Day 2: Cao Bang - Ban Gioc Waterfall - Ba Be Lake (B, L, D)
After breakfast, you will set off to the district of Trung Khanh
, close to Vietnam’s northern border with China. Here you will be introduced to the Nung people in the village of Phuoc Sen
, a small village famous for the production of farming tools. Like the Tays, the Nungs largely live by farming the terraced rice paddies
that you will see all around as you journey to Ban Gioc Waterfall
, the breathtakingly majestic falls that demarcate the border between Vietnam and China. There will be time enjoy the view and soak up the sublime atmosphere of Vietnam’s most beautiful waterfall before making your way to the Nguom Ngao “Tiger Cave”
known for its wonderful limestone formations. You will then make your way to return Cao Bang town and going down on snake pass to Ba Be Lake,
tonight you will stay overnight on traditional house of Tay ethnic family.
At the homestay, you can relax and unwind from the day and enjoy a meal of home cooked local food.