Itinerary: 6 Days Self Drive 4x4 Car Tour Hagiang Vietnam - 4WD Tour From Hanoi
Day 1, Hanoi – Vu linh, 180 km, 5hr drive, home stay.
Leaving Hanoi, we drive up to the North of the country by taking a small road going along the Red river dike. Enjoy the Red river scenery as we drive through country and extensive farming lands comprising a sea of paddy fields split by tree-lined roads. Meet the daily life in the wild environment. Lunch at a local restaurant in Viet Tri or Doan Hung Town. Arrive in Vu linh in late afternoon, here we stay overnight with our friends of the Dao’s minority in a traditional stilt house.
Day 2, Vulinh – Ha Giang, 180 km, Home stay, 5 hr drive
Ha Giang, 300 km away from Hanoi, located at the highest latitude in Vietnam. It is surrounded by Cao Bang, Tuyen Quang, Lao Cai, and Yen Bai. It shares a border with China in the north. Many ethnic minorities, including the Dao, H’mong, Tay, and Nung, live in Ha Giang province Vietnam.
Beautiful drive today along the Thac Ba lake, during your way, you will have chances to visit many roadside ethnic villages. Lunch in Tuyen Quang town. Continue our drive to Ha Giang for overnight in a family.
Day 3,Ha Giang – Dong Van – Mèo Vac, 180km, 7hr drive.
Dong Van Town is located in the heart of Dong Van Rock Plateau, which was recognized as part of the Global Geo-Park Network last year, the Dong Van old quarter is home to age old and unique architecture near Ha Giang Province’s border with China.
Today’s drive must be highlights of the trip as we will visit one of the most remote land in Vietnam where are special with many ethnic groups with their unique cultures and imposing mountains – the “Heaven Gate” in Quan Ba, Rock Plateau and the Vuong palace in Dong Van. Ma Pi Leng Pass. Arrive in Meo vac town in the late afternoon.
Day 4, Meo Vac – Ba Be, 180km, 6hr drive. Home-stay.
After breakfast, We leave Meo Vac for Ba Be. The scenic route climbs over many Passes where we can enjoy beautiful mountain ranges and the Nho Que river – Just an amazing place to be, Lunch in a local restaurant in Bao Lac, After 30 km driving on paved road after Bao Lac, we will take a small beautiful trail going thought the jungle, we drive across many streams and river, a great day for off-road drive. Continue to Babe lake where the landscape is amazing and the home stay is another unique experience. Dinner and overnight in home stay of a Tay family.
Day 5, Visit Ba Be – Drive to Cao Bang. 4hr drive.
Ba Be is Vietnam’s largest natural lake and is now the centerpiece of an extensive National Park. The park and the surrounding area is limestone country, so lakes, waterfalls, caves and unusual rock formations abound. The whole area is richly forested and home to many ethnic minority communities.
After visiting a local market (if on the market day), we take a boat trip to discover the Lake of Babe and its National Park. Return to the family for lunch, say goodbye to the family, we drive to Cao Bang, a small town where we will have the last night.
Day 6, Cao Bang – Hanoi, 280km 6 hr ride.
Staying off the main road for as long as possible we head back towards the Red River Delta, passing through areas inhabited by Hmong, Dao, Tay and Nung minority peoples. A mixture of both challenging track and glorious sealed road all the way back to Hanoi. Tour ends.
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