3 Days
Hanoi, Yen Bai, Nghia Lo, Tu Le, Mu Cang Chai

Trekking Mu Cang Chai Tour 3 Days

This Trekking Mu Cang Chai Tour  gives you a best chance to discover the unspoiled beauties as well as friendly locals in mountainous provinces: Mu Cang Chai – where the charming essence of these lands remains unchanged. Explore these lands by hiking around unparalleled routes, meeting people of several ethnic minorities and visiting villages and typical markets.
Mu Cang Chai is located about 350km from Hanoi so we will spend most of the first day and the last day on the vehicle but the condition of the road is quite good and you can have stop as often as you want for taking photographs and coffee breaks or a short walk at nice places to stretch out. The trek on Day 2 is actually quite flexible for you to discuss with our expert tour guide based on the condition of your fitness and weather on the day to get the most suitable trek such as long one or short one or with vehicle support between the spots. The homestay and local hotel are rather basic but we will do our best to provide the most comfort for your stays.

Enjoy Scenic driving journey
Admire the beauty of the rice terraced paddy fields
Enjoy the local food
Experience a homestay night on a traditional stilt house of ethnic minority
Learn the interesting cultures of different ethnic groups such as Thai and H’mong
Trek along a back roads up and down the mountains to enjoy the breath-taking landscape.


  • 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.

Additional information


Day 1:  Hanoi – Yen Bai city – Nghia Lo ( L, D)

7 am: Our guide will pick-up you at hotel. Start journey to Nghia Lo, Yen Bai.

Enjoy stunning landscapes along the way.

Enjoy stunning views of countryside and nature, visit local villages, experience daily life of hill tribe people

Upon arrive at Thai village in Nghia Lo, enjoy the traditional dishes, life & culture of Thai people.

Day 2: Nghia Lo – Tu Le – Mu Cang Chai – trekking around villages (B, L, D)

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 many fog in the cold days).  The ride is on some of the most scenic roads which offer a lot of stops for picturing. We’ll cross Tu Le and Mu Cang Chai, the two remote lands of Yen Bai province where the black H’mong, Dzao and Thai people can make wonderful rice terrace on the mountains

Enjoy trekking tours around La Pan Tan commune, visit Trong Tong village, explore the life & musical of Mong people.

Leave Trong Tong, continue trekking from La Pan Tan village to enjoy Mam Xoi rice terrace of H’mong people in Mu Cang Chai. Picnic lunch is served along trekking path. Visit some school and touch with children. Beside the rice terrace, you will have a chance to explore the culture & local life of Mong people, such as music traditional, agriculture tools…

Note: 3- hour drive & 3-4 hour light trek

Sleeping at Homestay at Mu Cang Chai

Day 3: Mu Cang Chai – Hanoi

After our breakfast, there’s more time to look around and experience life in Mu Cang Chai. We comeback from Mu Cang Chai – Nghia Lo, visit the Old Tea in Suoi Giang to taste the hundred old Tea tree. After that, we continue back to Hanoi. Have lunch on the road.

Arrive Hanoi before 6p.m. Tour the end

P/s: The itinerary can change according your requirement

We can tailor make a tour that will best match your budget – the guide below serves as a reference point for you to decide how much to spend on this trip.

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All of the portion of the tour are private (unless otherwise stated): airport pick up, guided tour, etc. Price is based on 2 people travelling together so if you are a single person, the price may differ. We place a strong focus on both individualized experience and value for money – so please enjoy your tour booking process with us with peace of mind.

Tour Reviews

5.00 based on 1 review
June 19, 2019

Hong member guide is good. Her knowledge is huge. I had a great time traveling with her. She knows the best homestay and local restaurants.

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