Arrival in Hanoi.Transfer to the hotel. Accommodation in Hanoi
Day 2: Ha Noi (B/L/D)
Morning: Visit to the Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum, and the Ho Chi Minh's house-on-stilt. Visit to the One-pillar pagoda, a beautiful wooden structure that rests on a single stone pillar rising out of a lotus pool, the Temple of Literature built in 1070 and regarded as the First University in Vietnam.
Afternoon: Visit to the Historical museum, Quan Thanh Temple, the Lake of the Restored Sword, Ngoc Son Temple and old quarter of Hanoi. In the evening enjoy traditional water puppet show. Accommodation in Hanoi.
Day 3: Ha Noi- Ha Long bay (B/L/D)
Depart for Halong bay, a world natural wonder recognized by UNESCO. On the way visit Bat Trang Pottery Village. Get on the Junk and have lunch with Champagne. Visit Ha Long bay,Thien Cung cave , Dau Go cave , round over Tuan Chau island , Dinh Huong island ,Ga Choi island , Dog island , Sail island; Titov beach . Have dinner on junk ; enjoy sunset ; Fishing ; drinking , and overnight on junk.
Day 4: Ha Long bay- Ninh Binh (B/L/D)
After breakfast Visit man’s head island , Tortoise island , Luon cave , Bai Tu Long bay , Toad island , Bai tho mountain. Back to Station and leave the junk. Afternoon drive to Ninh Binh via Thai Binh. Accommodation in Ninh Binh.
Day 5: Ninh Binh- Cuc Phuong (B/L/D)
In the morning visit the famous Tam Coc Caves (110 km south), also called “Dry Halong Bay”, limestone rocks lying on rice fields forming a similar landscape as in Guilin, China. Continue to visit Bich Dong pagoda. Visit the ancient capital of Hoa Lu with the Temples of Dinh and Le dynasties. Continue to trip to Cuc Phuong National Park. Accommodation in Cuc Phuong national park.
Day 6: Cuc Phuong (B/L/D)
Trekking in Cuc Phuong National Park (7-8 hours). Overnight in Muong minority village in Farmer'shouse
Day 7: Pu Luong (B/L/D)
In the morning visit a village of Muong minorities and drive about 150 km to Pu Luong National Park. Overnight in Ban Nua Farmer'shouse village
Day 8: Mai Chau (B/L/D)
Morning Trekking in Pu Luong National Park (5-6 hours). Continue the trip to Mai Chau. Overnight in farmer's house in Mai Chau
Day 9: Mai Chau (B/L/D)
Morning trekking tour in Mai Chau (4-5 hours). Continue to Nghia Lo. Overnight in Nghia Lo- Nghia Lo
Day 10: Mu Cang Chai (B/L/D)
In the morning you drive from Mu Cang Chai Nghia Lo to, the way you enjoy the scenery and visit some villages of minorities. Mu Cang Chai in the night - Suoi Mon Guesthouse.
Day 11: Sapa (B/L/D)
After breakfast, drive through a beautiful and unique natural landscape of Than Uyen - Binh Lu to Sa Pa, the center of North Vietnam near the Chinese border minorities. Afternoon visit Lao Chai village of Black H'mong. Overnight in farmer's house in Ta Van village.
Day 12: Ban Ho (B/L/D)
Morning trekking tour through the village of Suphan H'mong and Red Dao minorities and visit Ban Ho village (7-8 hours). Overnight in farmer's house by Tay minority at Ban Ho village
Day 13: Ban Ho-Bac Ha (B/L/D)
Morning trekking tour (4 hours) and drive back to Sapa. Continue the trip to Bac Ha. Wandering around minority villages. Overnight in Bac Ha.
Day 14: Bac Ha (B/L/D)
In the morning visit Bac Ha market. Afternoon drive to Hoang Su Phi. Visit on the way. Overnight in Panhou Village Resortt.
Day 15: Dong Van (B/L/D)
Drive to Ha Giang. Visit the way. Afternoon continue drive to Dong Van Platau. Overnight at hotel in Dong Van
Day 16: Meo Vac (B/L/D)
In the morning visit Lung Cu, the villages of ethnic minorities and the beautiful landscapes with rocks. Ma Pi Leng continue through pass to Meo Vac. Overnight at hotel in Meo Vac
Day 17: Cao Bang (B/L/D)
Drive through to Cao Bang, Sightseeing enroute. Overnight in Cao Bang.
Day 18: Cao Bang- Ba Be (B/L/D)
Visit the village Ban Gioc with the waterfall, located close to the border with China, and the landscapes of Cao Bang. Continue to Ba Be. Overnight in Babe National Park
Day 19: Ba Be (B/L/D)
Boat trip to Dong Puong cave and Dang Dau waterfall Continue to the villages of ethnic minorities Tay and Nung. Afternoon visit the Tay and Nung-families in the village of Pac Ngoi. Overnight at farmer's house
Day 20: Ba Be-Hanoi (B/L/D)
In the morning take a short trekking and drive back to Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi
Day 21: Ha Noi departure (B)
Free until departure flight