Trang Dinh Lang SonLang Son, Vietnam
Trang Dinh Lang Son, one of the 11 mountainous districts of Lang Son Province is located in the Northeast region of Vietnam, about 3 hour drive from Hanoi. Trang Dinh district covers an area of 995 km², offering a range of off the beaten track holidays in Vietnam. Options include Trang Dinh road trip, mountain […]
Trang Dinh Lang Son, one of the 11 mountainous districts of Lang Son Province is located in the Northeast region of Vietnam, about 3 hour drive from Hanoi. Trang Dinh district covers an area of 995 km², offering a range of off the beaten track holidays in Vietnam. Options include Trang Dinh road trip, mountain hiking, jungle trekking, homestay, road cycling, community tour, student educational travel, motorcycle, motorbike tours from Hanoi.
The district is divided into 1 township and 21 communes including That Khe, Khanh Long, Doan Ket, Cao Minh, Tan Yen, Vinh Tien, Tan Tien, Bac Ai, Kim Dong, Chi Minh, Chi Lang, De Tham, Hung Son Hung Viet, Khang Chien, Dai Dong, Tri Phuong, Quoc Khanh, Doi Can, Tan Minh, Trung Thanh, Quoc Viet, and Dao Vien.
The ethnic groups which inhabit Trang Dinh Lang Son are the Viet (Kinh), Tay, Nung, Dao, Mong and San Chay, Ngai who retained their tribal life styles. Nungs comprised 42.97% of the population, followed by Tay people with 35.92%. Ethnic Vietnamese are 16.5%, and the remainder are mostly Dao, Hoa, San Chay and Hmong.
When to go
Trang Dinh Vietnam weather has an average annual temperature of 17–22 °C and an average annual rainfall of 1,200–1,600 millimetres (47–63 in). The average temperature in the summer is 28.5 °C (83.3 °F) and 12–13 °C (54–55 °F) in the winter, It has an average humidity of 80–85% and an average of 1600 hours of sunlight a year.
Getting to Trang Dinh
The best way to get to Trang Dinh from Hanoi is to rent a car with driver. You will be picked up at your place in Hanoi and brought to Trang Dinh. Those who are on budget can take a public bus from Hanoi to Lang Son city. Once in Lang Son city, either take a Lang Son local bus or a motor-taxi to get to Trang Dinh. Hanoi Lang Son city bus journey takes about 4 hours on road. There are also local buses from neighboring provinces to Lang Son. There might be direct buses from Hanoi to Trang Dinh.
Booking a guided tour (with a tour guide) is highly recommended, especially when you travel to an off the beaten path destination like Trang Dinh Vietnam.
What to do and see
Hiking is one of the best activity to explore Trang Dinh Vietnam. Discover Trang Dinh tropical forest, karst mountains and Tay, Nung hill tribes around Trang Dinh on a jungle trek. Whether it is a single day hike or multi day trek we have something to suit everybody. Maybe you just want to trek through the primitive forest or maybe you really want to get away from the crowds we have something to suit.
Cycling in Trang Dinh Vietnam to discover the unseen Vietnam. Trang Dinh district has sealed, paved roads offering fantastic bike rides for enthusiastic road cyclists and mountain bikers. We have a range of road cycling trips and mountain bike tours around Trang Dinh and the Lang Son region, providing options for both those who want some road bike tours and those who prefer long rides.