(BGO) – The mountainous district of Son Dong is a tourist destination any visitor should not miss when visiting the northern province of Bac Giang.
Located around 80km from the centre of Bac Giang city, 60km from Ha Long city (Quang Ninh) and 60km from Lang Son city (Lang Son), and boasting a mountainous terrain dotted with lakes, streams and vast grass hills, Son Dong can offer tourists with many ecological tourism activities.
Some noticeable destinations in Song Dong include the camping site of Dong Cao in Thach Son commune, Khe Ro primeval forest in An Lac commune, Khe Chao lake in Long Son commune and Ba Tia waterfall in Thanh Son town to the west of famous Yen Tu tourist site.
Each year, Son Dong welcomes thousands of visitors both in and outside the province.
Provincial road No. 293 connecting Bac Giang city with Son Dong district has been completed, narrowing the distance between the plain and the mountainous area.
An Chau valley, the centre of mountainous Son Dong district.
A stream in Khe Ro primeval forest.
Ba Tia waterfall, a well-known landscape at the base of Yen Tu mountain
Art troupe of Na O hamlet, An Lac commune is performing at a community-based tourism village.
Dong Cao, an attractive tourist destination.
Raft-rowing competition in Khe Chao lake, Long Son commune.