Contact us for expert travel service in Vietnam
CALL US: +(84)838998568

Live Support

Kayaking & Trekking Ba Be National Park 4 days

Northern Vietnam kayaking & Trekking tour: Hanoi – Babe National Park – Hanoi

Ba Be Lake is Ba Be National Park Center with likely special configuration contracted in the middle and swollen out on the two ends, surrounded by cliffs with very original and attractive forms and shapes. Through influenced by 3 rivers flows discharging their water into the Lake, lake water remain always blue giving the take both lake and river characteristics. The lake is an ideal place for kayaking and the surrounding area make it a good place for trekking and exploring culture of ethnic minorities who live in the national park.

This private Vietnam tours offer a day trek to the villages of Dzao and H’mong people and another full day kayaking to discover the beauty of the lake.

Day 1: Hanoi – Ba Be Lake – Pac Ngoi Village

Vietnam. Ba Be Lake is a famous Nature World Heritage Site which also called “Halong Bay on mountain”. We will have a stop for refreshment in Thai Nguyen. Quick visit to Thai Nguyen Museum of ethnology to learn about different ethnic minorities in northern Vietnam. Continue to Bac Can for lunch. After lunch, we continue to Ba Be. Upon arrival in NP, we take a short boat ride to Pac Ngoi Village. Tonight we will have dinner and overnight in local house.


  • Transfer Hanoi – Babe: 240Km northwest of Hanoi (6 hrs)
  • Boat cruise: 15 mins
  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: Homestay

Day 2: Trekking to surrounding villages

Breakfast at the homestay. We have a short motorbike ride to the starting point where we begin a day trek to villages of Dzao and H’mong ethnic minorities. Picnic lunch in Lom village. After lunch we walk to Nam Cuong market where we find a nice road along the lake shore. We walk back to Pac Ngoi. The rest of the day, if the weather permits we can swim in the emeraude water of the bay. Dinner and overnight at the homestay.


  • Trekking: 5 – 6 hrs
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: Homestay

Day 3: Paddling full day

After breakfast at the homestay, we have a motorbike transfer to Boc Lom Dock for a great paddling day. We first kayaking along Nang River and enter the lake through the huge Puong Cave. Picnic lunch in An Ma Island. After lunch we paddle to Dau Dang waterfall. Paddle back to Pac Ngoi for another night at the homestay.


  • Kayaking: 5 – 6 hrs
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: Homestay

Day 4: Pac Ngoi Village – Hanoi

After breakfast we take a short boat ride to the NP Dock where we get on van for the ride back to Hanoi. Lunch on the way. Back to Hanoi around 5pm. Trip completes.


  • Transfer Babe - Hanoi: 240Km (6 hrs)
  • Boat cruise: 15 mins
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Tour Cost 

Private Tours

Class/Group size

Price per pax (adult) in US Dollars

2 pax

3-4 pax

5-7 pax

8-10 pax

11-14 pax

Single Sup








  • 25% surcharges applies for Christmas, New Year and Tet Holidays 

Tour cost includes: 

  • AC car transfer
  • English or French speaking guide
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • Home stay permission
  • Inflatable kayak
  • Support boat
  • Water & Snacks
  • First-aid kit
  • Entrance fees & Sightseeing fees

Tour cost excludes: 

  • Travel insurance
  • Vietnam Visa
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses 

Note on client safety: 

  • We reserve the right to deviate from this itinerary for any reasons, including road and weather conditions, frequency of visits to a village, or for any other factor which may influence client safety.