Day 1: Hanoi – Ha Giang – Quan Ba (L, D)
Today we leave Ha Noi for Ha Giang tour. The drive to Ha Giang takes around 7 hours but is some of the most breathtaking in Vietnam. On the way we will stopover at some places to visit small villages and take photos. After the long drive, In the afternoon we will drive to Quan Ba district, on the way we will stop in Quan Ba to visit the Bo Y minority village. Overnight in Quan Ba homestay tonight.
Day 2: Quan Ba – Yen Minh – Lung Cu – Dong Van (B, L, D)
In the morning, after breakfast we will continue the trip to Sa Phin village to visit the Former H’Mong King’s Palace, have lunch at local restaurant and then keep driving up ahead we will visit the Flag tower on the top of Lung Cu mountain, the border with China. Arriving in Dong Van district in the late afternoon, take rest and walking around the ancient town of Dong Van, Overnight at hotel in Dong Van town.
Day 3: Dong Van – Ma Pi Leng Pass – Meo Vac – Ba Be Lake (B, L, D)
If today falls on Sunday we will have the chance to visit Dong Van ethnic market, where all kinds of goods and multi-colored clothes can be purchased. The people here still remain their traditional life of remote minority tribes. After hanging around the Sunday market we will drive from Dong Van along the Nho Que River and go through Ma Pi Leng pass which is considered as the most beautiful pass in Vietnam. We will arrive in Meo Vac after two hours later. Have a short rest before drives to Ba Be Lake. Tonight we will have dinner and enjoy beer time during the homestay, enjoy the nice river view in Pac Ngoi village.
Day 4: Ba Be Lake – Hanoi (B, L)
This morning we will take a boat trip to Ba Be Lake, the largest lake in Vietnam which has a water area around 500ha, spreading over 8km. We will visit Puong Cave – one of the most beautiful caves in Ba Be national park, and then take the boat to Dau Dang waterfall, while waiting for the lunch served in Minority restaurant, we will take a short walk to visit Dau Dang waterfall. After lunch at local restaurant, have a rest for few minutes then drive back to Hanoi (240 km), Arrive in Hanoi in the late afternoon.