The event is to promote the special cultural features of the ethnic minority group in mountainous area while simultaneously developing the local tourism sector.

An aerial view of kapok trees with red flowers

It will involve a wide range of activities such as ethnic costume competition, and Khen flute performance of the H'mong ethnic group.

During the event tourists will have opportunities to enjoy taking photos in the kapok flower forest in Po Pi A hamlet, visiting Dong Van Karst Plateau, a UNESCO-recognized Global Geopark, and planting kapok trees.

It is part of a traditional festival to celebrate the Khen (panpine) of the H'mong ethnic group who reside in Ha Giang province.

Source: VNA