Vĩnh Phúc

Vĩnh Phúc is a mountainous province less than a few hours northwest of Hanoi. In the northeast, the wooded mountains of Tam Đảo National Park are home to Thác Bạc waterfall and the Buddhist monastery Trúc Lâm Tây Thiên. The resort-fringed Đại Lải Lake lies to the east. To the west is the soaring brick Bình Sơn Tower, originally built during the Tran Dynasty.

Population: 1.021 million