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Attractive Cao Bang
Cao Bang, capital
of the province of the same name, is a small town at 300 m altitude
mild climate. This northern province bordering China is inhabited
nine ethnic groups including the Tay, Nung, Dao and H'mong.
Temperate climate with four seasons, pintemps, summer, autumn and
winter, and even light snow in the winter to as high as some
mountainous regions Trung Khanh Linh and Tra. The temperature is
highest in May and the coldest in January. The average temperature
is 25-28 º C in summer and 16-17 ° C in winter.
In addition to the historical sites related to the August Revolution
of 1945, the region of Cao Bang has several tourist attractions very
attractive with beautiful mountains and rivers.
The Ban Gioc waterfalls
Marking the border with China, Thac Ban Gioc are the most
spectacular waterfalls in the country. Pits 300 m wide with an
elevation of 53 m, they are terraced on three levels. They are fed
by the waters of the Quay Its speed varies depending on the season.
The maximum flow is generally observed in summer. The waters are
collapsed in heavy rumblings audible for miles, giving a nascent
misty halo dress all the way up the cliff. This high concentration
of water in the air under the cool surroundings. In nature
triumphant French settlers had begun installing a spa furnished
cottages along the river. It came to be reinvigorated, fish and hunt
deer. If the Chinese side, the tourism infrastructure have grown
dramatically, the Vietnamese side is preserved in its original
Nguom Ngao Cave
Just 2 km from the waterfall to the sprawling cave Nguom Ngao,
considered one of the most beautiful caves in Vietnam. It can be
accessed through two entrances, but most visitors come by to stand
by one another. The galleries are about 3 km long, and one of them
leads to some not falling, where is an entry called "secret".
Pac Bo Cave
Pac Bo, Tay source dialect, is located in the commune of Ha Truong
sixty kilometers from Cao Bang and three of the Chinese border, at
the intersection of rivers and T'rung Mang. The site contains the
Coc Bo Cave, where Ho Chi Minh took refuge in 1941, on his return
from a long journey of 30 years worldwide. For nearly four years he
lived in this cave. Ho Chi Minh named the stream that ran in front
of his cave the "Lenin" and a neighboring mountain "peak Karl Marx."
A one kilometer from the Coc Bo cave, found the barracks Khuoi Nam,
where Ho Chi Minh presided in May 1941, the 8th Plenum of the
Central Committee of the Vietnamese Communist Party.
Thang Hen Lake
About twenty kilometers from Cao Bang, Lake Thang Then looks like a
miniature Halong Bay with its 36 lakes, especially in the rainy
season. The rest of the year, small lakes are dry except the main
lake Thang Then. Appears the mouth of a cave that can be visited by
Legend has it that Chang Sung was once a beautiful and intelligent
young man loved his mother, who had decided that his son would be
Mandarin, and marry a beautiful girl. After brilliant studies, Chang
Sung was received in support of mandarin. An official letter
notifying him the good news * reliable, ordering him to go to the
Royal Palace a week later. The mother then passed to the second
stage of his plan, and hastily arranged a marriage with Biooc Luong
(Yellow Flower), a beautiful girl. Chang Sung, overwhelmed with
happiness, almost forgot his royal appointment, just to remember
that day. Not wanting to risk disappointing her mother, iI appealed
to the forces of darkness to help reach the Royal Palace in time,
with a flock of giant leaps. Unfortunately, clumsy is disoriented,
he injured, creating each step, a new small crater. The last bond
placed at the top of Ma Phuc Pass, where he died exhausted before
turning to stone. In the rainy season, the 36 craters filled with
water giving rise to 36 lakes Thang Hen ...
In the province of Cao Bang, mainly populated by Tay, Nung then,
H'mong, Dao, Kinh and Lolo, Narang market is among the most
beautiful provincial markets.
Phuc Sen Village
The village artisans specialize in traditional forge. The village is
situated on the road towards Ban Gioc Waterfalls.
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