Son area, you will see Gate Troi waterfall at a height of more than 60 m. from the mountainside to form a natural pool 1.5-2 m deep.
Watch horses gallop, row in the “painting” steppe of Dong Lam (Lang Son)
Dong Lam steppe belongs to Huu Lien Municipality, Huu Lung District, Lang Son Province, about 150 km from Hanoi. The area covers an area of 100 hectares, famous for its lush grass, clear blue lake, nestled between majestic cliffs. This is one of the most popular camping and picnic spots.
Dong Lam has its own beauty every season. In the dry season (from September last year to March next year), the steppe is green, beautiful and poetic. During the high water season (April to August), Dong Lam becomes an ideal place for visitors to go horseback riding, kayaking, rafting… There is a rafting service to take visitors to the lake. for about 250,000 VND/hour, kayak rental is additionally 50,000 VND/hour.
A special feature of this steppe that many people love is the appearance of horses. Horses here have many colors brown, white, gray. When the sun goes down, horses also run fast from the small island in the middle of the lake to the mainland, as it’s dark and rainy, causing the water to rise, so there may be no turning back.
See tea hill, visit plum garden, get lost in Nang Tien waterfall in Moc Chau (Son La)
Located 25 km from the center of the city of Moc Chau, Nang Tien Waterfall is an untouched destination, known by few people, and has just entered the tourism industry. The best season to visit Fairy Waterfall is from March to May when the weather changes from spring to summer. That is why visitors on the occasion of the 10/3rd anniversary of the death should not miss this place.
Fairy Waterfall consists of 3 floors, each floor has its own unique look. The landscape on the first floor is gentle with a lake as deep as an adult’s hip, in a dreamy blue.
If you go to the second floor of the waterfall, guests have to go upstream, although it is a bit difficult to go, but the result will be unique photos against the background of the waterfall falling into the emerald lake. The depth of the lake on the second and third floors is quite large, the rock surface is also full of moss, easy to slip and fall, so visitors should be extremely careful when moving. The approximate height from the base of the waterfall to the third cascade is about 150 meters.
Currently, camps have been set up by the management for visitors to rest, organize barbecue parties, eat meals and make campfires. If desired, visitors can interact with the locals, stay overnight in a host family near the waterfall.
If you come to Moc Chau, don’t forget to visit the green tea hills, the plum orchards laden with fruit. At the moment no plums have been harvested so the gardens are not too crowded, visitors are more at ease taking pictures (Photo: Le Ng)
Besides the above places, visitors can also refer to some other wildlife-rich camping spots in the neighboring provinces of Hanoi such as Boi River (Hoa Binh), Thang Thien Waterfall (Hoa Binh), Da Chong Beach (Hoa Binh Binh). Dong Trieu, Quang Ninh), Phuong Hoang Mountain (Uong Bi, Quang Ninh)…