:Hanoi- Night train
Meet at the hotel collecting bike from cyclist .
Dinner and transfer to train station for night
train to Laocai at 8 :30 PM. Overnight on train
:LaoCai- Bac Ha ( B, L, D) Mountain bike : 7/10
Distance ride : +- 45 Km. D+: 1250m D -: 500m,
10% off road.
(Arrival Laocai at 6:00 AM in the morning,
Breakfast in local restaurant with rice noodle
soup , banana pancake, breads, coffee,
tea… Transfer by van to An Ho stating riding to
Phin Giang- Bao tan- Coc ly with 2 of climbing
with 10% , more than 3 and 5 km per one climb.
After more than 20 km we arrival Coc ly where we
will take 60 minutes boat trip on Chay
river. Bike will put on boat with clients.
Arrival Bao Nhai , Coc Dao riding up to Bac Ha (
38 km off road ) no minibus stand by behind
group until to the hotel. Overnight in hotel.
Dinner in local restaurant. Overnight in hotel
Overnight in CongFu hotel or same standard.
-TaVanChu (B, L, D)- Trekking : 3/5 grade
Breakfast, check out of your hotel and depart at
08.30 am. Starting point of the trekking trail from
hotel . It is an easy walk through the valley and
terraced rice paddies for over 2 hours to a village
of the Hmong ethnic peoples. Explore the village and
then take a lunch break.
the afternoon the trek takes nearly 4 hours going up
and down hill through plantations, rice paddies and
especially the palm forests of the hilly land. We
will pass some hamlets of the Hmong and Tay minority
people, arriving at the Centre of TaVan Chu village
at about 5.00 pm. Explore this beautiful village in
your free time before dinner. Home stay in a local
Day summary: Trekking 6-7 hours, approx.17 km, grade
3/5/. Home stay in Village
Day4:TaVanChu- ThaiGiangPho (B, L, D)- Trekking: 3/5
Depart at 08.30am after breakfast at the home-stay.
The trek today is easy along a large village path
which connects this village to other villages of the
Hmong, Tay and Nung ethnic peoples, all beautifully
set along the mountain. We pay visits to many local
homes along the way and everywhere people welcome
visitors and treat them hospitably.
trek in the afternoon goes uphill slightly to
ThaiGiangPho . This region is inhabited mostly by
the Flower Hmong who traditionally and practically
build their homes on hill tops and cultivate the
surrounding land to create perfect dwellings. We
arrive in village at afternoon, and then take a
leisurely walk to explore the surrounding
countryside. Dinner and the home stay will be in a
stilt house of the local people
summary: Trekking 6 hours, approx.17 km, grade 3 of
5/ Home stay .
Day5:ThaiGiangPho-BacHa (B, L, D): Trekking: 2/5 grade
After breakfast, leave village at about 08.30 am, to
enjoy another day trekking along the beautiful
valley. There is a good trail which winds up and
down on the high hillsides gradually going uphill
for the whole morning via local village. These
people are very different from the Nung and Tay, who
live in large villages in the lower lands. Lunch
break and then descend along a narrow trail passing
through tea farms and steep terraced paddies for 2
hours to BacHa. and overnight in Hotel in Bac Ha
summary: Trekking 5 hours, approx.14 km, grade 2 of
Bac ha- Hoangsuphi .
Distance ride : +- 75 Km. D+: 1100m D-: 1600m,
20% off road
After breakfast in Hotel, clients start biking
directly from hotel, climb above Bac Ha through
Di Thau. Then ride off road in the mountain on a
wide track to a mountain pass and long asphalt
downhill to Xin man. Lunch with pasta and fruit.
In the afternoon, clients bike on asphalt about
15-20 km along River Chay before final transfer
to Hoang Suphi. People motivated and very feet
can ride all the stage long to Suphi (85 Km).
Overnight in Suphil. (B ,L,)
:Hoang Su phi - Bac Quang.
Distance ride : +- 50Km. D+: 1100m D-: 1230m,
single track, 100% off road
After breakfast clients start biking directly
from hotel on flat asphalt road.
About 5 Km, an off road track (pretty wide)
start climbing on the left. After many villages
and a beautiful narrow suspension bridge, we
enjoy a long single track section, starting on
terraces by long climb, leading to an off road
pass (about 1300m of elevation) and finishing on
a long downhill through waterfalls and rain
forest. Lunch with noodle soup and breads,
fruits, tea coffee. Small transfer (about 30
minutes) to Bac Quang. Night
in Hotel. (B ,L )
Night in Hotel in
:Hagiang - Hanoi
. Distance biking :
km. D + 600m, D - 600m, 80% off road
(B, L). Easy Mountain bike
Breakfast and then a bit transfer , then off
road riding in country side 55 km, lunch.
Driving back to Hanoi . End of service in Hanoi