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Mu Cang Chai

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked private tour 3 days/2 nights from Hanoi with Vietnam Tonkin Travel. They arranged amazing trip for us. Everything was smoothly from start to the end. hostel & homestay was good, foods & local people was friendly. Tour guide & driver was perfect. Terraced...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank martinrichard783
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

I just love it I travel to Hoang Lien Son mountain so so many times. But Mu Cang Chai is unique. People there also save the nature well, it wasn’t ruined like Sapa was.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Anvvx13
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Mu Cang Chai offer you chances to enjoy this wonderful terraced rice fields with interesting trekking routes to high mountain slopes scattered with villages of local ethnics, to get to know daily life of local people.

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We spent 3 days to explore Mu Cang Chai, using motorbike from Hanoi, the road is so smooth and not so crazy. Passed Khau Pha Pass, we reached to MCC - north west area in Viet Nam. We picked the harvest time to see and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank AlexHoang91
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Nature is in favor of surrounding pine trees. Here, you will be immersed in the life and customs of long-standing Thai ethnicity, admire the thrill, singing and romantic with poetic, lyrical scenery.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Bit C
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Mu Cang Chai is one of the most outstanding place in the North of Vietnam and in 2017, it was chosen in the top 30 of the most beautiful places all around the world according to Harpers Bazaar Newspaper, standing by Venice (Italy), Machu Picchu...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Lily T
Reviewed 30 November 2017

pictures can't do justice to this view we took 2 days trek around and saw the real life and villages of the tribe living there and one of the most beautiful views we ever saw

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank zguby
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Mu Cang Cai (MCC) a rural village at the foot of Hoang Lien Son Mountain Range 1,000 meters above sea level at district of Yen Bai Province in Northwest of Vietnam. About 300km from Ha Noi and has it provincial border on western side of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
9  Thank Khli
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Looking at the golden rice field at hundreds (even thousands) of acres can't be described in words. Same as the rest of the rice field in the North-West region, Mu Cang Chai offers you to a breathtaking views. One important note though: There's only ONE...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank tonylS5791VA
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Yeah, i cannot say how beautiful enough. Mu Cang Chai is one of the best nature place i've been. Terraced rice field was number one, walking around villages or taking picture under the sunset was amazing!

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank saravananrath
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Ryan C
30 August 2018|
Response from Lily T | Reviewed this property |
At the end of September, the time of harvesting. Just would like to provide more info about the time of festival (also rice harvesting) this year: from 20th, September to 30th, September, 2018.
28 May 2018|
Response from MinhThuyN4 |
When will you go there? I am a local in Central Vietnam. I came to that area once. This is number of a guide I know near there: +841662082182 (Lở Mẩy is her name). Hope this can help.
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Courtney M
17 September 2017|
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Response from tonylS5791VA | Reviewed this property |
Mu Cang Chai has just been through a natural disaster so the harvesting season might change or even worse, there's none now in September and October in some flood area. Normally, all the rice would be harvested by the end of... More