Moc Chau Plateau

Moc Chau Plateau is located in the southeast of Son La province, nearly 200 km away from Hanoi to Northwest, sharing the border with Vietnam and Laos with a length of about 41 kilometers. This plateau is said to be a paradise of sun, wind, flowers paddy fields and green tea plantations. If you are natural landscapes lover, Moc Chau will be a suitable destination which helps you change the air out of the bustle of the city in Vietnam trip.

Moc Chau

Coming to Moc Chau, you can find a variety of ecosystems with many famous spots such as Moc Chau Tea Hill, Dai Yem waterfalls, Son Moc Huong cave (Doi Cave), Ang village’s pine forest, ... Also, you can visit teak hill, peach garden, plum garden, dairy farm, … Another attraction in Moc Chau which you should not skip is visiting the local villages with ethnic minorities community. For the best experience, you can stay in a homestay, explore a unique culture and try local food of Hmong, Thai, Dzao and Muong’s people, including some small villages such as Ang village, Pa Phach village, Hua Tat village, … Other cultural villages, together with the Phieng Luong Peak and the Chien Vien Pagoda, also make Moc Chau a destination with relics and sites of great natural and historical values.

Moc Chau Plateau

Located in the northern moutainous area of Vietnam, Moc Chau owns a temperate climate with average temperatures of 18- 20°C. The summer often has rainfall happening mostly from May to July. However, in each season, you can find this land have different interesting points. For example, you can explore the season of peach and plum blossom from January to February, experience Het Cha festival in March, come and to catch the beauty of the flowers bloom white hills and cauliflowers in November or discover other interesting places from April to August. With the convenient weather and location, it’s a great destination to visit in almost every season of the year.
 
From Hanoi, you can get to Moc Chau by private car, about 6-8 hours depending on weather conditions. This plateau is also one of the well-known tourist destinations in the Northwest of Vietnam, it’s often combined with famous places such as Mai Chau, Mu Cang Chai, Sapa or Son La, Dien Bien, Lai Chau. Especially, if you are interested in adventures, you can find moutain bike tours or motorbike tours in Moc Chau to experience a unique journey and explore the authentic beauty of Vietnam. If you need any information about Moc Chau, please don’t feel free to contact Travel Authentic Asia!

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