Moc Chau

Moc Chau Plateau has an average elevation of 1050m above the sea level. There are 12 ethnic groups living together in this fantastic land. The majority of them are Thai: 33%, Mong 18%, Kinh 15%, Lao, Chinese, Kho Mu, Dao, Tay…Annually, many festivals such as Ban Flower festival, Ceremony to pray for rain of white Thai People, Het Cha festival are held in the spring for a bumper harvest...



Moc Chau is comparable to Da Lat of the North West, traveling to Moc Chau in the summer or winter, on the white foggy spreading on the mountain days or on the sunny days with sunlight covering all the forests make visitors amazed by the natural beauty of Moc Chau. Moc Chau is always beautiful in whatever season and you can enjoy this destination during your motorbike tour Vietnam with us.

January and February - the peach and plum blossom seasons: In Moc Chau, Plums are planted in fields, sometimes even cover a village. Therefore, when plum flowers bloom, no flowers dare to compare with the plum flower beauty.

To see the plum blossom, you should go to Moc Chau at the end of the year and in the early of the New Year. In the villages of Long Luong, Thong Cuong, Pa Phach, Na Ka plum valley, and Ang are the best places where the most beautiful flowers are gathered, and you have to go deeply into the village to have the best photos.

October to December - the season of white colza flowers and wildflowers bloom: From October to 12 the wildflowers, and white colza flowers begin to bloom, white colza flowers covered all the hills. The white colza hills stretch like a big carpet. In this period of time, all over the villages in Moc Chau are covered by a pure white of the flowers.

The most beautiful places where you can witness the best colza flowers are the area behind the pine forest of Ang village, Pa Phach village, Coc village...

April  to August - ripe plum and cool climate: When the spring ends and hot summer days come, Moc Chau will be a great destination for you to escape the heat of the plain.

Moc Chau plateau is cool all year, at this time, in Moc Chau, there are not many flowers, but there are plum and peach flowers for you to pick.

March and April - season of Ban flowers: Around March, at the end of spring, Ban flowers start to bloom. But they bloom a little bit on the hills. If you want to see Ban flowers you have to go up to the area near the city of Son La, not in the town.



It can be said that the atmosphere in Moc Chau is precious. The summer is cool, the winter is a little bit cold, the winter is cold and the spring is warm.

Moc Chau attracts visitors with fresh air and peaceful scenery. The most favoirit sites are Son Moc Huong cave, pine forests, Dai Yem waterfall, Phieng Luong peak, and cultural identity of the Mong, Thai and Dao ethnic groups.

Located in the center of the district is the Son Moc Huong cave, also known as the Bat cave, with beautiful sparkling stalks with various shapes inside the cave. From the gate, tourists can observe the town of Moc Chau.

Coming to Moc Chau, besides admiring the natural beauty, visitors can learn about the traditional culture of the ethnic community living here. Visitors can reach Long Luong (Long Luong Commune), Van Ho (Van Ho Commune) of the Mong ethnic group, or Ang Village (Dong Sang Commune), and Vat village (Muong Sang Commune) of the Thai group to take part in the Cultural festival of the Mong people on 30th of August and the 2nd of September every year.

Moc Chau plateau is also one of the major centers for tea growing and dairy farming in the country. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has identified Moc Chau as one of the five key dairy development areas in Vietnam.

Visitors come here to wander on the green hills of tea, in the fields of white colza flowers in the air of coldness when the autumn comes, or on the hills full of peaches and white plum flowers in the warm spring weather, enjoy a glass of fresh and hot milk to dispel the coldness of winter and buy dairy products and cashew nuts as gifts.

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