Cao Bang is a province located in the North - East mountains of Vietnam, which is about 280 km from Hanoi. Cao Bang shares a long border with China, adjoins Bac Kan, Lang Son, Tuyen Quang and Ha Giang to form a complete loop of North East Vietnam Tour. Because of its tactical location, Cao Bang has been involved in many important phases of Vietnam history, especially in the 20th century.
Cao Bang is a mountainous province which is mostly covered by jungle. That is the reason why travelling back and forth there by car is pretty hard, especially during the rainy season. There are also many ethnic groups living in Cao Bang, Tay Group is probably the most populated. The great cultural diversity in Cao Bang offers travellers unique oppoturnity to have wonderful experience interacting with local people.
Having a long history and breathtaking natural landscapes, Cao Bang has a lot of places for tourists to visit on their Vietnam travel packages. The most famous destination in Cao Bang can be Ban Gioc Waterfall and Nguom Ngao Cave in Trung Khanh. Travellers can also be entertained while visiting Thang Hen Lake in Tra Linh. Besides beautiful natural attractions, Cao Bang offers several historical sites where Ho Chi Minh President lived and worked before like Pac Bo Cave and Lenin Stream.