Take in the stunning Tonkinese Alps with light treks around the mountain town of Sapa.
Stay overnight in the world's third largest known cave, Hang En in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.
Drive through Mu Cang Chai, one of the most beautiful road journeys in Asia.
Visit the Rhododendron Falls in Bach Ma National Park.
Spend time in the UNESCO protected towns of Hue and Hoi An.
- Lao Cai
- Sapa and the Tonkinese Alps
- Mu Cang Chai
- Nghia Lo
- Dong Hoi
- Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park
- Dong Hoi
- Hoi An
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Day 1 Hanoi
Day 2 Hanoi
Day 3 Hanoi
Day 4 Sapa and the Tonkinese Alps
Day 5 Sapa and the Tonkinese Alps
Day 6 Nghia Lo
Today you depart Sapa and drive south along one of the most scenic stretches of road in Asia to Mu Cang Chai. There will be ample opportunity to stop off en route before arriving at your simple homestay in Nghia Lo.
Day 7 Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park
This morning you depart Nghia Lo and journey on to Hanoi and the airport for your flight south to Dong Hoi. On arrival you will be met and transferred to the edge of the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park and your accommodation.
Day 8 Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park
Today you start the six hour trek to Hang En, also known as Swallow Cave. The journey takes you through rural villages, rivers, and jungle to the end point and Hang En, the world's third largest known cave. Afternoon exploring the cave network you stay overnight in a tent.
Day 9 Dong Hoi
Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park , Dong Hoi
This morning you will visit the Exit Cave before breakfast, then continue to explore the caves. You depart camp in the morning on the trek back to the main road. This afternoon you return to the coast for your accommodation where you can freshen up.
Day 10 Hue
Day 11 Hue
Day 12 Hoi An
Day 13 Hoi An
Day 14 Hoi An
Day 15 Saigon
Day 16 Return home
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