Vietnam ranks among the most beautiful countries to visit and Ha Giang is undoubtedly the most beautiful destination to visit in Vietnam. The distance is not far, only 300km from Hanoi, but the drive is long because of winding road with many curves. However, the trip to Ha Giang is extremely fantastic and memorable.
|DEPARTURE TIME||8:00 AM|
Hanoi – Ha Giang – Quan Ba Heaven Gate – Nam Dam Village (Lunch, Dinner) (Guide)
8:00am: This morning, we will pick you at your hotel in Hanoi then drive to Ha Giang mountainous province which the Vietnam-China border extends more than 275Km long. During the way, there are many grandiose mountains with unique formation of peaky rocks. Ha Giang is the location of 4 major ethnic minorities with Hmong, Tay, Dao & Nung that make the ethnical diversity and nowhere we can see more fusing traditions than Ha Giang.
Have lunch at local restaurant in Tuyen Quang.
After lunch time, we drive to Ha Giang and stop in this city for coffee break, then drive to Quan Ba Heaven Gate where you will walk up hill to enjoy the stunning view of Quan Ba town, take the photo of the famous Twin Mountain and listen to the story of the Happiness Road
Continue to Nam Dam village of the Dao Ethnic for overnight. The village is beautiful located in a peaceful valley where people are friendly and welcoming. Specially, they still keep their tradition and culture. Free to walk around the village for visit
Dinner with the local host.
Nam Dam – Quan Ba Heaven Gate – Pao’s House – Dong Van (Breakfast, Lunch) (Guide)
After breakfast, we drive to admire the Happiness road.
Stop at Pho Cao Slope (Tham Ma Slope) to take the great photo of meandering road before driving to visit Lung Cam village culture village to visit the home filming “ Story of Pao”.The film which won four Golden Kite Prizes (the Oscars of Vietnam).
We then continue to Dong Van and stop on the way to visit The King Palace of Hmong people.
Arrive Dong Van at late afternoon.
Overnight in Dong Van and take a walk around the town to the old streets.
Dong Van – Nho Que River Boat Trip – Ma Pi Leng Pass – Trekking – Dong Van (Breakfast, Lunch) (Guide)
After having breakfast at hotel, we start our trip at 7:30am today to visit Nho Que River by boat trip.
From Dong Van, we drive 10 minutes to get Ta Lang village, stop there then take “xeom” to get the pier of Nho Que River (20 minutes).
Nestled between the mountain of northeast of Vietnam, Nho Que River winding like green thread shimmering north from heaven. The length of 192 km, the river engraved name on 46 km across the strip of land in Vietnam, and flows through the rocky sloping limestone mountain of the global geological park system Dong Van stone. The Nho Que river carries a beautiful turquoise blue color. That shines through the bright green patches of the forest almost all seasons of the year (except the rain season from Apr till Sep).
The best time to see the river is from October till March the next year, especially Feb and March when the Bombaxceiba flowers in full bloom.
After 1 hour boat trip along the river and visit Tu San alley, we will take “xeom” to get back the car.
Optional: if you prefer to do kayaking, it is also a good idea.
Have lunch at local restaurant in Dong Van.
After lunch, we will drive to Ma Pi Leng for trekking in 1-2 hours. We will stop at Ma Pi Leng museum then start to trek through a small road. The trekking route is fabulous for anyone who loves nature and taking photos. Climb up to the nice view point on the top of mountain to see the sunset and take beautiful photos of Nho Que river. You will have the opportunity to meet ethnic children playing along the way, the hardworking women growing maize in the fields or grazing buffaloes and goats. After more than 1 hour for trekking, we will meet the car on the main road. Get on the car and back hotel for overnight in Dong Van.
Dong Van – Lung Cu – H’mong Village (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) (Guide)
After breakfast and check-out hotel, we will drive to visit Lung Cu (26 km).
Enjoy the beautiful landscape along the way and visit Lo Lo Chai village and North Pole of Vietnam before visit Lung Cu flag tower.
The Lo Lo Chai village nestles in the rocky plateau of the mountainous province of Ha Giang. In the last three years, Lo Lo Chai has become a cultural tourism village with homestay facilities. It is also a showpiece for Dong Van Plateau architecture.
Have lunch at local restaurant.
In the afternoon, check in H’Mong Village Resort to relax and and enjoy great view from your room window. If it is not too cold, let’s go swimming at the resort’s beautiful swimming pool.
Dinner and overnight at H’Mong village resort.
H’mong Village (Quan Ba) – Hanoi (Breakfast, Lunch) (Guide)
oday, we drive back to Hanoi in 7.5 hours (350km). End tour at your hotel in Hanoi.
We hope that you have enjoyed your magnificent Ha Giang tour with us and look forward to welcoming you back for your next Vietnam trip, goodbye and see you again!!!