Thong Nong Cao Bang, Thong Nong district, Thong Nong Vietnam, thong nong trek, mountain hike, road cycling, trekking homestay, ethnic markets.
Thong Nong Cao Bang is a mountainous district of Cao Bang Province in the northeast region of Vietnam. The district covers an area of 263 km², and offers beautiful northeast Vietnam off the beaten path tours. Options include Thong Nong road trip, mountain hike, jungle trek, homestay, road cycling, community tour, charity project, volunteer works, educational travel.
Thong Nong district is divided into 1 township and 10 communes including Thong Nong, Binh Lang, Thanh Long, Luong Can, Yen Son, Da Thong, Luong Thong, Vi Quang, Can Yen, Can Nong, Ngoc Dong.
The best way to get to Thong Nong from Hanoi is to rent a car with driver. You will be picked up at your place in Hanoi and brought directly to Thong Nong, Cao Bang. Those who are on budget can take a public bus from Hanoi to Cao Bang city, and from there either take another local bus or motor-taxi to get to Thong Nong. There are also buses from the neighboring provinces in northern Vietnam.
Taking a guided tour to Thong Nong is highly recommended. Traveling with a local guide is particularly helpful when you travel to an off the beaten path place like Thong Nong Vietnam.
The geographical setting of Thong Nong is mostly mountainous, with land available for habitation thus being limited. The average temperature reported in the province is 22 °C (72 °F). Winter temperatures in some areas occasionally experience freezing conditions and some amount of snowfall. The best time to travel to Thong Nong is the dry season, starting from late September/early October to early May the following year.
One of the main draws to North Vietnam is the trekking in Thong Nong, Cao Bang province and the surrounding areas. Discover the jungles, mountains and hill tribes around Thong Nong on a hill tribe trek. Whether it is a single or multi day trek we have something to suit everybody. Maybe you just want to trek through the jungle or maybe you really want to get away from the crowds we have something to suit. We can combine most treks with other activities.
We love cycling and want to show you that the best way to discover Thong Nong district is by bicycle. All our bike tours will be lead by our tour guides who are licensed by the VNAT (Vietnam National Administration of Tourism). They are experienced cyclists and have their own tips, nice stops, view points and local contacts in the villages. These are the real highlights of your trip.
There are no luxury hotels, resorts in Thong Nong region. There are only few hostels and homestay in Thong Nong. These homestay in Ha Giang are the only place where you can be lodged during your trekking trip in Cao Bang. Homestay facilities are simple, basic. Booking a homestay in Thong Nong is included in Lotussia Travel hiking package.