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What about the Pu Luong unknown things
Pu Luong in the ethnic language means the highest peak. Pu Luong is in Thanh Hoa province, however, tourists often go from Hanoi to Mai Chau and then to Pu Luong and down to Ninh Binh.
With most of the area covered by forests, the area is up to 17,600 ha. The rich flora and fauna typical of tropical forests, many animals are listed in the world’s rare and red books.
Every year, many tourists come here to relax, learn about the rich life of the Thai black and white Thai people.
Overview of the forest
Primary forest in Pu Luong Nature Reserve is a type of evergreen tropical closed evergreen forest. Five major forest subtypes exist as a result of the elevation diversity and substrate layers: lowland broadleaf forest on limestone mountains (60–700 m); lowland broadleaved forest on schist, sandstone and clay (60-1,000 m); broadleaved limestone forest (700–950 m); coniferous forest at limestone karst (700–850 m) and broadleaf coniferous forest at basalt (1,000-1,650 m). The reserve also contains secondary forest cover such as bamboo forest, shrubs and agricultural land. Located not far from Cuc Phuong National Park, Pu Luong has a high similarity in flora and fauna compared to Cuc Phuong.
The best time should come to visit
As mentioned above, Pu Luong is a mountainous area so the weather here is very fresh and pleasant even on hot summer days. For a fun and appropriate trip, visitors should also note a few things as follows:
– At the end of May and early June, the rice starts well and turns a green color.
– At the end of September and early October, Pu Luong entered the harvest season, so the terraced fields have a bright yellow color, stretching with the horizon and horizon, creating a breathtaking beauty.
– Mid-summer is also a beautiful time because the weather is extremely cool. If you are lucky, you can catch large butterflies sitting at the door of the forest to catch the sun. Many foraging animals will make the whole forest seem more vivid.
How to transfer here
As a mountainous area, public transportation is not popular and can be said to be a bit difficult. But visitors can still come here when the means are active. For example, rent a motorbike from Hoa Binh, a bus from Ninh Binh, or rent a motorbike, etc.
Stay in Pu Luong
Homestay is also popular here. There are some beautiful and comfortable places such as the Pu Luong Retreat, every night ranging from 700 to 1,000vnd including breakfast.
The best destination in Pu Luong
Visit Kho Muong Village
On the journey to the mighty Pu Luong, there is a very primitive and rustic valley named Kho Muong. This is one of the most difficult and mountainous villages of Thanh Son commune, Ba Thuoc district, but it has great potential for natural conditions and cultural traditions to develop community based tourism.
Kho Muong is a village located deep in the core of Pu Luong forest with 60 ethnic households. This is a village that is not much influenced by people, so the landscape is still original and romantic.
Located in the valley, when viewed from above, Kho Muong village, Kho Muong is a village located deep in the core of Pu Luong forest with 60 ethnic households. This is a village that is not much influenced by people, so the landscape is still original and romantic.
Not only a picture in harmony with nature, Kho Muong village is a place to preserve cultural and ethnic identities. Visitors will have the opportunity to learn and live with them, to understand and love this land more.
Son Ba Muong Village
Belonging to three highland villages of Lung Cao, it is like a miniature Sapa of this area. The climate here is cool all year round, the average temperature only from 18 to 22 degrees celsius. Sometimes it snows in the winter, the temperature in summer is often low, sometimes it gets cold.
Son – Ba – Muoi is also known as Cao Son area, located on the top of the Pha Hé and Pha Chien mountains, running parallel to the majestic Pu Luong – Cuc Phuong mountain circuit. Cao Son is in the core zone of Pu Luong Nature Reserve and adjacent to Ngoc Son – Ngo Luong Nature Reserve of Hoa Binh.
Especially, this place still preserves and preserves the ancient floor roofs, original architectural features. The unique cultural identity of the Thai Black and Thai White ethnic groups.
Hieu Village and Hieu Water Fall
Hieu commune has Ban Hieu and Hieu waterfall. With hundreds of households living along the two streams, the life of the people here is rich and affluent.
At the foot of the waterfall, there is a natural swimming pool, visitors can come here to swim freely. The water level here is just over 1m so it is very safe for both old and young people.
Muon Water fall
Starting from the 300 m high ravines, then from there crept through the ridge to create many different tower floors. Want mountain falls at an altitude of 500m above sea level, the forest canopy cover and then flow into the valley a few hectares wide.
The special thing about Want Waterfall is that the cascades are rough, so when visitors climb these falls it will be extremely safe, not afraid of moss or slippery like other places.