Duration

5 Days 4 Nights

Country

Viet Nam

Maximum Traveller

Min Pax

1

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HA GIANG LOOP + BAN GIOC WATERFALL TOUR – 5 DAYS 4 NIGHTS

Destination

Experience the best of Ha Giang Loop + Ban Gioc Waterfall in 5 days 4nights. Admire the harmonious and romantic scenes of majestic mountains graced by limestone karsts, spectacular mountain roads, challenging slopes, rocky terraces; and explore local lifestyle, traditional craft villages, cuisine, ethnic cultures at markets and homestay. Perfect for travelers who want to do the loop at a leisurely pace and have plenty of time to explore the interesting things in each destination.

PRICE

$300/person for a 5 days and 4 nights trip.
Children under 3 years: Free
Children from 3-10 years old: $180

Flexible Cancellation Policy:
After booking: You may cancel anytime up to 24 hours in advance and we will return 90% of the tour fare
Within 24 hours prior to the departure: We will return 60% of the tour fare to you
Within 4 hours prior to the departure or no show: no refund

TOUR ITINERARY

Day 1: Lila Inn – Bac Sum Pass – Khuan Lung – Soan Tung – Lung Tam – Yen Minh

8:00 AM Enjoy a delicious breakfast and 8:30 AM start your journey to Bac Sum Pass, the steepest and most challenging slope of Ha Giang. Admire the smooth and elegant curves of the road, like a silk ribbon dancing between four majestic rocky terraces.

Head to Khuan Lung Waterfall for 15 minutes hiking. It’s a great waterfall in a nice valley.

After the waterfall you will get back on the main road and then get to Soan Tung Cave, the cave come with 10 nature jacuzzis where you can chill out.

Admire the stunning scenery and stop for a coffee break at Heaven Gate, where you can climb a tower and see the panoramic view of Tam Son Town and the Twin Mountains with their legendary fairy’s bosom shape.

Quan Ba Twin Mountain
Quan Ba Twin Mountain

01:00 PM Nestled under the foot of hills in Quan Ba, Lung Tam Village attracts many travelers from near and far owing to its astonishing landscape and serenity and Mong ethnic minority women in colorful attire. The hospitality of ethnic minority children and adults warms visitors who traverse hundreds of kilometers of winding roads to the village.

Then drive through the cypress forest and admire the golden cypress, a rare and endemic plant that grows only on rocky limestone areas in northern Vietnam.

02:00 PM Continue to Yen Minh.

04:00 PM Check in at Hoang Vu or Ha Anh homestay, a unique place that offers a stunning view of the rice terrace valley from the mountainside. Enjoy afternoon tea and watch the sky change colors as the sun sets.

7:00 PM Have a family dinner and show off your singing skills with karaoke.

Day 2: Yen Minh – Tham Ma Pass – H’mong King’s Palace – LoLo village – Ma Le – Dong Van Ancient Town

7:30 AM Have an early morning breakfast with hot coffee and watch the sunrise. Reach Tham Ma Pass, a historical site where horses were tested for their strength and endurance in the old days.

Continue to Pho Cao and explore the Dong Van Karst Plateau, UNESCO Global Geopark, landscape of limestone formations. A spectacular Drive along the Nine-Turn Pass.

Visit Lao Xa village of H’mong People n Han peope live together

Visit H’Mong King’s Palace – the residence of Vuong Chinh Duc – a mandarin under Nguyen Dynasty. He spent 8 years and about 150,000 silver coins to build this magnificent house with the help of Chinese workers and Hmong craftsmen. The wooden parts were intricately carved to reflect his wealth and prosperity. You can see the ancient cypresses standing solemnly in front of the main gate, welcoming you to explore this historical and cultural treasure. 

H'mong King's Palace
H’mong King’s Palace

Continue to the Lung Cu Flag Tower, the northernmost point of Vietnam and a symbol of national pride. Admire the view of the giant rocks and the national flag flying over Dragon Mountain, surrounded by magnificent forests.

12:00 PM Have lunch and relax.

Hike for 3 km through Ma Le, a mysterious area known as the ‘one-eyed ghost’ area. This is a secret road that leads to the most remote and untouched part of Vietnam.

5:00 PM Reach Dong Van, a unique karst plateau geopark. 

5:30 PM Check in your homestay and join dinner at 7:30PM

Day 3: Dong Van – Ma Pi Leng Path – Meo Vac – Bao Lac

7:30 AM Enjoy a delicious breakfast and visit Dong Van Ethnic Market (on Sunday Morning) to experience the local culture and cuisine. You will see different ethnic groups from nearby hamlets and villages, dressed in colorful clothing and carrying baskets of various goods, such as vegetables, fruits, chicken, and birds, or driving buffaloes, cows, etc.

