Sông Moóc Village, a miniature Sapa of Bình Liêu

Sông Moóc Village, a miniature Sapa of Bình Liêu
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Sông Moóc Village has been dubbed a “miniature Sa Pa” of the highland commune of Đồng Văn, Bình Liêu District, Quảng Ninh Province due to its cool local weather and beautiful panorama.

, Sông Moóc Village, a miniature Sapa of Bình Liêu

The view of Sông Moóc Village from the highest of Phiêng Chè – Cao Ba Lanh. — Picture baoquangninh.com.vn

Summer season brings warmth nationwide, however Sông Moóc Village often has fairly a cool and contemporary local weather as it’s positioned in the midst of Phiêng Chè–Cao Ba Lanh mountain system.

The village is positioned on a mountain vary that rises to greater than 1,000m above sea stage in components, coated with inexperienced cinnamon forest and white clouds. The village has many rammed earth homes that are nonetheless intact.

, Sông Moóc Village, a miniature Sapa of Bình Liêu

Sông Moóc Village is taken into account as “miniature Sa Pa” of Bình Liêu District. Picture courtesy of Lý Văn Vinh

The village has centered on the event of its tourism sector and though it’s a highland village, travelling to the village is straightforward because of the handy street system. The village is just about 30km from the centre of Bình Liêu City.

The very first thing that strikes you about Sông Moóc Village might be its simplicity, the great terraced fields and the normal homes of the Dao folks.

, Sông Moóc Village, a miniature Sapa of Bình Liêu

Most of Sông Moóc Village’s persons are Dao folks. — Picture courtesy of Lý Văn Vinh

From above, the village is usually surrounded by fog.

The village has an space of greater than 375ha, together with 69ha of farmland. The complete village is positioned on the slopes of Phiêng Chè–Cao Ba Lanh mountain, so altitude varies all through the village, with the bottom place solely about 300m above sea stage, however the highest place greater than 700m above sea stage.

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This characteristic has created a village in the midst of mountains and forests with poetic and delightful surroundings, together with terraced rice fields.

Once we arrived in Sông Moóc, we admired the wild and contemporary surroundings of the village, particularly the countless inexperienced terraced fields. The outdated roofs of the homes, the mist and white clouds alternated with the greenery of the mountains and forests.

, Sông Moóc Village, a miniature Sapa of Bình Liêu

Kids go to highschool.  Picture courtesy of Lý Văn Vinh

The folks of the village are Dao ethnics, who nonetheless protect a lot of their conventional cultural options.

We visited the rammed earth homes of the Dao folks midway down the slope. They appeared small, however actually, that they had a big house with a really massive yard. Once we entered the home, sisters and moms in Dao costumes had been attentively embroidering vibrant brocade garments.

Based on native man Lý Văn Vinh, the Dao folks have carried on many traditions and festivals corresponding to Kiêng Gió pageant to wish for a bountiful and affluent harvest and Chilly Meals Competition which is an event for relations to collect and keep in mind their ancestors.

Vinh advised us that Sông Moóc waterfall was value trying out, so we determined to discover this waterfall.

We slipped between irrigation ditches and inexperienced terraces fields to reach on the waterfall. On the foot of the waterfall was a system of majestic rocks of greater than 400sq.m with massive rocks stretched out on the bottom to create a big house.

, Sông Moóc Village, a miniature Sapa of Bình Liêu

Sông Moóc waterfall has an space of ​​about 3ha.  Picture addflag.com

The waterfall was very cool, with a cascade of greater than 10m excessive from the jungle all the way down to the village.

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After visiting the village, we rested on the Sông Moóc Home which has a really lovely view. We had an opportunity to get pleasure from native dishes corresponding to rooster, pork, stream fish, duck and black swan.

Sông Moóc Village is an excellent cease on a journey all through lovely Bình Liêu.

From Sông Moóc, guests can go to Hoành Mô border gate (about 10km), Khe Tiền (about 3km), Cao Sơn flower backyard (10km), and Khe Vằn waterfall (20km).

As well as, guests also can attempt searching clouds on Cao Ly Mountain or conquer the highest of Quảng Nam Châu and Cao Xiêm mountains.

Cao Xiêm is positioned in Lục Hồn Commune. It is named the roof of Quảng Ninh. With wild, majestic and poetic magnificence, Cao Xiêm is a perfect vacation spot on a visit to Bình Liêu.

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