Day 1 : Hanoi - Ba Be Lake ( L )
Depart from your hotel in Hanoi at 07.30. Stop for a short visting at ThaiNguyen Minorities Museum. Arriving in Ba Be town by around 14h30, check into our guest house and then head out for a bit of exploration before the sunsets.
Day 2 : Ba Be Lake ( B, L )
Board our private boat for a cruise on the lake. Weather permitting we can have a swim in crystal clear waters before having Have a picnic lunch on board. Short trek to a PacNgoi village - Tay Minority People. Continue to visit DauDang water fall, Puong Cave and more cruising along the Nang river about 15 km to ChoRa town. Pick up by car and return to the Park. Overnight in Ba Be.
Day 3 : Ba Be Lake - Cao Bang ( B, L )
8h00 roading for the 90 km. drive to Cao Bang. Cao Bang Province is the home where the H'mong, Zao, Tho and Nung ethnic minority people live in harmony. Arrive at around 11.30. After lunch we will visit Pac Po. From there it's a 3 hour trek to a village of Nung minority people. Drive back to Cao Bang for your overnight stay at the local hotel.
Day 4 : Cao Bang - BanGioc water fall ( B, L )
Breakfast at the hotel. 8h00 depart for Ban Gioc waterfall. It takes three-hour drive from Cao Bang to Ban Gioc waterfall, which forms a natural border between Vietnam and China. Stop on the MaPhuc pass for taking photos to visit Tay village nearby. More stop at TrungKhanh local market. Have a picnic lunch near the waterfall.This afternoon we will return to Cao Bang for our second nights stay. (Breakfast & Lunch included)
Day 5 : Cao Bang - Lang Son ( B, L )
8h00 Drive covers 150 km to Lang Son on the Chinese border. Stop for taking photos on ThatKhe Pass. After lunch we go to visit Nhi Thanh Cave, Tam Thanh Pagoda and the market at Dong Kinh, the biggest market in the area fully stocked with Chinese goods. Overnight at hotel in Lang Son. (Breakfast and lunch included )
Day 6 : Lang Son - Ha Long Bay ( B, L )
Departing Lang Son for the 180 km. drive to Ha Long city at 0800. Passing along some very scenic roads on our way south. Arrive in Ha Long City in time for a late lunch and a walking tour of the area. Overnight in Ha Long City. (Breakfast and lunch included )
Day 7 : Ha Long Bay ( B, L )
Starting at 8h00 at your hotel and take 8 hours boat trip visiting Ha Long Bay to explore Thien Cung, Dau Go and Sung Sot caves as well as some island: Dog, Fighting cocks, Man head. Overnight in Halong city.
Day 8 : Ha Long - PhuLang Ceramich village - Hanoi ( B, L )
Depart at 08.30. Stop over for refreshment in Sao Do. Visit PhuLang Ceramic village in BacNinh province. Arrive back in the Hanoi nations capital at around 13h00 . End tour.