Tour combines a day of walking and traveling by motorcycle to bring you the impression about the land, people and culture of ethnic minorities in Dong Van geopark. Itinerary 5 days and 4 nights from Ha Giang departure.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Ha Giang city
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive by 8:15 AM for a prompt departure at 8:30 AM.
RETURN TIME Approximately 6:30 PM.
WEAR Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.
INCLUDED
English instructor Meals
Water Accommodation
Motorbike Driver
Fuel Entrance fees
NOT INCLUDED
Drinks Personal expensive
Instructor gratuity  

PRICE TABLE

Group size 2-3 4-5 6-7
Price/pp $330,00 $320,00 $310,00

Additional information

LocationHa Giang
Duration5 days
Physicality9/10
Age16+
DatesYear-round
Day 1

One day mountain climbing tour: Ban Me – Cao Banh – Tha village – Ha Thanh (18km). (DB)

Morning comes from Ha Giang town to Ban Me, a beautiful village of the Tay ethnic group before mountain climbing to Cao Banh on buffalo trails. On top of the mountain you can see the panorama of Ha Giang City and the small villages around. On the top is a village of the Dao, one of ethnic minority in Vietnam, where you will have beautiful photographs of rice fields, mountains, Dao girls in traditional costume … after lunch, you will glaze on the forest trails to another village of the Tay people. If it’s a hot day you will able to swim in the waterfall then you overnight in a traditional stilt house of Tay people right next to it. Enjoy the traditional food of local for dinner, talking with family and drink the corn liqueur that will make you have an enjoyable evening.
Day 2

Ha Thanh – Bac Me Town – La village (85km). (DB)

After breakfast, then leave the home-stay. You will have about 3 hour trekking to another village of Tay people from there you will take motorcycle to drive to Bac Me district, you will continue to enjoy the beauty of the jungle and rice fields. You will have lunch in a small local restaurant on the way. After lunch continue to La village, which is a village of Tay tribe, very beautiful and peaceful. It is a village in Ha Giang which retains the traditional beauty of culture, stilt house, traditional costumes and their own language…very typical, without color of tourism development. Trek around in the village before dinner . Stay overnight with Tay’s family in there.
Day 3

Village – Meo Vac - Dong Van (125km). (DB)

After breakfast, then leave the home stay. Take motorcycle to enter to centre of Dong Van karst plateau geopark. On the road visit some villages of white H’mong people. Take a rest in Meo Vac town before take motorcycle to drive to Dong Van via Ma Pi Leng pass. The most beautiful pass in Vietnam, majestic landscape,… and the deepest valley Southeast Asia. Stay one night in Dong Van old quarter.
Day 4

Dong Van – Yen Minh - Nam Dam village (100km).(DB)

After breakfast, you will have about 3 hour trekking to the villages around Dong Van rocky highland. Then back Dong Van town and take motorcycle to drive to Quan Ba town via Yen Minh town. On the road visit some villages of white H’mong people, the Vuong’s family palace (H’mong king palace), and very beautiful mountain landscape.
About 6pm you will be arrived in Nam Dam, a beautiful village and traditional of Dao people. Enjoy the traditional food of local for dinner, talking with family and drink the corn liqueur that will make you have an enjoyable evening.
Day 5

Nam Dam village - Quan Ba – Ha Giang City (60 - 80km).(B)

After breakfast you will have a half day trekking around Nam Dam village, a beautiful village and traditional of Dao people. In the afternoon take the motorbike to visit the peaceful town of Tam Son (Quan Ba) with the fairy twin mountain, Lung Khuy cave – the most beautiful caves of Ha Giang, Pac sum pass…
After back to Ha Giang city you could stay one more night in Ha Giang City or go to Ha Noi by sleeping bus

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