Hanoi /Yen Bai city / Nghia Lo/ Tu Le / Mu Cang Chai

This Trekking Mu Cang Chai Tour is said to be the best opportunity for you to experience a land where the pristine beauty of nature and the friendliness of the locals seem to be kept intact despite the changing power of time. It is the district of Mu Cang Chai. Your experiences here include hiking around unparalleled routes, meeting people of several ethnic minorities and visiting villages and typical markets.

Experiences on this land include enjoying pretty attractions on the way; admiring the beauty of terraced rice fields; trying on local foods; overnight in a traditional stilt house of ethnic groups; getting to know about the interesting cultures of different ethnic communities like Thai and Hmong; trekking mountain roads to enjoy breath-taking landscapes. 

7 am: Our guide and coach pick you up at appointed destination, starting the journey to Nghia Lo, Yen Bai. On the way, you will be enjoying stunning landscapes of the countryside, and then visiting local villages, at the same time, experience daily routine of hill tribe people here.  When arriving at a village of the Thai in Nghia Lo, you shall have chance to enjoy their traditional dishes and witness their unique culture and lifestyle. 

Mu Cang Chai is about 350 km from Hanoi, so it may takes us almost the first and the last day for travelling. Luckily, the roads now have been improved to be in good condition and you can stop as much as you want to take photos and have coffee breaks to relax. Day 2 of the journey will be quite flexible for you to discus to choose the best suit trek, based on the conditions of your fitness and the weather. For example, the long or short trip, which mean of transports between different destinations. Home – stay and local hotels are the choices for you when coming here.

The amazing beauty of terraced rice fields along the route from Tu Le to Mu Cang Chai will almost surprise you. You then crossing Khau Pha Pass – one of the four largest passes in the North of Vietnam with the length of 40 km covered with mist in the cold day. The roads with lots of pretty landscapes will offer you numerous stops for picturing. The destinations to discover here include Tu Le and Mu Cang Chai – the two remote districts of Lao Cai province where have gorgeous terraced paddy fields on mountains. 

Refer the custom of naked bathing of Thai people in Tu Le, Mu Cang Chai.

You then have a trekking tour around La Pan Tan commune, Trong Tong Village to exploring daily life and typical music instruments of the Hmong. 

Leaving Trong Tong, we continue the trek to admire the beauty of Mam Xoi rice terrace of the Hmong in Mu Cang Chai. A picnic lunch is served on the trekking path before we can come to visit some schools and meet with children there. In addition to rice terraces, exploring culture and local life of Hmong people is also a really interesting experience. Overnight at Home-stay in Mu Cang Chai.

After having breakfast, it’s a plenty of time for you to walk around and witness the local life of the people in this mountainous district. We then get back to Nghia Lo from Mu Cang Chai, dropping to visit the Old Tea in Suoi Giang to see the hundred year old Tea tree. Finally, the coach takes us back to Hanoi, having lunch on the road.

Arrived in Hanoi before 6p.m. the tour finishes.  

More day to trekking in Mu Cang Chai Vietnam with rice-terrace, and authentic life of minority. Via Trekking in Vietnam, you will be seen the most spectacular rice-terraces of Vietnam in Mu Cang Chai as well as indulge yourself into the Mother Nature by the naked bathing custom of Tu Le people.

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