Bac Ha Vietnam 5 Day Trekking Tour

Join us on this Bac Ha Vietnam 5 Day Trekking Tour to explore some of Vietnam remote hill tribe villages, to meet up with local Tay, Nung, and Hmong ethnic groups in Bac Ha Vietnam.

Itinerary

DAY 1: LAO CAI TRAIN STATION - BAC HA - TREKKING

Arrive Laocai Train Station early this morning at ?h (to be advised). You will be greeted by Lotussia Travel local team and transferred to a local restaurant for breakfast.

After breakfast, depart for Muong Khuong. You will travel through local hilltribe villages, verdant and rugged mountains along the Nam Thi River. After a  couple hours, arrive in Thanh Binh village; presentation about  the  region and the expedition. Head southeast for Lung Khau Nhin via Na Phin, Na Nam and Chung Chai villages. We will meet up with friendly H’Mong and Nung people. Lunch  in  the shade; continue  to Khau vang village, stilt-house overnight. 

DAY 2,3,4: BAC HA TREKKING

Gentle descent on single track and dirt roads through forest and remote villages; guide will point out rare points of interest, traditional customs. After three hours hiking we crossing the Chay River, stop for  lunch; rest of  the day on  the rugged  terrain  to a hill tribe village. Stay at local home - homestay.

DAY 5: BAC HA - LAO CAI TRAIN STATION

After breakfast you start trekking two hours to Bac ha, Bac ha small town is the largest one in the area. Every Sunday, the different and colorful ethnic minority come all here to sell their homemade products  or  buy something for the family. They are Hmong, Phu La, Back Dzao, Tay or Nung minorities. Some of these  ethnic minorities can’t be met in any other areas.  Your  lunch  will  be provided in a local restaurant. After lunch, we drive downhill towards Lao Cai for about half an hour. We stop on the way (before reaching Lao Cai) to take a short walk to Trung Do village inhabited by Tay people. Tay villages are always set up at the foot of a mountain or along a stream and are named after a mountain, a field, or a river. Each village  contains  about  15-20  households. A  large  village  is  divided  into many  small  hamlets. The houses are built on stilts or level with the ground. Stop by a traditional Tay house for a cup of tea. You will be dropped off at Laocai train station for your train trip back to Hanoi. Trip ends.

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