Referring to Bac Ha, we often think of plum blossom, to Bac Ha cultural market or the mansion of King Cat "Hoang A Tuong" ... But this place is still a destination imbued with fascinating historical value of the ethnic minorities under the ingenious leadership of hero Vu Van Mat that not everyone know is the Bac Ha temple.
Bac Ha Temple was ranked as national historic cultural relice from the date of 29/10/2003, with the quite unique architecture. The temple was designed backrest into the temple mountain , the façade facing the Bac Ha cultural center market, for a distance is the mountain Ba Me Con like to protect the whole region population. The temple now is the new temple was reconstructed on the old ground by the house collapsed incident since 2003, until now, the temple has been renovated and completed overall architecture.
Since the collapsed incident, the temple management had discovered so many valuable artifacts like historic epitaph contained more information about the hero Vu Van Mat, cannons (currently being kept at the Lao Cai museum), incensor.
Bac Ha temple management committee has been organized Bac Ha Temple Festival annually on April 7/7. But this date is the date hero Vu Van Mat dead so the management had decided on the annual Lunar 7/2 is the feast of the festival. Like other festivals, Bac Ha temple festival includes two main parts, and the festival and the ceremony. The ceremony includes incense ceremony, the procession... The festival consists of activities such as dances, Chinese chess, folk games such as tug of war, cock fighting ...
Besides Bac Ha temple festival, to this highland, you can visit the places with beautiful landscapes such as mountains Ba Me Con, Ban Pho village, down to the lower house of Trung Do, Tien cave ... This will be an experience full of fun and interesting for those who love nature and identity of mountain peoples.