Dinh Lap is a district of Lang Son Province in the Northeast region of Vietnam. The district covers an area of 1183 km², and offers some of the most beautiful off the beaten track trekking holidays in Vietnam. If you look for Dinh Lap treks, Dinh Lap hikes, Dinh Lap mountain climb, hiking Dinh Lap Vietnam, Dinh Lap trekking tours, Dinh Lap hiking tours, Dinh Lap trekking homestay you have just discovered the right place. We at Hiking Vietnam can tailor-make private, guided hiking trips, trekking homestay in Dinh Lap Vietnam.
Dinh Lap Lang Son map
The district is divided into 2 townships and 10 communes including Dinh Lap, Nong Truong Thai Binh, Lam Ca, Dong Thang, Bac Lang, Chau Son, Cuong Loi, Thai Binh, Dinh Lap, Binh Xa, Kien Moc, and Bac Xa.
The ethnic groups which inhabit the area are the Viet (Kinh), Tay, Nung, Dao, Mong and San Chay, Ngai who retained their tribal life styles. Nungs comprised 42.97% of the population, followed by Tay people with 35.92%. Ethnic Vietnamese are 16.5%, and the remainder are mostly Dao, Hoa, Sán Chay and Hmong.
The best way to get to Dinh Lap from Hanoi is to rent a car with driver. You will be picked up at your place in Hanoi and brought to Dinh Lap. Those who are on budget can take a public bus. Hanoi Lang Son city bus journey takes about 4-5 hours on 1A Express Highway. Then either take another local bus or motor-taxi to get to Dinh Lap from Lang Son city. There are also local buses from neighboring provinces to Lang Son (Ha Giang, Lao Cai, Yen Bai, Tuyen Quang…)
Booking a Dinh Lap guided tour (with a tour guide) is highly recommended, especially when you travel to an off the beaten path destination like Dinh Lap Vietnam.
Dinh Lap weather
Dinh Lap has an average annual temperature of 17–22 °C and an average annual rainfall of 1,200–1,600 millimetres (47–63 in). The average temperature in the summer is 28.5 °C (83.3 °F) and 12–13 °C (54–55 °F) in the winter, It has an average humidity of 80–85% and an average of 1600 hours of sunlight a year. Follow this link for more information about Vietnam weather.
Dinh Lap hiking tours
Suggestions of trekking, hiking itineraries are arranged in Dinh Lap district, Lang Son province.
Lang Son tours
Our collection of best Lang Son tours including not only Lang Son hiking tours, but also car trips, road trips, mountain climb, homestay, caving tours, bike ride, motorcycle tours we at Hiking Vietnam can organize in this region. Traveling these tours you will discover Lang Son province as well as other non-touristy places in north east Vietnam.