Lao Cai,Bac Ha

A house facing golden rice fields in Bac Ha.

Lao Cai,Bac Ha
Not receiving much tourists’ attention as compared to other mountainous districts of Mu Cang Chai (Yen Bai province), Hoang Su Phi (Ha Giang Province), and Y Ty (Lao Cai Province), Bac Ha is like a sleeping beauty boasting her charm only a few people.
Lao Cai,Bac Ha

Entering the harvesting season, one can hear the sound of rice threshing machines and laughter of local people across the rice fields.

Lao Cai,Bac Ha
Bac Ha now is experiencing days with mixed weather with sunny days and rainy days alternating.
Lao Cai,Bac Ha

After being harvested, rice is covered with a canvas before transported to their house.

Lao Cai,Bac Ha
All family members going to the field to harvest rice.
Lao Cai,Bac Ha

Vang Binh and his wife in Ban Lien Commune, Bac Ha District harvesting rice in their rice paddies.

Lao Cai,Bac Ha
Buffaloes eating grass in a rice field after harvesting.
Lao Cai,Bac Ha

A rice field after finishing harvesting.

Lao Cai,Bac Ha
A woman transporting rice to the house.
 
Lao Cai,Bac Ha

This is only a small part of rice need harvesting in her field.

Lao Cai,Bac Ha
Rice ears get heavier with rainwater.
Lao Cai,Bac Ha

Stilt houses nestled at the food of tea and cinnamon hills.

Lao Cai,Bac Ha
Clouds come swooping down over the field.

NDO/ Photo credit: Tuyet Loan

Stunning beauty of Bac Ha as seen from above

Stunning beauty of Bac Ha as seen from above

Bac Ha is a northeastern district in Lao Cai province. The wonderful natural beauty and extraordinary culture turn Bac Ha district into an attractive destination for tourists.

Coming to Mu Cang Chai terraced fields in ripen season

Coming to Mu Cang Chai terraced fields in ripen season

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