Ha Giang is one of the highest towns of Vietnam and has a quintessential view of mountainous Vietnam and China, surrounded by sharp hills. There are many hill tribes living in Ha Giang. The main sights to see in this part of Vietnam are the Than Thuy-Thien Bao National Frontier Pass and Quang Ngan Waterfall.
Dong Van Plateau is a popular area near Ha Giang, lying at over 1,000 meters above sea level. Khau Vai love market in May is a cultural beauty in Ha Giang with vendors and textiles galore.