Travel Itinerary to Mù Cang Chải for 3 days by Van Limousine, providing an exciting and convenient experience for travelers.
With our Limousine service, you will be picked up directly from Hanoi and enjoy a comfortable and luxurious journey.
This is the 3-day itinerary to Mu Cang Chai by Limousine.
Day 01: Hanoi - Tram Tau - Nghia Lo
Morning: The Limousine will pick you up at the designated location in Hanoi, and we will depart towards Nghia Lo, Yen Bai via Highway 32 in the direction of Son Tay. You will have breakfast on the way.
Noon: Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant.
Afternoon: Depart from Nghia Lo to visit and bathe in the hot mineral springs of Tram Tau, located about 2km from the center of Tram Tau town, Yen Bai. Afterward, return to Nghia Lo for check-in and rest.
Evening: You will have free time to explore and stroll around Nghia Lo town.
Day 02: Nghia Lo - Mù Cang Chải - Nghia Lo
Morning: After having breakfast at the hotel, the Limousine will take you to conquer Khau Pha Pass - one of the four great mountain passes in the Northwest region - to reach Mù Cang Chải. At the pass, you will have the opportunity to admire the Lim Mong Valley, terraced fields, and the beautiful scenery of mist blending with the rice fields.
Noon: Enjoy lunch at a restaurant.
Afternoon: You will visit the terraced fields of Che Cu Nha, a place that represents the distinctive way of life of the H'Mong people. Afterward, return to Nghia Lo.
Evening: Free time to explore and relax in Nghia Lo.
Day 03: Nghia Lo - Suoi Giang - Hanoi
Morning: Wake up early to admire the sunrise, then have breakfast and enjoy the fresh air of the Northeastern highlands. You can also join the local market in Nghia Lo town to experience the local market atmosphere.
Noon: After participating in the market, the group will depart to visit Suoi Giang Ecological Area, located near the Fansipan mountain range. It is a wonderful destination to enjoy nature and explore the local culture.
After visiting Suoi Giang, on the way back to Nghia Lo, you will pass through Muong Lo Valley, where the fragrance of ripening rice fills the air.
Noon: Stop for lunch at a restaurant.
Afternoon: Get on the Limousine to return to Hanoi.
Along the way, you will have the opportunity to admire the beautiful scenery of rice fields, villages nestled among trees, and winding red dirt roads on the mountains. You can also make stops to buy local souvenirs.
Upon arrival in Hanoi, the Limousine will take you back to the initial meeting point, and the trip will conclude here.
Distance from Hanoi to Mu Cang Chai
The distance from Hanoi to Mù Cang Chải, Yen Bai is 276.1 km. To travel from Hanoi to Mù Cang Chải, you can choose the following means of transportation:
Limousine: The route passes through National Highway 32, with an estimated travel time of 6 hours and 26 minutes.
The best time to go to Mu Cang Chai
The period from mid-September to mid-October is the harvest season for ripe rice in Mù Cang Chải. During this time, the entire Mù Cang Chải area transforms into a vibrant yellow hue as the rice fields reach maturity.
The weather during this season is usually pleasant, providing favorable conditions for visiting the area.
Typically, the best time to visit Mù Cang Chải is from around September 15th to October 10th each year. Before this period, the rice fields will still have a fresh green color, and after this time, most of the rice will have been harvested.
If you want to enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the ripening rice fields in Mù Cang Chải, plan your visit during the mentioned timeframe to experience an amazing autumn season.
Here are some recommended attractions in Mù Cang Chải:
Khau Phạ Pass: It is a famous mountain pass with sprawling terraced rice fields. This is an attractive destination to admire the natural beauty and stunning scenery of the terraced fields.
Lìm Mông: It is a popular destination for adventure-loving travelers and paragliding enthusiasts. You can engage in activities such as mountain climbing, trekking through lush green meadows, or experience paragliding to enjoy a panoramic view of Mù Cang Chải from above.
