200km from Hanoi, Ta Xua is the favourite destination of the photographers and young people who love travelling. In addition to billowing sea of cloud, when the spring comes, this area is filled with cherry trees blooming showing the pristine, wild beauty. Travelers will have opportunities to discover life, customs and culture of the peoples here. Ta Xua is also known for the ancient shang tea trees– the famous speciality tea that anyone finds to buy when coming here.
|In spring, Ta Xua is filled with peach blossom|
Having an opportunities to watch the H'mong girls in brilliant brocade dress picking tea buds in endless green of the mountains is an impressive moment that not all the visitors coming here luckily get.
There are two ways to reach the highest peak are from Tram Tau (Yen Bai) and Bac Yen (Son La). The highest peak of Ta Xua range is 2865 m high, this place still remains the vestige of the flagpole that Vietnamese military plug in the war against French colonialism.
|The sea of cloud in Ta Xua|
Moc Chau (Son La)
Moc Chau is a great destination in the Lunar New Year, because travel is convenient, not too distant, so it is suitable for many people who need a outdoor trip after the moments gathering around the warm meals with family. It is cold but very beautiful, with valleys filled with peach, plum blossoms. Visitors can immerse in the atmosphere of Tet of Hmong ethnic, admire the tea hills in the early mist, or try to conquer the Pha Luong peak which is known as the roof of Moc Chau.
|Pha Luong- the roof of Moc Chau|
Coming to Moc Chau is coming to the green tea plantation here. The thing that urge most tourists to enjoy coming to this land is to watch and admire the tea plantation in shape of the heart in this place. Especially, young people like to go to a heart tea plantation to capture beautiful photos on their memory. Moc Chau has three beautiful heart tea plantations attracting tourists to come here. The tea plantation takes on a particular beauty that visitors only see in Moc Chau.
|The tea beds are arranged in shape of the hearts|