If you want to see the Ban Gioc waterfall pour a lot of water and clear blue, combined with the experience of “hunting” ripe golden rice, then October is the ideal time for you to visit Cao Bang.
And if you are planning to do so, what are you waiting for without planning and implementing it right now? This article will suggest to you the necessary expenses for a trip to Cao Bang – which is known as the “green pearl” of the Northeast in 3 days and 2 nights so that you can prepare a decent plan. and then just pack your bags and go!
Cost guide for Cao Bang trip 3 days 2 nights
Cao Bang is as beautiful as a paradise on earth.(Photo: Vietravel)
To get a common point, in this article, we will temporarily focus on the departure point of the journey, which is Hanoi. For those of you in the Central or the South, it is recommended to extend 1-2 days because the travel distance is also longer.
1. Transportation cost: about 1 – 1.2 million VND/person.
Cao Bang is about 280 km from Hanoi. From Hanoi to Cao Bang city, there are bus companies such as Thanh Ly, Khanh Hoan, 42… at My Dinh, Giap Bat and Gia Lam bus stations.
– Ticket price per person is about 200,000 – 300,000 VND. Travel time is about 6-7 hours.
Once in the city, you can find motorbike rental locations. The rental price is about 200,000 VND a day, excluding gas. Remember to fill up the tank as soon as you get the car because there are not many gas stations on the road.
Each season, Cao Bang brings its own beauty, every season is beautiful.(Photo: Pham Huy Trung)
2. Cost of accommodation: about 400,000 – 1.5 million VND/person.
If you come to Cao Bang and choose Ban Gioc waterfall as the first destination for your journey, you can stay in Trung Khanh district or enter Cao Bang city about 80 km away for more options. Near Ban Gioc waterfall, there are a few popular homestays with prices only about 200,000 – 300,000 VND/night, such as: Yen Nhi homestay, Khuoi Ky Homestay, Lan’s Homestay Ban Gioc…
In addition, some homestay and hotel addresses in the city center have an average price of 300,000 VND/night.
If you have a lot of money, you can choose a 4-star resort in Cao Bang for about 750,000 VND / night.
Thus, depending on your choice, you may need to spend about 400,000 – 1.5 million VND for this 3-day 2-night journey to visit Cao Bang.
In Cao Bang, there are many lovely homestays with reasonable prices. (Photo: luhanhvietnam, halotravel)
3. Entrance fee: about 200,000 VND/person.
During your 3 days 2 nights trip, you can absolutely go to about 2-3 other attractions. You can refer to some suggested places and the entrance ticket prices of those points as follows:
– Pac Bo relic site: Tickets to Pac Bo relic site are 25,000 VND per person. If using an electric car, visitors pay an additional 20,000 VND per person.
– Ban Gioc Waterfall: 45,000 VND/person/time. Here will be some other services as follows:
+ Seating mat: 30,000 VND/piece.
+ Boat ride to the foot of the waterfall: 50,000 VND/person.
+ Hire a horse to take pictures: 20,000 VND / time without time limit
+ Parking: 10,000 VND/car
+ Renting clothes: Renting ethnic clothes at the waterfall is 50,000 VND/person.
In addition, there are a number of other places to visit with free admission such as: Lenin Stream; Buddhist Temple Truc Lam Ban Gioc; Phuc Sen Blacksmithing Village; Pine Hill Thien Son Thinh An Gia;…
Cao Bang not only has tourist attractions “familiar with names” such as Ban Gioc waterfall, Pac Bo relic site, … but also has many super hot coordinates that are hunted by young people. (Photo: alongwalker, we25, dulichchat)
4. Food costs: about 900,000 VND/person.
Breakfast in Cao Bang, you have many options such as pho with roasted meat, five-color sticky rice, Banh Cuon, … with the price of about 25,000 VND.
For lunch and dinner, you can order a meal at the homestay or prepare a BBQ meal. On average, each meal will cost about 100,000 VND and the barbecue will cost about 200,000 VND/person.
Thus, you will need to spend about 700,000 – 900,000 VND/person for a 3 day 2 night tour to Cao Bang.
Cao Bang has many delicious specialties for you to enjoy such as: roasted duck, roasted pork noodle soup, fried young bees with bamboo shoots, humiliation, chicken or pork leg stewed with chestnuts, five-color sticky rice… In addition, Banh Cuon is also a delicious dish. Food you can easily find all over the city, the price is about 25,000 VND. Accordingly, you may need to spend about 30,000 VND for a breakfast here.
Not only beautiful scenery, Cao Bang also has many delicious dishes. (Photo: Pasgo, khomtrangtre, era, luhanhvietnam)
5. Other expenses: about 500,000 VND/person
To Cao Bang, if you rent a motorbike, you will need to fill up with gas to start your journey. In addition to this cost, you will probably want to buy Cao Bang gifts for relatives, family and friends. If so, you can refer to the prices of some specialties below!
– Chongqing chestnuts: The common market price is from 50,000-60,000 VND/kg for raw and knurled chestnuts is 65,000-70,000 VND/kg. And hot roasted seeds are 80,000-100,000 VND/kg.
– Smoked meat: Ranging from 400,000 to 750,000 VND / 1 kg.
– Black sticky rice filling: About 125,000 VND/kg.
– Donated vegetables: About 30,000 VND/kg.
– Jiaogulan tea: About 120,000 – 180,000 VND/box…
Thus, calculating the average total expenses for the trip to Cao Bang in 3 days and 2 nights, you will need to prepare a minimum of about 120$/person.
Wishing you a very happy journey!
Keyword: Go now lest you miss the waterfall season and experience the ‘hunting’ of golden rice in Cao Bang at a cost of less than 150$