UN Women supports ethnic women in Lao Cai Society

UN Women supports ethnic women in Lao Cai

A total of 600 poor households of ethnic groups in four communes of the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai which were severely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic received financial assistance to buy food and improve their livelihoods on December 4.
Water season in Y Ty: A ‘stairway to heaven’ in the sky Travel

Water season in Y Ty: A ‘stairway to heaven’ in the sky

Y Ty is a highland commune, located in Bat Xat district, more than 70 km from the center of Lao Cai city. Coming here in May or June, you can admire the water season of Y Ty. Golden fields with green areas of forests, the sky, and the surrounding cornfields.
'Pouring water season' in Y Ty Travel

'Pouring water season' in Y Ty

The best time to admire the golden rice fields in Y Ty in the northern province of Lao Cai is from September to October, however in 'pouring water season', starting from May to June, Y Ty is as beautiful as a watercolor painting.
Nearly 81,000 people visits Sa Pa on holiday Travel

Nearly 81,000 people visits Sa Pa on holiday

Sa Pa district in the mountainous province of Lao Cai welcomed a record of close to 81,000 visitors during the five-day national holiday from April 27 to May 1, up 18 percent from the same period last year.
Sa Pa tourism enjoys good start in New Year Travel

Sa Pa tourism enjoys good start in New Year

Sa Pa town in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai welcomed more than 77,000 visitors in the nine-day Lunar New Year holiday from February 2-10, up 17 percent over the same time in 2018, including 7,600 foreign tourists.
Homestay tourism in Sa Pa attracts holidaymakers Travel

Homestay tourism in Sa Pa attracts holidaymakers

Among the crowds of visitors in Sa Pa district in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai in the early days of 2018, many chose to stay at the homes of local ethnic minority people to experience the unique culture first-hand.