Besides the experience of hunting clouds or admiring the rice fields in the northern mountains, nowadays young tourists also come to the green steppes to enjoy the fresh air and get away from the hustle and bustle of city life.
Throughout Vietnam, there are many beautiful grasslands that not everyone knows about. These vast green steppes are located in the middle of the majestic scenery of rolling hills and mountains, they have a pristine and majestic beauty like the famous “Mongolian steppes” that make visitors “fall in love at first sight”.
Suoi Thau steppe – Ha Giang
Suoi Thau steppe is one of the destinations that attract travel enthusiasts. This place has the most poetic picture-like scenery, especially in autumn.
Suoi Thau is about 5 km from Coc Pai town, Xin Man district, Ha Giang province, and is located at an altitude of over 1,200m above sea level. Although this place is a beautiful steppe in Ha Giang, few people know it. it. That is why Suoi Thau still retains its original majestic beauty.
Each season, the Suoi Thau steppe has a different impressive landscape. Autumn is the time to change the season: the rice is ripe and golden, the buckwheat flowers are blooming, and they create a feeling of lightness and poetry. Outside the steppe are rice fields, green corn fields, rustic houses of the Mong people, and vast fields of buckwheat flowers.
The route to Suoi Thau is quite arduous because of the winding road with rocky roads to steep, winding roads. Visitors need to follow the map carefully to find the way to this steppe. Even on the way to Suoi Thau, they can admire the majestic scenery of the Ha Giang mountains.
If tourists have the opportunity to visit Suoi Thau in the early morning, they can also hunt the sea of clouds covering the mountains and hills. In this position, every afternoon they can admire the extremely poetic sunset as well.
Dong Lam steppe – Lang Son
Dong Lam steppe, also known as Huu Lien steppe, is a famous tourist destination in Lang Son province, not too far from Hanoi, about 130km. This place is a large land surrounded by mountains, winding rivers, and green lawns, even the beauty of the Dong Lam steppe is favored by many tourists and it is likened to the “Mongolian steppe of Vietnam”.
Dong Lam steppe possesses extremely special natural beauty, like a girl who knows how to change in each season. When the water rises, Dong Lam looks very majestic, after the rains, the green steppe becomes more beautiful than ever with the clear jade green river, and the large mounds suddenly turn into a small island.
The dry season in this steppe is equally poetic, the natural landscape is covered by wide, green fields, along with herds of grazing horses and buffaloes. The vast steppe and the herds of free-ranging horses have become a special feature that attracts countless tourists to come here.
Dong Cao steppe – Bac Giang
Dong Cao is not a strange name to backpackers. Dong Cao steppe is located in Thach Son commune, Son Dong district, Bac Giang province, about 150km from Hanoi. This is also an indispensable check-in place for any tourist.
Dong Cao is a destination with many grasslands and large rocks, undulating like a battle of rock and stone. The vast expanses of grass and the towering cliffs next to the immense green forests give Dong Cao a captivating beauty. This is an ideal camping place to enjoy life and nature.
From the top of the mountain, visitors can see the whole vast Dong Cao area. They can admire the beauty of the sunrise peeking through the thin mist every morning on this steppe. If they are lucky, on the days after the rain or cold, they may encounter a sea of billowing and floating white clouds.
With fresh air and unspoiled beauty, Dong Cao steppe is a perfect picnic spot. Guests will enjoy a life in harmony with nature, which is ideal for short trips or weekends. The beauty of this place is the harmony between heaven and earth. Dong Cao steppe hides the mystery of the great thousand, always prompting visitors to explore.