Yen Bai Overview

Square: 6,886 Km2

Population: 746,400

Average temperature: 18°C - 28°C

Administrative map includes 08 outside districts and Yen Bai town.

Area phone code: 029.

Minority: Viet, Tay, Nung, Cao Lan, Thai, Muong, Kho Mu, Phu La, Giay

Introduction

Deeply take place in continent but province is traffic gate for east – north to west – north, for Hanoi and Lao Cai. Geographical features proved by mountains, hills and valleys with interlacing system of rivers and channels. Having many innumerable ranges of forests, Yen Bai is potential for natural resources like herbal plants, valued woods and forestry products. More important is a precious stone mine in Luc Yen. Like a sleepy destination, landscapes in province have not yet explored and ecological environment is very clean and worthy.

Yen Bai