The Best Destinations In Northern Vietnam To Hunt The Cloud

The Best Destinations In Northern Vietnam To Hunt The Cloud

With the majestic sceneries and magical topography, northern Vietnam becomes the familiar destination of those who love to find out the new beautiful sites and capture the most amazing moments that nature rarely brings to us. And hunting the cloud is a traveling trend that young people in Vietnam and the traveling lovers are so interested in. So, here we are so excited to introduce you the best destinations in northern Vietnam to hunt the most amazing cloud sea.

Ta Xua, Son La

The Best Destinations In Northern Vietnam To Hunt The Cloud

Far from Hanoi about 200 km, Ta Xua emerges as a famous destination for young people to take the beautiful photos of the cloud sea in the unreal paradise. The way to get there is not dangerous, you don’t have to climb, and it is just only about 45 km from the town of Bac Yen. It is the first choice for the majority of people who want to admire the extremely cloudy sight.

The best time to hunt the cloud in Ta Xua usually lasts from November to the end of  March. Or more accurately, the cloudy season in Ta Xua is from October to April in the lunar calendar.

When you’re there, you can take photos of the sea of cloud comfortably until about 10 or 11 am. Features of Ta Xua is mountains surrounded so the very quiet and floating clouds gather together. Therefore when the sun rises high, the temperature is also up, the cloud is like thicker,  you can enjoy sightseeing without worrying about fast-moving clouds.

Also, on the journey of discovery, you will also market entry of many wildflowers grow in flower beds covered walkway, not including the name of the mountain flowers forests also contributes to seem poetic, hauntingly for a magnificent mountain area.

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Hang Dong, Son La

Hang Dong belongs to the territory of the communes of Bac Yen district, Son La province, which is considered the rooftop of Son La province at the altitude of 2,000 meters above the sea.

The best time to hunt the cloud in Hang Dong is from September to March, this duration is the most appropriate because the temperature drops, accompanied by drizzle and high humidity, creating perfect conditions for the sea of clouds appear every morning.

Even the hot summer days, the temperature there is also lower than other places from 5 to 7 degrees Celsius which is the most ideal condition to be able to watch the cloud sea, the combination of the cold air, humidity, and a wide valley makes up the sea of the dreamy fluffy white clouds. All necessary and sufficient conditions make Hang Dong be a gorgeous "hunting cloud" destination.

The Best Destinations In Northern Vietnam To Hunt The Cloud

Mount Lao Than, Lao Cai

Lao Than mountain is located in Lao Cai which is the highest peak of the mountainous commune of Y Ty, Bat Xat district. This is the perfect place for climbing and hunting clouds on the terrain of thousand meters in height with very pleasant and nice views.

You must have good health to conquer this peak of 2.826 meters. 2 days 1 night is just the right time for your hunting cloud trip. Along the trail to the top, you will have the happy moments to capture the best photos, have a chance to camp overnight with your friends in the forest as well as witness the sunset and dawn in this mountainous region.

Trekking is not too complicated, you just take 5 to 6 hours climbing to the point of break. It takes about an hour from the slopes to reach orgasm. However, the road to the top of the whole shrub, thorn trees, strong winds, you should consider help from local people to navigate you.

Muoi Mountain, Lao Cai

Muoi Mountain is a part of Bach Moc Luong Tu range with the highest peak of 3,000 meters, this is the natural boundary between Lai Chau and Lao Cai and the familiar name of adventurers and photographers. It is one of the destinations in the north of Vietnam to hunt the most beautiful cloud sea.

To conquer Muoi mountain, you have to take 3 days and 2 nights. The best time to hunt the cloud in Muoi mountain is in winter when there are no intense rains and the trekking trails are not slippery.

The Best Destinations In Northern Vietnam To Hunt The Cloud

You also have the opportunity to watch the fantasy starry night with millions of twinkling stars. But, it is in the winter, so remember to wear warm enough, the cold weather in the mountains is not a joke. We highly recommend you to prepare many clothes, scarf, gloves, socks, sleeping bags, thermal pads, carpet cushion cover insulated sleeping.

Y Ty, Lao Cai

Y Ty is an upland commune of Lao Cai province in the north. It is one of the most famous places to hunt the cloud for the adventurers. Located at an altitude of 1,805 m, Y Ty is covered by fog all year round.

Climbing higher, visitors will feel like their hands are in the spotless white sea of clouds and sunshine flooded in glistening silver. The winding mountain clouds make the scenery even more attractive.

The perfect time to hunt the cloud in Y Ty is from the August of the previous year to March next year.

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