Dong Van is in the Northern region of Vietnam. Dong Van karst plateau Geopark consists of four districts, namely, Meo Vac, Dong Van, Yen Minh, Quan Ba. It's in the north of Ha Giang province of Viet Nam. It shares border with China in the north, total area of over 2,346 km².
Dong Van rocky plateau is sculptural in appearance, a historical rocky page of nature. The region also contains a lot of potential values such as geological heritage, biological diversity, tourism and fossils, and also the culture of 17 ethnic groups on Dong Van karst plateau Geopark.
Dong Van Rocky Highland Geopark was became the 77th member of the Global Geopark Network in 2010. It became the first global Geopark in Vietnam, the second in Southeast Asia.