- Visit Pac Bo cave where Ho Chi Minh re-entered Vietnam - Visit Nguom Ngao Cave (Tiger cave) - one of the most impressive cave systems created by an underground River - Visit the magnificent Ban Gioc Waterfalls - Boat trip along the Nang River in Ba Be Lak... View more
Travel Styles: Adventure Tours , Classic Tours
Destinations: Ban Gioc Waterfall, Pac Bo, Ba Be National Park
Duration: 3 days & 2 nights
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Day 1 : Hanoi – Pac Bo – Cao Bang (Lunch and dinner)

Picture of Hanoi – Pac Bo – Cao Bang

Itinerary Details Day 1: Hanoi – Pac Bo – Cao Bang (L-D)

Your tour guide will pick you up at around 6.45-7am from your hotel in the old quarter in Hanoi for this unforgettable journey to Pac Bo – Ban Gioc Waterfall and Ba Be National Park.

12.30 Lunch in a local restaurant in Cho Ra town

14.30 We arrive at Pac Bo Cave. This is the area President Ho Chi Minh came back to in Vietnam after living 30 years abroad. We visit Pac Bo Cave situated at the Lenin River and the Karl Marx mountain with its stone table

17.00 Arrive at the hotel and check in.

19.00 Dinner at the restaurant

21.00 Overnight in Cao Bang

Day 2 : Cao Bang - Ban Gioc Waterfall – Nguom Ngao – Ba Be NP (Breakfast, lunch and dinner)

Picture of Cao Bang - Ban Gioc Waterfall – Nguom Ngao – Ba Be NP

Itinerary Details Day 2: Cao Bang - Ban Gioc Waterfall – Nguom Ngao – Ba Be NP (B-L-D)

6.00 Early breakfast before we take you to the breathtaking Ban Gioc Waterfall right at the border with China.

8.30 We visit Nguom Ngao Cave (Tiger Cave), one of the most spectacular cave systems in Vietnam, created by an underground river.

10.00 We arrive at Ban Gioc Waterfall, the stunning falls that span across the border between Vietnam and China. You will spend some time at your own leisure, relaxing and taking photos as you soak up the incredible surroundings of Vietnam’s most beautiful waterfall.

12.00 Lunch in a local restaurant in Quang Uyen.

13.00 We make our way to Ba Be National Park.

18.00 Check in at the homestay, enjoy breathtaking views of the Lake.

19.00 Dinner and overnight at the homestay.

Day 3 : Ba Be National Park - Hanoi (Breakfast and lunch)

Picture of Ba Be National Park - Hanoi

Itinerary Details Day 3: Ba Be National Park - Hanoi (B-L)

7.00 Early breakfast at the homestay.

8.00 We take a leisurely boat trip along the Nang River to Ba Be Lake (three lakes), one of 20 biggest fresh lakes on the mountain in the world to visit the An Ma Temple to learn more about the religions and beliefs in Vietnam. We then enjoy bamboo rafting and a swim in the fresh water near the Ba Goa Islet.

10.30 We return at the homestay to relax and enjoy lunch before we head back to Hanoi where we will arrive around 6pm and drop you off at         your hotel or stay in the Old Quarter. Here the trip ends.

This budget join-in tour only runs on Friday

What’s included?

  • A/C transfer
  • Entrance fees & English speaking guide
  • All meals as mentioned (lunch and dinner on day 1, breakfast, lunch and
    dinner on day 2, breakfast and lunch on day 3)
  • All activities and boat rides as mentioned in the itinerary
  • First night hotel, second night homestay

What’s excluded?

  • Beverages other than complimentary
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • All not indicated in our itinerary

What do I need to bring?

  • Booking Invoice from us
  • Valid Passport with valid visa
  • Cash for personal expense

What do I need to know?

During the period March to November it will good to pack your swimming gear, a towel, a wide-brimmed hat, sunscreen (at least SPF15), a reliable insect repellent, toiletries, a camera and lots of batteries. Warm clothing for the cooler months of November to March is advised. How much luggage can I take? Your vehicle has limited space so please keep your luggage to a maximum of 15kgs in a backpack or soft over-night bag and include a small day pack to hand carry for easy access to camera, sunscreen, water etc. Inhibitions can be left in the luggage storage rooms at your hotel with your other unwanted baggage.

Get Up and Go Vietnam is doing all possible to make your journey and travel experience an unforgettable one. Weather conditions, we unfortunately cannot control. Our apologies for that!

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