A glimpse of Chu Dang Ya

A glimpse of Chu Dang Ya

Located in Ploi lagri village, Chu Dang Ya commune, Chu Pah district, Gia Lai province, Chu Dang Ya has been an inactive volcano for millions of years. With the typical climatic conditions of the Central Highlands, which is divided into rainy and dry seasons, Chu Dang Ya is coated with different charming looks of interesting colours during each season, leaving a deep impression on visitors.

Awakening the potential of Nui Chua and Kon Ha Nung Plateau

Awakening the potential of Nui Chua and Kon Ha Nung Plateau

Vietnam’s biosphere reserves Nui Chua (Ninh Thuan Province) and Kon Ha Nung Plateau (Gia Lai Province) were officially recognised by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) as Global Biosphere Reserves on September 15. This provides great joy for Vietnam, but it also poses many problems in terms of preserving and promoting the values of these two biosphere reserves.

Minh Thành, a peaceful and unique pagoda in a mountainous city

Minh Thành, a peaceful and unique pagoda in a mountainous city

The Central Highlands province of Gia Lai not only has majestic forests, endless coffee fields, poetic Biển Hồ (Sea Lake) and immense green tea hills, it also has a beautiful and unique pagoda named Minh Thành.

Impressive stone blocks across Jrai Pha stream in Gia Lai

Impressive stone blocks across Jrai Pha stream in Gia Lai

An ancient stone stream with stone blocks crossing it has recently been discovered in Chu Pah district in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai, drawing much interest from nature lovers.

Kon Hà Nừng to promote World Biosphere Reserve recognition

Kon Hà Nừng to promote World Biosphere Reserve recognition

The central highlands Gia Lai province, in co-operation with Man and the Biosphere Programme, an intergovernmental scientific programme of UNESCO, has completed a dossier for the World Biosphere Reserve recognition of Kon Hà Nừng Highlands.

Wildflowers - Chu Dang Ya Volcano Week opens in Gia Lai

Wildflowers - Chu Dang Ya Volcano Week opens in Gia Lai

The Wildflowers - Chu Dang Ya Volcano Week officially kicked off on November 20, in Ia Gri village, Chu Dang Ya commune, Chu Pah district, Gia Lai province, with many artistic activities bearing the unique cultural colours of the community of ethnic groups in the Central Highlands.

200-million-year-old mollusc fossils found in Gia Lai Province

200-million-year-old mollusc fossils found in Gia Lai Province

Ammonite fossils dating back 150-200 million years ago have been recently discovered in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai, according to Nguyen Quang Tue, head of the cultural heritage management office at the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.