Location: Tam Dao is an ideal summer tourist site in the North, located 900m above sea-level, approximately 86km from Ha Noi.
Characteristics: Tam Dao Tourist Site is a wonderful destination with fresh, pure and cooling air, beautiful scenery.
At the early the 20th century (1904-1906), it was transformed into a tourist site with comprises villas, hotels, restaurants, sport fields, swimming pools, and dancing halls by the French.
Tam Dao Tourist Site is located on the Tam Dao mountain range, with an area of 235ha. Many hotels, guesthouses and restaurants are ready to serve tourists.
Tam Dao Mountain Range is 80km long, 10-15km wide. The range has three peaks: Ban Thach with 1,388m high, Thien Nhi with 1,375m high and Phu Nghia with 1,400m high which emerge like three islets (Tam Dao). The weather is cool all year round with an average temperature of 20 to 22°C and it may changes four seasons in a day. During the hottest days, the temperature reaches 27°C (80.6°F).
It is worth to visit when everybody takes a walk on zigzagging mountain path to sightsee the landscape of mountain and forest in this place.
Other places that should be listed in tourists’ itinerary are Bac (Silver) Waterfall, Mother Goddess Temple, Phu Nghia Peak.
Tam Dao is a tourist destination frequented by thousands of visitors in summer. Get there by car or motorbike.