Dien Bien province that is separated from the old Lai Chau province, located south of living. Topography Dien Bien many mountains in the direction of long-running northwest - southeast. Concave in Muong Thanh Dien Bien largest North West region. Dien Bien northern Lai Chau province borders, the southeast border with Son La, the northwest and southwest borders Laos. Topography is mainly forests, high mountains and slopes, alternating with narrow valleys, the small plateau, river.
Climate province is tropical high mountains, divided into 2 seasons, the rainy season and dry season. Average temperature in about 21 º C - 23 º C. Dien Bien Phu can not be missed in historic Vietnam Travel tours.
Potential for tourism development
The province has a natural landscape corporeity, rich tourism potential, especially cluster historic Dien Bien Phu, with the legs of the bridge in 1954.
From Hanoi to Dien Bien Phu, if not the road, just hours after a flight, you have to be present in Dien Bien. If you go by road, you will conduct hundreds of plots on a slope and deo necessarily exceed deo Pha Din 32km long. With the high level of 1.000m, the ramp up, ramp down time, winding roads, main venh, a party that stands up the mountain wall, a party is in deep th?m visit, the more "base sleeve" arduous. Deo overcome the Pha Din is interesting itineraries for tourists on the majestic mountains.
The network of road is quite convenient, including:
- From the city of Dien Bien Phu to Hanoi 478km by Highway 279 and turn to Highway 6.
- Highway 12: From the city of Dien Bien Phu to Ma Lu border gate month (Lai Chau) 195km.
- Highway 279: Connect last week in the city of Dien Bien Phu to Tay Trang border gate length of 117km.
The province has Muong Thanh airport in the city of Dien Bien Phu serving routes Hanoi - Dien Bien Phu.