Day 1 Ha Giang City – Heaven Gate – Lung Tam Village – Yen Minh – Dong Van Town
During your first day you will see a big change in the scenery when you drive into the mountains before the town of Tam Son. This is the first glimpse of what will lie ahead for the rest of your tour.
The tour takes you through the Karst Geopark. The Dong Van Karst Plateau is a major geoheritage sight in Vietnam. You will see a lot of rice fields, thousands of limestone rocks and magnificent views. People will be working on the land and you will get a taste of rural north Vietnamese countryside life.
The driver can also take you to the Chinese border and the famous northernmost viewpoint in Vietnam. Before driving to the town of Dong Van, you will make a stop at the residence of the Vuong family, which is still called “Palace of Hmong King”.
The trip will then continue to Dong Van town. Here you can walk around the town, enjoy dinner and relax.