The Hanoitimes – The northern province of Lao Cai is among of the localities in Vietnam with unique terrain, including many lovely mountains.
The highest mountain of all is Fansipan, followed by Ngu Chi Son in Sapa. The mountainous regions are concentrated around the districts of Sapa, Bat Xat, Muong Khuong, Bac Ha and Si Ma Cai.
Most districts in the province have their own mountains that are attached to legendary stories.
Hoang Lien Moutain Range has other famous mountains such as Pu Luong at 2,985m height, Lung Cung at 2,918m height and Sa Phinh at 2.871m height.
Located in the east of the province is Tay Con Linh Mountain Range from Ha Giang Province.
Cao Son and Con Voi mountain ranges is the living place for the ethnic minority groups of Tay, Nung, Dao and Mong.
By Nguyen Ngan