Ba Vi Eco Tour - in Hanoi - LikeALocal Guide

Ba Vi Eco Tour

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68 USD

Ba Vi is a rural, mountainous area west of the bustling city of Hanoi. The stunning natural scenery combined with friendly locals makes Ba Vi a truly authentic experience. Escape the noise and crowds of the city, and allow yourself to explore natural Vietnam.

Duration: 9 hours
    Available in
  • English

Highlights

  • Harvesting tea leaves on a traditional, 30-year-old Tea Plantation
  • Cooking with a friendly local host
  • Visiting local workshops in the village
  • Cycling across the rice field and villages
  • Traditional Foot Soak with herbs following the traditional recipes of Muong ethnic minority

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Description

08:00 – Private guide and car pick you up at your hotel.

09:30 – Arrive at Ri village where you will start the trip at your host’s house with a welcome drink and snacks. Meet Mr Duoc – a Vietnam War veteran and tea-farm owner who will tell you interesting stories of his life.

10:00 – Follow Duoc to his tea farm and learn how to harvest tea leaves and produce the tea at his workshop. This is a green and peaceful place where you will enjoy the beautiful scenery of the village.

11:15 – Have a short drive to Moc village where you meet your next host Mrs Chin and learn with her how to cook Vietnamese dishes. Then enjoy lunch with the food you cooked.

13:45 – Stroll around the village and visit some local families to understand the rural lifestyle and learn how tofu, conical hat and other local products are made.

15:15 – Enjoy a cycling trip through beautiful paddy fields and interact with local farmers. Visit Mr Chinh’s family at the end of the ride and join them to do farm works. Later enjoy the feet soak in warm water with herbs made by the traditional recipes of the Muong ethnic minority.

17:00 – Drive back to your hotel/residence in Hanoi.

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What’s included & not included

  • Local guide
  • English speaking guide
  • Hotel pickup & drop off from/to center of Hanoi city
  • Welcome drink and local fruits, lunch
  • All activities mentioned in the itinerary
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
  • Insurance
  • Other services not mentioned in the itinerary

Meeting point

guest's hotel

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68 USD
  • Full refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour
  • No booking fees
  • Pay by credit card or PayPal

Tour operated by: Realistic Asia