Located in the tropical climate area, the North of Vietnam owns up to four seasons in a year, of which each brings you a different experience with various wonderful things and attractions. Spring time between January and March is said the best time to discover the North. Here are some suggestion for your choice to visit the Northern Vietnam in Spring.
1. Sapa town – Lao Cai city
It is known as the most favorite destination of not only foreign tourist but also Vietnamese in recent days. You will be overwhelmed by the breath-taking beauty of nature. The beautiful landscape is the combination of mountains, hills, terrace fields, etc. All creates a wonderful picture that everyone will be emerged right from the first sight. In spring, Sa pa has many beautiful features with ideal weather about 15-18 degrees. The spring air is decorated with many flowers in different colors such as Peach blossom, plum blossom, Le flower, orchid flower, terra cotta… Cause the time from January to March is the welcoming new year occasion, you can enjoy the festival atmosphere with many unique local activities.
2. Dong Van stone plateau – Ha Giang
In spring, you will be attracted by beautiful charm of people and nature of Dong Van. Along the roads to the mountains, there are brilliant colors of the flowers and trees. The red of the flower, pink of the peach blossom; white flowers of plum blossom; yellow flowers, chrysanthemum; purple flowers, five flowers … prominent on the gray background of the stone, blue of the leaves. At the time of Tet holiday, visitors can see the beautiful pictures of the majestic nature and people there. Crossing the Quan Ba Mountain, along Happiness road, you will see the blurry scenery of the sunbeams shining mountains in the cloud floating.
3. Moc Chau Plateau- Son La
Moc Chau – a fascinating region with its mysterious and deep beauty in the North West. In each season, the countryside has a different beauty but perhaps the most charming may be the spring when peach blossom, plum bloom is sharp and brilliant. The season of flowers is added to the rustic beauty of the region during the beautiful spring.
The gentle rays of the sun appear to melt away the mist, the cold. Every scene like waking up after a long sleep. From Highway 6 over the pass to Moc Chau, visitors will see a paradise with plum blossom, white hills filled with flowers bloom.
Visiting the capital city is also a good idea in the spring. Some attraction sites are Hoan Kiem lake, Temple of Literature, the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long and West Lake Water Park. In holiday season, visitors will see many beautiful decorations around the city. There is the system of pagodas where people come to sightsee, enjoy peaceful atmosphere and wish good things such as Tran Quoc Pagoda, West Lake palace, etc.
There are numerous interesting things you can discover in your spring holiday in Vietnam. And before you go, remember to check your Vietnam visa to ensure a smooth travel right from the start.