Thung Nai is a commune in Cao Phong district, being nearly 25 kilometers from Hoa Binh city. In recent years, It has been a new tourist destination in the northern Vietnam.
According to local people, formerly, there were a lot of deers living here so they call the valley Thung Nai. “Thung” is the valley and “Nai” is deer. Therefore, Thung Nai means the valley of deers.
Nowadays, there is no deer roaming around streams, or hillside. However, it still captivates people by its pristine beauty and fresh atmosphere.
To go to Thung Nai, you have to leave your car or motorbike at Binh Thanh pier (Cao Phong district, Hoa Binh)
From here, you have the only choice of vehicle to travel around Da River in Thung Nai – that is motor boat
Swimming in Thung Nai lake
Sunset at Thung Nai