Duration:3 Days 2 Nights
Tour route:Hanoi – Nghia Lo – Mu Cang Chai – Tu Le – Nghia Lo – Ha Noi
Mu Cang Chai trekking tour is a wonderful journey for you to explore Mu Cang Chai’s landscapes – the breathtaking beauty of rice terraces on mountain slopes dotted with remote villages of local ethnics; to learn about local cultures & their customs in northern mountains of Vietnam.You will have two nights homestaying with local families : the first night in Nghia Lo area with Black H’Mong family, the second night in Mu Cang Chai with local Thai family; tasting authentic local foods; and chances to interact with friendly local residents. This trekking is operated in private tour basis, suitable for the ones who love natural sceneries, trekking activities and to experience local ethnic cultures.
Explore diverse hilltribe cultures
Enjoy tasty cuisines in the northern Vietnam
Admire the breathtaking mountain views and majestic terraced rice fields
Experience village local homestay with the warmth of ethnic people
Day 1: Hanoi – Nghia Lo – Mu Cang Chai
Day 2: Mu Cang Chai trekking – Tu Le – Nghia Lo
Day 3: Tu Le – Ha Noi
DAY 1: HANOI – NGHIA LO – MU CANG CHAI
7:00 – 7:30: Pick up from your hotel and depart from Hanoi to Mu Cang Chai (distance: 285 km) follow no.32 road. On the way, we have two break point and you can enjoy some beautiful sightseeings, take photos, short trekking or drink tea, coffee.
12:00: Arrived in Nghia Lo town, Yen Bai province. Enjoy a lunch in a local restaurant, then keep on driving up to Mu Cang Chai. We stop-over in Khau Pha Pass for sightseeing, easy-trekking and take photos of this area.
17:00: On arrival at Thai village in Mu Cang Chai district, you are warmly welcomed by Thai people at our homestay. Check in to the room then enjoy stunning views of countryside and nature, visit local villages, experience daily life of hill tribe people.
19:00: Enjoy the special dinner with traditional dishes cooked by Thai professional chef.
20:30: Discover life & culture of Thai people. Experience a homestay night on a traditional stilt house of Thai ethnic.
Meals: Lunch, Dinner
DAY 2: MU CANG CHAI TREKKING – TU LE
6:00: You could wake up early for taking photos of sunrise.
7:00: Enjoy your breakfast.
8:00: Get a transfer to a trekking point (whole day trekking) to enjoy Northwest Vietnam’s national rice terraced fields heritage. We will start from Ba Nha to Che Cu Nha Commune to Mam Xoi hill (rice terraced fields of H’Mong people) then the driver will take you to La Pan Tan Commune (13 km from Che Cu Nha).
12:30: Rest and have lunch in a H’Mong stilt house with their signature dishes.
13:30: After lunch, continue trekking around La Pan Tan. This trek will definitely offer us a good opportunity to see the main spots and admire the beauty of terraced fields that Mu Cang Chai has to offer. We will also be able to visit a few villages of the H’mong hill tribe scattered in the area, play with children and talk with friendly local people to discover their life & culture.
16:00: Transfer to Tu Le Town (40km from Mu Cang Chai). You’ll have chance to see the interesting activities of Thai women in Tu Le making the “Com – green rice” – the famous special product of Tu Le belong your road in the harvest season.
17:30: Check in guest house in Tu Le Town.
19:00: Dinner with local foods. Your leisure after dinner to walk around the town, try to communicate with local ethnic minorities and stay overnight in a private room.
Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
DAY 3: TU LE – HANOI
7:00: Enjoy your breakfast at a local restaurant.
8:00: After breakfast, start to trekking around in Lim Mong (Black H’Mong people), Lim Thai (White Thai people) village (5 km) – a beautiful valley located at the foot of the pass. We can enjoy the morning breeze, view the rice terraced fields and the daily life of villagers. The scenery along the way to an incredibly interesting, you’ll stupor before the incomparable beauty of the rice terraced fields – the fruits of H’Mong people for a year.
11:00: Get back on the vehicle and take our return journey to Hanoi.
12:00: Lunch at Nghia Lo town. After that, we come back to Hanoi follow expressway.
18:00: Arrive in Hanoi and drop you off at your hotel.
Meals: Breakfast, lunch
Accommodation: none included
|TOUR CLASS||Private Tour||Single Suppliment|
|2 Pax||4 – 6 Pax||8 Pax|
|Child under 5 years old||Free of charge, 01 child share the room and meals with 02 adults|
|Child from 5 – 10 years old||75% – 01 child share the room and meals with 02 adults|
|Child from 11 years old||100% as adults|
Air-conditioned vehicles for all transportations, an experience driver
Private room (2 people per room)
Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
Entrance fees & sightseeing fees
English speaking guide enthusiastic, responsible, full support
Water (2 bottles/day)
Tips and personal expenses such as: laundry, telephone, drinks…
Bank charges relating to the payment
Other services that are not clearly mentioned in the “price includes” list.
Single supplement: 15$ per room per night
Necessary things: your original passport, sunblock, sunglasses, good hiking shoes, hat, pants/long sleeve clothes, mosquito/bug repellent, personal items.
If you are allergic to somethings or diet, vegetarian…please let us know before your departure date.
Weather: very unpredictable and constantly changing throughout the day. Often there may be rain at night, early morning fog and sunny daytime sky. You should bring umbrella/rain coat.
Free of charge for children under 5 years (sharing bed with parents)
Surcharge 75% rate of adult for children 5-10 years (sharing bed with parents)
Surcharge 100% rate of adult for children from 11 years (sharing room as adult)