- Overview about Mau Son Mountain
Mau Son is considered the roof of the Northeastern Vietnam where has Mau Son Mount that people are always eager to conquer for even one time. It is border and also the harmony of sky and land, mountains and clouds, the convergence of the cultural characters of the nation which has undergone through several centuries but still strongly survive till these days.
Mau Son Mountain
Mau Son mountain is surrounded by hundreds of small mountains. Climate is temperate. In winter, temperatures in Mau Son may be down below zero and snow, ice rain appear. The average temperature here is 15.5 ° C, the mount is covered by clouds all year round. In summer, sunlight brilliantly shines everywhere and more surprisingly in the spring, the land is painted with red of cherry blossom and other colorful flowers.
Hydrangea in Mau Son Mount
- How to get to Mau Son Mountain
At the height of 1600 meter above sea level, Mau Son is well-known under another name “snow kingdom”. Conquer Mau Son is desire of many young people. From Hanoi capital city, you can take a car from Gia Lam station or ride motorbikes with a group of friends to Mau Son.
The road to Mau Son Mountain in summer
The road to Mau Son Mountain in … winter
You may be tired with the noisy atmosphere of Sapa or Tam Dao and want to explore the quiet wild and rather sad appearance of the nature. Mau Son would be a great choice. Taking with you a camera, you can have yourself unique photos on the road.
The overview of road to Mau Son
Riding a motorbike is not a bad idea for a Mau Son trip
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- What are special things you can find in Mau Son?
Mau Son is famous for snow tea, six spurs chicken, incense frogs, forest limes, Mau Son wine … Mau Son’s peaches are big and sweet. This place also has a delicious kind of tea called snow tea. Mau Son fragrant wine is brewed with some special herbs being found only in Mau Son. Coming to Mau Son, you will not only enjoy the scenery, the fresh air, but also immerse in the simple life with the culture of the ethnic minorities here.
Roasted chicken – specialty of Mau Son
Mau Son’s peaches
Hotels in Mau Son are always available, gathered on the mountain. Residents here are also hospitable. With the nice position and well-equipped rooms, affordable prices from 120.000 -200.000 VND, visitors will have many choices.
Guest house in Mau Son
Going higher to the mount, you will be surprised by tens of house built in the architecture of the ancient French villa.
French style house
If you decide to overnight in Mau Son, you can relax and soak in the bath with drugs leaves of the Dao ethnic and have a dinner with San Tuyet tea. You can also buy several piles of wood to have a warm campfire. In the middle of the wild nature and the cold of mountain wind, drinking Mau Son wine brewed from streams water and traditional medicine and seeing the warm flames will bring you the unforgetable gentle moments.
Campfire in Mau Son