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48 hours Explore Da Bac
DA BAC INTRODUCTION:
Located 100km from Ha Noi capital, Da Bac has dramatically become an ideal place for travelers who want to discover the ethnic life of Muong ethnic group, spend a while escaping from the hustling and bustling, and immense in the pure natural landscapes. The road leading to Da Bac is a bit obstacle and tough that may make the arrival moment more delightful.
Coming to Da Bac, visitors can indulge themselves in the fresh atmosphere, experience first- hand the rustic life of local people and enjoy diverse attractive activities like trekking, swimming, hiking, fishing…
Day 1: Ha Noi – Da Bac (L, D)
At 8.00 a.m, the guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel in Ha Noi centre and start heading to Da Bac district. Along the way, we take some stops to stretch our legs, take a deep breath of fresh air and contemplate the beauty of flowing Da river in the morning.
12.00: Have lunch in Ke village with the simple but nutritious and delectable foods prepared by the local people. After the meal, take some minutes to relax.
14.00: Back to the car and continue heading to Da Bac based community tourism. The road leading to the village is narrow and plotted by yellow corn fields, scattered local houses. We then have some soft drink and snack before trekking of about 1 km to the village.
Upon arrival, check in at Ngoc Nhiem’s homestay with the warm welcome of the hosts.
15.00: We take a cycling tour around the village to admire the charming scenery of the rice fields under the shade of bamboo lines, explore the living of Muong people and after all, when we all feel weary in our legs and sweat soaked on our backs, swimming in cool water of Da river is interesting experience to wipe away our tiredness.
17.00: Back to the homestay and have dinner in the cosy atmosphere. Just from the fish caught from the river and wild vegetables, but under the ingenious and skillful preparation of the host Nhem, the foods look delicious and tasty.
19.00: Participate in the bamboo pole dance - the traditional dance of Muong ethnic people and enjoy the music performance. Visitor will feel inebriated by the wine, the music or the charming smile of highland girls in traditional clothes.
Back to your room and the tranquility of the mountain at night will pat you to deep sleep.
Day 2: Da Bac – Da River - Mong Stream - Ha Noi (B,L)
7.00: After having breakfast at the Ngoc Nhiem’s homestay, we start a trekking tour to explore the whole beauty of Da Bac. We first take a 30-minute boat ride to Mong river – the upstream of Da river. On the way, we can contemplate the majestic prettiness of Da River, the mysterious beauty of the limestone cliffs, and the spectacular of vast mountain. Upon arrival at the dock, we continue trekking along the stream, passing rice terraces, stilt houses to the Mong river where we can shake all the fatigue off by swimming in the pristine cool water and catching special stone snail.
10.00: Proceed to visit the cage aquaculture model of local households. At there, you can join fishing and can enjoy grilled fish (expenses excluded).
12.00: Enjoy lunch at the homestay. After the meal, you are free to stroll around the village, interact with locals and understand more about the life and culture of Muong people.
14.00: Say goodbye to the lovely hosts and back to the city.
THE TOUR PACKAGE PRICE INCLUDES:
-Private car transfer
-Boat transfer fee
-English speaking tour guide (other languages available upon request)
-All meals indicated in the program
-Accommodation at homestay
-Soft drink and snack
-Bamboo dance and music performance
THE TOUR PACKAGE PRICE EXCLUDES: