Your journey will start the French-colonial city of Hanoi, located on
the banks of the Red River and home to a special combination of faded
classical buildings and ancient pagodas. Here you will spend your first five days.
A vibrant place to
explore markets, food stalls and museums before heading out to verdant
landscapes, traditional villages, and the iconic Ha Long Bay.
Upon landing in Hanoi at Noi Bai International Airport, you will be met and transferred to your lovely friendly family run guest house in the city centre which will be your main base. From here you head off to explore the old town, sample some local delicacies and navigate the tuk tuks.
For the second five days you will travel North to discover the small ethnic minority villages, set amongst stunning emerald-green rice paddy fields, that are cocooned by beautiful mountain landscapes.Here you will stay in stilted homestay homes for a full cultural interaction, explore the area by bike and immerse yourself in the community contributing to the following projects: