as it is located on a rocky mountain with an altitude of more than 2,000m, leaning against Nhiu Co San mountain.

Lao Cai,rice fields,Y Ty,vietnam travel

Located in the heart of the spectacular Nhiu Co San mountain range, Y Ty Commune is situated at an altitude of over 2,000 metres above sea level in Bat Xat District, Lao Cai Province. The place is praised as the best terraced rice fields not only in Vietnam but also in the world. Photos: VNA

Lao Cai,rice fields,Y Ty,vietnam travel
Between late August and early September is the harvest time. It is also the time when the rice fields change colour into yellow. The whole field is covered with the honey-yellow color of the ripen rice and extending to the infinity.
Lao Cai,rice fields,Y Ty,vietnam travel

Between late August and early September is the harvest time. It is also the time when the rice fields change colour into yellow. The whole field is covered with the honey-yellow color of the ripen rice and extending to the infinity.

Lao Cai,rice fields,Y Ty,vietnam travel
Travelling to rice terraces in this time, visitors are definitely appealed by the stunning beauty of silky yellow rice carpet; in each situation, the terrace looks differently like a golden ladder to the paradise or a honey flow to the low land.
Lao Cai,rice fields,Y Ty,vietnam travel

Rice terraces valley in A Lu is a sight not to miss when visitors come to Y Ty. Photos: VNA

Lao Cai,rice fields,Y Ty,vietnam travel
As the autumn days slowly begin to cool, hordes of travelers and photographers continue to flock to the mountainous commune of Y Ty situated in the northern province of Lao Cai in order to savour the area’s magnificent views of white clouds. 
 
Lao Cai,rice fields,Y Ty,vietnam travel

Enjoying the sunset in Choan Then Village.

Lao Cai,rice fields,Y Ty,vietnam travel

Enjoying the sunset in Choan Then Village.

Lao Cai,rice fields,Y Ty,vietnam travel
Winding roads to the top of Ngai Thau peak are hidden in the clouds. 
Lao Cai,rice fields,Y Ty,vietnam travel

Between late August and early September is the harvest time. It is also the time when the rice fields change colour into yellow. The whole field is covered with the honey-yellow color of the ripen rice and extending to the infinity. 

Lao Cai,rice fields,Y Ty,vietnam travel

Y Ty's pallette is made up of yellow paddies, the green jungle, white clouds and the cozy brown of the ethnic minorities’ clay houses. Photos: VNA

Lao Cai,rice fields,Y Ty,vietnam travel
Lying 100 kilometers from Lao Cai City, Y Ty is a charming option for a glimpse of the golden paddy fields, though it's better-known for its clouds among the backpacking community.

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Harvest season begins in the mountains of Y Ty Commune

Harvest season begins in the mountains of Y Ty Commune

Located in the northwestern edge of Lao Cai Province's Bat Xat District, the Y Ty highlands are more than 2,000m above sea level, which gives it a mild climate all year round,

Yellow season arrives in Vietnam's northwestern region

Yellow season arrives in Vietnam's northwestern region

Autumn has arrived and brought the best season in the northwestern region. The forests, mountains and terraced rice fields are covered with a new brilliant bright yellow coat.