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Tourism promotes forest protection in Ba Be National Park

Ba Be National Park in the northern mountainous province of Bac Kan used to be a hotspot of large-scale deforestation. However, in recent years forest protection work in the area has seen positive changes. In particular, tourism development has contributed to this success.

Lake neighborhood develops community tourism
Lake Ba Be in the northern province of Bac Kan is Viet Nam’s largest and one of the 100 largest fresh water lakes in the world. The stunning lake and distinctive culture of local ethnic people living nearby have made the lake neigbourhood an attraction to visitors.
Bac Kan bolsters sustainable tourism development
Mother Nature has provided the northern mountainous province of Bac Kan many beautiful landscapes such as Ba Be Lake, Hua Ma and Nang Tien Cave, among others. The province has great potential to develop tourism. However incomprehensive growth has hindered the sector fully tapping its potential.
Tourism programme promotes heritage sites in Viet Bac region
A ceremony was held at Ba Be Lake in the mountainous northern province of Bac Kan on November 18, to open the ninth tourism programme entitled ‘Through Viet Bac Heritage Sites’ and Ba Be – Bac Kan tourism week.
Homestay in Ba Be Lake Complex
Situated in Bac Kan Province, about 230km from Ha Noi, Ba Be Lake is known as a tourism complex where tourists can enjoy the pristine beauty of mountains and natural caves. Visiting Ba Be Lake, visitors can now experience the land with homestay services.
Ba Be National Park, an attraction in Bac Kan
Ba Be National Park in Bac Kan Province covers 5 communes in Ba Be District. The park, a beautiful ecological site with magnificent landscape and rich biodiversity, is attracting tourists.
Bac Kan moves to turn Ba Be into national tourist site
The northern province of Bac Kan aims to develop Ba Be into a national tourist site and make tourism a key sector, thereby boosting the locality’s socio-economic development.
Tham Phay - Son Doong Cave in the North
Located in Na Slai Hamlet, Hoang Tri Commune, Ba Be District (Bac Kan Province), about 200km from Ha Noi, the newly-found cave named Tham Phay is considered “Son Doong Cave” in the North.
Stunning cave discovered in Bac Kan Province
A previously unknown cave called Tham Phong has been discovered by a travel agency in the northern province of Bac Kan’s Ba Be District.  
Area outlined to preserve revolutionary war relics, promote economy
An area covering three northern provinces – Thai Nguyen, Tuyen Quang and Bac Kan – has been designated for the conservation of cultural and historical values and revolutionary war-zone relics, as well as the development of an agroforestry economy.
Bac Kan: Heavenly Ba Be Lake
Located in Nam Mau Commune, Ba Be District, Bac Kan Province, about 230km from Ha Noi, Ba Be Lake (Three-section lake) is one of the few spectacular natural fresh-water lakes in the world.
Exploring Viet Nam’s largest natural lake
Ba Be Lake is the largest natural lake in Viet Nam. Formed approximately 200 million years ago, the lake in the Northern province of Bac Kan is surrounded by limestone cliffs and primary forests.
Bac Kan ethnic groups celebrate Long Tong Festival
Ethnic groups in the northern mountainous province Bac Kan held the Long Tong (Going to the field) festival on February 16-17 (the ninth and tenth days of the first lunar month) at Ba Be Lake in Nam Mau Commune, Ba Be District.
Bac Kan’s efforts to preserve Then singing
The “Then” singing of Viet Nam’s Tay and Nung ethnic minority groups is of particular importance to people in the northeast region.  
Cultural festival of ethnic groups held in Bac Kan
The ninth tourism, sports and culture festival of ethnic groups will take place on September 10-12 in Bac Kan.