Lac Thuy

Lac Thuy is a comprehensive travel guide about private car hire, car rental with driver, train, bus station transfers, transport from/to Lac Thuy, Vietnam. Rent a car with driver and make the most of your trip to Lac Thuy district, Hoa Binh province.

Lac Thuy is mountainous district of Hoa Binh province. The district covers an area of 320 km2. It contains 2 townships and 13 communes including Chi Ne, Thanh Ha, An Binh, An Lac, Co Nghia, Dong Mon, Dong Tam, Hung Thi, Khoan Du, Lac Long, Lien Hoa, Phu Lao, Phu Thanh, Thanh Nong, and Yen Bong.

Lac Thuy map

What are the top attractions to visit in Lac Thuy?

Blessed by the nature, Lac Thuy owns a lot of beautiful rivers, mountains and caves. It also has the most relic and tourism sites in the province.

Among the 85 listed relic sites, six have been recognized as national relic sites by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, including Chi Ne money minting factory revolutionary historical site, Dong Thot cave, Tien cave, Tien pagoda in Phu Lao commune, Luon cave and Niem mountain cave in Phu Thanh commune.

The eight provincial cultural and historical relic sites are An Linh pagoda in Yen Bong commune, Doi village communal house, Vai temple, Voi village communal house in Thanh Nong commune, Nieng communal in Hung Thi commune, Chua village communal in Phu Thanh commune, Rem temple in Chi Ne town, and Niem temple in Phu Thanh commune.

How to get to Lac Thuy?

There are several ways for getting to Lac Thuy. You can get there by private car, public local bus, motorbike, or bicycle. It depends on your departure location, means of transport, your trip duration, your personal interest and budget. Therefore there is no train nor flight between Hanoi and Lac Thuy.

Getting to Lac Thuy from Hanoi

The best way to get to Lac Thuy from Hanoi is to rent a car with driver. Booking a private transfer from Hanoi to Lac Thuy offers you the chance to make as many stops on the way as you wish for coffee breaks, side-road visits, or just shooting pictures.

There are also day buses going to Lac Thuy from Hanoi. Taking local public bus or limousine service are alternative options for getting from Hanoi to Lac Thuy. Most of Limousine and shuttle buses depart from Yen Nghia bus station in the south of Hanoi city centre. Some other overnight buses leave from My Dinh and Giap Bat bus station in the evening. Overnight buses connecting Hanoi and Son La, Dien Bien Phu (northwest Vietnam) make stops in Hoa Binh city, from there you’ll need to take a taxi or other mean of transport for your onward destination. Please bear in mind local buses and hotels in Lac Thuy are usually full at weekend and/or during school holidays in summer.

Local taxis, Uber, and Grab car, motorbike rental, bicycle hire service are also available in Hanoi.

Lac Thuy when to go?

Lac Thuy weather is portrayed by warm atmosphere all year round. The average temperature is about 26.7°C. The rainfall in Lac Thuy is relatively high, with the heavy rains in summer months. During a year, there are 160 days that the rainfall is about 1721mm. In months of spring, summer and autumn, the lighting hours of the sunshine is different. In autumn, winter and spring, the humidity in Lac Thuy is at the lowest point. Annually, the temperature averages at 23°C; the average rainfall 1.800mm/year; relative humidity of 85%; and average annual evaporation of 704mm.

Best time to visit

The best time to travel Lac Thuy is from October to December (solar calendar), and the first month of lunar year, before and after Tet holiday of Vietnamese people. During this time, Lac Thuy is covered by beautiful white plum blossom. March is the period when white flowers spreading everywhere in Lac Thuy. From April to August, weather in Lac Thuy is cooler than in Hanoi. In summer, Lac Thuy is covered by a lush green color of jungles, paddy fields, and corn fields. Specifically, at the end of autumn, Lac Thuy features wealthy and vibrant beauty with yellow terraced fields of grain covering all hillsides. Peaceful natural and fascinating seasonal scenery cannot exaggerate the great beauty in Lac Thuy.

Car and driver for Lac Thuy

The best way to explore this destination is to rent a car with driver. The option offers you the flexibility to discover the place at your own pace. Booking a private car with driver is recommended for a car trip, family holidays, and photography tour.

We have a big fleet of vehicle including 4, 5 seat Sedan, 7, 8 seat MPV, SUV, 4WD, 15, 16 Minivan, Minibus, 29, 35, 45 Coaches offering a wide selection of car rental packages in Lac Thuy. Options include easy bus station pickup, private transfers, car rental with driver, private car hire. We also have pickup trucks and box trucks to rent out (with driver) for overland trips, self-guided bicycle, motorbike tours to Lac Thuy.

No matter if in Lac Thuy for travel, business, or pleasure you can find the right rental vehicle to match your budget and plans. Get around with more ease with a top quality car rental in Lac Thuy from Vietnam Car Hire!

Lac Thuy car rental packages

The following packages are only sample transfers, car rentals we design for travelers to travel to Lac Thuy or from this district to other destinations in Vietnam. Please contact us for personalized travel plans, routes, car rental options, best rates, deals, and service’s availability.

Private transfers to Lac Thuy

Private transport from Lac Thuy to other destinations in northwest Vietnam

Hanoi to Lac Thuy bus

We at don’t provide bus ticket booking service. Therefore we can help you with updated information of local bus schedule you may need for planning your upcoming trip to Lac Thuy. More details about this budget option can also be found on our partner’s site at

Other routes

  • From Dien Bien to Lac Thuy or v.v
  • From Yen Bai to Lac Thuy or v.v
  • From Lai Chau to Lac Thuy or v.v
  • From Lao Cai to Lac Thuy or v.v
  • From Son La to Lac Thuy or v.v

Frequently asked questions

How much does it cost to rent a car for Lac Thuy, Vietnam?

Lac Thuy car rental price varies depending on your travel plan, routes, date of travel, as well as your trip duration. Please let us know your working agenda (business travel) or day-to-day itinerary (travel itinerary), we will provide a quote.

What is the most popular rental cars in Lac Thuy?

7 seat SUV Ford Everest, Isuzu Highlander and Toyota Fortuner are the most popular rental cars for individual travel in Lac Thuy, Vietnam. For small group tours (3-6 people), Ford Transit and Mercedes Sprinters (Minivan and Minibus) are also popular rental cars. Lac Thuy rural communes and remote villages are sometimes difficulty accessible by 4,5 seat Sedans and 45, 50 seat coaches due to bad roads or weather conditions.

Why should I book Lac Thuy private transfer with Vietnam Car Hire?

When booking Lac Thuy car hire via, all your car rental options will be suggested by local senior car rental agents who live in Vietnam. They are drivers, tour guides, and local experts who have been to Lac Thuy. They can provide practical, updated information about this destination. There are no extra costs and no hidden fees involved in booking a rental car with Vietnam Car Hire.

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