Bac Ha Trekking Tour

If you are thinking of a journey across difficult roads on foot, carry this idea out by experiencing Bac Ha Trekking Tour 6 Days. The itinerary will promise a happy time in the home to ethnic Flower H’mong who welcomes you to contemplate Nature, visit their houses, and enjoy their food. The enjoyable trek will go through the stunning mountainous spectacle, breathtaking valley, fairylike terraced rice fields, and magical sunlight. There are opportunities to discover the ethnic culture, traditional food, and local life activity in Bac Ha Village. The trekking across the winding countryside trails encompassed by the captivating natural landscapes will make your on-foot adventure full of excitement. Other highlights in this 6-day trekking tours namely Ta Van Chu, Thai Giang Pho, Nam Tho, and Nalo might reinforce your love for the intact. The trails are designed for thrill-seekers to be thrilled by the marvelous and new things.

Destinations:Hanoi – Lao Cai – Bac Ha – Ta Van Chu – Thai Giang Pho – Nam Tho – Na Lo – Bac Ha – Hanoi

  • Daily departure
  • Prices valid until December 2019

Day 1: Hanoi – Lao Cai

Transfer from your hotel to Hanoi Railway Station. Go on board the overnight train to Lao Cai.

Day 2: Lao Cai – Bac Ha – Ta Van Chu (B)

6:00 AM, you will arrive at the Lao Cai Station in which a private car will be available to transfer to Bac Ha District. The driving distance is about 70km, and then you reach Bac Ha Town – a perfect destination for trekking in Vietnam all seasons.

The town remains pretty, peaceful, and charming, with the elevation of 950m. It is also a home to some hill-tribe minority groups namely the Tay, Dao, Phu La, and Nung who have been keeping the harmonious relationships for over 200 years. Together they make the land fertile and have the terraces nicely carved for cultivating rice, maize, cassava, and fruits on the highly steep slopes. You will be interested in learning the ethnic lifestyle, tradition, costumes, and housing architecture, which are appealing to new guests. 

Have breakfast at a local restaurant. The first day will start with a smooth trekking trail featured with attitude going up from the village to village, plus stunning terraced rice fields and spectacular mountains. The trek will take around 5-6 hours with Altitude as 1350m; Ascending = 700m and Descending = 250m

Homestay in the H’mong house.

Day 3: Ta Van Chu -Thai Giang Pho (B)

After breakfast, be ready for the second nice day in Bac Ha by visiting Ta Van Chu Village which is a home to the Flower H’mong ethnic group.

The H’mong minority inhabits at the high altitude and builds their houses with wood and clay. By dying dresses with the indigo color and decorating them with the brightly colored embroideries, the Hmong women wear the beautiful traditional costumes.

There will be free time to flee into the forest of plum trees which might turn to be a paradisiac haven thanks to the blossoming flowers in spring. While you’re trekking, feast eyes with the absolutely enthralling valleys and verdant maize fields. Also, meet with the H’mong girls who sweetly smile and wear the colorful costumes brightened by silver and aluminum jewelry. The trek will be about 5 to 6 hours with the Altitude as 1350m, Ascending = 300m and Descending = 550m.

Then, cross a suspension bridge built over a small river and climb a pretty hill to meet the Thai Giang Pho Village for the overnight rest in a stilt house.

Day 4: Thai Giang Pho – Nam Tho – Na Lo (B)

The fourth-day trekking will provide opportunities to see some other hill tribes in the neighboring areas. The starting point will be a spectacular route crossing a marvelous valley. You will trek through the verdant gardens, cornfields, and terraced rice paddies which are all perfect for sightseeing and photography all time. The trekking information is 5-6 hours, Altitude: 1250m. Ascending = 400m, Descending = 650m).

In the late afternoon, you’ll arrive at Nalo which shelters the Tay ethnic group. Overnight in a Tay house.

Day 5: Na Lo – Bac Ha – Hanoi (B)

Today you will come back to Ba Ha after an easy trek, and head toward the dynamic hill-tribe Sunday Market. This market attracts ethnic groups in the region to gather and exchange products every Sunday morning. You will see some merchants carrying their loads on the horses, and know that the locals leave very early to attend the morning market in time. Enjoy the beautiful spectacle made by the brightly colored costumes. Wander around the site to see how they buy and sell the products, learn the hill-tribe culture and business.

Depart for Hanoi by the overnight train from Lao Cai Station.

Day 6: Hanoi Arrival

Arrive in Hanoi around 5:30 AM. End of Bac Ha Trekking Tour.

End of Services


Services included:

  • Private car transfer with A/C
  • Homestay
  • Night train Hanoi – Lao Cai – Hanoi ( shared 4 berth cabin )
  • English speaking guide
  • Meals: B = Breakfast
  • Sightseeing entrance fees
  • Mineral water & wet tissue on car

Services excluded:

  • Other meals, tip, drinks, airport tax, international air-tickets, single room, personal expenses, insurance…

Bac Ha Trekking Tour 6 Days – Best Prices

  • The tour prices are subject to change during Christmas and New Year Eve (24 and 30 Dec)
Price per person in US$
Valid till 20 December 2019
Private party of First
2 participants  707
3-4 participants  565
5-6 participants  418
7-8 participants  407
9-10 participants  361
Single Supplement  150
  • Sapa: Hmong Sapa Hotel (Superior) and Topas Ecolodge (Executive Bungalow)
  • Nghia Lo: Nghia Lo Hotel (Private Room)
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