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Northeastern Vietnam Discovery

Northeastern Vietnam Discovery

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  • Upon your arrival in Hanoi, you are greeted by Indochina Pioneer’s tour guide and driver arranged privately for you, and then transferred to the hotel. If time permits we will attend a traditional water puppetry performance & a fun cyclo ride through the vibrant alley ways of Hanoi Old Quarter.
    Stay overnight in Hanoi

    image Street decorations with national and communist party flags - Hanoi
  • Today your private guide and driver will take you out of Hanoi in a private vehicle and onto some beautiful country roads before reaching Van Giang village. Come to a local home where we enjoy a special authentic demonstration by the host. We enjoy our lunch which is cooked and served by the host family. We also rent our bicycles and the land lord will take us on a small cycling excursion around the village and visit home families who do their traditional jobs and to take some photos.

    Driving back to Hanoi we will also have a visit to Bat Trang ceramic village to learn about this 1000 years old village with their stunning traditional works. Return Hanoi in the afternoon.  Rest and get ready for the train ride. Tonight we are transfer to Hanoi Railway Station for the night train journey (9 hours) from Hanoi to Laocai.  Overnight on A/C train.

    image Working in rice paddy
  • Arriving in Laocai early in the morning, we will take one and half hours drive in a private van to Sapa – the town with four seasons in a day. Upon arrival, check into your hotel. Enjoy breakfast in very cozy atmosphere of the hotel then take some time to refresh before embarking on an orientation walk around the town of Sapa. It is said that you will find four seasons in a day here, but Sapa is normally seen in a thin mist. In the afternoon, we have chance to explore the villages of different ethnic groups around Sapa. First, we take very beautiful drive from Sapa to the villages along the valley of Muong Hoa.

    Our first stop is at Lao Chai village of the H’mong people. It is said that H’mong was one of the first immigrants to this area and famous for their hand weaving and terrace rice field in Sapa. We take a walk around the village and to the village of Ta Van of the Giay people via the terraces and the trails, experience the diversity of hill tribe people there. After that, you will be transferred back to Sapa by car. Overnight in Sapa.

    image Hmong Lady - Sapa
  • In the morning we will drive to visit Muong Khuong – very authentic weekend market in the North West. The market still keeping very original character of weekend market in the mountain area with many difference hill tribes people there on Sunday morning. Afternoon drive from Muong Khuong to Bac Ha. Dinner and overnight in Bac Ha.

    image A gentleman of Nung minority selling his water buffalo in Dong Van Market - Ha Giang
  • In this morning, we will take an off road but very interesting from Bac Ha to Ha Giang. We will hardly seeing another traveler on this road but scenery is outstanding.We will have a chance to admire one of the greatest sceneries in the North Vietnam. Arrive to Ha Giang in the late afternoon. Overnight in Ha Giang.

    image Traditional House - Ha Giang
  • In this morning, we will have an option to wake up early to discover Noong lake. Located about 20 kms from the town, this lake was describes as the beautiful eye of mountain area in Ha Giang. After rafting on the lake for great picture of water and tree on the lake, drive back to your hotel for breakfast. Then we will drive over Quan Ba Heaven Gate to Yen Minh with spectacular scenery along the way.

    Keep driving to Pho Bang, the charming town of Vietnamese and Chinese people located right on the border between Vietnam and China then we drive to Dong Van, where we will see our most unique stone plateau. Overnight in Dong Van.

    image Twin Hills in Quan Ba - Ha Giang
  • On this day, we will go to Meo Vac known as the cradle of the Blue H’mong and Lo Lo, who are mainly living on the hill-sides and working on terraces. One of the highlight for the trip today is great drive to conquer Ma Pi Leng, the breathtaking pass with great scenery can be viewed from the top of the pass. After visiting Meo Vac, we will leave to Ha Giang along the beautiful plateau with great rock formation. Overnight in Ha Giang.

    image The Road Of Happiness - Ma Pi Leng Pass - Ha Giang
  • Today, we will spend the whole day to drive to Cao Bang. We will get over many valleys, mountains, villages, water-falls. On the way, we will stop by some places to take a rest and photos. We will probably get to Cao Bang in the late evening. Overnight in Cao Bang.

