About Hoang Su Phi

Hoang Su Phi terraced fields appear mostly in 6 communes: Ban Luoc, San Sa Ho, Ban Phung, Ho Thau, Nam Ty and Thong Nguyen. In which, Ban Phung and Ban Luoc villages are home to the highest terraced fields in Vietnam, known as "Stairway to Heaven".

Best Time To Visit Hoang Su Phi

* From January to March, spring festivals take place here, peach and pear gardens race to bloom. You can go trekking and mountain climbing to admire beautiful azalea forests.

* April to June is the water season in Hoang Su Phi. You will be able to see the terraced fields during the rice planting season.

* September and October is the season of ripe rice, making it a stunning picture.

(Feb - Apr)

Peach blossoms in full bloom

Clouds obscure the passes

Fog covered the path

Light drizzle

Azalea flower blooms in Tay Con Linh

(May - Jul)

Summer showers

Hot and dry

Scorching hot

Sparkling water pouring on terraced fields

Forest cicadas singing

(Aug - Oct)

Golden sunshine

Fresh air

Fog covered the path

Golden rice is fragrant on the terraced fields

The most beautiful time of the year

(Nov - Jan)

White frost on the leaf

Bitterly cold

Difficult to move

Temperature drops sharply at night

Deserted mountains


You can take a shuttle to Ha Giang then rent a car (return it when coming back to Hanoi), or drive your own car, bike straight to Hoang Su Phi. The distance from Hanoi to Hoang Su Phi is 300km and the road goes through many steep passes, so be careful and steady.

Explore Hoang Su Phi

The season of azaleas blooming on the top of West Kunling

Not only buckwheat flowers, peach blossoms, plum blossoms, pear blossoms, Ha Giang also has a beautiful flower that is rhododendron. Unlike lowland flowers, rhododendrons choose to grow at an altitude of more than 2,431m above sea level. The low rhododendron bushes that grow beneath the ancient trees of the primeval old-growth forest covered with moss show off beautifully. The azalea season in West Kunling usually lasts only about 1 month, from March to April every year. Therefore, visitors will have to take advantage to see the brilliant beauty of the "queen of flowers". West Kunling Ha Giang peak is located in 2 districts, Vi Xuyen and Hoang Su Fei with an altitude of 2,431m. This place is likened to the "roof of the Northeast" with rich vegetation. Every 3rd month, the whole mountain is covered in the pinkish-purple hue of rhododendrons. Large azalea bushes show off their captivating beauty. It is known that rhododendrons are beautiful but also fade, flowers are beautiful only for about 1 month. In addition to low-bush rhododendrons, there are also ancient high-stemmed rhododendrons on the top of West Kunling. Delicate petals with a bright pink hue look incredibly pleasing to the eye. Visiting West Kunling this season, visitors cannot help but admire the great beauty of the scenery here. Azaleas in the afternoon light are mesmerizing. The cascading flowers bloom in the cool weather of Ha Giang in March 3. In addition to dark pink, rhododendrons also have a pink type, large wings but also quite thin, easily crushed. The ancient rhododendrons have a height of tens of meters, the stump is large with a large diameter. The characteristics of azaleas are very fragrant, the cotton shape is somewhat cupped, it looks simple but extraordinarily attractive. Azaleas are in the blooming season, many tourists choose to come to Ha Giang on this occasion to admire the "heartwarming" beauty of this flower because it is only once a year. Golden rhododendrons nestled in the morning mist on the top of West Kunling. Compared to pink, colors such as yellow or red are somewhat less. This flower is beautiful but not fresh for long, so if you want to admire this beautiful scenery, you need to take advantage of the schedule and come here as soon as possible. According to VnTravel

Nature & Adventure 21/03/2024

The season of azaleas blooming on the top of West Kunling

In March 3, the peak of West Con Linh (Ha Giang) seems to put on a new color, which is the typical pink and purple color of the "queen of flowers" - rhododendron.

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