November 17, 2016

Bac Son Lang Son

Bac Son Lang Son offers beautiful off the beaten path cycling holidays in north east Vietnam. Some of best Vietnam bicycle tours are arranged around Bac Son include Bac Son bike adventures, Bac Son cycling holidays, northeast Vietnam road cycling tours, biking northern Vietnam, and Bac Son mountain biking trip. Bac Son is a mountainous district of Lang Son Province in the northeast region of Vietnam.

Bac Son Map

Bac Son district covers an area of 698 km². It is divided into 1 township and 19 communes including Bac Son, Long Dong, Quynh Son, Huu Vinh, Chieu Vu, Hung Vu, Tran Yen, Nhat Tien, Nhat Hoa, Vu Lang, Vu Son, Vu Le, Tan Thanh, Tan Huong, Tap Lap, Tan Tri, Chien Thang, Dong Y, and Van Thuy.

Getting to Bac Son Lang Son

The best way to get to Bac Son from Hanoi is to rent a car with driver. You will be picked up at your place in Hanoi and brought to Lang Son city. From Lang Son city, you can either take Lang Son local bus or hire motor-taxi to get to Bac Son. Those who are on budget can take a public bus at My Dinh bus station in Hanoi. Bus journey takes about 6-7 hours.

Booking a guided tour (with a tour guide) is highly recommended. An English-speaking guide is helpful in such off the beaten path place like Bac Son Lang Son.

Bac Son Weather

Climatically, Lang Son province has two seasons, dry and monsoon, dependent on the altitude of the region. The two northern Indochinese climatic zones on the border influence the climate in that part of the province. The lower areas in the province comprise low hills, the Lo River Valley and the town of Lang Son. In Cao Bo district, dry season lasts from mid-September until the end of May, and the balance period of the year is the rainy season. However, in Du Gia district the wet season sets in one month earlier.

The average annual temperature in Bac Son is 22.78 °C (73.00 °F); the monthly averages range from a low of 15.48 °C (59.86 °F) in January to a high of 27.88 °C (82.18 °F) in July. The annual rainfall in Bac Son is 2,430.1 millimetres (95.67 in); the monthly average varies from a low of 31.5 millimetres (1.24 in) in December to a high of 515.6 millimetres (20.30 in) in July. The average annual humidity level is 84%. More about Vietnam weather.

Cycling in Bac Son Vietnam

Cycling is a great way to discover Bac Son, one of best Vietnam’s hidden places in Lang Son province. Bac Son district has sealed, paved cycle routes, single dirt tracks, mountain bike trails, back roads cycling offering fantastic bike rides for enthusiastic road cyclists and mountain bikers. We have a range of road cycling holidays and mountain bike tours around Bac Son and the north east Vietnam region, providing options for both those who want some mountain challenges and those who prefer long flat rides.

Lang Son Holiday Packages

Check out our best Lang Son holiday packages including not only Lang Son Vietnam cycling tours, Lang Son bicycling trip, Vietnam Lang Son cycling vacation, Lang Son mountain biking tour, but also other road trips, scooter, motorbike, motorcycle tours, community, educational, student travel are arranged in Lang Son province, northern Vietnam. Customize your own itinerary or book these all-inclusive Lang Son tour packages to discover a non-touristy district of Lang Son province as well as other less traveled places in the north east Vietnam.

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