The Khau Pha Paragliding Festival kicked off in Mu Cang Chai
District in the northwestern province of Yen Bai on May 13.
More than 100 paragliders are participating in the event as part of the Yen Bai
Tourism Year in response to the Visit Viet Nam Year 2017 held in Lao Cai and
Khau Pha is one of the longest mountain passes in Viet Nam, with a height of
more than 1,200 meters above the sea level, providing a breathtaking view of
stunning natural scenery.
It is rated as one of the four most beautiful paragliding sites in Viet Nam and
among the top five most beautiful flying spots in the world.
Jointly organized by the People’s Committee of Mu Cang Chai District and Ha Noi
Vietwings parachute club, the festival is taking place between May 13-14 and May