Muong Lay, a mountainous district of Dien Bien province offers great fun trekking homestay tours, hiking, walking experience in the north west region of Vietnam. Look for some jungle trek, trekking homestay, hill tribe trek in an off the beaten path destination in Vietnam? Muong Lay might be a perfect choice.
Muong Lay Map
Muong Lay district covers an area of 1826 square kilometres. It contains 1 township and 14 communes including Muong Lay, Cha Nua, Cha To, Huoi Leng, Hua Ngai, Ma Thi Ho, Muong Muon, Muong Tung, Na Sang, Nam Khan, Pa Ham, Phin Ho, Sa Long, Sa Tong, and Si Pa Phin.
Getting to Muong Lay district
Muong Lay is well known with Da River that flows through and the place where settled the Thai Trang (White Thai) Ethnic Group. Muong Lay is called the princess of the North West of Vietnam with her charming beauty that captivates everyone.
Traveling by road from Hanoi to Muong Lay is a great way to discover the north west Vietnam. Take the national road #6 Hanoi, Son La to Muong Lay. You can also reach this area by following the other national road #32 or the new highway from Hanoi to Lai Chau, then to Muong Lay. The stretch of road goes uphill and downhill alternately with many sharp bends.
Muong Lay Weather
The district climate is monsoon tropical in altitude with low temperature and few rain in winter, hot and heavy rain in summer, Vietnam weather. Average annual temperature is 21-230C, lowest temperatures occur from December to February of the following year (14-180C), from April to September average temperature is 250C. Dry season lasts from October to April of the following year.
Trekking, hiking in Muong Lay Dien Bien
Hiking is the best way to discover the district of Muong Lay. Trekking travel offers you the chance to explore Muong Lay tropical forest, luxuriant mountains, remote hill tribe villages. Whether it is a single day hike or multi day treks we have something to suit everybody. Maybe you just want to trek through the primitive forest, remote hill tribe villages or maybe you really want to get away from the crowds we can customize an itinerary for you.
We can combine most Vietnam treks in Muong Lay with other activities such as road cycling, mountain bike tours, charity projects, educational, student travel, community, volunteer works. If you need any further information or you can’t see what you are looking for please contact us we will be happy to help.
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