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Ban Gioc waterfall is deserved to be one of the recommended tours in Vietnam. Visting Ban Gioc, you will have a chance to visit one of Vietnam’s most impressive natural sightseeing.
Ban Gioc Waterfall or Thac Ban Gioc located in Cao Bang province, 350km from Hanoi one of 4 biggest waterfalls located on a frontier after Iguazu, Victoria, and Niagara. The area is home to many ethnic minority communities, such as the Nung, Dzao and H’ mong ethnic groups. Ban Gioc Waterfall is located on the Quay Son river and features a width of 300m. Ban Gioc Waterfall formed the basis for the border between Vietnam and China on the river.
When visiting Ban Gioc waterfall, you can also visit Hagiang or Ba Be for just 5 days. Besides, you can take a trip to some nearby beautiful places such as Nguom Ngao Cave, Ho Chi Minh Trail Museum.
Bus to Ban Gioc- Cao Bang is not really difficult. You can take a bus from My Dinh station to Cao Bang. Then after arriving Cao Bang, you should take another bus to Ban Gioc ( grab motorbike – “xe ôm” is another choice)
It takes about 280 km from Hanoi to Cao Bang. And from Cao bang to Ban Gioc waterfall, 80km is estimated. You should take a bus from Hanoi at 7 pm- 9 pm. The bus from My Dinh station – Hanoi to Cao Bang will stop 1 time at midnight. You can buy a snack or fast food at that time.
The estimated arrival time is 7 am on the next day.
– The fee for the round trip from Hanoi to Cao Bang: 400.000 vnđ/ round trip ( estimated about 14 USD)
– The fee for bus/ motorbike from Cao bang to Ban Gioc waterfall: 140.000 vnđ/ round trip (estimated about 6 USD)
– Boat trip in Ban Gioc: 46.000 vnđ/ pax ( estimated about 2 USD)
– Entrance fee: 25.000 vnđ (estimated about 1 USD)
Besides, the entry permission certificated will be required if you go in a group. 150.00 vnđ/ group ( estimated about 6.3 USD) is the rate for it ( if I don’t remember wrong :))
The climate in Ban Gioc Cao Bang waterfall is divided into 2 distinct seasons: rainy season and dry season. The rainy season starts from June to September. This is also the time when the waterfall pouring water, pouring white foam, is suitable for trips to Ban Gioc waterfall, especially in August – September.
If you worry about how to get there smoothly, please don’t hesitate to contact us. You will never regret your decision.
Refer to this link to get more information about the Ban Gioc waterfall tour.
Have a nice trip 🙂