Ba Be Lake must be an excellent reflection of natural and cultural beauty for the North of Vietnam. On this 3-day Ba Be Lake Tour, you will fully enjoy the best in Ba Be with a visit to Ethnic minority museum to gain a deeper insight into customs and culture of ethnic groups in Vietnam or the adventure to Ba Be National Park to explore the diverse biological system.

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Tour Route: Hanoi – Ba Be Lake – Hanoi
Duration: 3 Days
Date: No fixed departure dates. You may go whenever you wish.
Start/End: Hanoi/ Hanoi
Tour Type: Full board package/ Private tour
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Active level: Soft Adventure
Tour Categories: Ba Be Tours


Day 1: Hanoi – Ethnic minority museum – Ba Be Lake
Day 2: Cho Ra – Cao Thuong Market – Dau Dang Village – Homestay at Tay Ethnic minority village
Day 3: Boat trip on Ba Be Lake – Hanoi

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Day 1: Hanoi – Ba Be Lake (L, D)

Today we will be collected from your hotel at 8.00 am. Follow your friendly tour guide to Ethnic minority museum at the beginning of your Ba Be trip. Here you can gain overall information about over 50 ethnic groups in Vietnam and more understand about rich Vietnamese culture. Continue your trip by a visit to Ba Be National Park after having lunch in a local restaurant. Then, head to Ba Be National Park for our night at a local guest house at Cho Ra town.

ba be national park

Day 2: Ba Be Lake – Homestay (B, L, D)

Get ready for a great day of the first-hand experience of local life! You will take a boat trip with your guide in the Nang River first, drift through Puong Cave with its thousands of stalactites. Puong Cave is a large and interesting place in Ba Be National Park for us to explore.

puong cave ba be lake tour

After that, experience the real life of locals here as browse through endless alleys of shop filled with various agricultural products of Cao Thuong market. Take a visit to Cam village, home to Dzao ethnic group and enjoy the lunch here. After that, down to the lower village to spend a night in comfortable homestay accommodation.

ethnic minorities in ba be lake

Day 3: Ba Ba Lake – Hanoi (B, L)

After breakfast at the homestay, follow your guide to immerse in beautiful scenes while boating along Ba Be Lake before coming back to Hanoi. On the way back, zigzag through narrow and winding roads surrounded by lush green rice fields, mountains, enjoy lunch in Thai Nguyen province to see differences between Bac Kan’s cuisine and Thai Nguyen’s before finishing your great trip at around 5 pm at your hotel in Hanoi.

ba be lake tour 3 days

What’s Included?

  • English speaking tour guide (other languages up on request)
  • Private ground transportation with experienced driver
  • Standard home-stay and hotel
  • Vietnamese food meals indicated as itinerary (B= Breakfast, L = Lunch, D= Dinner)
  • Boat excursion
  • Water during the trip
  • Viet Vision Travel’ hat
  • Many photo opportunities

What’s Excluded?

  • Pre and after accommodation in Hanoi
  • Visa and visa fee (if any)
  • VAT tax
  • Personal expenses (drinks, tips…)
  • Others not mentioned in itinerary