The Northeast Viet Nam has square of 5,661 millions hectares with 9 provinces (Phú ThọHà GiangTuyên QuangCao BằngBắc KạnThái NguyênLạng SơnBắc GiangQuảng Ninh).

+ Located: The Northeast region is the territory in the North of the Red River Delta, Vietnam. Called the Northeast to distinguish it from the Northwest, it is actually in the North and Northeast of Hanoi, wider than the Viet Bac region. The Northeast region is one of three natural geographical sub-regions of the North of Vietnam (the other two are the Northwest Region and the Red River Delta).

+ Area and population:  The total natural land area of the Northeast is over 5,661 million hectares (8.9% of the total area of the country), the population is about 9,140,142 people (the rate is 15.2). % of the total population of the country).

+ Climate: Although the Northeast is located in the humid tropical monsoon climate, because of the high terrain, there are many arc-shaped mountain ranges opening in the north, heading to Tam Dao, in the winter there is a north wind. blowing strong, very cold, and cool in summer, so this region has a humid subtropical climate.

Mountainous areas in Lao Cai, Ha Giang, Cao Bang, and Lang Son can have temperatures below 0°C sometimes and even frost, with snowfall. The areas at the tail end of the mountain ranges are also very cold due to the wind.

Day 1: Hà Nội – Ba Bể lake (216 km – 5 km)

    • 7:00 Have breakfast at hotel
    • 7:30 Car and Guest services officer pick you up at hotel in Hai Phong for Ba Bể Lake. It takes about 5 hours to reach Ba Bể Lake.
    • 12:30 Arrive Ba Bể Lake, have lunch and relax in restaurant.
    • 14:00 Take boat to discover around Ba Bể lake, visit some caves like Puông cave.
    • 16:30 Check in homestay
    • 17:00 Free to swim, discover around
    • 19:00 Have a dinner in homestay then free to relax or discover around.

Day 2: Ba Bể lake – Mèo Vạc – Đồng Văn (243 km – 7 hours)

  • 7:00 Have breakfast
  • 7:30 Say goodbye with host and continue our journey.
  • 12:30 Stop to have lunch and relax at a local restaurant.
  • 13:30 Continue our journey.
  • 14:30 Arrive Đồng Văn, checkin homestay
  • 15:00 Visit Mèo Vạc – Mã Pí Lèng
  • 19:00 Have a dinner in homestay then free to relax or discover around.

Day 3: Đồng Văn – Lũng Cú – Yên Minh ( 103 km)

    • 7:00 Have breakfast and free to relax.
    • 9:30 Continue our journey to Lũng Cú Flag Tower. And while standing on the top of mountain, we can spread our sight to the land of China.
    • 12:00 Stop to have lunch and relax at a local restaurant.
    • 13:30 Continue our journey. On the way to Yên Minh district, we can enjoy the beauty of natural mountain.

Day 4: Yên Minh – Quản Bạ – Hà Giang (112 km)

  • 7:00 Have breakfast
  • 9:00 Leave Yên Minh to visit Quản Bạ mountain, or also known as Tiên Tử mountain for its beauty. “Tiên Tử” equals “Angel”.
  • 12:30 Have lunch and relax at a local restaurant.
  • Afternoon: Visit a small village named Lung Tam. We can experience the traditional crafts of H’mong people and admire the H’mong women show their hemp weaving skills and other traditional crafts.
  • 16:30 Leave to Hà Giang and relax there.
  • Evevening: Have dinner and free to relax.

Day 5: Hà Giang – Xín Mần – Bắc Hà (132 km)

    • 7:00 Have breakfast.
    • 7:30 We continue on the road to Xín Mần, about 77 km. What time arrive Xín Mần?
    • 12:30 Have lunch.
    • 14:00 Arrive Bắc Hà; Checkin homestay.
    • Afternoon: visit Bắc Hà.
    • Evening: Have dinner and free to relax.

Day 6: Bắc Hà – Sa Pa

    • 6:30 Have breakfast.
    • 7:00 Discover Bắc Hà market.
    • 12:30 Have lunch and relax.
    • 13:30 On car to Sa Pa
    • 15:30 Arrive Sa Pa, checkin and free to relax
    • Evening: Have dinner and free to relax.

Day 7: Sa Pa

    • 7:00 Have breakfast and relax.
    • 9:00 Local guide pick you up at homestay to have trekking to local village around Sa Pa.
    • 12:30 Have local lunch with ethnic people and relax in their house.
    • 13:30 Continue trekking.
    • 16:00 Car pick you up back to hotel
    • Evening: Have dinner and free to relax.

Day 8: Sa Pa – Hà Nội

    • Morning: Have breakfast and free to relax (discovering Sa Pa local market, shopping…).
    • 11:00 Check out homestay.
    • 12:00 Have lunch at a restaurant in Sa Pa town.
    • 13:00 Move to Hà Nội. It takes about 6 hours to arrive Hà Nội. (300km)
    • 19:00 Arrive Hà Nội. 
    • Evening: Have dinner and free to relax.