Mong Cai is a city of Quang Ninh Province in the north-east region of Vietnam, on the border with Dongxing city of China’s Guangxi Autonomous Region. We at Hiking Vietnam don’t run any trekking tour in Mong Cai. If you look for Mong Cai treks, Mong Cai hikes, hiking Mong Cai Vietnam, Mong Cai trekking tours, Mong Cai hiking tours you should better travel further north to Cao Bang, Lang Son, or Ha Giang.
Mong Cai Map
Mong Cai is divided into 8 wards and 9 communes including Hoa Lac, Tran Phu, Ka Long, Ninh Duong, Tra Co, Hai Yen, Hai Hoa, Binh Ngoc, Bac Son, Hai Tien, Hai Dong, Hai Xuan, Hai Son, Quang Nghia, Van Ninh, Vinh Thuc, Vinh Trung.
Mong Cai is best known for its beautiful beach, the Tra Co beach. The beach has been known for the longest, nearest to the border, most primitive and most romantic beach so it annually attracts a large number of tourists.
Getting to Mong Cai Quang Ninh
The best way to get to Mong Cai from Hanoi is to rent a car with driver. You will be picked up at your place in Hanoi and brought to Mong Cai city. Those who are on budget can take a public bus from Hanoi to Halong city. Hanoi Halong bus journey takes about 4 hours on road. From Halong city you can either take another local bus or motor-taxi to get to Mong Cai.
Mong Cai weather
Mong Cai’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 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.