Ha Giang People's committee
has approved the plan submitted by Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism
to host Tam Giac Mach flower Festival in Dong Van district, however the
festival will be organized in the right time with emphasis and
characteristics of Ha Giang province.
According to plan, Tam Giac Mach flower festival will take place in October this year when Tam Giac Mach flower is in full bloom and most beautiful, the festival will be held along with a chain of cultural activities such as the Third H'mong flute festival, the amateur photo exhibition with subjects about Dong Van highland, Rock plateau tourism fair...
This will be the first Tam Giac Mach festival held in Ha Giang town at provincial scale. Ha Giang is expected to promote and advertize the special characteristics, local traditional culture of ethnic minority groups living in the area Global Geopark Dong Van.
Early October is the time when Tam Giac Mach flowers come to season. This time, Ha Giang become busy with thousands of people, most of them are young travelers from Hanoi flock to Ha Giang to enjoy the beauty of Tam Giac Mach flower blooming all over the place, across the hillsides and villages of Dong Van, Meo Vac and Yen Minh districts.
If you choose Dong Van as the first destination of the trip to Ha Giang in Tam Giac Mach season then Pho Cao should be the first place to behold the first flowers of the season. Standing right on top of the hill looking down, you will see a carpet of Tam Giac Mach, the color of flower in the early season is light pink and fresh, the picturesque gardens stretch across the mountain valleys. Local people used the powder of Tam Giac Mach fruit to make cakes or mix with corn and make alcohol with very special flavor.