The period of 4 days and 4 nights is enough for visitors to feel the majestic, wild beauty as well as the cultural beauties of Ha Giang land.
Referring to Ha Giang, visitors have many memorable experiences. They can admire the natural beauty of the mountains, and the winding and winding roads are picturesque. Visitors know the rustic features of the ethnic minority people and the innocent and innocent highland children creating a cozy and close feeling like their own homeland.
Colorful flower season in Ha Giang.
“I understand more about the customs, habits and lifestyle of the ethnic minorities as well as have the opportunity to enjoy delicious specialties here. The feeling of riding a motorbike in the space between the two sides. It’s also great to see the masterpieces of nature on the rocky side of the abyss,” Hoang Quyen shared with Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Magazine after a recent trip to Ha Giang with her lover.
The 21-year-old girl said that she had intended to go to Ha Giang for a long time, being from the Central region, she always aspired to go to all the provinces and cities in the northern mountainous region. In particular, she likes the majestic and wild beauty of Ha Giang.
“I have a hobby of climbing. I often go mountain climbing, almost every month, I climb an arc. I set a goal to try to conquer all 15 peaks in the North”, Quyen revealed.
Day 1: Ha Giang city – Quan Ba - Yen Minh
From My Dinh bus station (Hanoi), Hoang Quyen and her boyfriend moved to Ha Giang city on a limousine with a bed in Bang Phan car. By evening, they were in Ha Giang.
In the morning, after eating beef noodle soup, they go to milestone 0 to check-in. Finished, the tourists move to Quan Ba heaven gate, 50 km away. On the way, Quyen checked-in the buckwheat flower garden. She traveled around Ha Giang and found this flower garden the most beautiful, blooming and full of flowers.
From Quan Ba, everyone moved to the lonely tree. At noon, they temporarily eat potatoes and eggs sold by Hmong girls under a lonely tree. Quyen and her lover continued to get on the car to move to Yen Minh, which took 2.5 hours. They stopped at the rice shop at the beginning of Yen Minh to have lunch with delicious and rustic dishes.
After a short lunch break, everyone went to Tham Ma slope to check-in and give lucky money and give sweets to highland children and elderly people. Standing at this famous slope, looking down, this road is very beautiful.
Ha Giang people are close, sincere and rustic…
It started to get dark, people started moving to the homestay, which took about 30 minutes. At this time, the tourists are a bit worried because the gas is about to run out, the way to the homestay is very dark and there is no place to sell gasoline. Around 6pm, everyone also arrived at Lao Xa Homestay Hmong ancient house, Lao Xa village, Sung La commune, Dong Van district.
Homestay here is completely separate from the outside area. The entrance is very scenic. The dormitory area is separated by curtains. There was a dinner service here, at that time there were a lot of tourists, so Quyen was able to have dinner with everyone and family. The vegetables, pork and eggs are cooked by Mi Hong and her husband very well.
“Mi Hong’s family is very friendly, enthusiastic and hospitable just like staying in a house. At this time, the outdoor temperature is very low, I feel cold. After eating, everyone sat around the fire. cozy, with Mi Hong’s instrument performing ethnic musical instruments, sipping a cup of specialty wine,” Quyen said.
Day 2: The story of Pao’s house – King Meo’s mansion
They ate breakfast with banana and corn cake with mint honey prepared by Mi Hong’s wife. Quyen asked her to make a warm cup of honey ginger tea to sip early in the morning. People wander around the Lao Xa village to admire the scenery, breathe in the fresh air and take pictures of various miscellaneous things. There is a peaceful and chill scene here, almost all the walls of the house have very strange and unique ancient stones.
Along the way out of Lao Xa area, there is a road overlooking the cliffs and the traffic is quite interesting, so they stopped to check-in, then moved to Pao’s house. They stop for lunch with many delicious dishes such as vegetables, stir-fried beef with celery and omelets. It was cold outside and hungry, so everyone ate very enthusiastically.
Visitors to the film set of Pao’s story bought tickets, took pictures with highland children and yellow canola flowers. There are dried persimmons here, so Quyen bought a bag to sip. Quyen continued to the Cat King Mansion. After buying entrance tickets, everyone went in to take pictures and tour the inside of the mansion. Here, wearing costumes for photography will be quite beautiful.
