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Lost valleys - Dong Van plateau

- Code: MN-10
- Duration: 7days-6nights
- Departure: Ha Noi

The Northeast is famous for its remarkable limestone formations and densely forested hills. It's the least travelled area of the country and its valleys, waterfalls, caves, unusual rock formations and lakes will absolutely satisfy every nature lover.

PROGRAMME RESUME

Hanoi / Ba Be / Cao Bang / Ha Giang / Dong Van / Yen Minh / Ha Giang / Hanoi

7 days / Private

Day 1: Ha Noi / Ba Be
Day 2: Ba Be / Cao Bang
Day 3: Cao Bang /  Ban Gioc Waterfall
Day 4: Cao Bang / Bao Lac / Meo Vac
Day 5:Meo Vac / Dong Van
Day 6: Dong Van / Pho Bang / Ha Giang
Day 7: Ha Giang / Ha Noi 

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Day 1 HANOI / BA BE (L)

Pick up at your hotel and drive to Ba Be Lake via Thai Nguyen. Local lunch in Bac Can. Arrive in Ba Be early in the afternoon. Visit the show room and layout of Ba Be National Park before taking a small boat trip to one of the lakes and through Nang River as far as the Dau Dang Waterfalls. Discover the national park and visit a Tay village of Polu. Check into your hotel.

Overnight in Ba Be.

Day 2 BA BE / CAO BANG (B/L)

After breakfast, drive through the well preserved Ba Be national park to the delightful Tay village of Pac Ngoi. Continue the drive to Cao Bang. On the way, you may stop at one of the local markets (depending on which day of the week) and visit some minority villages. Lunch en route.

Overnight in Cao Bang. 

Day 3 CAO BANG / BAN GIOC WATERFALLS / CAO BANG (B/L)

After breakfast, drive to a local minority market (normally on weekends or every 5-10-20th day of lunar calendar) and the beautiful 800-meter long grottoes of Nguom Ngao before arriving at the famous Ban Gioc Waterfalls that marks the border between Vietnam and China. Local lunch at restaurant near the waterfalls. Local lunch at restaurant near the waterfalls.

Return to Cao Bang in the afternoon stopping along the way to visit the 100 year old forging village of Phuc Sen.

Overnight in Cao Bang.

Day 4 CAO BANG / BAO LAC / MEO VAC (B/L)

After breakfast, drive to Meo Vac town with majestic scenery and stunning views over the valleys, mountains and bamboo forests. On the way, stop at Tin Tuc Market (only possible on the 5th, 10th and 15th days of the lunar calendar). Visit the small village of the San Chi people. Continuing by road, you will have the chance to meet the White H'Mong, Lolo, Nung and Tay near Bao Lac. Lunch on the way. Arrive in Meo Vac town late afternoon.

Overnight in Meo Vac Town.

Day 5 MEO VAC / DONG VAN (B/L)

After breakfast, depart for Dong Van via mountainous roads and many valleys. Along the way, visit the Hmong  Village and stop in Ma Pi Leng heaven gate with very deep valley, that one of best view in this trip, karst plateau geo-park , we can find rock every where on hight mountain... stalagmite .rock hole  same like bomd hole.....
lunch on the way. After that we continue to the head of Viet Nam ( Lung Cu village).it is border with china , you can see faraway to china . go to Dong van town for sleep in hotel

Overnight in Dong Van.

Day 6 DONG VAN / PHO BANG / HA GIANG (B/L/D)

After breakfast, visit the Dong Van market and Saphin market as well as Vua Meo - the Palace of the King of H'Mong. Continue by road to Pho Bang which features old multi-level houses made of clay bricks with tiled roofs. If visiting Dong Van on a weekend, one can shop at an authentic mountain market where all sorts of products, including colourful traditional clothing can be purchased.
Lunch on way
Drive to Ha Giang.

Dinner and overnight at the  house on stilt of Me Village.

Day 7 HA GIANG / HANOI (B/L)

After breakfast, visit the beautiful Tay village of Phuong Do with its stilt houses, fish ponds and rice fields then drive back to Hanoi.
Local lunch.
Arrive in Hanoi late in the afternoon.

End of our services.

Option: Continue your journey to Sapa and the Northwest Park.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our prices include:

  • Transfer by private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • English speaking guide.
  • Accommodation in twin or double shared room including breakfast and on a rudimentary stilt house near Ha Giang.
  • Private boat for the trip and entry fees.
  • Meals as mentioned on the program: (B) for breakfast and (L) for lunch mentioned.
  • Taxes.

Our prices do not include:

  • Drinks, tips, personal expenses and all services not clearly mentioned.

Note:

  • There is the option of continuing your journey up to Sapa.
  • Recommended vehicles for this program: 4X4 or Zace or Minibus depending on the road conditions.
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