The road was built in the 60s of the 20th century by many workers who labored for 11 years to complete this project. Stop at the pit stop to admire the scenery and take photos. You will also trek Ma Pi Leng Sky Path for 7km and climb up to the top of a rocky mountain to see the best views on the path.

The 9km long climb will inspire you with its breathtaking beauty. At the top of the pass, there is a stone stele that records the marks of the construction process. You will also pass by Tu San Chasm, the deepest canyon in South Asia.

Nho Que River
Nho Que River

12:00 PM Have lunch and relax in Meo Vac. 

Travel to Bao Lac on a peaceful road with no tourist crowds. Visit Khau Vai and hiking on the karst fields, enjoying the scenic views of the valleys below. Enjoy the scenic road and river views on your way to Bao Lac. Stop at some picturesque spots and take photos of the mountains.

4:00 PM Check into homestay in Bao Lac homestay in Cao Bang.

Hike around the village of Khuoi Khon community-based tourism village, where maintains many unique cultural identities of the Black Lo Lo ethnic minority group. At the community house, bronze drums, traditional customs, wooden toys and working tools of the Lo Lo people are on display, helping visitors learn more about the cultural identity of the ethnic minority group.

Day 4: Bao Lac – Phong Nam valley – Ban Gioc Waterfall 

Travel to Ban Gioc Waterfall, the fourth largest cross-border waterfall in the world. The waterfall is surrounded by stunning karst mountains and lush greenery, making it a popular tourist destination in the region.

You will go on a steep, winding road called 15 turn-pass

Khau Coc Cha Pass, Bao Lac, Cao Bang

Visit Phong Nam valley, a natural wonder with impressive stalactites and stalagmites.

Spend the night at May Linh Homestay in Khuoi Ky village.

Do hiking to a temple to see the panorama view of Ban Gioc waterfall

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Ban Gioc Waterfall

Day 5: Ban Gioc – Cao Bang city

7:30 AM Rise and enjoy breakfast.

Travel to Ngoc Con Village to experience the beauty of clouds, mountains, rivers and fields in this serene and picturesque place. The village is home to several ethnic minority communities, including the Tay, Nung, and Hmong people. Visitors can interact with the locals and learn about their customs and traditions, such as making incense, making paper and forging knives, hoe, shovel.

11:00 AM Savor your lunch. We will guide you to Tra Linh that has stunning natural landscapes that are untouched and unspoiled by human intervention. It is also part of the tourist route “Experience indigenous culture in wonderland” in the Non Nuoc Cao Bang Global Geopark, a UNESCO-recognized site.

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“Mountain Angel Eye” – Phung Mountain, Tra Linh

4:00 PM Get to Cao Bang city. End the tour in Cao Bang city at 4:30 PM

You can choose between 3 options for your night stay (The tour price does not cover the following optionals)

  • Option 1: Stay in Cao Bang city and depart to Hanoi at 9AM on the next day
  • Option 2: Take the night bus from Cao Bang to Hanoi and then Ninh Binh/Cat Ba/Halong
  • Option 3: Stay in Cao Bang city and the next day come back Ha Giang with our driver – it means 6days 5nights (for this option you will pay extra more 700k vnd, we only recommend this option if you want to go to Sapa)

Farewell! We hope you had a wonderful tour with us. Thank you for choosing Lila Inn & Tours!

TOUR INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS

The tour price covers the following items:The tour price does not cover the following items:
– Accommodation in a dorm at a homestay (private room for couples), base on with shared bathroom

– Private Easy Rider driver for each passenger; motorbike, gas

– Helmet, safety gear, travel information

– Entry permit and admission fees to all attractions as specified

– 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, and 4 dinners with Vietnamese cuisine

– VAT and service charge

– Shower before the tour

– Luggage storage in Ha-Giang City

– Tip for the driver

– Food and drinks that are not specified

– Surcharge for special occasions or gala dinners on Christmas, New Year, etc.

– Travel insurance

– Personal expenses, optional visits, and other services that are not specified

– English-speaking guide is an addition fee

 

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Overview

Overview

Experience the best of Ha Giang Loop in 5 days. Admire the harmonious and romantic scenes of majestic mountains graced by limestone karsts, spectacular mountain roads, challenging slopes, rocky terraces; and explore local lifestyle, cuisine, ethnic cultures at markets and homestay. Perfect for travelers who want to do the loop at a leisurely pace and have plenty of time to explore the interesting things in each destination.

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$180.00 $180.00 Per Children from 3-10 years old
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