Lao Cai is a highland border province in the Northern Midlands and Mountains region of Vietnam. With 25 ethnic groups living together, Lao Cai becomes a land rich in cultural identity, historical traditions and cultural heritages. The fact that the provinces of Phu Tho, Yen Bai and Lao Cai jointly exploit tourism to the origin is to promote this strength and has attracted the attention of tourists.
Did you know: Mount Fansipan in the Hoang Lien Son mountain range in Lao Cai is the highest mountain in Vietnam with an altitude of 3143m.
- Area: 6,383,9 km²
- Population: 656,900 people
- Region: Northwest
- Administrative division: 1 city, 1 town and 7 districts
- Phone code: 214
- License plate: 24