The northern mountainous province of Lai Chau is now experiencing the rainy season, which is the time for local ethnic people to start growing rice.
The rainy season in Lai Chau often starts from mid-May to early June annually. Taking advantage of the rainwater, local residents begin their new crops.
People are busy with their farming work when rains fill terraced fields with water.
Locals grow rice in water-filled fields
People rush to Ta Leng, Ma Quai and Thu Lum terraced fields for growing rice
The fields attract tourists
The terraced fields in Lai Chau make a spectacular place for photography.