Mai Chau Overview
Mai Chau is known as a cultural ecological tourist attraction in Northwest Vietnam, 150km from Hanoi. Visitors enjoy coming to villages of ethnic minority people, living in their houses, enjoying their traditional food, local culture and exploring jungles and mountains.
At the latitude off 200-1500m above the sea level, Mai Chau weather is featured by Northwest climate which is cool and fresh air all year round.
Mai Chau Weather
Mai Chau is located in lowland area, surrounded by mountains, thus Mai Chau Climate is moderate all year round with the average temperature of 26.7°C. You basically can visit Moc Chau anytime of the year with different experience.
Spring perhaps would be the best time to visit Mai Chau since it is flower blossom season in Mai Chau with peach, white plum blosoms blossom over the hills and villages, creating a stunning landscape of Mai Chau.
In Summer, you are surrounded by lush-greens of jungles, paddy fields and corn field and you will really feel back to nature. There are many stilt houses in the villages. It is a small village and we can move around on our own by foot or renting a bicycle.
In Autumn, specifically, at the end of autumn, Mai Chau features wealthy and vibrant beauty with yellow terraced fields of grain covering all hillsides. Peaceful natural and fascinating seasonal scenery cannot exaggerate the great beauty in Mai Chau.
In winter, Mai Chau attracts tourists most. Mai Chau climate in winter is relatively cold with average temperature of 16°C. For those from other region in this country should bring warm coats along to avoid having a cold.
In months of March, April, May, September, and October: this is considered the most comfortable period in Mai Chau. The temperature averages from 18-25°C. In March and April, there are many kinds of flowers blooming in Mai Chau, creating a wonderful scenery.
During June, July and August, it is summer time with high temperature of 25-35°C with heavy rain.
Below are some interesting Mai Chau itinerary designed by Asianwaytravel.com and recommended by travellers.
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