Trip Description & Day-by-day Itinerary
Best road trip Vietnam Ha Giang is a set of regular tours ranging from 3 to 10 day tours with a focus to the local life of hill tribal groups living in Vietnam’s far north region, Hoang Su Phi, Ha Giang Vietnam. Have the opportunity to enjoy short walking, paying visit to villages and meeting hill-tribal peoples at home and at work.
Depart from Hanoi Old Quarter at 9.00 PM every day. Board the coach and leave Hanoi for the overnight road transfer to Ha Giang Province in Vietnam’s far north.
DAY 1: HA GIANG -> HOANG SU PHI
Arrive to our base in Tan Quang Commune, Ha Giang Province early in the morning, take some hours resting at our base before having breakfast at 8.30 AM. Leave Tan Quang at 9.30 AM for 14 km road ride uphill to Tan Lap Commune. Pay visiting to a small village of the Red Zao for the first discovery of local life. Continue the road trip afterwards uphill shortly to the top of the mountain pass, then driving downhill to get through Nam Ty Commune. This section offers panorama of the marvelous Nam Ty Valley which is surrounded by high mountains and impressed with terraced paddies. Enjoy some photo stops before walking for an hour to explore villages of the Hmong people in Nam Ty Commune. Leave Nam Ty and move to Nam Dich Junction for lunch break.
Drive shortly along the narrow country road to Ban Peo Commune, pay visiting to villages of the Hmong people scattering around the fascinating Ban Peo Valley for an hour. Turn back to Nam Dich Junction and enjoy an hour walking around Nam Dich Valley in mid afternoon to enjoy perfection of nature setting. Take the road trip again for 15 km to Vinh Quang town let of Hoang Su Phi District. Check in Thuan An Hotel at about 5.30 PM, dinner served at 7.30 MP.
DAY 2: HOANG SU PHI TREKKING
Breakfast and leave the hotel at 8.30 AM for 15 KM road ride to San Sa Ho Valley. Enjoy some viewing stops for admiring beauty of nature and paying visit to villages of the Nung People. Leave San Sa Ho for an hour drive to move to Ban Luoc, another valley in the series of valleys which form the famous Hoang Su Phi National Heritage Site. Leave the motor way for walking 2 hours to explore this stunning valley and then lunch break.
Leave Ban Luoc and drive some kilometers to the top of the pass for enjoying panorama of the region form the high 1,200m then moving downhill to Ho Thau Valley. Again enjoy walking for about 2 hours in the afternoon mostly downhill along a large path to get through villages of the Nung and Red Zao. Picked up at the end of the walking path for 20 KM road transfer back to hotel in Vinh Quang town let. Free walk to see local life in late afternoon before dinner.
DAY 3: HOANG SU PHI -> HA GIANG
Breakfast and check out hotel at 9.00 AM. Morning will be highlighted with the discovery of Ban Nhung Valley, another impressive valley of the Hoang Su Phi National Heritage Site. Take the road ride for an hour from hotel to the center of Ban Nhung Commune. Enjoy walking to explore villages of the Nung and Hmong in this commune until 3.00 PM. Lunch served in the village.
Leave Ban Nhung for about 2 hours road transfer back to our base in Tan Quang Commune. Take shower and have dinner before boarding the coach for road transfer back to Hanoi. Arrive in Hanoi center early in the morning, ends up the trip.