New night market for Bac Ha
8pm, 21 & 22 March
Hanoi Opera House, 1 Trang Tien St., HN
May 11,2015 09:00 AM
A night market has opened in the central market of Bac Ha district, one of the most famous tourism destinations in the northern province of Lao Cai. Open every Saturday, the night markets will feature artistic performances and offer food, souvenirs and other products. The district’s famous cuisine includes thang co (a special dish of the Mong people cooked from horse meat) and home-brewed corn wine. With cool weather year-round, Bac Ha has amazing sightseeing opportunities, such as mighty mountains, beautiful caves, and terraced rice fields. The district also has exotic cultures, with 14 ethnic minorities, and historical sites such as Bac Ha Temple and the Palace of Hoang A Tuong.