Ha Giang Loop Tour passes through thousands of conical limestone peaks and deep winding valleys to discover Ma Pi Leng, one of Vietnam’s four main mountain passes. Dinner parties, waterfalls, and local life at an authentic Du Gia homestay will also be a unique experience.
Ha Giang Loop Package Tour From Hanoi or Sapa
This track is designed for the adventurous who want to experience the biggest challenges Vietnam has to offer in a safe environment with our experienced and comfortable riders.
Tour duration: 3 nights – 3 days
Departure time: 20:00 every day
Roundtrip: Hanoi (or Sapa) – Ha Giang Ring Road – Hanoi
Transportation: Cars and motorbikes with local people are easy to go
Night 1: Hanoi – Ha Giang (sleeping bus)
20h: Everyone gathers at the Epic Tour Hanoi office. Leave your luggage here and enjoy free tea and coffee here all day. (05 Au Trieu, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi). 21:00: Get on the most comfortable sleeper bus to Ha Giang. Checked into our hotel in Ha Giang around 3 am and took a nap and breakfast before the tour started.
Day 1: Ha Giang – An Minh town – Dong Van
(Highlights of Ha Giang Loop: Heaven Gate-North Sum Pass-Visit Ma Pass-H’mong King Palace-)
8:30: Meet your easy-going guide and driver before starting our exciting adventure around Ha Giang. The road takes you to Bac Sum Pass and up to Heaven’s Gate, where you have a great view of Double Mountain and Tam Son town. Enjoy lunch at a local house in Nam Dam village. After a short break, drive to Dong Van via the picturesque Chin Khoanh Pass.
The entire Dong Van rock plateau is a major geological heritage of Vietnam. The landscape is made up of endless rice fields, thousands of limestone rocks, and breathtaking views. It also gives you the chance to experience life in a hill tribe village where locals work on the land. Visit the Mong King Palace, the residence of the Vuong Sa Phin family.
Arrive in Dong Van late afternoon and enjoy a local Vietnamese dinner with live music and karaoke after a long day admiring the breathtaking scenery. In the evening, free yourself before a new day of adventure.
(Travel: 195 km by motorbike – Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner – Overnight at hotel in Dong Van center)
Day 2: Dong Van Town – Ma Pi Leng Pass – Relaxing on the waterfall – Party at Cheers Du Gia Homestay
(Highlights of Ha Giang Route: Road to Happiness – Mailing Pass – Skywalk – Meo Vac Town – Waterfall – Authentic B&B)
After breakfast, the group leaves Dong Van town and enters the highlight of the journey, which is Mapilin Pass, famous for its cliffs and spectacular scenery, often dubbed the “King” of the highest pass in Vietnam. 2,000m altitude.
After experiencing the majestic scenery of the past, we will walk through the Skyway to get a closer look at the whole valley and the Nho Que River. Viewed from the top of the mountain, the Mapiling Pass is picturesque with 360° panoramic views. Climb to the top, majestic mountains and rivers are amazing.
We then continued to drive through the villages of Meo Vac, Mau Due, and Lung Ho where we had lunch. In the afternoon, we crossed the majestic mountains to arrive at Du Gia’s country house in the middle of green rice fields. Meet locals for dinner, drink “happy water” and get ready to party, sing karaoke, and dance. 1…2…3 Zooo Congratulations…so much fun :)))
(Transportation: Motorbikes and people traveling at will 120 km – Meal: Breakfast, lunch, dinner – Sleep at Cheers Du Gia homestay)
Day 3: Lung Tam Village – Ha Giang – Ha Noi
(The highlight of Ha Giang Ring Road: Good morning nature – Walking around rice fields – Longtan village)
Good morning for a walk in the beautiful village on the last day of our journey. Visit Longtan – the village is inhabited by the Meo people with excellent textile products. Then we walked through Quanba Town to see Mount Nvtu. After passing through the Thien Mon Gate, we headed back through Bac Sum Pass, back to Ha Giang late afternoon, then took the Comfort Limousine bus at 4:30 pm back to Hanoi Old Quarter. Arrive at Cheers Hostel – Hanoi Old Quarter around 11:00 pm. Since there is no accommodation yet, you can book a private room at Cheers Hanoi for $28/night. See rooms here https://vietnamcheershostel.com/
(Travel: 120 km by motorbike, limousine to Hanoi – Eat: breakfast, lunch)
What’s in it for you?
- Moving the whole route: Hanoi ⇒ Ha Giang (sleeping bus) and Ha Giang ⇒ Hanoi (limousine)
- Hotel pick-up, helmet, and protective gear
- Good Motorcycle with Gasoline and Easy Rider (driver)
- experience guide
- All accommodation (1-night bus, 1 night Dong Van hotel, 1 night Du Gia Village homestay)
- Entrance fees and selected activities,
- Meals: 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinners
- Meet new friends on an epic journey
- Complimentary “happy perfume” and dinner party.
- Includes: Ha Giang immigration permit for foreigners US$10
*Some activities may be changed or canceled due to weather or force majeure, to provide guests with the most complete experience*
What is not included?
Drinks, travel insurance, and personal expenses.
When you choose this itinerary, you are supporting the locals: all the drivers are from Ha Giang, you live with local host families, eat their local dishes, etc. So, if sustainable travel is your thing, then this is the right choice!
You can book a truly epic tour online or by visiting our official booking office. Address: 05 Au Trieu, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi (near the church)
Passport, swimsuit, sunscreen, sunglasses, warm clothes, gloves and mask for the colder months (November to March), mosquito repellent, some cash, phone with internet sim card, camera, healthy eating, and good manners!
Travel insurance is not included. Passengers are advised to purchase their travel insurance in the event of illness, injury, loss/damage to personal effects, and being unable to travel on the confirmed departure date.
What you need to bring for 3 days
Due to limited space in the vehicle and the nature of the accommodation, we ask that you limit the weight of your backpack or travel bag to 10kg.
- If you are staying elsewhere, we will pick you up at 7:30 pm
- If you’re staying at Vietnam Cheers Hostels, come downstairs at 7:45 pm and get ready.
From Sapa to Ha Giang: If you are in Sapa, please contact us to arrange a meet-up point.
You will enjoy Vietnamese dishes cooked by our local chef during the tour. If you are vegetarian and have food allergies, we can accommodate your needs. If you have very special dietary needs, please discuss this when booking.
Our tour is active so a reasonable level of fitness is required. If you have any doubts about your suitability to travel with us, please ask our travel department before booking
Our priority for local easy riders is to give adventurers the most complete and beautiful memories of the Ha Giang Loop. In a friendly and safe environment, you can enjoy those breathtaking moments and share your stories with a very trusted partner. Of course, you can always use them. If you are satisfied, please support them by tipping them (recommended $5/day) after the trip. It’s a long way toward bringing home bacon and inspiring them to continue this journey, inspiring the next visitors.
Thank you for spending all your time with us Ha Giang Loop Trip. We would appreciate it if you could leave us constructive and positive suggestions. This greatly helps us in pursuing sustainable tourism and creating jobs for local people.