Top 3 attractions to explore in Cao Bang
As the province is in the region where the Vietnamese people lived thousands of years ago before their southwards expansion, Cao Bằng has several points of historical interest as well as many natural features.
Attractions in Cao Bang
Ban Gioc Waterfall or Thac Ban Gioc located in Cao Bang province, 350km from Hanoi is one of 4 biggest waterfalls located on a frontier after Iguazu, Victoria and Niagara. The area is home to many ethnic minority communities, such as the Nung, Dzao and H'mong ethnic groups. Ban Gioc Waterfall is located on Quay Son river and features a width of 300m. Ban Gioc Waterfall formed the basis for the border between Vietnam and China on the river.
One of the beautiful cave which was located in the heart of the Cao Bang province. This is the place where Ho Chi Minh took shelter in after re-entering Vietnam in January 1941. The cave is set amidst limestone mountains and evergreen forests filled with a variety of flora and fauna. it is now one of the great tourist attractions in this area.
Phia Oac - Phia Den National Park, also known as Phja Oac - Phja Den, is a national park and special-use forest located in 5 communes of Nguyen Binh district, Cao Bang province. This was a resort discovered and built by the French in the early 20th century. Established on January 11, 2018 on the basis of the entire reserve area nature before. The national park covers an area of 10,245.6 ha, of which 4,035.5 ha is a strictly protected area.
Map of attractions in Cao Bang