DAY 1: HANOI-BA BE LAKE(L,D)
At around 8:00 am: Our tour guide will meet and pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi
We drive east pass Red River and Chuong Duong Bridge on a route up into mountain areas north east of Hanoi, stop along the route for taking pictures, visit local villages and winding up curving road to Ba Be Lake Lake and National Park, one of the largest natural lakes in Vietnam
This Ba Be Lake area is also known as a home to many kinds of birds, scenic valleys, towering rocky outcrops, underground river tributaries, a gigantic cave and local ethnic minorities, including the Tay, Red Dao and Hmong.
Around 1:00pm, we stroll along the riverfront and have lunch.
In the afternoon we take a short hike to nearby villages or relax in front of the lake with spectacular views
Enjoy dinner with local family, and then you have free time for leisure and talk with local family to understand more about their life and culture
Stay overnight homestay at local family house
DAY 2: EXPLORE BA BE LAKE-NATIONAL PARK(B,L,D)
The day begins with a morning hike in the park, we descend into the scenic valley, home to the Tay minority people and encircled by rock formations
Board the boat and touring through the Nang River and pass rolling hills and Hmong and Red Dao villages, Dau Dang Waterfall
The scenery is extraordinary, with rurfal farmland, and rugged mountains jutting out of the tangled jungle growth
We end our day in the park’s headquarters, where we spend the night at a comfortable of the park hotel
DAY 3: BA BE LAKE-HANOI
Today you will enjoy a spectacular boat trip on the lake
We stroll along the riverfront, visit some lovely villages and hike the upper reaches of the lake, in an area marked by massive limestone cliffs and mountains
After lunch in a local restaurant.
Stay free and leisure time before we take a drive to back to Hanoi
On the way,we visit Ethnic Minority Museum in Thai Nguyen
Around 5.30 -6.00pm: We arrive in Hanoi, and tour end when we drop you off at your stayed hotel in Hanoi
Type of tour: Private tour, Culture & Nature style
Notes: Village homestay accommodation is clean and meals is served by good Vietnamese rice dishes in local trational recipe