In addition to Ban Gioc Waterfall, the Cao Bang tourism journey has many destinations that have attracted the attention of tourists in recent years. Nature has favorably bestowed this Northeastern land with many magnificent but also extremely romantic beauty. In this article, let’s discover the 5 most attractive places for tourists on the Ban Gioc Waterfall Tour in Cao Bang!
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What’s beautiful about Cao Bang?
“How many kilometers is Cao Bang from Hanoi?” This is the question of many people traveling to Ban Gioc Waterfall for the first time in Cao Bang. With a distance of about 240km and countless beautiful natural landscapes along the way, we are sure that tourists will also “fall in love” and forget their fatigue. Moreover, if you can see with your own eyes the top 5 most beautiful places in Cao Bang below, visitors will probably want to return to this land of genius many more times.
Cao Bang tourism with 5 most beautiful sights
1. The majestic Ban Gioc Waterfall
It is said that traveling to Cao Bang without visiting Ban Gioc Waterfall is a big omission. Ban Gioc Waterfall is inherently a tourist destination of great interest to tourists, belonging to the Cao Bang Global Geopark complex recognized by UNESCO globally. Located in Dam Thuy commune, Trung Khanh district, Cao Bang province, with a fresh and cool climate all year round, Ban Gioc Waterfall naturally becomes the most spectacular and beautiful waterfall in Vietnam.
Ban Gioc Waterfall is divided into two parts: one part is located on the Vietnam-China border with the border of Quy Son River, and the other part is completely within the territory of Vietnam. From the top of the waterfall to the foot of the waterfall, there is a height of about 100m, causing the fast water to fall like a smooth white silk strip, then splashing white foam at the bottom of the lake. If you want to feel the grandeur of Ban Gioc waterfall, visitors should go to Ban Gioc waterfall tour from Hanoi in the summer. From June to September, Cao Bang turns into the rainy season with the most abundant water. However, if you love peace, travel to Cao Bang in the remaining months to enjoy the airy atmosphere by the gentle flowing waterfall.
2. Pac Bo relic site with a heroic history
Located in Truong Ha Commune, Ha Quang District, Pac Po is a beautiful and meaningful Cao Bang tourist destination for you to visit. Visiting this historic site, visitors to the Cao Bang tour will have the most authentic view of the simple, rustic, and “really luxurious” life of Uncle Ho – the beloved leader of our Vietnamese nation.
As a military base areas can always face danger, but the scene at Pac Bo Relic is always strangely peaceful. Between the four sides are mountains, forests, clouds, caves, and murmuring streams, visitors can clearly feel the intense life that is always present here. Lenin stream water is always a clear blue color day by day flowing down through many rapids. Sometimes it bursts with white foam, at other times it murmurs softly like pure white silk. The stream flowing through Pac Bo cave was also formerly where Uncle Ho used to sit and fish by the shore after every working hour, next to a precarious stone table “translation of the Party”.
Standing from the side of the cave, visitors can see the scenery of mountains and hills, with vast golden rice fields, peaceful villages, and colorful forests of trees and flowers. Urban tourists often escape the sweltering summer sun and find the Pac Bo relic site in Cao Bang, which is both cool as a fairy scene and relaxed in the soul.
3. Tran Hung Dao forest relic
Tran Hung Dao primeval forest in Tam Kim commune, Nguyen Binh district, Cao Bang is recognized as a special national historical relic and is one of the rare primeval forests that still retains its natural, unspoiled beauty and cool and pleasant climate all year round. The average temperature in this forest falls between 15 and 20 degrees Celsius, just a thin shirt is enough for visitors to walk in this fairy forest.
Tran Hung Dao Forest Special National Monument is a place to store many artifacts associated with historical periods of our country, especially associated with the revolutionary activities of President Ho Chi Minh and General Vo Nguyen Giap. This place witnessed the moment when the Vietnam Propaganda and Liberation Army Team was officially established and our army fought the first two battles of Na Ngan and Phai Khat forts. Cao Bang tourists can also visit the memorial of the martyrs and the 34 tombs of the Cao-Bac-Lang heroes who fell for the independence and freedom of the nation. Young generations often come to Tran Hung Dao historical sites to visit the scenery of smooth green forests and also an opportunity to express their deep gratitude to the generations of their ancestors. Some other places that you can visit are the Temple of General Vo Nguyen Giap, Slam Cao Mountain, the gallery, Phia Den, Phia Oac eco-zone,…
4. Nguom Ngao Cave – Top 5 most beautiful sights in Cao Bang
Nguom Ngao Cave is also a famous scenic spot in Cao Bang that visitors who go on the Ban Gioc waterfall tour for 3 days and 2 nights must definitely visit. The climate inside the cave is always cool and pleasing to the people, so visitors can choose to travel to Nguom Ngao Cave at any time of the year.
The system of natural stalactites and stalagmites has created a vivid and interesting Nguom Ngao impact. The cave has a total length of about 2114m with 3 main gates including Ban Thuon, Nguom Lom, and Nguom Ngao. Stepping into the cave is like being lost in a fairy world. Visitors to the Northeast can unleash their creativity and imagine what shape the stone statues have: this is a fairy, that is a Buddha, and next to them is a statue of a grandfather and grandmother,… More specifically, in the cave, there are also stone lutes that, when tapped, melodious music like the sound of a trumpet will make many visitors enjoy.
5. Ho Thang Hen – Top 5 most beautiful sights in Cao Bang
The last sight that we recommend for you when traveling to Cao Bang is Thang Hen Lake – a place known as the fairy scene in everyday life. With a shuttle-shaped shape with a length of up to 3000m and a width of about 1000m, the lake includes 36 large and small lakes on the top of a high mountain.
Tourists traveling to Ban Gioc Waterfall Cao Bang to visit Thang Hen Lake at any time of the year also feel its peaceful calm. The beautiful small boats, the silhouette of the industrious ferryman, or the scenery of mountains and hills in the clouds always leave in the minds of travelers unforgettable emotions. Around the lake, there are rows of whispering green trees, reaching out to reflect in the clear blue water. A few rays of sunlight gently landed on the calm lake, making the lake surface suddenly become sparkling full of magic.
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Cao Bang tourism walking at Ban Gioc waterfall, Thang Hen lake, Nguom Ngao cave,… always gives visitors great experiences. Hopefully, with the top 5 beautiful Cao Bang tourist attractions that we just mentioned above, visitors will have an interesting and memorable trip. If you have any feedback or need help, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org!