The water flow season

Once a year, the minority groups living in the mountain regions of northern Vietnam start their rice growing time as the rain flood the cascading fields. Join us to capture one of the most spectacular beauty of northern Vietnam on our journey to Mu Cang Chai.

Trip highlights

- Travel in small group

- Ample opportunity to shoot

- See the water flooding the rice terraced

- Stay in ethnic homes

- Enjoy local cuisines & moonshine


Day 1

Drive from Hanoi. On the way we explore hidden valleys full of cascading fields. Capture the local coming out to work

Day 2.

Full day exploring Mu Cang Chai and the surrounding regions. We will be out from morning till dusk.

Day 3.

Morning in Mu Cang Chai & head back to Hanoi.


Tour departs daily during the rice growing season - from mid May to Mid June, depending on the weather. Please send an email to for details or should you wish to book this tour. 

Total cost


• Private vehicle
• Licensed photography tour guide
• Accommodation during the time of the tour
Meals as indicated (B=Breakfast; L=Lunch; D=Dinner)


• Personal expenses
• Insurance

• The trip may require an ability of walking 3-4 miles per day
• Accommodation is at local homestay (a house on stilt, with seperated & clean toilet & hot water