This is great time say goodbye host family to drive back to Ha Noi center. End your tour at the hotel around 18:30
- Duration: 01 day
- Location: Ba Vi, Ha Noi
- Places :
- Prix: 110 USD per person
Bavi Eco Tour is one of a kind activity that you can escape all the noises and crowd of big city and allow yourself to live close to local people! Hands-on their agriculture with the local technique, you will understand a part of their lives and experience the countryside within one day trip!
- Harvesting tea leaves on the over-30-years-old tea farm
- Cooking with local host
- Visiting local workshops in the village
- Cycling across the rice field and villages
- Have your feet soaking with herbs following the traditional recipes of Muong ethnic minority
- Boating on the Da River
08:00 – Start your trip to Ri village in Ba Vi. After 1.5 hours’ driving, you will arrive your Mr Duoc’s house with a welcome drink.
10:00 – Then visiting the 30-year-old tea plantation in Ri Village. This is a green and peaceful place that to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the village. This Tea Plantation plays important for providing tea products for the whole north of Vietnam. You will have a chance to help the local family to harvest tea leaves, you will know how to pick the best part of the tea tree to make the most wonderful beverage as Vietnam traditional tea.
Mr. Duoc is a veteran in the Vietnam War and the owner of a large tea farm. He also is an expert on handling the raw tea leaves and he will introduce you how to make a good green tea before selling.
You will have a great time listening to the host’s stories and his life in Vietnam war, besides, enjoying great tea with green lentils or lotus seeds that made by his family.
11:15 – Driving about 10 minutes to visit another host family in Moc Village to give you a cooking class by Mrs. Chin – a host family. She will show you how to cook Vietnamese food, and you have a great time to enjoy lunch with food you have done.
13:45 – After lunch, you have time to walk (or bicycle) around the village to explore local culture and you will visit the local workshops. You will learn how to make tofu, unshell the rice and may see the workshop of local hammerer who is working there for 70 years and makes and fixes all the farming tools in the village.
15:00 – You have a cycling tour for 1 hour will through beautiful rice fields and villages. You can find out the daily life of local people and interact with them.
Mr. Chau is the next host, who will welcome you with fresh mint lemon juice, which all ingredients freshly picked from his own garden. Besides that, have your feet soaking in warm water with herbs following the traditional recipes of Muong ethnic minority. This will give your feet a relaxing time after cycling sessions around the village.
Your afternoon will end with a boat trip about 30 minutes down the Da River on which you can enjoy the breathtaking landscapes and explore the local life along the riverside.
Price: 110 USD per person
- Vietnamese lunch and a bottle of water/pax
- Boat trip
- Activities mentioned
- Local tour guide
- English Speaking tour guide
- Hotel pickup & drop off from/to center Hanoi city
- Personal expenses
- Other services not mentioned in the itinerary