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Discover the Best Rice Terrace in Vietnam
Private tour, Beautiful RICE TERRACES , Local life style, Hard
- Experience majestic & stunning view of mountain area.
- Homestay with local people
- The beautiful landscapes of rice paddies on terraces
Itinerary at a glance
This trip offers a stunning motorbiking route, is organized to save your health & time.
- Day 1: Hanoi- Yen Bai city – Nghia Lo
- Day 2: Nghia Lo – Tu Le – Mu Cang Chai (80km)
- Day 3: Mu Cang Chai – Nghia Lo – Yen Bai city
Afternoon: Come back Hanoi by bus
Day 1: Hanoi- Yen Bai city & Yen Bai- Nghia Lo
6.00am: Depart from My Dinh station, catch the bus to Yen Bai city. The price is $5-$6/person
Around 9am: Arrive Yen Bai city. Get the motorbike & start your journey to Nghia Lo.
On the road, we will visit in Suoi Giang Commune, Van Chan district to admire the hundreds of years old – ancient tea trees, which make up the specialty Tea San Snow. The wild tea trees growing in the high mountains, plus a cool climate all year round haze tea flavor in particular.
Arrive Nghia Lo, check-in homestay, then trekking along a trail which connect villages to villages, meeting different tribal people such as White Thai, Black Zao, Red H’mong…who seem very surprise, staring at you for the first moment and turn out very friendly and inviting you to their homes in which you will be hosted with tea or homemade wine.
Distance: 180km by bus + 80km by motorbike
Meals: Lunch, dinner
Day 2: Nghia Lo – Tu Le – Mu Cang Chai (B, L, D)
After breakfast, we continue run from Nghia Lo – Mu Cang Chai. This journey passes through stunning mountainous landscape, featuring with fertile hilly area covered with green tea plantations, the mountains get higher and higher. We will over the Khau Pha pass (one of the four greatest passes in Northern Vietnam).
The ride is on some of the most scenic roads which offer a lot of stops for picturing. We’ll cross Tu Le -Trekking around in Lim Mong, Lim Thai village – a beautiful valley located at the foot of the pass.
We have full day to discover the beauty of this mountainous district. Mu cang chai – the hilly paddy growing districts, are designated as Vietnam’s national heritage site. It is home to Vietnam’s Hmong minority tribe, whose rural way of life & colorful ethnic costumes and amazing scene for photography.
Drive around to take photograph and see the full views of Mu Cang Chai Town, trek a bit to “Mam Xoi” on the season of grain or Sky Miror on the falling water to photograph & enjoy beautiful landscape. Continue trekking to some most beautiful village of Mong people in La Pan Tan, Che Cu Nha…
Overnight in homestay of Thai ethnic people.
Day 3: Mu Cang Chai – Yen Bai – Hanoi
After breakfast, we will run straight, comeback to Yen Bai city
Afternoon: Catch the bus back to Hanoi and arrive Hanoi in the evening. Our guide say good bye to you in Mu Cang Chai, see you again in another journeys./.
Distance: 160km by motorbike + 180km by bus
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
P/s: The itinerary can change according your requirement
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