Itinerary Details Day 1: Hanoi – Ba Be Lake (230km)
After an early breakfast your tour guide will pick you up from your hotel in the old quarter in Hanoi for this unforgettable Northern Vietnam journey.
7.00 Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi to Ba Be National Park.
10.00 Stop at Duom temple, the place where Tay people worship their leader.
12.00 Lunch at a local restaurant in Cho Ra town.
14.30 Arrival at Buoc Lom Wharf, embark the boat for a trip along the Nang River to Ba Be Lake, one of 20 biggest fresh lakes on the mountain in the world. On the way we stop at Puong cave, which is famous for it’s thousands of bats.
16.00 Arrive at Ba Be Lake (three lakes). We visit the An Ma Temple to learn more about the religions and beliefs in Vietnam.
17.00 Enjoy bamboo rafting and a refreshing swim near Ba Goa Islet.
18.00 We take a short hike to our homestay (1km) in Pac Ngoi village, a small village of Tay people where we check in at the homestay.
19.00 Dinner is served and a traditional Tay musical performance can be attended (excluded). You can share the show with other tourists.