• North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days
  • North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days
  • North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days
  • North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days
  • North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days
  • North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days
  • North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days
  • North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days
  • North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days
  • North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days
  • North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days

Amazing Entire North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days

The Northern Part of Vietnam is also home to many ethnic groups, who still keep and preserve their unique culture till today. Many of them immigrated to Vietnam from China centuries ago, they live mainly along border areas and make their living by cultural activities. During the trip, we will have opportunities to visit local

Discovery Hanoi Tours – North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days is specially crafted with an itinerary with recommended things to do and places to see in the entire northeastern region of Vietnam. Northern East region of Vietnam has lots of beautiful landscapes, from the mountain region of Lang Son to the sea region of Halong bay you can see spectacular limestone formations, rice paddy fields.

The Northern Part of Vietnam is also home to many ethnic groups, who still keep and preserve their unique culture till today. Many of them immigrated to Vietnam from China centuries ago, they live mainly along border areas and make their living by cultural activities. During the trip, we will have opportunities to visit local markets where local people attend for trading food, clothes and necessary goods for their daily life. Going to weekly markets is like a festival day for this people, with the new dress and very big smiles on their face.


Amazing North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days

What To Expect in this North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days?

  • Visit vast tea plantation in Thai Nguyen
  • Observe and take part in local daily life
  • Visit hill tribe markets
  • Trekking in jungle in Ba Be National Park
  • Boat trip on Ba Be Lake, the largest natural freshwater lake in Vietnam and one of sixteen most beautiful lakes in the world.
  • Drive on the famous highway 4 in Indochina War
  • Visit Ban Gioc waterfall, Ban Gioc Fall is the fourth biggest border-crossing waterfalls in the world.
  • Spending overnight in local families of Tay and Nung people.
  • Visit World Natural Heritage and overnight on cruise in Halong bay

Brief itinerary – North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days

North East Tour Vietnam 9 DaysDay 1: Ha Noi – Thai Nguyen – Ba Be Lake (L,D)

Day 2: Ba Be – Full Day Trekking Na Nghe Village (B,L,D)

Day 3: Ba Be Lake Boat Trip and Hiking (B,L,D)

Day 4: Ba Be Lake – Quang Uyen (B,L,D)

Day 5: Cao Bang – Ban Gioc Waterfall (B,L,D)

Day 6: Cao Bang – Lang Son – Ha Long (B,L,D)

Day 7: Ha Long Bay cruise (B,L,D)

Day 8: Ha Long bay – Lan Ha bay (B,L,D)

Day 9: Ha Long bay – Hanoi (B,L)


What is included in this North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days?

Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air conditioned vehicle

Accommodation based on shared twin/double room including daily breakfast

Meals as indicated in the program, B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner.

Experienced English or French speaking guide (for other languages supplements apply)

All sightseeing fees for mentioned visits

Government tax

Homestay in Ba Be & Private boat on Ba Be Lake

Private deluxe cabin on Halong Cruise

Bottled mineral water

  • Personal expenses (Laundry, telephone, etc …)
  • Tips & travel insurance
  • Bank charge fees for payment
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels
  • Other services not mentioned
  • The Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum is closed in the afternoons, on Mondays and Fridays, and from early October to early December.
  • Activities on Halong Bay are subjected to change upon customer’s specific request for the cruise.
  • Most museums are closed on Mondays. In case your trip coincides with these days, alternatives will be suggested.
  • Please dress modestly for the temple visits. Non-sleeve shirts and short trousers are NOT allowed inside the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum.

Detailed Program – North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days

Day 1: Hanoi – Ba Be Lake | North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days

North East Tour Vietnam 9 DaysBa Be Lake is situated in Bac Kan province which is 240 km to the north of Hanoi city (north Vietnam tour package).

Our guide and private car will collect you at your hotel at 7:30 AM.

On the way, we will stop in Thai Nguyen to visit Museum of the Culture of the Ethnic Minorities of Vietnam, followed by lunch at a street restaurant.

We arrive in Ba Be Lake late in the afternoon, take a rest, have dinner and stay overnight in a local Tay minority family in their traditional wooden stilt house.

Meals: lunch, dinner

Overnight: local house

Day 2: Ba Be National Park Trekking | North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days

North East Tour Vietnam 9 DaysA wonderful day of trekking! Your tour guide will take you to visit Coc Toc village where the Tay people live by fishing.

After crossing the Pelu stream you will have to trek on some fairly rough terrain, but the views from the top will be worth all the effort.

We will continue upland and stop in Nam Dai village (Cash Dao people) where we have a picnic lunch.

