The heart of
the karst plateau
Serene, bustling market town. Dong Van is all of them.
Where to go
The Lung Cam village charms visitors with its beautiful roses, delightful rapeseed flowers, and the smiles of the minority children there. Walk in and see the traditional Hmong house that serve as movie sets in the Vietnamese classic “Story of Pao”.
Hmong King’s Palace
While the Hmong Kingdom of the Vuong family did not last, their palace has stood the test of time. Today, visitors wander about its courts to contemplate its timeless beauty.
Things to do
Sip a cup of coffee at Dong Van old town
Enjoy a cup of coffee under the brightly lit red lanterns of “Café Pho Co”, a 102-year-old space of serenity. Or immerse yourself in the noises of Dong Van market in “Café Pho Xua,” an open air venue.
Trek through the mountains
Dong Van offers plenty of trekking routes with magnificient views and curious sights. Trek the hillside to the bed of the Nho Que river or the rock forest of Sung La.