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3-Day Ba Be Lake - Ban Gioc Waterfall Private Tour

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US$ 420.00
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What to Expect

Day 1: Hanoi - Quang Uyen

Stop At: Museum of Cultures of Vietnam's Ethnic Groups, No 1 Doi Can, Thai Nguyen 23000 Vietnam
Leave Hanoi for Quang Uyen at 8 AM on a 6-hour drive. Stop in Thai Nguyen city to visit Museum of Ethnic Minorities in Viet Nam.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Quang Uyen district post, Trục, TT. Quảng Uyên, Quảng Uyên, Cao Bằng, Vietnam
After lunch in Bac Kan city, go through six mountainous passes to reach homestay at an incense making village of Quang Uyen district, Cao Bang province. Rest of the day can be spent to discover life of Nung people here and the way they make incense to survive. If you are hungry for more amazing landscape, it is recommended you have 1-hour hike up the mountain behind the village to get the whole exotic view and enjoy a sunset break at the peak.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Homestay in a local village of Nung people

Day 2: Quang Uyen – Ban Gioc Waterfall – Nguom Ngao Cave – Ba Be Lake

Stop At: Ban Gioc Falls, Trung Khanh, Cao Bang 22000 Vietnam
Take a morning exercise and enjoy the fresh air before your served local breakfast. Hit the road again to captivating Ban Gioc waterfall, the fourth biggest border waterfall in the world between Vietnam and China. Stop en route for a short walk around Phuoc Sen village, a Nung village where they make knives as traditional handicraft.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Nguom Ngao Cave, Gun Village, Dam Thuy Commune, Trung Khanh District, Cao Bang 270000 Vietnam
Pay a visit to amazing Nguom Ngao limestone cave, also known as Tiger cave before return Ba Be lake. Enjoy the peacefull sunset by the lake. If time permits, have a swim in cooling fresh water of the lake.
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Homestay of Tay ethnic in Ba Be Lake

Day 3: Ba Be Lake Half Day Boating – Hanoi

Stop At: Ba Be National Park, Bo Lu Village Ba Be district, Nam Mau 270000 Vietnam
Enjoy last breakfast in this rural paradise before 3-hour boating around the lake. Short walk to see Cam village with nature, local people and school at the end of the lake. Follow Nang river to Puong cave, a tunnel cave full of amazement from limestone stalactites and stalagmites to mysterious bats. Continue to Buoc Lom wharf where you say goodbye to Ba Be and return Hanoi.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Hanoi, Hoàn Kiếm, Hanoi, Vietnam

Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick up all of travelers stay at a hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter
Departure Time
8:00 AM
3 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 2x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • 3x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • A/C car transfer during the trip
  • Drinking water on car
  • Accommodation at homestay/ 3 star hotel
  • Licenced English speaking guide
  • All sightseeing tickets; travel permits and activities mentioned in the...
  • 24/7 hotline support
  • Entry/Admission - Museum of Cultures of Vietnam's Ethnic Groups
  • Entry/Admission - Quang Uyen district post
  • Entry/Admission - Ban Gioc Falls
  • Entry/Admission - Nguom Ngao Cave
  • Entry/Admission - Ba Be National Park
  • Hotels in Hanoi
  • VAT
  • Travel insurance
  • International & dosmetic flights
  • Beverage on meals
  • Other personal expenses: drinks, souvenir, etc…
  • Tips & Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Popular mentions
In Quang Uyen- Ban Gioc Waterfall was an amazing site, which I highly recommend visiting! Amazing natural wonders.
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Just came back from a 3-day trip to Ba Be lake and Ban Gioc Waterfall. Our guide Jack really helped us to see authentic Vietnam with pure nature and local minorities that we think less-known to others. Services, food, homestays were all excellent. Thank our skillful driver Loi
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My friend recommended us this 3-day trip to see north-east of Vietnam after he finished the trip with Bamboo Adventures. And we cant agree more about the trip because it was so incredible. The waterfall is so beautiful and located at a unique place right on the border between
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