Ha Giang Motorbike Loop 4D3N
Ha Giang - Quan Ba - Yen Minh - Lung Cu - Dong Van - Meo Vac - Du Gia - Ha Giang
Embark on an extraordinary adventure through the breathtaking landscapes of Ha Giang, Vietnam, with our captivating 4-day itinerary. Traverse the winding Bac Sum Pass, visit enchanting caves, and relish in the warm hospitality of local homestays. Explore the stunning Dong Van Karst Plateau, witness the awe-inspiring Ma Pi Leng Pass, and immerse yourself in the vibrant ethnic markets. Experience the unique culture and traditions of various ethnic communities. From karaoke nights to serene sunrises, this unforgettable journey promises an immersive exploration of the region's natural wonders and cultural treasures. Join us for an unforgettable exploration of Ha Giang's hidden gems.
Day 1: Ha Giang - Quan Ba - Yen Minh
Get ready for an exciting day starting at 8:30 AM, as we set off to explore the stunning Bac Sum Pass, known for its winding curves that resemble graceful dances between rocky terraces. The scenery here is truly enchanting, like an endless stretch of silk unfurling before your eyes.
Before we reach Yen Minh, we'll make a stop at Heaven Gate café for a well-deserved cup of coffee while taking in the panoramic views of Tam Son town and the Twin Mountains, famous for the captivating Fairy Bosom legend. Our journey continues with a visit to Lung Khuy cave, a pristine underground wonder adorned with magnificent stalactites of intriguing shapes that will surely spark your imagination.
Lunchtime comes around 11:30 AM, and we'll enjoy a delicious meal in Quan Ba before heading into the cypress forest. Keep an eye out for the Golden Cypress, a unique tree representing local endemism in the rocky limestone areas of northern Vietnam.
By 5:00 PM, we'll arrive at the delightful Hoang Vu (or Ha Anh) homestay, nestled on the mountainside, offering a breathtaking view of the valley's rice terraces. Spend a tranquil afternoon sipping afternoon tea while observing the ever-changing colors of the sky.
In the evening, get ready for a heartwarming family dinner, and if you're in the mood, let loose with some karaoke fun!
Day 2: Yen Minh - Lung Cu - Dong Van
Rise and shine at 7:00 AM to witness the sunrise over a hot cup of coffee before we head to Pho Cao, where the spectacular Dong Van Karst Plateau UNESCO Global Geopark awaits us.
Tham Ma Pass is our first stop, and you won't be disappointed by the breathtaking views it offers. This pass has a fascinating history, once serving as a test for horses carrying goods. Only the strongest made it to the top, and the weaker ones were turned into a traditional dish called Thang Co.
Venture through steep, treeless valleys to reach the iconic "Nine-Turn Pass," a photographer's dream, where you can capture the road snaking down to a flat valley surrounded by magnificent limestone karsts. There's even a side route to the quaint market town of Pho Bang and a remote Chinese border.
The journey wouldn't be complete without a visit to Vuong Place, the grand home of Vuong Duc Chinh and his son Vuong Chi Sinh. The palace's history and architecture are awe-inspiring, and you'll be intrigued by the intricate wooden engravings that symbolize prosperity and wealth.
Around noon, we'll take a break for lunch and a well-deserved rest before continuing to Lung Cu flagpole, a significant landmark marking Vietnam's extreme north. The sight of giant boulders and the national flag flying above Dragon Mountain against a backdrop of magnificent forests will fill you with pride.
By 6:00 PM, we'll arrive at the enchanting Dong Van old quarter town, the northernmost district of Ha Giang province, and the unique karst plateau geopark in Vietnam. Explore the rolling mountains and learn about the daily life of the Dong Van residents, making sure to visit the bustling Dong Van market, a popular spot for tourists.
After checking in at a cozy homestay at 5:00 PM, indulge in a family dinner featuring hotpot and BBQ. And why not take a leisurely walk around Dong Van old town, soaking in the wonderful evening atmosphere?
Day 3: Dong Van - Meo Vac - Du Gia
Start your day with breakfast at 6:00 AM and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the Dong Van ethnic market, where locals from different ethnic groups arrive with baskets of fresh produce and other goods, dressed in their colorful traditional clothing.
Our adventure continues to the awe-inspiring Ma Pi Leng Pass, renowned as the "King of Passes" in Vietnam. This stunning mountain road, with sheer drops along the entire route, will leave you in awe. You'll feel like you're in a fairytale as you navigate the winding hairpin curves, rewarded with breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and valleys.
After a lunch break in Mau Due, our journey continues through magnificent green mountains, offering outstanding views of nature and vast rice paddies.
As we approach Du Gia, you'll feel like you're entering a different world with multi-colored rocks, towering mountains, and tiny villages tucked away from the tourist crowds. Upon arriving at Du Gia, a small village with its local charm still intact, we'll check in at a homestay and enjoy a family dinner. And yes, karaoke is still on the menu!
Day 4: Du Gia - Ha Giang
Greet the morning with breakfast and coffee as you take in the mesmerizing sunrise over the rice terraced paddies.
If weather permits, we'll have the opportunity for a refreshing swim at a beautiful waterfall, so don't forget your swimsuit! Afterward, it's time to check out from the homestay.
On the way back to Ha Giang city, we'll visit the captivating Lung Tam linen village, where you'll be amazed by its serene landscape and the colorful attire of the H'mong ethnic minority women.
As we journey back through Quan Ba, we'll retrace our steps to Ha Giang, with a chance to visit the welcoming Tay ethnic community in Thon Tha if time allows.
After a refreshing shower, it's time to board the bus and bid farewell to Ha Giang, cherishing the unforgettable memories of our incredible adventure.Pricing