Mơ Waterfall Mù Cang Chải: It is a beautiful waterfall located within the terraced rice fields. With its majestic scenery and cool flowing water, it is an ideal stop to relax and appreciate the beauty of nature.
Chế Cu Nha: It is a picturesque village nestled amidst the terraced fields. Visitors can explore the village, learn about the local culture, and admire the beautiful landscape of the rice fields from the observation points here.
Mù Cang Chải Terraced Fields: This area features lush green rice fields stretching along the hillside. It is considered one of the top scenic spots in Mù Cang Chải. Visitors can engage in activities such as photography, walking through the fields, and enjoying the grandeur of the rice paddies.
La Pán Tẩn Hill: It is a famous viewpoint with beautiful scenery and extensive rice fields. Visitors can climb to the top of the hill to enjoy a panoramic view of Mù Cang Chải and participate in photography activities.
Tú Lệ: It is a stunning village located amidst the terraced fields and mountains. Visitors can immerse themselves in the unique culture and traditions of the local people in Tú Lệ, explore the unique architecture of traditional houses, and engage in community interaction activities.
Ba Nhà Bridge: It is a famous bridge located over the Nậm Kim stream. The bridge has a unique architecture and serves as an ideal destination for creating memorable moments and capturing photos during the Mù Cang Chải visit.
These attractions are highly rated based on visitor visits and local information. They offer wonderful experiences of the natural beauty, culture, and unique architecture of the Mù Cang Chải region. When visiting, you can enjoy the stunning beauty of the terraced fields, explore the unique lives and culture of the local people, and relax in the magnificent natural surroundings.
Here are some notable hotels in Mù Cang Chải according to Agoda's ratings:
Ngoc Thuy Homestay: This homestay is child-friendly and rated 4.6/5. Room rates are around 1,800,000 VND. Ngoc Thuy Homestay offers a cozy atmosphere and convenient amenities.
Mu Cang Chai Big View Homestay: With a rating of 4.8/5, this homestay has room rates around 449,000 VND. Guests can enjoy beautiful scenery and a comfortable space here.
Mucangchai Ecolodge: Rated 4.1/5, Mucangchai Ecolodge has room rates around 600,000 VND. It is an eco-friendly homestay with a close connection to nature.
Hoa Son Tra Homestay: This homestay has room rates around 250,000 VND and a rating of 4.3/5. It offers comfort and tranquility to guests.
Dong Suoi H'mong Homestay: With a rating of 4.6/5, this homestay has room rates around 350,000 VND. Guests can experience a traditional homestay setting and explore the beautiful land of Mù Cang Chải.
A Su Homestay Mù Cang Chải: With a rating of 4.9/5, this homestay provides various amenities such as breakfast, free parking, Wi-Fi, a bar, and room service. Room rates are around 400,000 VND.
Lapantan Paradise: This homestay has room rates around 615,000 VND and offers a comfortable space with full amenities.
Le Champ Tú Lệ Resort Hot Spring & Spa: It is a luxurious resort located on a serene hill in Tú Lệ, Văn Chấn, Yên Bái. With 96 culturally inspired guest rooms, this resort creates an elegant and harmonious ambiance.
Le Champ Tú Lệ Resort Hot Spring & Spa is highly rated with 4.5 stars on Google and is a top hotel. It is an ideal place to relax and unwind after exploring Mù Cang Chải.
The resort offers a range of quality facilities and services, including hot spring baths and a spa. You can indulge in ultimate relaxation and immerse yourself in the peaceful environment of natural hot springs. The spa provides diverse health and beauty treatments and therapies to help you unwind both physically and mentally.
The best time to visit Mù Cang Chải is from mid-September to mid-October when the rice fields are ripe, and the entire area turns golden. During this time, you can enjoy the most beautiful scenery and experience the amazing autumn in Mù Cang Chải.