The package will bring you to the special places in the North of Vietnam in 9 days. You will have amazing adventure to discover Hanoi City on the way you never explore by foot.Then you will continue to come Ha Giang to discover the stunning mountains, terraced fields and join other activities with local people. After that you will have amazing trip to the world heritage site of Halong in 2 days 1 night. Let’s start with us.
Day 1: Ha Noi arrive (no meal)
Welcome to Vietnam! Warmly welcome by our driver and transfer privately to the hotel in Ha Noi.
Check in hotel and relax in Ha Noi city.
Day 2: Ha Noi – Bicycle Tours to Hanoi Countryside (B,L)
After a truly scrumptious breakfast, join a bicycle day tour to the countryside of the city. This tour includes cycling 45 km on flat roads.
Around 8:00 am in the morning, youare picked up to our bicycle store to choose your suitable bikewhich makes you feel comfortable. You have a safety instruction here.Your exploration for the day:
- Riding over the Red River by Long Bien bridge,the oldest bridge in Hanoi bulit over 100 years ago under French colonial time, to enjoy the view of the Red River, watch the boats float underneath and see the green vegetable farm on the river banks.
- Riding to the countryside where farmers live and work. You have a chance to visit a local family to learn more about local life and tradition.
- Visiting Co Loa ancient citadel which was built in 200 BC to learn about Vietnam in the past, the tradition of setting up, keeping the country as well as protect it against foreign invaders under the reign of Thuc Phan An Duong VuongVisiting an orchard and having lunch at a local family where you can try traditional dishesRiding leisurelyaround the villages, fields and along the river bank in the afternoon to enjoy the scence and feel the cool breeze of the Red river.
- Taking a river cruise on the red river to go back to Hanoi city center at the end of day.
Back to your hotel for a rest after the full day. Overnight in Ha Noi.
Day 3: Ha Noi – Ha Giang (280km) (B)
You have your morning free to relax and explore the city
In the afternoon, you are picked up at your hotel for a transfer to My Dinh bus station where you board a coach leaving for Ha Giang. You will have a short break with some photo opportunities along the way
Arrival in Ha Giang city late afternoon. Check in ahomestay and overnight in Ha Giang
Day 4: Ha Giang – Quan Ba – Yên Minh – Dong Van (B,L,D):
Your day today starts in the morning whenyou are picked up from your hotel for a driveron the mountain roads to Quan Ba town whereyou enjoy the incredible view of the Happy road below. The mountain road itself provides a lot opportunities for photos with magnificent view of rice fields, mountains and valleys. Your journey continues to Yen Minh Town in which you have lunch in a local restaurant.
After lunch, you drive through the villages of Lung Cam in Sa Phin to visit a H’mong Village and the residence of the Vuong Family, still called “Palace of Hmong King.”
Your dinner isservedin the town
Overnight at hotel room or home-stay in Dong Van.
Day 5: Dong Van – Meo Vac – Ha Giang (B,L)
This is the day for adrenalin experience of the famous Ma Pi Leng Pass
In the early morning, you stroll arounf the old town and local markets in serene before starting the day. This is the day for adrenalin experience of the famous Ma Pi Leng Pass
You start by driving towards Meo Vac Town witha few stops along the way for you to admire the scenery and take some photos of the Ma Pi Leng pass.
Then, drive through the Meo Vac Town to Yen Minh town where we have lunch at local restaurant. After that, you visit Lung Tam Village, a village of Hmong minority, where you learn how to make fabrics from locally grown hemp in Northwest Vietnam, learn about their lifestyle, culture and customs as well as have a friendly chat to the local people You arrive in Ha Giang in the late afternoon
Overnight in Ha Giang
Day 6: Ha Giang – Ha Noi (280km) (B)
Today, you are to returnto Hanoi by coach. Upon arrival at the hotel, check in and take the rest after long day on road.
Overnight in Ha Noi
Day 7: Ha Noi – Ha Long Bay (B,L,D)
Join group tour for 2 days and 1 night to visit Ha Long by cruise.
Our shuttle bus picks up you at the hotel in Ha Noi old quarter then depart to Halong. This 4-hour drive will take you to Halong Bay, a World Heritage Site recognised by UNESCOin 1994. Located in the Gulf of Tonkin, Halong Bay includes some 1,600 islands and islets, forming a spectacular seascape of limestone pillars. Because of their precipitous nature, most of the islands are uninhabited and unaffected by a human presence. The site’s outstanding scenic beauty iscomplemented by its great biological interest.
Upon arrival in Halong bay, you board our Junk for an overnight boat trip. After lunch you begin our fantastic cruise in Halong Bay. The scenery is truly breathtaking and is continuously changing. This includes a visit to Sung Sot Cave, round over Tuan Chau Island, Dinh Huong Island, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island, Sail Island and a swim at Titov beach. Enjoy dinner on board while watching the sunset.
Overnight on Cruise.
Day 8: Ha Long Bay – Ha Noi (B, L)
After an early breakfast you continue the cruise to visit Man‘s Head island, Tortoise Island, Bai Tu Long Bay, Toad Island and Bai Tho Mountain.
At noon, return to the shore and disembark from the cruise as our crew say farewell.
Get on bus to get back to Hanoi.
Overnight in Ha Noi.
Day 9: Ha Noi – depart (B)
Have breakfast. Free relax in Ha Noi.
Then Transfer to the airport for your return flight home