Discovery Tours

These multi-day, private day tours give you the chance to explore the stunning landscapes and discover the fascinating cultures of the north of Vietnam accompanied by an English speaking guide. From Hanoi and Ba Be, you can choose to visit other destinations such as Halong Bay, Ca Ba Island, Ha Giang, Sapa, Cao Bang and Lang Son with activities to suit your interests and abilities. As well as being able to choose your day of your departure, you also have the option of choosing your own style of accommodation. Private tours allow you to customise your trip to create your perfect adventure.
Travel to the remote places in North Vietnam 6 days 5 nights

Travel to the remote places in North Vietnam 6 days 5 nights

This tour takes you to the most stupendous region of Vietnam, visiting the markets of ethnic people, the mountains of the Black H'mong of Dong Van and Ma Pi Leng Pass, as well as the magical Ba Be Lake, all while travelling along spectacular mountain roads.

 
  • Type of tour: PRIVATE
  • Departures: DAILY
The peaceful waters of Ba Be lake 2 days 1 night

The peaceful waters of Ba Be lake 2 days 1 night

The stunning natural landscapes of Ba Be are drenched in a tranquil ambiance which makes it perfect for a relaxing getaway. This tour is ideal for those who love exploring nature and discovering local culture. You will be able to relax and take in the beautiful surroundings, take a boat trip and enjoy local hospitality.


 
  • Type of tour: PRIVATE
  • Departures: DAILY
Ba Be National Park discovery 3 days 2 nights

Ba Be National Park discovery 3 days 2 nights

Ba Be is Vietnam’s largest natural lake and the heart of Ba Be National Park. The park and the surrounding area is limestone country, so lakes, waterfalls, caves and unusual rock formations abound. The whole area is richly forested and is home to many ethnic minority communities. Ba Be National Park has been recognized as a Natural World Heritage Site by UNESCO. This tour offers you a fun adventure at a comfortable pace with plenty of time to enjoy the magnificent surroundings.

 
  • Type of tour: PRIVATE
  • Departures: DAILY
Highlights of Ba Be lake and Ban Gioc waterfall 3 days 2 nights

Highlights of Ba Be lake and Ban Gioc waterfall 3 days 2 nights

This tour will take you from the vast lakes and chalky karsts of Ba Be National Park to the wild and rugged landscapes of Cao Bang to visit the spectacular Ban Gioc waterfall. You will be travelling through remote areas in Northern Vietnam, brushing along the Chinese border and staying with local families to learn about and experience the unique cultures and customs of rural Vietnam.


 
  • Type of tour: GROUP
  • Departures: DAILY
Ba Be lake and Ban Gioc waterfall discovery 4 days 3 nights

Ba Be lake and Ban Gioc waterfall discovery 4 days 3 nights

Explore this beautiful natural lake located in Ba Be National Park, where the dramatic landscape is complimented by the small ethnic minority villages dotted along the shore. This beautiful national park in the northern province of Bac Kan features a sprawling lake which has the distinction of being Vietnam’s largest freshwater lake. You will also visit the largest waterfall in Vietnam, and 4th largest frontier-waterfall in the world, Ban Gioc Waterfall. These stunning falls consist of an impressive 300-meter span with one end in China, and the other in Vietnam.


 
  • Type of tour: PRIVATE
  • Departures: DAILY
Ha Giang and Ba Be Lake 5 days 4 nights

Ha Giang and Ba Be Lake 5 days 4 nights

This tour will take you to some of the most incredible sites in Northern Vietnam, a wild and beautiful region full of limestone peaks, black granite needles (the locals call them “stone forests”), dizzying canyons and limitless panoramas. You will get to discover the culture of the local Black H’mong, where the men are remarkably elegant, dressed in black, with a beret, a remnant of their history as great allies of the French. Also on the itinerary is the sprawling Ba Be Lake in Ba Be National Park where you can enjoy the rich natural surroundings and meet the local Tay communities.
 
  • Type of tour: PRIVATE
  • Departures: DAILY
Northern Mountains of Vietnam 7 days 7 nights

Northern Mountains of Vietnam 7 days 7 nights

Explore the spectacular landscapes of the northern mountainous region Sapa, Bac Ha, Ha Giang and Ba Be with the limestone formations and the Chay River Massif.  Observe the fascinating culture, customs and way of life of different ethnic minority groups living in Vietnam's far north.
 
