Cam Pha is a city of Quang Ninh Province in the north-east region of Vietnam. The city covers an area of 486 km². We at Hiking Vietnam don’t run any trekking tour in Cam Pha. If you look for Cam Pha treks, Cam Pha hikes, hiking Cam Pha Vietnam, Cam Pha trekking tours, Cam Pha hiking tours you should better travel further north to Cao Bang, Lang Son, or Ha Giang.
Cam Pha map
Cam Pha is divided into 13 wards and 3 communes including Quang Hanh, Cam Thach, Cam Thuy, Cam Trung, Cam Thanh, Cam Tay, Cam Binh, Cam Dong, Cam son, Cam Phu, Cam Thinh, Cua Ong, Mong Duong, Duong Huy, Cong Hoa, and Cam Hai.
Cam Pha was the site of one of the biggest coal mines in south of Asia which has been exploited for almost a century. The coal mine featured on a special commemorative Vietnam stamp in March 1959. Coal still forms the basis of Cam Pha’s local economy, with other industries including quarrying, lime production, port, agriculture, forestry and fisheries.
Getting to Cam Pha Quang Ninh
The best way to get to Cam Pha from Hanoi is to rent a car with driver. You will be picked up at your place in Hanoi and brought to Cam Pha city. Those who are on budget can take a public bus from Hanoi to Halong city.
Cam Pha weather
Cam Pha’s climate is symbolic of the climate of North Vietnam; featuring all four seasons. In summer, it is hot, humid and rainy, while monsoons flourish. The average annual temperature recorded is 22.9 °C. In winter, it is cold (between 1 and 3 °C), dry, and sees little rainfall (between 150 mm and 400 mm). The average humidity is 82 percent. Annual average rainfall, influenced by north-eastern monsoons, varies between 1,700 mm and 2,400 mm (maximum recorded is 2751 mm), with rainfall concentrated in the summer months for 90 to 170 days, particularly in July and August.
Quang Ninh Package Tours
Our collection of best Quang Ninh tours including not only Quang Ninh hiking tours, but also car trips, road trips, caving tours, bike ride, motorcycle tours we at Hiking Vietnam run in this region. Traveling these tours you will discover Quang Ninh province as well as other destinations in north east Vietnam.