• Mu Cang Chai terrace rice field

Mu Cang Chai Terraced Rice Fields Tour

The best time to do Mu Cang Chai Terraced Rice Fields Tour is from June to September, when you can follow the crop of rice. The beginning of the crop named “Falling Water Season”, there are people harrowing on the field with buffalo, replanting rice. In the middle crop, Mu Cang Chai will be covered by green carpet of rice. And in the harvest time of the rice crop, you will see the fields turn brilliant yellow and shine in their fullest beauty.

  • Daily departure
  • Prices valid until December 2019


Our guide and driver will meet you at your hotel then we take a long but very scenic drive from Hanoi to Nghia Lo to Muong Khuong. The first stop for photograph today is beautiful rice field in Tu Le and amazing Lim Mong Valley. You can take the great photo of this valley both in the valley and from the high view point on Khau Pha Pass with amazing rice field. The drive over Khau Pha – one of four amazing passes in the North of Vietnam. Enjoy the great scenery of terrace rice field at Mu Cang Chai – the most beautiful terrace rice field in Vietnam that had been recognized as National Heritage of the country.

Overnight in Mu Cang Chai. 


You will have the whole day to take photograph of terrace rice field in Vietnam. In the morning, take a short drive from Mu Cang Chai to Ba Nha, where you can take beautiful hike up to mountain for the most impressive rice field in Mu Cang Chai. Just few steps uphill, you will feel like in the totally different world that you can easily spend the whole morning to take photo of amazing rice field, scenery and hill tribe people in their village. The whole afternoon, we will take photo in another beautiful venue: La Pan Tan terrace rice field and surrounded area. This will be one of the best photos shooting on the whole trip.

Overnight in Mu Cang Chai. 


This morning we will drive for 40 kms from Mu Cang Chai to Than Uyen with beautiful rice field and scenery along the road. Upon arrival to Than Uyen, you can take beautiful shot of spectacular Hoang Lien Son mountain range then take a short hike along rice field to the village of Thai people at the food of the mountain for candid and daily life photograph.

After that, keep driving in hidden road from Than Uyen to Van Ban. Enjoy the great scenery of mountain area along the way. Then drive back to Hanoi along the new Lao Cai – Hanoi highway. Arrive to Hanoi in late afternoon then transfer you to airport for flight back home. End of Mu Cang Chai Terraced Rice Fields Tour.

End of Services


Services included:

  • Transportation in private air-conditioned vehicle with driver
  • Accommodation at hotel
  • Meals as indicated: B = breakfast,
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance fee to indicated sights
  • Mineral water & wet tissue on car

Services excluded:

  • Other meals, tip, drinks, personal expenses, insurance…
  • The tour prices are subject to change during Christmas and New Year Eve (24 and 30 Dec)
Price per person in US$
Valid till 31 December 2019 (subject to change on 24 Dec and 31 Dec)
Group size Standard Class First Class
2 participants 402 421
3-4 participants 308 327
5-6 participants 209 228
7-8 participants 203 222
9-10 participants 171 190
Single Supplement 19 50

* Standard Class: Suoi Mo Hotel**
* First Class: Mu Cang Chai Lodge***

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