April 05, 2017 | 22:48 (GMT+7)
Cloud hunting in Ta Xua
PANO - Ta Xua mountains are located in Bac Yen district, Son La province, north of Vietnam. Even though the route to Ta Xua is difficult to travel, especially on rainy days, it still attracts numerous foreign and domestic travelers to experience once the adventure of cloud - hunters in Vietnam.
The best time to go for a cloud hunting trip to Ta Xua is from December to March. Ta Xua’s three main mountain tops create a line, called as “dinosaur backbone”. Rather than riding a motorbike, most visitors choose to walk in order to enjoy the full journey of "cloud hunting." Those fluffy clouds are best to be hunted at dawn.
The People’s Army Newspaper Online would like to present some images in Ta Xua commune, taken by reporter Hoang Ha.
At 6am, travelers trekking along the path to the “dinosaur backbone”
The narrow road at the 2,800m altitude above sea level bringing visitors unforgettable experiences.
Travelers usually taking photos and enjoying the beauty of the mountains and clouds at the peak near the end of “dinosaur backbone”
Rustic wildflowers on Ta Xua mountains
A traveler taking photos of clouds on Ta Xua
Clouds on Ta Xua mountains making all travelers here feel like they are standing right in paradise
Translated by Hong Thanh