In the afternoon the guide will take you through the mountains and valleys to Na Nghe village where you will see the stilt houses and the school of the Cash Dao children. You will have dinner and overnight in the local house (things to do in north Vietnam).

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Overnight: local house

Day 3: Ba Be Lake Boat Tour | North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days

North East Tour Vietnam 9 DaysEnjoy breakfast while viewing the lake’s beauty then you and your guide must bid farewell to the Dao Tien people.

You will go along trails to visit Nam Dai village and then continue through the forest to visit Dau Dang waterfall which borders two provinces Bac Kan and Tuyen Quang (northern Vietnam travel).

Lunch will be at local restaurant then we take a boat trip up the river to visit Puong cave inhabited by thousands of bats of 18 species, and the site of many stalactites and stalagmites. The boat will go on the Nang river which runs right through the cave into Ba Be lake.

After visiting the An Ma temple, you will return the lake-shore restaurant for dinner and overnight in the homestay.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Overnight: local house

Day 4: Ba Be Lake – Cao Bang | North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days

North East Tour Vietnam 9 DaysSay goodbye to Ba Be and the host we leave for Cao Bang, one of three frontier provinces with China.

Near Na Phac we will walk through the fields taking the opportunity to study the farming methods of the Tay people (what to see in north Vietnam?).

We will encounter along the way the Dao Tien with silver coins on their costumes.

Over the road, we climb the pass on Ma Phuc where the terrain is more mountainous. Lunch in Cao Bang then overnight in Nung house at Quang Uyen village.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Overnight: local house

Day 5: Ban Gioc Fall – Cao Bang | North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days

North East Tour Vietnam 9 DaysThis morning we will discover the waterfall at Ban Gioc regarded as the most beautiful waterfall in Vietnam.

China is just on the other side of the waterfalls. (north Vietnam highlights).

After lunch, we will make an excursion on foot beside the river then explore “Tiger cave” famous for its silver columns.

We will return to Cao Bang and overnight in a hotel.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Overnight: hotel in Cao Bang city

Day 6: Cao Bang – Lang Son – Halong | North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days

North East Tour Vietnam 9 DaysWe follow the famous Route Colonial No. 4 famous for the battle in Dong Khe and That Khe during the First Indochina War.

We arrive late afternoon in Lang Son (north Vietnam tour), a border town between Vietnam and China.

You will have free time to explore the market of Dong Kinh.

We will drive through an area of green rice paddies to Ha Long Bay arriving in Bai Chay in the late afternoon.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Overnight: hotel in Halong city

Day 7: Halong Bay Tour | North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days

North East Tour Vietnam 9 DaysEnjoy a free morning until your tour guide picks you up. You will embark on our cruiser to enjoy a sumptuous lunch and cruise further through the limestone islands of Fighting Cock, Dog Rock and Incense Burner.

In the late afternoon, you will explore the Amazing cave, one of the most beautiful caves in the bay. Then it is time to swim or relax on the sundeck with some drinks and the sea view. (north Vietnam holidays)

Before dinner is served, you can join in a brief Vietnamese cooking course on board and enjoy some free wine. Overnight on board in a tranquil area. (Evening activities available: night squid fishing, karaoke, dancing…)

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Overnight: on boat

Day 8: Halong Bay Boat Tour | North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days

North East Tour Vietnam 9 DaysYou may see your first sunrise in the bay followed by breakfast, ready for a cruise to Lan Ha bay.

If you fancy adventure activities, there is rock climbing on Moody’s Beach (or optional kayaking) and on Hai Pai Beach (optional kayaking) will also be available. (north Vietnam things to do)

However, if you want to enjoy the beauty of Van Boi beach, Ba Cat beach, you can relax there and leisure kayak around the Lan Ha bay. In the late afternoon, you go back on board to enjoy dinner and some activities like partying, fishing or just lazing.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Overnight: on boat

Day 9: Halong Bay – Hanoi | North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days

North East Tour Vietnam 9 DaysYou may wish to go early morning swimming or take even more photos.

After having breakfast, you could enjoy more kayaking and then visit Luon cave for swimming. Following that, you can visit Titop Island to enjoy the panoramic view of Halong Bay or just relax and swim at the beach.

You will never forget your experience in Ha Long bay and after heading back to the Harbour you will say goodbye to the cruiser.

You will arrive in Hanoi by about 4:00 pm. End of services of the North East Tour Vietnam 9 Day.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner


This itinerary is crafted and organized for the private group only. The cost depends on a number of participants and specific touring needs. Please feel free to contact us for the best possible price for your North East Tour Vietnam 9 Days.