She moved to Nha Co Homestay, Dong Van town) Quyen went around the house and liked it very much. The house is made in the old style, the space is very comfortable, the seats are made of stone. Quyen found a place to have dinner near the homestay with steamed carp with turmeric.
Day 3: Dong Van – Nho Que River – Meo Vac
Waking up late at the homestay, the two of you hurriedly ate a packet of instant noodles and packed up your luggage to go to Ma Pi Leng pass and the snout of the rock of Death.
“Around 11am, we arrived at the foot of Ma Pi Leng pass. There is a small road here, so we don’t let tourists’ motorbikes go in, so we park our cars to walk 1.5 km below the pass to the rocky snout. I have many pictures. Super nice photos on the way to this rocky snout because it is a famous “virtual living” spot in Ha Giang”, Quyen said.
This 3rd day of Ha Giang tourism, it is very sunny and beautiful. Looking from the road up to the rocky snout, you can see the curved Ma Pi Leng road, majestic mountains. To the rocky snout, she climbed up the mountain to the snout to take pictures.
“This area is very dangerous, if anyone is afraid of heights, I advise not to go out because it will be overwhelming. I sit in front of the rocky snout looking far away, taking pictures and enjoying the beautiful scenery …”, Quyen shared.
The beauty of Ha Giang is present everywhere.
After taking photos at the rocky snout, they walked for a while and then were carried by the Mong children to the street to get a car. Late at noon, everyone eats baked sweet potatoes and buckwheat cakes of the roadside ladies. Quyen sat down to rest for a while and continued to Panorama cafe. On the Ma Pi Leng pass, this restaurant is nestled on the side of the magnificent mountain, which is quite a famous check-in point for tourists when coming to Ha Giang.
They continued to Nho Que River and rented boats to float on the river. The water of this famous river is very clear. When it started to get dark, Quyen started going to Meo Vac and then stayed at Tien Tai Hotel. At that time, the stomach was hungry, so they went to the hotel to have dinner. The owner here cooks very well, the two of you have used up all the food and rice.
Day 4: Meo Vac returns to Ha Giang city
Having breakfast with vermicelli with poached eggs, the two of you started going back to Ha Giang city. They moved towards Yen Minh pine forest towards the lonely pine tree. Along the way, they buy a lot of candy to distribute to children in the highlands. Arriving in Yen Minh, they had lunch at Yen Minh’s street stall. After that, the tourists continue to Ha Giang city. They returned the car, took a bath, ate rice paper and took the Bang Phan bus back to Hanoi.
Challenge yourself with lots of new things.
Nice photo angle.
The water of Nho Que river is clear and blue.
Satisfy your passion for backpacking, nature and mountains.
The weather at the end of the year is quite cold and sunny, which is very suitable for visiting Ha Giang.
Quyen is in Ha Giang with her lover.
Capture the beautiful moments of everyday life.
Enjoy every moment, and immerse yourself in mother nature.
- The first night in Giang Son travel.
Homestays when starting out of Ha Giang City:
Day 1: Old house Lao Xa homestay Hmong (Lao Xa village, Dong Van, Ha Giang), in a common room.
- Night on day 2: Old house Homestay 1925 (Dong Van town), in a private room.
- Night on day 3: Tien Tai Hotel (Hanh Phuc Street, Meo Vac, Ha Giang), in a private room.
Motorbike rental: Giang Son travel has a car rental for 180,000 VND/day. According to Quyen, the car is strong, smooth, undamaged, and the helmet is beautiful. Free raincoats and gloves are available here. Enthusiastic staff. Everyone should pay attention to the car’s gas so that they don’t run out of gas in the middle of the trip. Ha Giang road is very winding, so you should go carefully.
- Round trip sleeper bus Hanoi – Ha Giang: 1,100,000 VND/2 people.
- Meals: 2,100,000 VND/2 people – 4 days.
- Motorbike rental 180,000 VND/day: 720,000 VND/4 days.
- Petrol for motorbikes: 320,000 VND / 4 days.
- Fee for buying tickets and washing clothes: 475,000 VND.
- Homestay: 900,000 VND/2 people – 4 nights.