Incredible Bac Ha Trek

Duration 5 days
Price From $0
Physical level Moderate
Those who love to explore the typical mountains trails and escape from tourist crowd, Bac Ha Trek is a great choice. The area is home to 11 hill-tribe groups and some imposing scenery which is formed from karst mountains, beautiful river valleys and secluded hamlets, this trekking adventure will reveal you the best that Bac Ha has to offer in 5 days
BRIEF ITINERARY view detailed itinerary
DAY 01 BAC HA - TA VAN CHU (L,D)    
DAY 03 LUNG PHINH - NA LO (B,L,D)     
DAY 04 NA LO - NAM MON (B,L,D)     
DAY 05 NAM MON - COC LY - LAO CAI (B,L)     
We recommend you to take overnight train from Hanoi to Lao Cai city and we will pick you up at Lao Cai train station then commence the trek in Bac Ha.

Day 01: Bac Ha - Ta Van Chu

Our guide will greet you at Lao Cai train station and for 70km transfer, you will enjoy the changes in landscape and life of Lao Cai province. Enjoy some breaks for visiting and photographing. 
As you arrive in Can Cau, we start a short trek today to arrive in Ta Van Chu village, home to Flower Hmong people for the 1st night homestay in the mountain.

Trekking distance: 7 km / grade: moderate
Accommodaton: homestay
Meals: lunch, dinner

Day 02: Ta Van Chu - Lung Phinh Trek

Rise up early to descend the mountain and mingle with local people for the exciting market of Can Cau which happens weekly on Saturday.This is a good chance to capture the different portraits of Hmong, Nung, Phu La people in their traditional dresses.
The bus will transfer you to the next trekking point where you climb the hills to reach Lu Than village and settle the night at a Phu La`s family.
Trekking distance: 10km / grade: moderate
Accommodaton: homestay
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 03: Lung Phinh to Na Lo Trek

Lung Phinh is a secluded market in Bac Ha district and if you fancy to see another market without tourist, this is a place you should be. 
After the market, we begin the trek down to Thai Giang Pho village. The beautiful path today leads to Na Lo, the habitat of Tay ethnic minority and you will stay the night here.
Trekking distance: 19 km / grade: moderate
Accommodaton: homestay
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 04: Na Lo – Ngai So – Nam Mon

Start walk from the home stay to the point where you can start trek up hill to Ngai Thau then down to Ngai So and have lunch here. Down hills to Coc Cai Ha, a village of Nung Tribe then arrive an other Tay ethnic village via rice fields, stay overnight on the stilt-house.
Trekking distance: 17 km / grade: moderate
Accommodaton: homestay
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 5: Nam Mon - Lao Cai

Descend to Nam La village on a remote road. If the water permits, we will enjoy a boat trip on Coc Ly lake where you can swim in its pristine water. Return to Lao Cai city for the train back to Hanoi.
Trekking distance: 10 km / grade: moderate
Meals: breakfast, lunch
Our service includes
  • Private transfer A/C
  • English speaking guide
  • Meals mentioned in the program
  • Homestay arrangments
  • Entrance fees
  • Trekking gears
Our service excludes
  • Meals not mentioned
  • Drinks and personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities
Ms. Huong Phi is a very dedicated expert who loves
to show you Vietnam ethically.

Contact her for tailor made tour/ any request:
Email: / M: +84-919666678
"It was a great experience, specially the landscape
of northern Vietnam. Lan, your guide has done a
a great job"


Best Sapa Trek
5 days
This authentic trek takes you into the remote part of Sapa featuring a great opportunity...
Ha Giang Off Road Trek
7 days
An exciting trekking adventure featuring the ultimate touch to Ha Giang and secluded...
Mai Chau Hiking
6 days
Devle into the lush mountainous area of Mai Chau and Pu Luong,home to some of the...
Hidden North Vietnam Trek
10 days
This trip encapsulates the core charm of northern Vietnam: the exotic weekly market which...
Ngoc Son Secluded Trek
2 days
The nature of Ngoc Son natural reserved area is full of surprise for all trekkers. For 2...
Ba Be Lake Adventure
4 days
Explore the untouched nature of Babe national park on an exciting trek from Bo Lu village...