Hagiang Trekking: Passions of Hagiang- Trekking - Homestay
This program are specially designed for those who love making explorarions unknown regions in the mountains, walking in nature, contact with local populations and not fear the conditions of rustic accommodation. This is a walking tour in 8 days in areas not frequented by mass tourists, a real immersion in local life with nights in houses people with human contact at all times, an admiration of beauty privileged by the Creator of nature for this part of Vietnam, similar to the Ha Long Bay and Gui Lin in China and recently recognized by UNESCO as World Geological Park for its unique values in terms Geo. The life is hard in this rocky plateau. By walking, you'll meet the tribes loyal to their traditions and far of the developments that spoil the country. Great time meeting the Hmong, Dao, Tay, and Zay Puoi Y and enjoy the real full color of this province
Itinerary in brief:
Day 1: Ha Noi - Arrival
Day 2: Ha Noi - Duong Lam Village - Vu Linh - OverNight in Homestay
Day 3: Vu Linh - Lake Thac Ba - Vu Linh - OverNight in Homestay - Walks in 3 hours
Day 4: Vu Linh - Viet Quang - OverNight in Homestay
Day 5: Viet Quang - Khau Lung - OverNight in Homestay - Walks in 5 hours
Day 6: Khau Lung - Ha Giang - Ban Thanh Tan - OverNight in Homestay - Walks in 2 hours
Day 7: Ban Thanh Tan - 1 day trek - Ban Thanh Tan - Bed and Breakfast - Walks in 5-6 hours
Day 8: Ban Tan Thanh - Yen Minh
Day 9: Yen Minh - Dong Van - Walks in 3 hours
Day 10: Dong Van - Lung Cu - Dong Van - Walks in 2 hours
Day 11: Dong Van - Meo Vac - Dong Van Market on Sunday - Walks in 3 hours
Day 12: Meo Vac - Yen Minh - Walking in 4 hours (Lao Va Chai) - Ha Giang
Day 13: Ha Giang - Ha Noi
Day 14: Ha Noi - Departure
Itinerary in detail:
Day 01: Hanoi - Arrival (D)
Arrival in Hanoi. Meet the guide and transfer to your hotel. Free time to relax or to get acquainted with the city. Welcome dinner. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Hanoi - Duong Lam Village -Vu Linh (B, L, D)
Morning departure for the province of Yen Bai. En route we stop at the village of Duong Lam has preserved the old structure of Vietnamese villages with its front door, the banyan, the temple's community house and his house dedicated to the worship of ancestors, centuries-old houses in laterite. The village's specialties are chicken Mia, soy sauce, peanut candies, roasted sweet potatoes, rice cakes ...
* The Mong Phu communal house.
* The streets of laterite.
* Mia Pagoda, built in 1632, and its 300 Buddha statues.
Meal in a local house of the village. After lunch, we start by a superb road winding through the majestic limestone peaks and rice paddies. Vu Linh arrived for lunch at our friends Dao in their beautiful house on stilts with views over the lake. Swimming, walk around the neighborhood ... we savor this place of beauty. Dinner and overnight at our friends at the lake. Dinner where you will have the opportunity to discover the customs of Dao.
Day 03: Vu Linh (B, L, D)
Breakfast at the water's edge. Boat trip on Lake bristling with hundreds of small islands in the shape of an overturned bowl. Small tower at the local market before lunch. In the afternoon, walking tour, cooking classes, fishing, swimming or why not learn to paddle with his feet? Dinner and overnight at our friends at the lake.
Day 04:Vu Linh - Viet Quang (B, L, D)
Viet Quang by road to a beautiful country road. Stops along the way to visit the villages of Tay. Arriving at the Tay village of Viet Quang , check into our guest house of Tay.
Day 05: Viet Quang - Trekking - Khau Lung (B, L, D)
Bus transfer to Quang Binh. Hiking in the mountains surrounding rice terraces to explore the villages Tay, Hmong and colorful Pa Then nestled in Deore grandiose. Picnic homestay in a village Pa Then. Arriving at the village of Khau Lung. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included. Night in a beautiful house on stilts
Hiking time: 5-6 hours
Elevation: 700-800 m
Day 06: Khau Lung - Ha Giang - Thanh Tan Ban (B, L, D)
After breakfast, a short walk to visit the beautiful rice terraces in the region and its landscapes and wildlife preserved. Then back to Khau Lung. Drive to Ha Giang province bordering China. Lunch en route. Arrive in Ha Giang. Hiking in a beautiful village of Tay completely thatch and wood. Overnight homestay in a house on stilts of Tay
Day 07: Ban Tan Thanh - Trekking - Ban Thanh Tan (B, L, D)
We start off for a nice walk around Ban Tan Thanh. Climbing the mountains surrounding the beautiful valley cete, we gain wonderful views overlooking the rice terrace. The region is inhabited by the Red Dao still in traditional costumes. Back to our home. Overnight homestay in a house on stilts of Tay
Trekking: 5-6 hours walking
Elevation: 700 M
Day 08: Ban Tan Thanh - Ha Giang - Yen Minh (B, L, D)
Visit Museum of Ha Giang to get a panoramic view on richesseses the province. Stop in Quang Ba to admire the scenery typical of the region. Visit villages of the Dao, Hmong and Puy on the road. Overnight at hotel in Yen Minh.
Day 09: Yen Minh - Dong Van (B, L, D)
A Yen Minh, we go for a hike to discover a valley inhabited by the Zay in 2-3 hours. Then en route to Dong Van plateau. Pho Cao stop in to visit a Hmong village. A Saphin, You keep visiting the Royal Palace of King Vuong Chi Sinh Hmong, a famous historical site dating from the colonial era. Dinner and overnight in Dong Van.
Trekking: 2 hours walk
Elevation: 300 M
Day 10: Dong Van - Lung Cu - Dong Van (B, L, D)
We climb to the summit overlooking Dong Van for a stunning view over the valley of Dong Van. En route to Lung Cu on a beautiful road surrounded mongtagne kartiques impressive landscapes. Back to Van Dong
Trekking: 1 hour walk
Elevation: 300 M
Day 11: Dong Van - Dong Van Market - Meo Vac (B, L, D)
Depending on the day we can attend the Sunday market in Dong Van, colorful and typical. A highlight of this small border town with thousands of people from tribal origins of local traditional costumes. We then walk on foot to their villages in 3 hours. Road to Meo Vac via the famous Ma Pi Leng Pass at an altitude of over 2000 meters. Touching a stop to contemplate a beautiful view over the valley dotted with terraced fields of hemp, karst hills, houses on stilts of the Hmong, Dao and river Nho That romantic and quiet with its source in China and which formed expands on the Vietnamese territory as a band of white silk. Overnight in Meo Vac
Trekking: 3-4 hours walking
Elevation: 500 to 600 M
Day 12: Meo Vac - Ha Giang (B, L, D)
Hike in 5 hours on the track around to Meo Vac. Overnight in Quang Ba
Trekking: 5-6 hours walking
Elevation: 500 M
Day 13: Ha Giang - Ha Noi (B, L, D)
Back to Ha Noi. Overnight at hotel
Day 14 Hanoi-Departure (B)
Transfer to airport for departure flight.
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