  • Type of tour: PRIVATE
  • Departures: DAILY
Halong Bay - Ban Gioc waterfall and Ba Be Lake 5 days 4 nights

Halong Bay - Ban Gioc waterfall and Ba Be Lake 5 days 4 nights

This journey through the north-east of Vietnam highlights the immense beauty of Halong Bay, Ba Be Lake and the surrounding areas. You will spend five days travelling across land and sea, visiting waterfalls and forests and meeting local people.



 
  • Type of tour: PRIVATE
  • Departures: DAILY
Sapa and Ba Be lake 5 days 4 nights

Sapa and Ba Be lake 5 days 4 nights

If you are looking for an adventurous mountain trip packed with trekking and outdoor activities, this five-day trip in Sapa and Ba Be is the perfect tour for you. The rich and diverse landscapes combine mountains, rice paddies, lakes, rivers, waterfalls and caves giving you plenty of options for exploration. As well as the great range of activities on offer you will also develop your understanding of the rich varieties of cultures in Vietnam as you visit many different local villages.

 
  • Type of tour: PRIVATE
  • Departures: DAILY
Northern Loop Vietnam 13 days 12 nights

Northern Loop Vietnam 13 days 12 nights

The Northern mountainous region offers, perhaps, the most spectacular scenery anywhere in Vietnam. Opportunities to see something of the lives, customs and costumes of many of Vietnam’s ethnic minorities abound. Discover the north of Vietnam and all its charm with a tour that showcases the diversity of both the landscapes and the cultures of the area.
- This Northern  Loop Vietnam 13 days 12 nights takes you to Mai Chau, Son La, Sapa, Bac Ha, Ha Giang, Meo Vac, Dong Van, Ba Be lake, Ban Gioc waterfall, Lang Son, Halong bay and Cat Ba island. All MUST see in north Vietnam.


 
  • Type of tour: PRIVATE
  • Departures: DAILY
Off the beaten track in North Vietnam 8 days 7 nights

Off the beaten track in North Vietnam 8 days 7 nights

This eight-day adventure veers off the beaten path and into the wild and unspoilt beauty of Northern Vietnam. During the trip, you will trek through mountains, valleys and villages to discover the landscapes and cultures of Sapa and the frontier region of Ha Giang before winding up in the sublime setting of Ba Be National Park.


 
  • Type of tour: PRIVATE
  • Departures: DAILY
Discover Cat Ba Island and Ba Be Lake 5 days 4 nights

Discover Cat Ba Island and Ba Be Lake 5 days 4 nights

This excursion will take you to from the karst-studded Lan Ha Bay to the stunning Cat Ba Island and finally to the natural haven of Ba Be National Park. As well as taking in some of the most incredible areas in the north of Vietnam, this action-packed trip is full of unforgettable experiences: cruising on a traditional wooden sailboat, hiking through a pristine forest, staying with two different local families, discovering caves system and kayaking.

 
  • Type of tour: PRIVATE
  • Departures: DAILY
Best of Northern Vietnam 9 days 8 nights

Best of Northern Vietnam 9 days 8 nights

The isolated regions of the far north of Vietnam have retained a wild beauty and rugged charm that have been lost in many areas. This ultimate experience in the north of Vietnam will take you into the heart of the countryside to discover the incredible landscapes and ethnic minority communities. You will visit many remote areas of unspoilt beauty, taking in the incredible vistas along the way.
 
  • Type of tour: PRIVATE
  • Departures: DAILY
Trails of North Vietnam - Halong Bay 7 days 6 nights

Trails of North Vietnam - Halong Bay 7 days 6 nights

Take the time to delve deeper into Northern Vietnam and get off the beaten path to reveal the hidden treasures of this beguiling destination. Unforgettable holiday moments happen where and when you least expect them. This journey explores highlights such as a tropical forest in Ba Be National Park, the magical Ba Be Lake, must-see Ban Gioc waterfall and hiking trails through the remote Bac Son valley, and finally the natural wonders of Halong Bay on a luxury cruise.

 
  • Type of tour: PRIVATE
  • Departures: DAILY
Secret paths in North Vietnam 10 days 9 nights

Secret paths in North Vietnam 10 days 9 nights

On this 10-day walking tour of northern Vietnam, you will visit the mountainous regions near the Chinese border. You will sweep along mountain passes and descend into beautiful valleys, visiting local markets and ethnic minority communities along the way. This tour is bound to fill you with a new found wonder of northern Vietnam and it's unique landscapes and cultures.
 
  • Type of tour: PRIVATE
  • Departures: DAILY