Phong Tho Overview
Phong Tho is a mountainous district of Lai Chau province in the northwest Vietnam region which is granted many attraction places for travelers to discover such as Dao San Plateau, Vang Po Hot Spring, Ma Lu Thang Border Gate, Heart Falls, Bach Moc Luong Tu mountain, Vang Pheo village.
As same as other place in northwest area of Vietnam, Phong Tho has the typical tropical climate with dry and rainy season. The rainy season lasts from May to September every year with much rain, high temperature and humidity while other months are dry season. It is suggested you travel to Phong Tho in dry season for more safety and able to discovery more things.
Traveling by road from Hanoi to Phong Tho is a best way to discover the northwest of Vietnam. The road goes uphill and downhill alternately with many sharp bends make you have different feeling and capture amazing sceneries.
Hiking is the best way to discover the district of Phong Tho. Trekking allow you the opportunity to explore Phong Tho tropical forest, green mountains, hill tribe villages and experience close with the local.