Don’t miss this special adventure tour to explore Bac Ha and Ha Giang within 5 days. With the best price we can offer, you will have chance to enjoy the breathtaking landscapes of mountainous regions as well as to meet many people from many different ethnic minorities to learn and experience their culture and customs. You can also trek along hillside, through terraced rice fields and local hill tribe villages. The tour is provided with experienced driver, fluent English-speaking tour guide, accomodation, meals and other offers. This 5-day tour is highly recommended for those who love trekking, taking photos of scenery and being with nature.
This tour will take you to some must-visit attractions in Bac Ha and Ha Giang:
Departure from Hanoi at 7 a.m, we start our drive to Bac Ha. We will have lunch at a restaurant along the road and arrive in Bac Ha at about 1.30 pm. On the way to Si Ma Cai town, you will enjoy the beautiful scenery and lots of traditional houses with terracotta tiles roofs. We drive back to Bac Ha in late afternoon. You will enjoy your dinner in the homestay with local family here.
Villages & attractions: Hanoi at 7 am drive to Bac Ha – About 1.30 pm arrive in Bac Ha – Drive to Si Ma Cai (because we come to Si Ma Cai in the afternoon so we will miss the market) – Drive back to Bac Ha in the afternoon. Relax, dinner & Overnight at homestay in Bac Ha.
On this day you will discover the beauty of Ha Giang. From Bac Ha we set out for our ride up to the northern plateau of Ha Giang. Along the way, you admire the wonderful scenery of Minh Tan Village and Pac Sum Pass. The pass is winding like a silk strip connecting Ha Giang and Quan Ba. You will see local people in Quyet Tien commune in their traditional clothes, bringing many types of vegetable that they grow by themselves to the market. The “Happiness Road” then leads us to Quan Ba Heaven’s Gate which is located about 50 km north of Ha Giang city, This is also the gateway to Dong Van Karst Plateau Geopark. You will be impressed by the beauty as well as the heart-rending legend of Twin Mountains. We will also visit the most beautiful cave in Ha Giang: Lung Khuy Cave. We have a short trek for about 1 hour then we head to Nam Dam Village to relax, have dinner and overnight stay at a homestay with Dzao People in Nam Dam.
Villages & attraction: Bac Ha – Ha Giang city (you don’t have to stop in Ha Giang to buy permit, permit is included in the Tour price, we buy for you) – Minh Tan village – Pac Sum Pass – Quyet Tien village – Quan Ba Pass – Heaven gate – Twin mountain (Fairy bosom) – Lung Khuy grotto – Short trekking about 1 hour – Nam Dam village.
After breakfast at Nam Dam village, say goodbye to the host of the homestay to start our drive to Yen Minh town , you can admire the scenery and take photographs on the way passing Tham Ma Pass and Nine Circle Pass. You will be impressed by the ancient houses of Hmong people in Pho Cao village, Sung La village and Lung Hoa Village. We have 2 hours trekking through some villages before driving to Lung Tao village and Ma Le village. We will rest, have dinner and stay overnight at a homestay in Ma Le village.
Villages & attractions: Nam Dam village – Yen Minh town – Tham Ma pass – Pho Cao village – nice circle pass – Sung La village – Lung Hoa village – Trekking to villages (2 hours) – Lung Tao village – Ma Le village.
On this day, you will see the unique architecture of a famous mansion in Ha Giang. We drive to Sa Phin to visit Hmong King palace. It is the castle of Hmong King in the early 20th century with gigantic size as well as magnificence and unique design. After visit Ta Lung village, we will have 3 hours trekking through villages. Heading to Dong Van town, we will make few stops for admiring the scenery and taking some photos of Win Pass and Ma Pi Leng pass, where the terrain is exceptionally steep, rugged and rocky. There will be a lot of things to discover about the life and culture of local people in Lang Nghien village. In the evening, you can relax, have dinner & overnight at Lang Nghien Village.
Villages & attractions: Visit Ma Le – Sa Phin village to visit Hmong King’s Palace – Ta Lung village – Trekking to villages (3 hours) – Win Pass – Ma Pi Leng Pass – Lang Nghien village (Dong Van town).
You can spend the early morning walking around and discover Dong Van old town by yourself. We will continue our ride towards Meo Vac Town. The spectacular passes and winding roads will be the highlight on our way. There are a lot of Mong people and many other ethnic minorities living here. After that, we take a beautiful path back to Ha Giang city and head to Hanoi where our tour ends at 7.30 pm.
Villages & attractions: Dong Vac – Meo Vac – Ha Giang city (at 2 pm) – Arrive in Hanoi about 7.30 pm.