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Explore palm forests and tea hill in Ban Lien commune - Bac Ha

13/05/2024 366 0
Ban Lien, about 30 kilometers from Bac Ha Town’s center, is also among the worth-visiting villages in Bac Ha. Coming here, you will be amazed by the magnificent scenery and friendly local people. Let’s find exciting experiences in Ban Lien you may not want to miss.

Ban Lien commune is blessed with a cool climate and soil suitable for developing tea plants.  Even the oldest people in Ban Lien don't know when Shan Tuyet tea trees have been in this land.  Many tea roots are hundreds of years old, growing on the steep slopes, every year people come to collect them, bring them to drink fresh, dried stars to market or as gifts for guests.

The tea tree has been grown for a long time in Ban Lien, there are times when people do not care, so let the weed grow overgrown, many  dead tree.  After additional planting, should have tall trees and low trees.  Moreover, due to the sloping terrain and limited cultivation techniques, people do not pay attention to planting in line.  Therefore, tea trees here grow naturally, do not take care, improve, so low yields.

The tea hills in Ban Lien are a sight to behold. These terraced hills are adorned with vibrant green tea plantations, creating a mesmerizing landscape. Take a stroll through the tea fields, learn about the tea cultivation process, and enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding mountains.

Ban Lien is the land of the ancient Shan Tuyet tea, it is domestically and internationally famous. Shan Tuyet tea in Ban Lien was grown hundreds of years ago. Thanks to its high altitude, suitable climate and soil, it is of high quality. The brewed tea has a beautiful green color, sweet taste and natural aroma, which is popular with consumers. In 2019, Bac Ha organic tea produced by Ban Lien Tea Cooperative was certified by the Central OCOP Council as the first 5-star OCOP in Lao Cai.

Interspersed between the village and the terraced fields are palm trees creating interesting and unique highlights, creating a very unique picture of the mountainous region in Bac Ha. In this area, there is a very beautiful old palm hill. According to indigenous people, these palm trees are hundreds of years old. In the tea fields, people also plant palm trees with palm leaves spread out as big as umbrellas. Get shade and use it for roofing stilt houses. In addition, palm trees can also be used to cook soup as above.


Ban Lien is home to beautiful palm forests that create a stunning backdrop for your exploration. These forests provide a serene and peaceful atmosphere, perfect for leisurely walks or photography enthusiasts. Immerse yourself in the lush greenery and enjoy the soothing sounds of nature.

                                                                                    Thanh Nhan

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