Top things to know before tours to Son La
Located about 320km to the northwest of Hanoi, Son La city is commonly used as a half-way in a single day cease on the path to Dien Bien Phu. The province encompasses a complete space of over 14.120 km2, which makes it the third largest province of Vietnam. Son La shares the widespread border with Yen Bai, Dien Bien, Lai Chau provinces within the north, with Phu Tho, Hoa Binh within the east, with Dien Bien within the west, and with Thanh Hoa province, Laos within the south. The province lies on the peak of 600-700 meters above sea stage with gentle and temperate local weather situation. The province isn't so well-known for tourism locations apart from the Moc Chau Plateau and Son La prison.