Tourist Attractions of Lang Son. Sights of Lang Son. Sites to see in Lang Son: Tam Thanh Pagoda, Nhi Thanh Cave, Tan Thanh border crossing (door of friendship with China), Ky Lua Market and Mau Son mountain

Lang Son attractions

Tourist Attractions in Lang Son


These are the main tourist attractions of Lang Son.

Thanh Tam Pagoda

On a mountain of stones, on the outskirts of the city of Lang SonWe have the Tam Thanh Pagoda (Chùa Tam Thanh). A Buddhist temple where most excelled in sculpture of Buddha in stone of 2 meters in height, although in the interior of this attraction can be found other cultural riches such as poetry and literary works of the 17TH century.

Thanh Tam Pagoda of Lang Son in Vietnam
Thanh Tam Pagoda of Lang Son in Vietnam

Buddha Pagoda in Tam Thanh Lang Son (Vietnam)
Buddha Pagoda in Tam Thanh Lang Son (Vietnam)

This tourist Pagoda of Lang Son is the stage chosen to celebrate the spring festival. Which takes place on January 15, according to the lunar calendar, games and religious rites, bringing many tourists and pilgrims.

Lang Son Pagoda (Vietnam)
Lang Son Pagoda (Vietnam)

Under the Tam Thanh Pagoda inside, we have the Nhi Thanh cave.

Thanh Tam Pagoda in Lang Son (Vietnam)
Thanh Tam Pagoda in Lang Son (Vietnam)

Nhi Thanh Cave

Nhi Thanh cave (Động Nhị Thành) is a tourist attraction of Lang Son cave 500 metres long, which is under the Tam Thanh Pagoda-shaped.
It is a spectacular cave with stalactites and stalagmites in the style of caves Halong Bay. Access is down a flight of stairs from the Pagoda.

Cave Nhi - Lang Son - Vietnam
Cave Nhi - Lang Son - Vietnam

Nhi Thanh Cave under the Lang Son Pagoda - Vietnam
Nhi Thanh Cave under the Lang Son Pagoda - Vietnam

Nhi Thanh Cave in Lang Son - Vietnam
Nhi Thanh Cave in Lang Son - Vietnam

Rock To Thi

At Vong Phu (Nui Vong Phu) mountains have the Rock To Thi (Nang To Thi) is a Vietnamese legend that tells that a woman, with her newborn baby in arm, son expected the return of her husband, who went to war at the top of the mountains. The woman waited and waited until it eventually turned into stone.

Montana Vong Phu Lang Son (Vietnam)
Vong Phu Mountain in Lang Son (Vietnam)

Rock To Thi - Lang Son - Vietnam
Rock To Thi - Lang Son - Vietnam

Shaped rock legend wife of Lang Son
Shaped rock legend wife of Lang Son

Ky Lua Market

It Ky Lua market (Chợ Ki Lừa) is a century-old market located in the Centre of the city of Lang Son, where the people of Lang Son buy, sell and Exchange almost anything. A tourist attraction which, unfortunately, is not open every day, just the second and seventh days of the lunar calendar.

Market Lang Son - Ky Lua
Ky Lua Market in Lang Son - Vietnam

This market is another example of the culture of Markets in Vietnam.

Ky Lua Market in Lang Son - Vietnam
Ky Lua Market in Lang Son - Vietnam

Tan Thanh border crossing

The Tan Thanh border pass (Cửa Khẩu Tân Thanh) also known as The gate of friendship, is the gateway to cross to China)see on map). Point where hundreds of cars pass through daily to import or export products. From China to Vietnam are imported spare parts, machinery and all kinds of chemicals. Vietnam exports to China mainly everyday items.

Tan Thanh border in Lang Son (Vietnam) with China
Tan Thanh border in Lang Son (Vietnam) with China

Remains of the Mac Dynasty

Remains of monuments and buildings of the Mac dynasty (Nha mới).

Mac Dynasty - Lang Son (Vietnam)
Mac Dynasty - Lang Son (Vietnam)

Mau Son Mountain

It is the highest place on the level of the Sea (1500 meters) of Lang Son province: Mau Son (Mẫu Sơn) mountain. Spectacular the mountain road that takes us to the Summit.

Hill Mau Son in Lang Son (Vietnam)
Hill Mau Son in Lang Son (Vietnam)

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Lang Son Localization - Vietnam
Lang Son aerial view

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