Lao Cai is a highland border province in the Northwest of Vietnam. 296 km from Hanoi. The East borders with Ha Giang province, the West borders with Son La and Lai Chau provinces, the South borders with Yen Bai province. The North borders with Yunnan province of China
With 25 ethnic groups living together, Lao Cai becomes a land rich in cultural identity, historical traditions and cultural heritages. In which, Vietnamese people accounted for the majority, appeared early and especially accounted for a high proportion in the 1960s because of the reclamation movement and cadres were transferred from Hai Phong city, Phu Tho, Thai Binh, Ha Nam … up. Among other ethnic groups, the most outnumber is the H’Mong, Tay, Dao, Day people, … The Chinese make up a considerable proportion. The richness of ethnic life has created a unique identity of this land. The provinces of Phu Tho, Yen Bai and Lao Cai jointly exploit tourism on the origins. This has promoted this strength and attracted the attention of visitors.
Being a highland and developing province, this city still maintains a diverse and clean landscape and environment. This is an important thing to create an ideal tourist destination for domestic and foreign tourists.