    image Visitors on Rafts at Ban Gioc Water Falls
  • Today we will start our trip early to Ban Gioc waterfall, the most tranquil waterfall in Vietnam via the scenic pass of Ma Phuc. Arrive at Ban Gioc before it will be crowded by the other tourists. After having great time to visit and taking picture at Ban Gioc, transfer to Nguom Ngao Grotto. From here we take a short trek to Visit Nguom Ngao Grotto, one of the nicest grottoes in the North-East of Vietnam. Then we drive back to Cao Bang. The rest of the day is free at leisure. Overnight in Cao Bang.

    image At the foot of Ban Gioc Water Fall
  • This morning we will drive to visit Pac Bo grotto, where Ho Chi Minh returned on February 1941 after 30 years of living abroad in search of a way to liberate the country. The scenery along the way is beautiful with great green rice field and local water wheel everywhere. Return to Cao Bang then drive to Ba Be Lake. The roads are very bumpy and zigzagging, but the spectacular mountainous landscapes with undulating terrace rice field and hill villages make our hardship all worthwhile. Overnight in Cho Ra.

    image A corner of Ba Be Lake
  • In the morning, we will enjoy a tranquil boat trip downstream Nang River to Ba Be Lake exploring the unspoiled tropical National Park with stop to visit Puong limestone grotto, Dau Dang waterfall. After the picnic lunch, continue by boat to Tay people village. Visit the village and experience the local activities. Overnight at the village of Tay people.

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  • Today, after having breakfast you will be at leisure to stroll around the lake to breath in the fresh air before leaving Ba Be for Hanoi. We will make a break and visit the museum of Ethnology in Thai Nguyen then drive back to Hanoi. End of our service.




What's Included?
Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels  
Private Vihicles and Drivers
Private English Speaking Guides (Other languages if available, upon request)
Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited
Service Charge & Government Taxes  
 
What's Not Included?
Your International Flights
Vietnam entry Visa Fees (contact us for further information)
Personal Expenses (such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.)
Any bank fees or charges at your end
Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary
Personal Travel Insurance
Tips for guides and drivers 

HOTEL SELECTION:
The hotels listed below are our suggestions for the best value on this tour, Northeastern Vietnam Discovery days. However, Indochina Pioneer offers many more options of hand-picked hotels, with different "star ratings", allowing you to customize the vacation to meet your taste and budget. 
 
Location Accommodation
Hanoi Skylark Hotel
Lao Cai Sapa Elegance Hotel
Bac Ha Sao Mai Hotel
Ha Giang Truong Xuan Resort
Dong Van Cao Nguyen Da Hotel
Cao Bang Thanh Loan Hotel
Bac Can Cong Quynh Hotel
Train Ride King Express
 
Remarks
1. All of our itineraries can be tailor-made to suit your requirements, allowing us to create the perfect holiday just for you. Please click on the “Request” Tap and complete the requested information for us. Upon receipt, our travel consultant will  customize the best value vacation for your kind consideration. Please note: Changes CAN be made to the itinerary after our initial quote, but may result in a price change also!

2. Sgl Sup = Single Supplement or Single room surcharge.
3. Tour prices are based on sharing a half twin roon at selected hotels. Tour prices are a guideline only. Please contact us for a detailed quotation. We will get back to you shortly.
4. More people = lower prices. Please ask for a quote based on your group size.

What's Included?
Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels  
Private Vihicles and Drivers
Private English Speaking Guides (Other languages if available, upon request)
Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited
Service Charge & Government Taxes  
 
What's Not Included?
Your International Flights
Vietnam entry Visa Fees (contact us for further information)
Personal Expenses (such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.)
Any bank fees or charges at your end
Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary
Personal Travel Insurance
Tips for guides and drivers 

HOTEL SELECTION:
The hotels listed below are our suggestions for the best value on this tour, Northeastern Vietnam Discovery days. However, Indochina Pioneer offers many more options of hand-picked hotels, with different "star ratings", allowing you to customize the vacation to meet your taste and budget. 
 
