This 6 days tour from Hanoi to Ha Giang will offer you a good view of the region along the main road. You will visit typical places that you should not miss when visit these provinces. The type of tour is driving. Most of your time spent in the car for driving from place to palces. You will have opportunity to enjoy the amazing scenery, exploring local life and the culture of the hill tribe. Spencial admire Karst Geo – Park.
Going to fairs is very exciting because fairs are the vivid and sharpest images of the daily lives of people in Ha Giang.
Fairs open from 5 am until 3 – 4 pm. Ethnic minority people from mountain villages flock to the fairs by horses, motorbikes or foot. Some go to the fair with their friends, their family or their husband and children.
Fairs are the most bustling activity of the Ha Giang upland ethnic people every week.
Tour route: Ha Giang
Duration: 6 Day
Tour type: Classic
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Active level: Easy
Brief Itinerary :
|Day 1||Ha Giang||Hanoi – Ha Giang (~300 km/ ~6hrs by car/van)||L, D|
|Day 2||Ha Giang||Ha Giang City – Quan Ba – Yen Minh (~100 km/ ~3,5 hrs by car/van)||B, L, D|
|Day 3||Dong Van||Minh – Dong Van (~45 km/ ~1,5 hrs by car/van)||B, L, D|
|Day 4||Meo Vac||Dong Van – Lung Phin or Xa Phin market – Ma Pi Leng Pass – Meo Vac||B, L, D|
|Day 5||Ha Giang||Meo Vac – Yen Minh – Ha Giang (~160 km/ ~5hrs by car/van)||B, L, D|
|Day 6||Hanoi||Ha Giang – Hanoi (~290 km/ ~6hrs by car/van)||B, L|
Day 1: Hanoi – Ha Giang (~300 km/ ~6hrs by car/van)
Activities: 08:00 am: The English speaking guide pick you up at your hotel and transfer to Ha Giang (300km). On the way, you will enjoy the beautiful countryside and the car will stop over for taking the photos. Having lunch on the way. Arrive in Ha Giang, check in hotel and free time for relaxing and walking around city.
Day 2: Ha Giang City – Quan Ba – Yen Minh (~100 km/ ~3,5 hrs by car/van)
After having breakfast at your hotel, you will take an easy walk to visit Thon Tha Village, the village of the Tay people. You will have the peaceful feeling while viewing the scenery of stilt houses with thatch roves and palm trees. Continue drive up to the highland region of Ha Giang, the scenery is getting more stunning with high passes and august mountains. You will have opportunities to enjoy wonderful vie and take photos of Quan Ba pass and Quan Ba Heaven Gate. Arrive in Yen Minh town, you spend the rest of the day rambling around a hill tribe village near the town. Then check in hotel and relax. Free time in the evening.
Day 3: Yen Minh – Dong Van (~45 km/ ~1,5 hrs by car/van)
Breakfast at your hotel, 08:00 am driver through Dong Van Karst Geo – park, is unique combination between Geoheritages and cultural heritages . There are up to 80% of the karst formations of Dong Van Plateau are limestone formed by environment conditions and different development stages of nature. On the way, the car will stop over for taking the photos and enjoy amazing scenery. You will exploring local life and the culture of the hill tribes such as the H’mong village in Lung Cam and the residence of the Vuong family, called “Palace of Hmong King”. Then free time.
Day 4: Dong Van – Lung Phin or Xa Phin market – Ma Pi Leng Pass – Meo Vac
Breakfast at your hotel and then transfer for visiting The fairs that open on fixed days include Ma Le on every Saturday morning. There are four “cho lui” – Lung Phin, Sa Phin, Pho Bang and Pho Cao. You will exploring Ethnic minority people from mountain villages flock to the fairs by horses, motorbikes or foot. Some go to the fair with their friends, their family or their husband and children. You will experience the everyone dresses in the most beautiful clothes and carries everything on his/her pack. They bring to the fair anything from chickens to pigs, from skirts to scarves and sharpening knives or the vegetables that is just freshly picked from the garden in the early morning.
After lunch, we continue drive towards Meo Vac town. We make some stops en route for admiring the scenery and taking some photos of Ma Pi Leng Pass. Arriving in Meo Vac, check into a local hotel and take a rest. Then if time permit, we will have the opportunity to visit a village of Hmong near the town. Dinner and overnight in Meo Vac.
Day 5: Meo Vac – Yen Minh – Ha Giang (~160 km/ ~5hrs by car/van)
After breakfast, we start our road trip back to Ha Giang town. (If today is Sunday, You will have a colorful morning as there is a weekend market which takes place right in the town. The market gather locals people who live in the karst plateau and the Mong ethnic minority . They traders their domestic and farming products. This will be a great chance for hunting beautiful photos of the local faces in their traditional dresses.
Upon our arrival in Quan Ba, Yen Minh, we will make a stop in Lung Tam village, a Hmong village where you will learn how local villagers weave brocades. After lunch at Quan Ba, we continue our trip back to Ha Giang. Arrive in Ha Giang City, check in hotel and free time.
Day 6: Ha Giang – Hanoi (~290 km/ ~6hrs by car/van)
After breakfast at your hotel in Ha Giang City, you will transfer back to Hanoi. On the way, the car will stop over for taking photos and having lunch. Arrive in Hanoi, check in your hotel. Finish our services.
Finish unforgettable Ha Giang Tour with Cozy Vietnam Travel. Good bye & see you in the next time! Cozy Vietnam Travel can arrange additional customized trips for you if the above itinerary does not match your expectations.
- Hotel accommodation in double/ twin room
- Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner).
- Tours and transfers by private air-conditioned vehicles.
- Local English speaking guide, Other languges upon your request
- All entrance fees as indicated in itinerary.
- Cold water and towel during tours
- Sightseeing fees
- Purified water and wet towel
- Transport as programe
- Personal expense (drinks, telephone…)
- Tips and gratuities