Hard Trekking Mu Cang Chai Tour 4Day

Activity No 246, Le Hong Phong street, Yen Bai city, Yen Bai province Vietnam Published on: 09-04-2018

08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
First-time visit Second-time visit
Customer hotel
Off the beaten path
Walking & Biking
Khám phá
378.00 - 408.00 USD

Hard Trekking Mu Cang Chai Tour 4Day is good for

Good for family with kids Family with kids No
Good for senior Senior No
Good for couple Couple Good
Good for solo Solo Good
Good for group Group Good
This Trekking Mu Cang Chai Tour 4 days gives you long time to discover the mountainous beauty, the amazing Rice Terraces, as well as local life of different ethnic groups in rural tribe : Sapa – Mu Cang Chai – where the charming essence of these lands remains unchanged. Exploring these lands by hiking around unparalleled routes, meeting locals and rural villages will be the unforgettable memories in your Vietnam trips. This itinerary is suitable for Photographers, Trekking Love travellers and all people want to explore the remote area in Vietnam.

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Why Hard Trekking Mu Cang Chai Tour 4Day is special ?


  • Enjoy homestay with ethnic people in villages .
  • Enjoy trekking tours to visit wonderful villages of hill tribe people 
  • The beautiful landscapes of rice paddies on terraces


What to explore at Hard Trekking Mu Cang Chai Tour 4Day?

Day 1:  Hanoi – Nghia Lo (L,D)

8am: Our guide will pick-up you at hotel. Start journey to Nghia Lo and Tu Le via Thanh Son, Thu Cuc road 32. On the way, we will spend 1,5-2 hrs visit Vietnam Ethnic Village- where displays the tradditional houses and keep the tradditional culture, life of 54 ethnic groups in Vietnam. We will introduce you about the feature group in North Vietnam such as: Mong, Thai, Dao, Tay…group

Leave Vietnam Ethnic Village, we can take a break to enjoy the Milk products or Green Tea hill in Phu Tho province.

Arrive Nghia Lo town in the afternoon, check-in homestay and take a break a few minitue before do a short cycle trip to explore the Thai village – where is the home of Thai people in Vietnam. Cycling between rice fields, beside the stream, visit the house, chatting with locals or say Hello with the friendly & kute children beside the road.

Back to homestay, enjoy the good meals and sleep on the stilt house- the tradditional house of Thai people.

If you travel in the group from 6 people, there will be a traditional performance, with the local intereting songs and dancing.

Day 2: Nghia Lo-  Mu Cang Chai ( L, D)

8:00 am, After breakfast, we leave Nghia Lo to Mu Cang Chai, where we can see the real and beautiful rice terraces field. You will be surprise before the wonderful rice terrace belong the route from Tu Le – Mù Cang Chải.

Run over the Khau Pha pass (one of the four greatest passes in Northern Vietnam with 40km, connect Tu Le and Mu Cang Chai).  We’ll cross Tu Le town, you’ll have chance to see the interesting activities of Thai women in Tu Le making the “Com – green rice” – the famous special product of Tu Le belong your road in the harvest season (Sep-Oct). Most scenic roads which offer a lot of stops for picturing as the view point to see the Lim Mong, Lim Thai village or paragliding-point on the top of this pass.When arrive Mu Cang Chai,  we will continue take 3-4hrs (13km) to trek from Che Cu Nha village to Kim Noi village – where we will sleep in the stilt house of Thai people.

On the trekking way, we will go up to the high mountain, pass to the Hmong village and Waterfall in remote area, visit a kinder garden school. From the above, we can see the amazing view of Rice terraces field, visit some schools, playing game or singing with children. Beside seeing the beauty of Rice field, you’ll guided how to plant rice, harvest rice or discover the farm working of locals. It will be exciting experience. Enjoy stunning landscapes along the way, the stunning views of countryside and nature, visit local villages, experience daily life of hill tribe people, how to make traditional clothes…

Day 3: Mu Cang Chai –Tu Le

After our breakfast, depend on the season and Rice status, we will choose the best view to do trekking tour. We can spend 1-2hrs in the morning to continue trek some villages where have the beautiful rice field such as: Lao Chai village (10km transfer by car from homestay and 3km by foot) or Sang Nhu village (2km transfer by car and 2km by foot)

After leave these village, we will transfer by car to next trekking destination. We will spend 3-4 hrs trek from Mam Xoi rice terrace to La Pan Tan village – one of the most famous destination, where have the round shape of rice terrace, all of them was built by human hand of H’mong people since hundreds years ago.

 Leave La Pan Tan, we go to Tu Le town, we will spend around 2hrs to walk around field and village, to enjoy the rice field, explore the life, the house, the culture…of Thai people. After trekking, we can enjoy the Hot Spring – where villagers often gather together and take a bath everyday.

Take the dinner and sleep in the hotel.


Distance: around 15-16km

Time: Around 5-6hrs

Day 4:  Tu Le- Ha Noi

5-6am: If you want to see the sunrise, you can wake up early and walk to the rice field, near hotel to see.

If you still want to more trekking, we can spend 2-4hrs to trekking the Nam Co village- the village & rice field of Thai and Hmong people - beside the beautiful and peaceful stream.

After that, we will drive  back to Nghia Lo – Yen Bai city- Hanoi around 6-7pm. Our guide say good bye & see you again in another journeys./.

P/s: The itinerary can change according your requirement



  • Air-conditioned private vehicles for all transportations
  • Entrance fee & sightseeing fee
  • English speaking guide enthusiastic, responsible, full support
  • Meals as mentioned in the program (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • Accommodation as indicated in the itinerary


  • International flights and airport taxes
  • Visas toVietnam
  • Tips and personal expenses such as: laundry, telephone, drinks…
  • Bank charges relating to the payment
  • Other services that are not clearly mentioned in the “price includes” list.

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3.0 days
121.91 USD
Total travel distance
Number of places
6 places




No 246, Le Hong Phong street, Yen Bai city, Yen Bai province Vietnam

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Hard Trekking Mu Cang Chai Tour 4Day serves Private/Joined tour.

  • Private tour

    (1 - 2 participants.)

    378.00 USD
  • Private tour

    (1 - 2 participants.)

    378.00 USD
  • Private tour

    (3 - 15 participants.)

    408.00 USD
  • Private tour

    (3 - 15 participants.)

    408.00 USD

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