Hoa Binh, meaning “peace” lies in the foothills of the mountains of Northwest Vietnam. The town is most often used as a pit-stop on the way to the well-know trekking centre Mai Chau, and serves as a relief after the hectic suburbs of Hanoi. The best places to stay in Hoa Binh offer a relaxing breather between the frenetic city and physical exertions of a serious trek.
The province is home to many hill-tribe people, including the Hmong and Thai, and various tours offer the chance to explore these further. The Muong’s Culture Museum is also worth a visit. Founded by Hanoi artist Vu Duc Hieu - it showcases his quirky art alongside the culture of the Muong people.
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Hòa Bình,, Hoa Binh
A picturesque lodge set amongst rice paddies and misty mountains. The rustic huts overlooking a lush lily pond provide tranquil accommodation. Breakfast is a spread of tropical fruits and pastries plus there is a traditional spa and outdoor pool in which to relax. Simple yet charming.