LOCATION
HA NOI
ACOMMODATION Skylark Hotel
LAO CAI
ACOMMODATION Sapa Elegance Hotel
BAC HA
ACOMMODATION Sao Mai Hotel
HA GIANG
ACOMMODATION Truong Xuan Resort
DONG VAN
ACOMMODATION Cao Nguyen Da Hotel
CAO BANG
ACOMMODATION Thanh Loan Hotel
BAC CAN
ACOMMODATION Cong Quynh Hotel
TRAIN RIDE
ACOMMODATION King Express
 
Remarks
1. All of our itineraries can be tailor-made to suit your requirements, allowing us to create the perfect holiday just for you. Please click on the “Request” Tap and complete the requested information for us. Upon receipt, our travel consultant will  customize the best value vacation for your kind consideration. Please note: Changes CAN be made to the itinerary after our initial quote, but may result in a price change also!

2. Sgl Sup = Single Supplement or Single room surcharge.
3. Tour prices are based on sharing a half twin roon at selected hotels. Tour prices are a guideline only. Please contact us for a detailed quotation. We will get back to you shortly.
4. More people = lower prices. Please ask for a quote based on your group size.

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Northeastern Vietnam Discovery

image I highly recommend Indochina Pioneers. I traveled to Vietnam for a week, Kata did a superb job organizing an amazing trip! I also enjoyed meeting her over lunch in Hanoi, my last day in Vietnam, she really cares for her customers and is incredibly helpful accommodating any needs one might have. Excellent service for an unforgettable trip to Vietnam! Read more image

“Excellent service!”

I highly recommend Indochina Pioneers. I traveled to Vietnam for a week, Kata did a superb job organizing an amazing trip! I also enjoyed meeting her over lunch in Hanoi, my last day in Vietnam, she really cares for her customers and is incredibly helpful accommodating any needs one might have. Excellent service for an unforgettable trip to Vietnam!

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Roby2013

Northeastern Vietnam Discovery

image Indochina Pioneer is a great company to hire if you want to go on a worry free vacation and not have to plan anything yourself. You will have private drivers and tour guides the whole time if you desire. I felt very well taken care of. The tour guides were very knowledgable and friendly. Read more image

“Easy”

Indochina Pioneer is a great company to hire if you want to go on a worry free vacation and not have to plan anything yourself. You will have private drivers and tour guides the whole time if you desire. I felt very well taken care of. The tour guides were very knowledgable and friendly. I definitely recommend Indochina if you're willing to spend the extra money for the convenience of their service.

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LeslieDenise

Northeastern Vietnam Discovery

image “A great touring experience - Indochina Pioneer Tours” I usually like to research and organise our holidays but I was referred to Indochina Pioneer Tours by a friend - THANK GOODNESS... Read more image

“A great touring experience - Indochina Pioneer Tours”

I usually like to research and organise our holidays but I was referred to Indochina Pioneer Tours by a friend - THANK GOODNESS. Lam was amazing, making suggestions, changing to suit our requirements, further suggestions and all at a reasonable price. We were provided different tour guides in each cit...
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Northeastern Vietnam Discovery

image “A great touring experience - Indochina Pioneer Tours” I usually like to research and organise our holidays but I was referred to Indochina Pioneer Tours by a friend - THANK GOODNESS. Lam was amazing, making suggestions, changing to suit our requirements, further suggestions and all at a reasonable price. We were provided different tour guides in each cit... Read more image

“A great touring experience - Indochina Pioneer Tours”

I usually like to research and organise our holidays but I was referred to Indochina Pioneer Tours by a friend - THANK GOODNESS. Lam was amazing, making suggestions, changing to suit our requirements, further suggestions and all at a reasonable price. We were provided different tour guides in each cit...
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Bob & Dennis

Northeastern Vietnam Discovery

image "Thank you Lam" We are both well thank you. We are still a bit tired from the overnight flight we had from KL to Adelaide but that will pass. Ann and I were both thoroughly satisfied with all aspects of the trip. Read more image

"Thank you Lam"

We are both well thank you. We are still a bit tired from the overnight flight we had from KL to Adelaide but that will pass.
Ann and I were both thoroughly satisfied with all aspects of the trip. All of the  guides and drivers throughout were excellent as was our accommodation.

Each city and town had its own special charm and we particularly liked the temples of Angkor, Hoi An and Luang Prabang  and the boat trips on  the Mekong and Halong Bay were special. The whole trip was most enjoyable.

I have attached the questionnaire which Tommy gave us on leaving Hanoi.

We would certainly be interested in what you have to offer for a trip to Burma, particularly if it has the same format as we had in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos.

We have told everyone what a good job you have done.

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