The Central Highlands is the coffee mecca of Vietnam. With red clay dirt roads, the land may look rough yet very charming and gentle in deed.
Day 01: Buon Ma Thuot – Lak lake (L,D)
Guide and driver pick you up at airport (10km away from Buon Ma Thuot capital). Drive to Lak Lake (56km), on the way drop by coffee plantations and pepper gardens for rest under luxuriant trees and fresh air. Enjoy the Gong music dancing show and taste local rice wine "ruou can" and you will truly feel the flavor of Central Highlands. Dinner & overnight at Lak Resort.
Day 02: Lak lake – Buon Ma Thuot (B, L, D)
In the morning, travel like a local with elephant ride and dugout boat trip across the Lak Lake. We then walk around Jun and Le villages of M’Nông hilltribe. Drive to Draysap and you will experience the grandeur of the Central Highlands with its impressive waterfalls, Draysap and Dray Nur, and interesting legends. Drive back to Buon Ma Thuot for overnight.
Day 03: Buon Ma Thuot visit – Departure (B,L)
Drive up to a hill top to visit Bao Dai summer residence, a historical relic of the former Emperor Bao Dai. From here, you can enjoy panoramic view of lake, the town and fishing village. Countinue driving to explore Yang Lah village of the M’Nong hilltribe in Daklieng and Dalk Phoi streams where you can enjoy a dip in the fresh and cool water. We then visit a village of Ede hilltribe, the Ako Dhong village with 20 long houses on stilts, typical housing architecture in Central Highlands. Tour ends at Khai Doan pagoda which features a unique a combination of the Central Highland long house and Hue Royal palace in architecture. Take time to relax then transfer to the airport for departure.
Price and Included
Single supplement (30 USD)
- Accommodation based on twin/double sharing including breakfast
- Meals as mentioned in the program (B = Breakfast; L = Lunch; D = Dinner)
- Air-conditioned private vehicles for all transportations
- English speaking local guides during the tour.
- Elephant ride
- Entrance & sightseeing fees
- Government taxes & service charges
- Visa to Vietnam
- Personal travel insurance
- Bank fees for payment
- Tips and personal expenses such as: laundry, telephone, drinks…