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Mu Cang Chai Travel Guide & Information

Mu Cang Chai is a mountainous district in the west of Yen Bai province, 180km from the center of Yen Bai city, more than 300km from Hanoi capital to the northwest of Vietnam. This land lies at the foot of the Hoang Lien Son mountain range, at an altitude of over 2,000 meters above sea level. Arrival in Mu Cang Chai, visitors can go to Highway 32 in two directions. If you are from Hanoi, you will go to Yen Bai, 70km from Yen Bai to Muong Lo, sleep here to drive from Muong Lo in the morning and in the afternoon to Mu Cang Chai. This section is nearly 100km long, but more than 80km is a steep pass continuously, as long as you climb to a height of 1,750m, it is coming to Mu Cang Chai town. In the middle of the pass, there is flat land, spend time here to enjoy the fragrant Tu Le sticky rice in the region. In the second direction, visitors go to the end of Noi Bai - Lao Cai highway, go to Sa Pa and pass O Quy Ho pass, then pass Tan Uyen and Than Uyen of Lai Chau to Mu Cang Chai.

Taxi in Mu Cang Chai Vietnam

How to book taxi in Mu Cang Chai: Mu Cang Chai Tours Booking Center

In Mu Cang Chai, taxi services may not be as readily available compared to larger cities in Vietnam. However, there are still transportation options you…
Mu Cang Chai Vietnam

7 travel tips for Mu Cang Chai Tours

Mu Cang Chai is a stunning rural district located in the Yen Bai Province of northern Vietnam. It's renowned for its magnificent terraced rice fields,…

Sanh Nhon Homestay: Mu Cang Chai Tours & Thai Stay

Community-based tourism not only helps people in the Northwest introduce their cultural identity to tourists but also helps them escape poverty in their own homeland.…

Do Gu Homestay: Mu Cang Chai tours & rice fields

Do Gu locates in center of La Pan Tan commune, Mu Cang Chai district, Yen Bai, Vietnam. Contact: 097 736 33 45, Email: Services:…
Bamboo homestay

Bamboo Homestay: Mu Cang Chai Tours & Family Stay

La Pan Tan, Mu Cang Chai, Vietnam. Tel: 036 358 1548. Email: Hotline: (+84) 912 378 189. Room price: 100,000 - 400,000 VND/room. Meal…
Breakfast at A Su Homestay

A Su Homestay in La Pan Tan: Mu Cang Chai Tours & Local stay

If you want to find a homestay on a high hill with a beautiful view regardless of rain or shine, A Su Homestay is the…
Muong Lo

Co Coi Village in Muong Lo: Mu Cang Chai Tours & Hot Spring

The hot spring bathing spot in Muong Lo valley (Yen Bai) is still bustling with tourists from all over the world as well as indigenous…
Hoc Village

Hoc Village in Van Chan: Mu Cang Chai Tours & Family Stay

Yen Bai is known for a series of poetic and attractive attractions such as Mu Cang Chai terraced fields, Nghia Lo fields, Thac Ba lake,…
Hot Spring Tram Tau

Top Hot Springs in Tram Tau: Mu Cang Chai Tours & Activities

Tram Tau is a highland district located in the west of Yen Bai province, 114 km from the center of the province. Tram Tau is…
Sautted veal in Moc Chau

Sauteed veal in Moc Chau, Mu Cang Chai Tours & Food

The hot, fragrant, and soft fried veal and the special sauce is a must-tried dish when coming to Moc Chau. People often use young veal…
Purple sticky rice in MCC

Purple sticky rice in Tu Le: Mu Cang Chai Tours & Culinary

This delicious sticky rice dish has a quite sophisticated process of coloring. The chef often uses large-grain white glutinous rice. Rice is purpled with “khau…
Minced pork grilled inside leaves

Minced pork grilled inside leaves in Van Chan, Mu Cang Chai Tours

The main ingredient of this dish is minced pork marinates with spices, the most characteristic is “mac khen”. The meat is wrapped in many layers…

Grilled chicken in a bamboo tube in Tu Le, Mu Cang Chai Tours

This is a famous dish of Thai people in many northwestern provinces. Chicken is marinated with spices and “mac khen” for about an hour and…
White Plum Flower in Yen Bai

When is winter season in Mu Cang Chai Chai? Travel & Tours

Mu Cang Chai's winter starts from December to the end of February. The temperature drops below 18 degrees Celsius. There are high mountains with snowfalls.
Apricot flowers in Yen Bai

Spring flowers in Yen Bai: Mu Cang Chai Tours, seasons

Spring comes, Yen Bai bursts with flowers. From all the way to the high mountains, everywhere flowers bloom. We invite you and your friends to…
Festivals in Mu Cang Chai Yen Bai

Festivals in Yen Bai: Mu Cang Chai Tours & Events

Mu Cang Chai is famous for its pearl-like beauty nestled between two mountain slopes with peaceful villages in the green valley or on Khau Pha…