- 2 days (Approx.)
- Hotel pickup offered
- Mobile ticket
Don't wait to taste the unique flavor of our new place for 2 day 1 night Trekking Tour to experience the picturesque evergreen valley, super friendly local as the colorfull culture of Yen Bai province. Just 158 km to the north west of Hanoi, Yen Bai is a only choice for you to immerse your body and mind in the peaceful atmosphere, keep away from the bustling Hanoi capital. This tour is available whole year and best time to visit is during September to June next year. By coming there and join with us, you will open the gate of the most peaceful authentic trekking experience and rustic way on touching the soul of this secret land.
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- Overnight accommodation
- Afternoon tea
- Bottled water
- Food tasting
- Coffee and/or Tea
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
- Use of bicycle
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
- Tips & Personal Expenses Travel/Health Insurance Other services not mentioned in the itinerary
Hotels inside Hanoi Old Quarter area. If you need to pick up outside this area, please pay more for extra fee
Your hotel inside Hanoi Old Quarter area.
Day 1: Hanoi – Yen Bai Valley – Tay ethnic – Eco activities – Cook class (Lunch and Dinner)
7:30 Starting from Hanoi. We will pick you up at Opera House (or hotels inside Hanoi Old Quarter) then heading to Yen Bai town where leading you to a UNKNOWN part of Vietnam.
13:00 Enjoy lunch with traditional food of Tay ethnic people
14:30: This afternoon finds us in Na Ken waterfall and Cave. We cycle along Khuoi Luong stream to the village, which is home to Tay and Dzao people. We leave the bicycles on the road then trekking about 1km to the Na Ken waterfall and climbing to the mouth of the Cave. This is very special one where the waterfall goes through a cave and the range of limestone formation. Then we go back to Ban Kheo village and swim there (if time permitted)
17:00 Go back to the homestay, free time to walk around the village or relax, cycling and watch the sunset and see the daily life of the village.
For food lovers, we have option to step to the garden and pick vegetables up then learn how to cook with our family host.
19:00: Having dinner with what we cooked then try “happy water” (local rice wine handmade by the host family). Its time to talk and sing karaoke together.
Day 2: Clim up to the peak – Panoramic view – Watch the process of husking rice - Hanoi (Breakfast and lunch)
07:30: Get up and do meditation on the stilt house, watch the sunrise in the valley.
8:00: Having breakfast next to the garden with some tea and coffee. A perfect way to start your newday.
8:30: This morning we hike about 6 km to the peak of Khau Chau to admire the panoramic view of the valley, visit many farms on the roads and see how people cultivating corn farms, casava farms and, bamboo shoot on very sloping area.
On the way back to homestay, we drop-in the local house to witness the interesting procession of husking rice
11:30: Back to homestay for lovely lunch
12:30 Get on the van for our journey back Hanoi
18:30: Arrive in Hanoi, we say goodbye and see you next time
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.