Seeking for an easy and short adventure to an exotic part with indulging landscape? This trip is designed exactly for you - a nature fan who has only 3 days to spare! Imagine winding through the mountain where stunning views greet you relentlessly. You are to step into a wonderland where you get to immerse yourself in everything - from the mighty mountains to magical clouds, from fascinating terraced rice fields to isolated local villages. All these together form an incredible gift from nature. It could be a cultural trip of your lifetime as well because you will have the chance to live a local life by mingling with the Hmong and Yao people, who are the ethnic minorities of Vietnam remote northeast mountainous region.
Tour Code : GED03
Travel Style : Experience & Discovery
Duration : 03 Days - 02 Nights
Route : Ha Noi – Yen Minh – Dong Van – Meo Vac – Yen Minh – Ha Noi
After an early pick up by your guide at 7 AM, start a long journey to Yen Minh district of Ha Giang province. Escaping from the hustle and bustle of Hanoi, it is a good chance to witness the change of what is in front of your eyes from mountains to mountains and villages to villages. The roads along Lo River are breath-taking. Stop for photos or just short walk to see what you have never seen before in any regions. On arrival Ha Giang, start to go up the mountain to Dong Van karst plateau global geopark, twisting up and down through some Hmong villages to Quan Ba district. Check-in in Quan Ba fairy bosom before finally reaching Yen Minh at arround 5.30 PM.
Spend 1 hour in the morning to discover Yen Minh market before continuing the way to Dong Van. If it is a Sunday, get to see the Yen Minh local market fair of the Hmong people. Then you can have a 1.5-hour walk near Lung Cam village to have a look at the life of local minority Hmong people. Lunch in Dong Van town after a visit to the old King Of Hmong Palace. Next destination is Ma Pi Leng pass, one of four greatest passes in Northeast Vietnam. Another 3-hour walk is arranged for you to admire the striking landscape of the gigantic mountain, poetic Nho Que river and the local lives from villages to villages. It is guaranteed you be mesmerized by the view that you surely cannot take your eyes off them. Back to Yen Minh on a 2-hour drive via Meo Vac.
After breakfast, spend the last moments walking around before saying goodbye to that rural paradise and back to Hanoi on an exotic road.
Please note that accommodations mentioned in this list are for reference only. Depending on availability and your preference, they can be changed.