Overview: Explore Genuine Ba Vi Countryside Villages Full Day Tours
Located to the west of the bustling city of Hanoi, Ba Vi is a serene and picturesque mountainous region. The breathtaking natural vistas and warm hospitality of the locals offer an authentic experience. Leave behind the city’s hustle and bustle and indulge in a tranquil excursion surrounded by nature.
Duration: Full day (approximately 9 hours)
Location: Moc village, Ba Vi district, Hanoi (68km west of central Hanoi, approximately 1.5 hours by car)
Minimum 2 people. Book at least 3 days inadvance
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Tour price in USD per person
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Highlights: Explore Genuine Ba Vi Countryside Villages Full Day Tours
Harvesting tea leaves on a traditional, 30-year-old tea plantation
Cooking class with a friendly local host
Visiting local workshops in the village
Cycling through rice fields and villages
Traditional Foot Soak with herbs following the traditional recipes of Muong ethnic minority
Tour Schedule: Explore Genuine Ba Vi Countryside Villages Full Day Tours
08:00 – Your private guide and car will pick you up at your hotel/residence in Hanoi.
09:30 – Upon arrival in Ri village, you will be welcomed with a drink at your host’s house. Meet Duoc, a Vietnam War veteran and tea-farm owner, who will share historical stories from his own experience.
10:00 – Follow Duoc to his vast tea farm and learn how to harvest tea leaves. Enjoy the stunning scenery of the village while helping Duoc pick the best tea leaves to make the most wonderful beverage of Vietnam – traditional tea. You will then be shown the process of producing tea at his small workshop, which is mostly done manually.
At 11:15, take a short ten-minute drive to Moc village where you will visit another host family. Here, you will have an enjoyable cooking class with Chin, who will teach you how to prepare some delicious Vietnamese dishes. After cooking, sit down to a tasty lunch made with the food you helped prepare.
At 1:30 pm, take a leisurely stroll around the village and visit some local families to gain insight into the rural lifestyle. You will also have the opportunity to learn how tofu, conical hats, and other local products are made.
At 2:45 pm, hop on a bicycle and embark on a scenic ride through the beautiful paddy fields. As you cycle, you will have a chance to interact with local farmers.
At 3:30 pm, complete your countryside tour by indulging in a traditional foot bath using warm water infused with herbs, based on the recipes of the Muong ethnic minority. This will help relax your tired feet after the cycling tour.
At 4:00 pm, return to your hotel or residence in Hanoi.
The package includes:
- A knowledgeable guide who is familiar with the local area
- An English-speaking guide to assist with communication
- Transportation from your central Hanoi hotel to your destination and back
- A refreshing welcome drink and delicious local fruit
- All planned activities during the tour
- Admission fees for all included attractions
- A satisfying Vietnamese lunch and a bottle of water per person
Policy for Children:
- Children who are under 2 years old can participate for free.
- Children who are between 2 to under 5 years old will be charged 50% of the adult price.
- Children who are between 5 to under 12 years old will be charged 75% of the adult price.
- Children who are 12 years old and above will be counted as adults.
- A total of 45 minutes of cycling.
- Rural trails with normal to easy difficulty level.
- Transportation provided by a private car.
- Items to bring for the activity include sunglasses, comfortable and casual clothes, a camera, and sun protection or sunscreen.