Northeastern tour is one of the most exciting and spectacular journeys in Vietnam. The northeast is a captivating blend of dramatic landscapes and colourful hill tribes. The journey takes us to a border area crowded with incredible limestone mountains and populated by Nung, Tay and H’mong ethnic peoples.
Day 1: Bac Ha – Quang Binh (Xuan Giang)
AM: Travel from Bac Ha to Xin Man after Bac Ha market visiting, visit a little town with 45% of population is Nung people, Travel toward to Nam Dan village, you can see more rice terraces and the waterfall.
PM: Continue to Quang Binh and Xuan Giang eco homestay of Tay tribe, you will stay overnight there.
Day 2: Quang Binh – Ha Giang – Quan Ba(Nam Dam)
AM: Have little walk around the village in Xuan Giang after your breakfast, Come back then check out the homestay. Travel to Ha Giang city, have lunch in Ha Giang.
PM: You will continue the trip to Ba Heaven Gate, which reaches 1500m above sea level. Stop and take pictures of Tam Son valley. Visit Black Dao people’s village in Nam Dam. Stay overnight at the home of black Dao there..
Day 3: Quan Ba – Yen Minh – Dong Van
AM: Leaving Quan Ba, you’ll go to Yen Minh district a green prairie, beautiful poetic Ha Giang land. You will have lunch in Yen Minh.
PM: You will be contemplating the majestic Highlands Stone in Dong Van District where reached average altitude of 1,000 – 1600m above sea level. Visit a village of White H’mong in Sung La valley. Continue to go to Vuong’s relic architecture. Visit Dong Van town and overnight at hotel. At night, you can walk to visit the old town formed over a century ago with a unique culture.
Day 4: Dong Van – Meo Vac – Bao Lac
AM: You will travel to the most beautiful area in between Dong Van and Meo Vac. Ma Pi Leng mountain pass means the nose of the horse will make you impressed with the spectacular rocky hills, valleys with Nho Que river. Stop at the viewpoint and capture beautiful pictures. Have lunch in Meo Vac town.
PM: Continue your trip to Bao Lac. Visit the Tay people village in Niem Son. Stay overnight at the hotel in Bao Lac.
Day 5: Bao Lac – Tinh Tuc – Ba Be national park
AM: Travel from Bao Lac to Tinh Tuc, a neglected town with tenement houses of tin miners. Have lunch in Phja Den.
PM: Follow the mountain road to Ba Be national park. Stay overnight in Pac Ngoi village with their homestay.
Day 6: Boat trip
AM: You will have small covered boat trip to travel around the lakes and up stream of Nang river to visit the Puong cave, ride down the river to Dau Dang to have lunch.
PM: Walk to the waterfall in Dau Dang, then walk back to the boat to get back to the homestay in Pac Ngoi, stay there one more night.
Day 7: Transfer from Ba Be to Hanoi
Travel from Ba Be to Hanoi via national road 3. End tour.
– English speaking guide
– Breakfast & dinner
– Entrance fee
– Security fee
– Homestay & hotel
– Frontier area permission
– Private transport (Modern car with A/C)
– Drinking water
– Boat trip