Meo Vac locates in the Dong Van karst plateau park of Ha Giang province. It is the highland district in the North pole of Vietnam with a majestic view and peaceful atmosphere. Meo Vac is not only a charming land, but also an ideal destination for tourists who love exploring and experiencing.
Meo Vac village (Meo Vac) lays in a small valley at the bottom of the rocky mountains. The main terrain of Meo Vac is karst landscape, mostly created by limestone with Nho Que (Nho Quế) river flowing through. Most of land use here is for agriculture, which accounts for about 12,100 ha. Local people exploit and cultivate many medical plants, herbs, ginsengs, etc. In recent years, tourism in Meo Vac have been also focused to develop strongly by the government.
Ma Pi Leng Pass
Going on a journey to Meo Vac, visitors not only immerse themselves in the incredibly charming space, but also get to know about unique culture of the ethnic people when visiting the Vu Mong (Vũ Mông) carnival, Khau Vai (Khâu Vải) or Phong Luu (Phong Lưu) love market. More importantly, it would be so regrettable if coming to Meo Vac without conquering Ma Pi Leng (Mã Pí Lèng) pass. Ma Pi Leng is a mountain range with a height of 2000 m above sea level, located in the territory of Ba Vi commune, Meo Vac district. It is said the journey will not be accomplished because this pass is considered as the top moutain pass, also the most amazing wonder of Ha Giang. Ma Pi Leng is very attractive to visitors, especially international tourists, who come here to admire the majestic natural scenery in one of the top four moutain peaks in northern Vietnam.
The local ethnic minority in Meo Vac
Similar to Dong Van, discovery of Meo Vac is about conquering dangerous roads and high mountain. Therefore, when coming to Meo Vac, do not forget to prepare all necessities like good shoes, medicine, camera, food, etc.