VL63: NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF VIETNAM (14 DAYS)

$583.00

    DAY 1: HA NOI ARRIVAL (No meals)
    Arrive at Noi Bai International Airport. Meet your tour guide. Transfer to Ha Noi city center. Check in hotel. Free time for visiting and shopping.
    Overnight in Ha Noi.
     
    DAY 2: HA NOI - TU LE (B, L, D)
    AM: After breakfast, check your motorbike and drive to Tu Le. Have lunch on the way.
    PM: Arrive at Tu Le, check in your hostel. Free time for relaxing and bathing at hot mineral water spring. Have dinner and overnight in Tu Le.
     
    DAY 3: TU LE - MU CANG CHAI - SA PA (B, L, D)
    Have breakfast. 8:00 you escape Tu Le town. Visiting Tu Le terrace and Mu Cang Chai (La Pan Tan) terraces. Have lunch on the way.
    Upon your arrival in Than Uyen, you turn right and keep driving uphill towards Sa Pa. The road trip takes about two hours as you travel along the west side of Hoang Lien Son mountain range. Arrive at Lao Cai Province, visit Tram Ton pass - the “Heaven Gate” and Silver waterfall. Enjoy magnificent view of the Fansipan Mount, the highest one in Vietnam. Arrive at Sa Pa town around mid/late afternoon. Overnight in Sa Pa.
     
    DAY 4: LAO CHAI - TA VAN - BAC HA (B, L, D)
    AM: After breakfast, drive to Lao Chai village and Tavan village to visit Dzay minority. Have lunch at village.
    PM: Drive to Bac Ha, visit Ban Pho village, trek about 4 km of mountain path to Village of Flower H'Mong people and House of H’mong King. Overnight in Bac Ha.
     
    DAY 5: BAC HA - HA GIANG CITY (B, L, D)
    After breakfast, you will drive along mountainous through terrace baddy fields to Ha Giang City and overnight in Truong Xuan Resort.
     
    DAY 6: HA GIANG - DONG VAN (B, L, D)
    After breakfast, drive to Dong Van rock highland. We stop for visiting Sung La village. Have lunch.
    Continue to visit Meo King Palace - Vương Chí Sình. Then, we get on car to Dong Van and check in hotel.
    Have dinner at restaurant. Free time for visiting Dong Van old quarter. Overnight in Dong Van (Note: Saturday Night to visit Dong Van market on Sunday).
     
    DAY 7: DONG VAN - CAO BANG (B, L, D)
    After breakfast, you visit Dong Van market then drive to Meo Vac through Ma Pi Leng pass, at the altitude of 1,500m and enjoy Nho Que river - a poetic river between two cliffs to reach Cao Bang.
    Have lunch in Bao Lac Town. After taking a rest, get on car to Cao Bang. Check in hotel. Have dinner and overnight in Cao Bang City.
     
    DAY 8: CAO BANG - BAN GIOC - NGUOM NGAO (B, L, D)
    AM: Have breakfast. Drive to visit Hang Then Lake, Sen Black Smith Village and Nguom Ngao Cave. After lunch, check in resort.
    PM: Visit Ban Gioc Pagoda and Ban Gioc Waterfal - considered as the most beautiful waterfall in the North of Viet Nam. Drive back to Cao Bang City. Have dinner and overnight in Cao Bang City.
     
    DAY 9: CAO BANG - LANG SON - HA LONG CITY (B, L, D)
    AM: After breakfast, we drive to Lang Son. Stop at nice landscapes for take photo on the way. Have lunch in Lang Son.
    PM: Continue to Ha Long, arrive at Ha Long city, check in hotel. Overnight in Ha Long City.
     
    DAY 10: HA LONG - TUAN CHAU - CAT BA (B, L, D)
    AM: After breakfast, drive to Tuan Chau Harbor, move to ferry (departure at 7:30am or 9:00am) to Cat Ba Island. Arrive at Cat Ba Island, have lunch.
    PM: Drive around Cat Ba Island, take a short hiking to visit Cat Ba National Park. End of day, we drive to peak of Cat Ba Canon Fort and enjoy sunset from here.
    Check in hotel, have dinner and overnight in Cat Ba.
      
    DAY 11: LAN HA BAY (B, L, D)
    AM: After breakfast, join with bigger group to visit Lan Ha Bay. You will have time to visit Monkey Island, swimming, kayaking…Have lunch.
    PM: Come back Cat Ba Island, free time for relaxing. Have dinner and overnight in Cat Ba.
     
    DAY 12: CAT BA - HA NOI (B, L, D) Free and easy drive to Hanoi
    Have breakfast at hotel, have free time before drive to ferry and come back Ha Noi.
    Arrive in Ha Noi city, check in hotel. Free time for shopping, relaxing…
    Have dinner and overnight in Ha Noi.
     
    DAY 13: HA NOI CITY TOUR (B, L, D)
    AM: Our guide & driver will pick you up at your hotel to visit The Vietnam Museum of Ethnology. Continue to visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum. Enjoy the architectural and historical aspects of Uncle Ho's final resting-place. Just next door is Ho Chi Minh's house on stilts. Lying to one side of the Mausoleum is the One Pillar Pagoda; founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049 the structure has become an important symbol for the people of Hanoi. Have lunch.
    PM: Visit The Temple of Literature. Vietnam’s first university constructed in 1070, its gardens and well-preserved architecture offer a relaxing glimpse into Vietnam’s past. Continue to visit Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple. End of tour, we take around Hanoi Old Quarter by trishaw. Have dinner and overnight in Hanoi.
     
    DAY 14: DEPARTURE (B)
    After breakfast, free time for shopping before transferring to Noi Bai Airport. Tour ends.
     
    PRICE FOR PER PERSON (USD)
    Group 2 pax 3 pax 4 pax 5 pax 6 pax
    Price 993 786 686 623 583
     
    Tour price includes:
    - Transport pick up and drop off at airport 
    - Meals as listed in tour program (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
    - Accommodation (Twin/double shared rooms) with breakfast. Hotels as itinerary or similar.
    - Boat trip in Lan Ha Bay
    - Entrance fees
    - License fees in Ha Giang and Cao Bang
    - English speaking guide
    - Mineral water: 01 bottle 0.5l/pax/day

    Tour price excludes:
    - Quality Motorbike with Helmets:
    + Honda XR 150cc: 25usd/ 1 day
    + Honda CRF 250cc: 50usd/1 day
    - All fuel/Gasoline

    - Tips
    - International flight tickets and airport taxes
    - Pre/post trip arrangement
    - Visa and visa arrangement
    - Travel insurance, telephone, drinks and other personal expenses...