October is the time when you should take a few days off to discover the natural beauty all over Vietnam. In October, nature is surrounded by stunning landscape, colorful flowers and characteristic flavors. Here, we would like to introduce where to go in Vietnam in October including Ha Giang, Mu Cang Chai and Mekong Delta.
Coming to Ha Giang in the autumn, you will have the opportunity to admire the buckwheat flowers. Ha Giang mountain and forest has small winding trails and is enclosed by imposing mountains that make you clearly feel about the magnificent scenery.
In addition to the poetic beauty of buckwheat flowers, in this season, Ha Giang is a great destination for you to explore the brilliant yellow of terraced fields. Standing from a towering height to watch tortuous terraced fields will leave you a great impression on this wild land.
Mu Cang Chai
Paragliding is one of the favorite activities in Mu Cang Chai in October. Mu Cang Chai is extremely poetic and majestic from a great height. You will take the starting point at Khau Pha Pass, which is the tallest mountain in the Northwest region. Khau Pha Pass is located at an altitude of about 1,200 meters and surrounded by blue sea and floating white clouds.
From the parachute, you can see winding paths on the pass which looks like a soft silk ribbon with many sharp bends. Paragliding is considered to be an adventurous activity but it can be said that enjoying paragliding in the sky of Mu Cang Chai will bring memorable experiences for the journey.
Besides paragliding, in October, Mu Cang Chai is covered with the golden terraces. You also get a chance to take part in the goat fighting festival in Mu Cang Chai.
The farming techniques of the H’mong people here create breathtaking terraced fields which sometimes become the source of inspiration for visitors and photographers. In October, the rice fields begin to change into the rich yellow, which is similar to yellow silk scarves wrapping around the mountainside and hill slope.
October is the beginning of the flood season in Mekong Delta. If you are planning a trip to the Mekong Delta at this time, it is believed that you have an occasion to enjoy all the specialties that can be found nowhere. The mild climate, beautiful tropical fruit gardens, the relaxed atmosphere and the generosity of the locals are all the factors that make the Mekong Delta become an exotic paradise for visitors from all over the world. Quite a few tourists love this land because of the lovely personality of the local people. The Mekong Delta owns so many things that bring unforgettable memories to tourists. Many travel lovers said that nowhere can warm their hearts as the Southwest can do.
The article above just lists some of the good tourist destinations for the trip to Vietnam in October. There are many other places to visit in this month, for example, Da Lat and Phu Quoc. It is recommended that you refer to where to go in Vietnam in September.