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Dong Van Karst Plateau Global Geopark in Ha Giang Province has many gigantic beautiful sceneries, special beautiful sites, diverse and endemic geological system, various groups of valuable and rare animals and vegetables, geological heritages at regional and international levels. This is really an attractive destination of scientists and tourists.
Besides the beautiful scenery, you also experience and explore the lives of ethnic minorities in the Plateau of Rock.

Day 1
Hanoi – Ha Giang – Yen Minh (380km)

Lunch, Dinner

5h00: You will be met up with team at gathering point in Hanoi (The Opera House) and depart to Ha Giang via Tuyen Quang province.

We arrive in Bac Quang town (Ha Giang province) to have lunch in restaurant. After lunch, we continue our drive towards Dong Van stone plateau that was recognized to be the World Heritage – the Geography Park.

We drop by Quan Ba town and take a walk up to the observatory to enjoy Twin Mountain (Fairy Bosom) sightseeing – the unique special formation made by nature.

Then we arrive in Yen Minh town around late afternoon after passing by the largest pine forest of Vietnam. Check in a local guesthouse/hotel.

20h00: Dinner will be provided at the restaurant.

Day 2
Minh – Dong Van Plateau of Rock – Lung Cu – Ma Pi Leng Pass

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

7h00: we continue our road trip to Dong Van plateau of rock. A stop will be made en route for visiting a authentic Hmong village in Lung Cam, and the residence of the Vuong family, still called “Palace of Hmong King” – the unique architecture’s still remained over 100 years within Plateau of Rock.
Then we will visit Lung Cu – the North Pole of Vietnam where you can see beautiful village landscape down there.
After having lunch and short rest there, we start enjoying the most beautiful distance of the trip. It is Ma Pi Leng pass connecting Dong Van and Meo Vac. Dong Van and Meo Vac - the highest frontier points of Vietnam Nation bordering with China, restricted area in the past but lately opening to welcome adventure visitors. Terrain of rugger rock mountains high and sharp, the local people had spent 6 years to construct 20km of road and especially the workers had to hang themselves to work on the rugger rock cliffs during 11 months and finally the road was completed and those workers named this thread road is The Road of Happiness.
We can enjoy the most spectacular landscape of Indochina - Ma Pi Leng Pass. Ma Pi Leng means kneed-horse pass - this means the pass is so high that all horses passing have to bend their knees to rest by being exhausted.

18h00: We will arrive in Dong Van old town, then we check into a homestay (a lovely H’Mong traditional house with tourist services) and have dinner.
After dinner, you will enjoy the night life there by walking peacefully on hung-lantern old street.


Day 3
Dong Van – Ha Giang – Hanoi

Breakfast, Dinner

After early breakfast, you may have time to see how ethnic minority in Ha Giang communicate and exchange in Dong Van market.
8h30: We start our road trip back to Ha Giang city.

After lunch at Ha Giang city, we continue our trip back to Hanoi.
20h30: We arrive back to Hanoi. End of tour.


Dong Van - The Plateau of Rock


  • Departure: Ha Noi
  • Destination: Dong Van
  • 3 Days
    2 Nights
    Call: 08 39 140 180 for support

    - Climate

    From July to September, the climate is usually humid and hot.
    From October to June brings cooler and more pleasant weather.

    - Meals:
    We choose local ingredients, typical of the way people eat in the area, at local restaurants, markets or homes. We also cater for Vegetarians but please request this at time of booking.

    - Accommodation:
    Home-stay: has clean and comfortable mattresses with hot shower and mosquito nets provided.

    - What to take:
    + Pack essentials, including light comfortable clothes suitable for outdoor activities, comfortable walking shoes.
    + We also recommend packing insect repellent, sun cream, raincoat and sun hat...
    + Take a small day pack for hiking and trekking.
    + It is essential to bring your passport on this trip.


    1.    Vehicle and driver is familiar with mountain trails.
    2.    Meal as mentioned: B = breakfast, L = Lunch, D = dinner (100.000VNĐ/pax).
    3.    Accommodation: Twin/Double shared room at the above mentioned hotel.
    4.    English speaking guide during trip.
    5.    Entrance fees and permission to indicated sights
    6.    Water 500ml/person/day.
    7.    No extra charge after confirmation
    8.    24/7 hotline support guaranteed


    1.    Visas and visa fees
    2.    Tips and gratuities
    3.    Personal expenses
    4.    Others services not mentionned above

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