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Mường Lò Festival takes place in Yên Bái Province

Update: August, 26/2019 - 06:53

Mù Cang Chải terraced field will be a destination at Mường Lò Culture and Tourism Festival. Photo


HÀ NỘI  The Mường Lò Culture and Tourism Festival and The Discovery Mù Cang Chải Terraced Fields will take place from September 20 to 25 in the northern mountainous province of Yên Bái.

This is an annual provincial tourism event aiming at introducing beautiful landscapes, culture and promoting tourism development in the province.

“The event will honour the traditional and unique culture typical of nature and people in the province,” said Dương Văn Tiến, deputy-head of the provincial People’s Committee at a press conference in Hà Nội yesterday.

“It will include many activities that constitute a series of attractive events for tourists."

For the first time the festival will hold a street performance with the participation of artists and ethnic minority people from nine localities in the province to introduce and promote tangible and intangible cultural values of each locality.

The festival will open with a show entitled Quintessence From Legend which brings together many popular artists.

The festival will be a chance for tourists to experience and enjoy national cultural values.

Coming to the festival, visitors will learn about unique tourism products and join diversified activities. They will see a performance by 2019 people which will be amazing.

Paragliding themed Flying in The Yellow Season will be a highlight of the festival. It will allow visitors to enjoy the local terraced rice fields.

Culinary and tourism activities will take place at the festival. Tú Lệ young sticky rice will be introduced as one of the specialities in the province. Tourism programmes are various such as Tà Xùa Mountain Adventure; community based and environment friendly tourism models Eco-lodge Mù Cang Chải; Kim Nọi Village; Sà Rèn Village and Đêu Village lure the visitors.

At the press conference, Tiến also wishes to popularise the festival and the beauty of the national landscape of Mù Cang Chải terraced fields which is currently developing a dossier to submit to the Prime Minister for approval of the national special relic.

Thái xòe dance (dance with scarves) is submitted for UNESCO’s recognition as a human intangible cultural heritage. — VNS

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