Ba Be National Park conjures up images of lush forests, shimmering lakes full of fish, mysterious caves and cloud-capped limestone mountains which stand like guardians to this hidden natural kingdom. This Adventure Ba Be National Park Tour from Hanoi – 2 Days / 1 Night takes you deep into Ba Be National Park, Ba Be Lake. Hanoi – Ba Be lake two days group tour will experience local hospitality from an ethnic minority family, take a tranquil river trip, explore caves and see the landscape change from rice cultivation to forest to towering mountains.
-Visit the most beautiful hidden gem in North Vietnam: Ba Be Lake - The National Park (top 100 largest fresh-water lakes in the world).
-Enjoy delicious home-cooked local specialties.
-Watch Tay people’s music performance.
-Enjoy 3 hour boat trip on Ba ba lake.
-Visiting Puong cave.
Ba Be National Park is an abundant bio-reserve area containing the world’s only fresh-water karst lake and several rare species of fauna and flora. The bio-diverse 10,048 ha park – home to 1,268 species of flora and fauna, a series of caves and a gigantic fresh water lake – was established in 1992 by the Vietnamese Government to preserve forest ecosystems in the north-east.
Ba Be is home to over 3,000 people from the ethnic minorities of Tay, Nung, Dao and Mong, who live in 13 villages within the park. The Tay people have inhabited Ba Be area for centuries and make up 58 per cent of the population within the park’s boundaries.
– Boat trip on Ba Be Lake.
– Homestay with local Tay ethnic minority people.
– Discover the unique culture of local ethnic people there.
– Experience different feelings of traveling in each zig-zag route of the Happiness Road.
An early start after your breakfast in your hotel to the day to make the most of what we have in store for you.
We will pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi at 07.30 hrs, then hit the road north towards Ba Be National Park.
Lunch will be had in a restaurant in a village on the way, and then our route will take us up through the mountains and tea plantations to Ba Be lake, amazing green lake in the middle of natural green forest.We then travel to the Tay village of Coc Toc, with its beautiful stilt houses and friendly population of Tay people, who make their living by fishing in the stunning Ba Be lakes and farming. You will stay in the homestay of a local family here that has been resident in Ba Be for many years, enjoying their wonderful hospitality, and have some time in the evening to explore the beautiful surroundings.
You may also wish to take the option of walking or cycling around Coc Toc village, kayaking on the lake in boats that we reserve for our tour guests, or simply relaxing in the peaceful surroundings and enjoying the views.
Dinner and overnight in local homestay.
After breakfast at the homestay, we will go on foot to Bo Lu boat station to embark on a 3 hour boat trip, gently touring around the lake. If you need to cool off, this is a great opportunity to jump into the river for a swim - so refreshing! The boat takes you by the slow flowing river, giving you ample opportunity to gaze in awe at the dramatic mountains and valleys and natural caves.You will also get the chance to enjoy some bird and butterfly spotting - the national park is home to a vast variety of flora and fauna. The boat will progress through the Puong cave, which forms a natural tunnel through which the river flows, and has thousands of stalactites and stalagmites as well as a bat colony, several thousand strong. You can rest your legs on the drive back to Hanoi, stopping for lunch at a local restaurant on the way.
17h00-18h00: We arrive back to Hanoi. Say goodbye and hope to see you again.
-Camera + Film.
-It is essential to bring your passport on this trip.
-A wide brimmed hat.
-From July to September, the climate is usually humid and hot.
-From October to June brings cooler and more pleasant weather..
-We choose local ingredients, typical of the way people eat in the area, at local restaurants, markets or homes. We also cater for Vegetarians but please request this at time of booking.
-Home-stay: have clean and comfortable mattresses with Wi-Fi, hot shower and mosquito nets provided.
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