Alan Tour offer a wide selection of Jeep, Land Cruiser 4×4 Holidays, Trips & Tours in Vietnam. Most of our 4WD Expeditions are arranged in less touristy places in Vietnam including Son La province, Pu Luong Nature Reserve, Yen Bai province, Ha Giang province such as: Dong Van, Meo Vac, Yen Binh, Quan Ba, Cao Bang province..
For this 4 WD North Vietnam Tour Package 4 days / 3 nights which you will have chance to visit Mai Chau, Phu Yen, Vu Linh then Hanoi.
Day 1: Hanoi – Mai Chau (L,D).
7h00AM: You will be met up with our guide and car driver at your hotel in Hanoi. Then depart for Hoa Binh province and the town of Mai Chau. This scenic drive takes around three hours and a half. Along the way we pass fields of tapioca and sugar cane as well as rice paddies.
You arrive in Mai Chau around noon, in time for lunch.
After lunch, you spend the afternoon walking through local Thai hamlets, rice fields. During the trek you will meet up with local Thai villagers, chatting with them will help you to understand more about their culture and traditions.
You arrive back in Mai Chau around late afternoon. Check into a local stilt house for dinner.
After dinner, assist to the traditional music and dance show which is performed by The Thai young girls and boys. They all come from this village. Try also some rice alcohol made of traditional plants and local sticky rice.
Overnight at local home (homestay).
Day 2: Mai Chau – Phu Yen (B,L,D).
After breakfast, you will say goodbye to your host then depart for Phu Yen, a rural district of Son La province in the Northwestern region of Vietnam. You follow the national road 6 going uphill towards Moc Chau highlands. Some stops will be made en route for you to visit local hilltribe villages are located by the road. You will meet up there the H’mong and the Thai people.
Arriving in Moc Chau, you may want to make a stop for some coffee break before turning right, taking a smaller roads which runs along the Black River.
You arrive in Phu Yen in mid-afternoon, check in to a local hotel for overnight.
Day 3: Phu Yen –Vu Linh (B,L,D).
Depart for Thac Ba lake.
You follow the National Road 37, travel through Lung Lo pass to Van Chan where you make a short stop before continuing your road trip to Thac Ba.
You travel through renowned tea growing areas, where the hillsides are literally covered in plantations, all the way to the city of Yen Bai which sits on the Red River. From here it’s a short drive to the Thac Ba Lake, also formed by the construction of hydroelectricity dam in the 1970s.
Arriving in Vu Linh around mid afternoon, you may have enough time for one or two hour boat cruise on the Thac Ba lakes. Stop by an island for swimming and discover the particularities of this area. Then back to the home-stay where you will have dinner and spend the night.
Day 4: Vu Linh – Hanoi (B,L).
After breakfast, enjoy a short walk of about one or two hour to a Tay village. You start the hike from the homestay, following a small trail which runs through palm trees and local Tay hamlets.
You will be then picked up again by your vehicle and transferred back to Hanoi.
Travel Package Price: This is a private tour package and the price per person varies and depends on many aspects, such as your group size, the hotel ratings and your departure date. If you would like get the best tailor made price quote for this tour, please fill out the online Travel Inquiry Form and give us as much information as possible about your trip. Our online travel consultant will get back to you within 12 – 24 hours.