Northeast Viet Nam with Vietnam-China border are the plateau (highland) turns from north to east are: Bắc Hà, Quản Bạ, Đồng Văn, Cao Bằng , Bắc Cạn . First plateau has an average elevation of 1000-3143 m. Northeast Viet Nam spectacular sceneries with many mountain and hill-tribes such as : H'mong , Tay, Zay , zao . . . visits to markets of mountain tribes, villages and historic sites, best place for relaxing on the boat trip at Ba Be lake . you will enjoy and experience the region's unique culture.
North-east Tour includes visits to many villages of hill tribe such as: red Zao , Tay , Day , Ha Nhi , Nung , H'mong . . . tribe villages amongst other ethic minority tribes, a trip to the fourth largest waterfall in the world (ban gioc) and beautiful scenery of many mountains and paddy fields. We will also visit schools and markets within some of the most remote tribes in viet nam.
The route covers areas that are not accessible by bus therefore have only been seen by very few tourists.
A day by day account of of the villages visited is listed below:
Day1: lao cai - sa pa
Days2: sa pa - market - bac ha
Days 3: Bac ha - Ha Giang
Days4: Ha Giang - Dong van
Days5: Dong van - Meo Vac
Days6: Meo vac - Cao Bang
Days7: Ha Giang - Ba Be lake
Days8: Ba Be lake cruise
Days 9: Ba Be - Ha Noi
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will pick you up from your hotel in SaPa or Lao Cai station .Please inform me of this at least three days before the tour start date.
End location: I will drop you off at your hotel in Ha Noi or airport
Duration: 9 days
The tour is available throughout the year with expected seasonal variations.
Car , walking . I can arrange 7 seat or 16 seat with same sprice.
My services as your personal English speaking tour guide.
Transfers and transportation along the trip.(7 seat or 16 seat ).
Meals (8 breakfast, 9 lunch, 8 dinner).
Entrance fees to National Park, Waterfall, permit ,and village.
Water on day trek (02 bottle 1.5L of water/day).
Accommodation (home stay and hotel).
Estimated Local Cash Needed
35 USD - - $35 USD is the cost of train tickets from Ha Noi to Lao Cai, if required.
Your personal drink
I'm not a driver, I can arrange for a separate car and driver for your trip. Please contact me before you make any booking.