Vinh Phuc

Area: 1,237.5 sq. km.
Population: 1,054.5 thousand habitants (2015).
Capital: Vinh Yen City.
Administrative divisions:
- Town: Phuc Yen.
- Districts (7): Lap Thach, Tam Duong, Binh Xuyen, Vinh Tuong, Yen Lac, Song Lo, Tam Dao.
Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), San Diu, San Chay, Tay...

GEOGRAPHY

Located in the Plains and Midland in the North Viet Nam, Vinh Phuc Province is surrounded by Tuyen Quang and Thai Nguyen provinces in the north, Ha Noi in the east and the south, and Phu Tho Province in the west.

Topography includes midland, plain, and low hill. There are four large rivers: Hong (Red), Lo, Pho Day, and Ca Lo. On the north, Tam Dao range is natural provincial line between Thai Nguyen and Vinh Phuc. On the south, Hong (Red) River separates Vinh Phuc from Ha Noi.

Vinh Phuc has favorable conditions of climate. Annual average temperature is 23.4oC. Especially, Tam Dao Mountains is in a vast high mountainous region affected by tropical humid monsoons with average temperature of 21oC.

 

TOURISM

Vinh Phuc attracts lot of tourists to various following beautiful landscapes. Tam Dao Tourist Resort is an ideal summer resort in the North, located 900m above sea-level. It is a wonderful resort with fresh, pure and cooling air, beautiful scenery. Many modern accommodations are built here to serve tourists.

Nearby, Tam Dao National Park is unforgettable address. The vegetation cover is representative of five types of tropical forest. The flora consists of 904 species and the rich fauna includes 307 species.


Truc Lam Tay Thien Zen Monastery (Vinh Phuc Province)


At the foot of Tam Dao Mountain, Dai Lai Lake is an artificially created lake. Dai Lai is blessed with a favorable climate, cool summer and warm winter. Over the lake lies a 3-hectare island which is home of difference kinds of birds. Tourists also enjoy panoramic view of the lake from top of Than Lan Mountain.

Located 10km from Tam Dao, Tay Thien Site is well-known with beauty of forests, streams, waterfalls, and grottoes. 

 

TRANSPORTATION

Road, waterway, railway are very convenient. Vinh Phuc is on railway route: Ha Noi- Vinh Phuc- Phu Tho- Yen Bai- Lao Cai and Ha Noi - Lao Cai Highway. There is National Road No.2 linking to Phu Tho. Vinh Yen City is 63km from Ha Noi, about 30km from Noi Bai International Airport.

ALBUM
NEARBY DESTINATIONS
WHERE TO STAY
Hoa Hong Hotel

Add: Tam Dao Townlet, Tam Dao Dist.

Tel: (84-211) 3824 263

Hung Hai Hotel

Add: Zone A, Dai Lai Lake, Phuc Yen Town

Tel: (84-211) 3856 012

Me Linh Hotel

Add: Dai Lai Lake, Phuc Yen Town

Tel: (84-211) 3856 021

Mela Hotel

Add: Tam Dao Townlet, Tam Dao Dist.

Tel: (84-211) 3824 321/ 3824 352

Trung Uong Guesthouse

Add: Tam Dao Town, Tam Dao Dist.

Tel: (84-211) 3824 266/ 3824 310

Vinh Yen Hotel

Add: 69 Ly Bon St., Dong Da Ward, Vinh Yen City

Tel: (84-211) 3861 132

FLC Vinh Thinh Resort

Add: Trung Zone, 13 Highway, Vinh Thinh Commune, Vinh Tuong Dist.

Tel: (84-211) 3785 888

Flamingo Dai Lai Resort

Add: Dong De Hamlet, Ngoc Thanh Commune, Phuc Yen Town

Tel: (84-211) 6268 689

Trung Du Hotel

Add: 531 Me Linh St., Vinh Yen City

Tel: (84-211) 3626 626

Anh Dao Hotel

Add: Zone 1, Tam Dao, Vinh Phuc

Tel: (84-211) 3824 309

Cay Thong Hotel

Add: Tam Dao Town, Tam Dao Dist.

Tel: (84-211) 3824 271

Huong Son Hotel

Add: Tam Dao Town, Tam Dao Dist.

Tel: (84-211) 3824 258

WHERE TO EAT
Minh Hai Restaurant

Add: 40 Ngo Quyen St., Vinh Yen City

Tel: (84-211) 3840 883

Ngoc Ha Restaurant

Add: National Highway 2A , Phuc Thang Ward, Phuc Yen Town

Tel: (84-211) 3875 677

Phien Hoan Restaurant

Add: Hai Ba Trung St., Vinh Yen City

Tel: (84-211) 2210 410

Tokyo Restaurant

Add: Dam Vac St., Vinh Yen City

Tel: (84-211) 6256 668

Com Pho 2 Restaurant

Add: Lien Bao St., Vinh Yen City

Tel: (84-211) 3862 031

Nguyen Gia Restaurant

Add: Khai Quan St., Vinh Yen City

Hung Hai Restaurant

Add: Dai Lai, Phuc Yen Town

Tel: (84-211) 3856 012

Pho Nui Restaurant

Add: Hop Chau Commune, Tam Dao Dist.

Tel: (84-211) 3716 399

Sinh Huong Restaurant

Add: Dai Dinh Commune, Tam Dao Dist.

Tel: (84-211) 3814 076

Loc Nhung Restaurant

Add: Gia Khanh Town, Binh Xuyen Dist.

Tel: (84-211) 6293 424