Ha Giang is one of the highest towns of Vietnam and has a quintessential view of mountainous Vietnam and China, surrounded by sharp hills. The district lies at the height of 1,100m, of which there is Lung Cu peak at the height 1600m to 1800m compared to sea level. This is an extreme north, considered to be the rooftops of Vietnam. Travelers have to overcome the peak of Ma Pi Leng. On beautiful days, its pass seems to collect all the beauty of nature, with the windy hill sides, the eyes spread to horizon. Nho Que river as a small thread in the beautiful valley.
Tour Duration: 3 Days / 3 Nights
Tour Route: Hanoi – Ha Giang – Quan Ba – Yen Minh – Dong Van – Meo Vac – Yen Minh- Ha Giang – Hanoi
Dates: No fixed departure dates. You may go whenever you wish.
Starts/Ends: Hanoi / Hanoi
Group size: Group tour
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
DAY 1: HANOI – HA GIANG (D)
6:30 am bus, tour assistant will meet and pick up you from your hotel in the Hanoi Old Quarter and transfer you to bus office. Bus leaves around 8 am.
Arrival Ha Giang at Noon time and have free time on your own and relax.
Dinner and overnight at homestay in Ha Giang.
DAY 2: HA GIANG – QUAN BA – YEN MINH – DONG VAN ( B / L / D )
7h00: Tour guide picks you up at homestay or motel and prepares for beginning of the excursion with Ha Giang karst plateau. You will visit:
✔ Km0 milestone in Ha Giang city.
✔ Bac Sum pass, the first pass when you go into the Dong Van Karst Plateau area.
✔ Next stop is Quan Ba Sky Gate. Enjoy your time here seeing the beauty of Bosom Mountain and all Tam Son Town from the higher place.
✔ Visit Lung Tam weaving village and explore the production stages to make brocade (Note: This
place may not visit depending the weather or road quality)
✔ Take a picture with a lonely Lumber tree.
✔ Tham Ma pass where people used to test the power of horses before.
Noon: Have lunch in a local restaurant. In the afternoon, you will visit:
✔ Pho Cao (Fox street) for watching the unique house of H’Mong people, with the rock fence bounding it (you can also take pictures with Peach Blossoms and Plum Blossoms at Tet holiday, and
visit Pho Cao Market on Day of the Dog and Day of the Dragon).
✔ 9 Rounds pass
✔ Sung La village, visit H’Mong Ancient house – the place where the film “Story of Pao” was produced in 2006.
✔ Visit to the King family mansion lying inside a valley of Sa Phin. This is the wealthiest and most powerful family of Dong Van in the early 20th century.
✔ Lung Cu Flag Pole – the northernmost place of Vietnam.
18.00: Arrive at Dong Van town. Check in hotel and rest.
19.00: Have dinner. You can free for a walk to discover Dong Van old quarter at night or have a cup of coffee (paid by yourself) at the most favorite Café in Dong Van : Café Phố Cổ or try many kinds of food in Dong Van.
Overnight at Dong Van town – Local 2 star hotel.
DAY 3: MA PI LENG PASS – NHO QUE RIVER – HA GIANG – HANOI ( B / L / D )
06.30: Have breakfast. If it is On Sunday, you will have a chance to join the Dong Van weekly market which is very famous with thousands of H'mong, Dzao and Tay people with colorful clothes who sell lots of local products.
08.00: Check out and get on car and continuing with:
✔ Conquer Mapileng pass with spectacular scenery
✔ Take pictures with Mapileng canyon which is 800 meters deep
✔ Optional: Yacht on Nho Que River and pass to Tu San Canyon (not include the fee of return motorcycle and boat, 15$/person). So it will costs extra 15 usd per person for the fee of return motorcycle and boat).
Noon: Have lunch in Dong Van town. After Lunch, You will be back to Ha Giang. You will visit Lung Tam weaving village and explore the production stages to make brocade.
17.30: Arrive Ha Giang. Have dinner at the restaurant. Free time for rest a while. Around 21, bus will pick you up and come back Hanoi.
Bus arrives Hanoi around 4am, get transferred to hotel in the Old Quarter. Trip ends.
+ Hotel and homestay accommodation
+ Meals as specified in the itinerary
+ English- speaking guide.
+ Sightseeing as specified including entrance fees and Permit fee in Ha Giang
+ Description of service in details
+ Tips for tour guide, driver
+ Others which are not mentioned in the inclusion
Ha Giang Adventure 3 days offers you the highlights of the region driving along the main road, visiting typical places that can not be missed when visiting the province. The tour is type of driving one, most of your time is spent in the car for driving from A to B but we will do our best to give you good paces so that you won’t feel tiring of doing the tour activities.
Average driving speed on the mountian roads is 35km per hour.
Accommodation is expected to be basic but the top of the areas will be used for your best confort possible.
Food is very local, too. There is no western food to expect except bread, fried eggs for breakfast at some places. Meals are at local food stores but we always choose the most acceptable one.