Tour code: GDT05D
Duration: 5 days 4 nights
Route: Hanoi - Halong bay - Lang Son - Ban Gioc Waterfall - Ba Be National Park
Day 1: Hanoi - Halong Bay (-/L/D)
Your tour guide and driver will collect you from your hotel at around 08:00 and take you to HalongBay (170km). En route, you will stop at ceramic and hand embroidery workshops in Hai Duong. Once in Halong Bay, you will board a boat and cruise through thousands of limestone islands dotted with caves and grottoes. Here you can swim, relax and kayak whilst drinking in the spectacular landscapes. You will be able to enjoy the spectacular sight of the sunset over the bay whilst enjoying a delicious seafood dinner onboard the boat. You stay overnight the boat.
Day 2: Halong Bay - Lang Son (B/L/D)
Today you will leave Halong Bay and drive to Lang Son province. On the way, you will be able to relax and admire the beautiful countryside and watch the daily life as you pass through the villages. When you arrive Lang Son, you will visit Tay and Nung ethnic minority people and learn more about their unique traditions and cultures. You will stay overnight in a hotel in Lang Son Hotel.
Day 3: Lang Son - Cao Bang - Ban Gioc - Quang Uyen (B/L/D)
After breakfast at your hotel, you will travel by car to Ban Gioc waterfall, the majestic falls which demarcate the border between Vietnam and China. The wall of water cascading over the rocks really is one of the most spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the north of Vietnam. Here you can spend some time relaxing and taking photos as you soak up the sublime atmosphere of Vietnam’s most beautiful waterfall. After, you will visit Nguom Ngao “Tiger Cave” before returning to Quang Uyen town for an overnight stay in a homestay.
Day 4: Quang Uyen - Ba Be Lake (B/L/D)
After saying goodbye to your welcoming host, you will drive through the Ma Phuc Pass before arriving in Ba Be lake around midday. You are free to walk around the lake and explore the lake and surrounding tropical forest. The rich green of the forest, the towering cliffs and the large still lake make for some fantastic photos. You will stay overnight in a local homestay.
Day 5: Ba Be Lake - Hanoi (B/L/D)
After breakfast, you will take a boat trip on the river amid the lush forest which clings to the surrounding mountains. You will then visit Ba Be Lake, Puong Grotto, Dau Dang waterfall and Cam Ha village. After a morning of exploration, you will return to Hanoi where you will be ped off at your hotel.
This rate is quoted in USD per person, based on Double/Twin occupancy. Applied for the – Private Tour. Valid from 30 Apr 2016 - 31 Dec 2017