Many tourists have spent millions of VND over recent days travelling to Y Ty commune in Bat Xat district of Lao Cai province in order to experience snow for the first time in their life.
|People who are curious about snow have flocked to Y Ty commune in order to snap photos of the rare phenomenon when the temperature dropped to zero and snowfall first began early on January 11.|
|This marks the first snowfall the northern region has seen this year. Indeed, snowfall is forecast for northern mountainous provinces such as Lao Cai and Lai Chau.|
|Ly from Yen Bai province says her group started their journey early in the morning in order to enjoy a wonderful moment with the snow in Y Ty commune.|
|Linh from Thanh Hoa province has spent VND1.5 million renting a car to Y Ty commune just to see snow.|
|The road leading to the site becomes slippery due to the snow melting.|
With white snow falling on many roads throughout Y Ty Commune in Bat Xat District of Lao Cai province, local residents were reminded of beautiful images of Europe, although this was the first time in living memory that snow has come to the area.
The Mau Son mountain area in Lang Son Province is being blanketed by snow and ice as the temperature has dropped to minus 1 degrees centigrade.