Bac Kan

Bac Kan is a comprehensive travel guide about private car hire, car rental with driver, easy bus station pickup, transfers, transport from/to Bac Kan, Vietnam. Rent a car with driver and make the most of your trip to Bac Kan province.

Bac Kan is a mountainous province in the northeast region of Vietnam, sharing its border with Cao Bang Province to the north, Tuyen Quang Province to the west, Lang Son Province to the south-east, and Thai Nguyen Province to the south. The topography is mainly midland, mountainous. The province has a complex network of rivers and springs.

Bac Can province is subdivided into 1 town and 7 districts including Bac Kan town, Ba Be, Bach Thong, Cho Don, Cho Moi, Na Ri, Ngan Son, Pac Nam district.

Bac Kan map

Bac Kan what to see

Bac Kan has natural of mineral and forest, especially primitive forests with rich of flora and faune. Aside that, natural gives the province many interesting sights such as Ba Be National Park, Dau Dang Waterfall, Ba Be Lake, Puong Cave. Bac Kan used to be a cradle of Vietnam revolution so it has many revolutionary relics as ATK in there.

Bac Kan is famous for Ba Be Lake Spring Festival with many rituals and activities as boat racing, wrestling, dancing, nem con (con throwing). The festival attracts a lot of people around the region.

How to get to Bac Kan?

Bac Kan City is 166km from Hanoi. It is located on the Ha Noi – Cao Bang inter-provincial No. 3.

There are several ways for getting to Bac Kan. You can get there by private car, limousine shared transfer, shuttle, local bus, motorbike, or bicycle. Your choices are various depending on your departure location, preferred means of transport, your trip duration, your personal interest and budget.

Getting to Bac Kan from Hanoi

The best way to get to Bac Kan from Hanoi is to rent a car with driver. Booking a private transfer from Hanoi to Bac Kan offers you the chance to make as many stops on the way as you wish for coffee breaks, side-road visits, or just taking pictures.

There are also public buses going to Bac Kan from Hanoi. Taking local public bus or limousine shared transfer are low cost options for getting from Hanoi to Bac Kan. Most of Limousine service and shuttle buses depart from My Dinh bus station in the west of Hanoi city center. While most of overnight buses leave from My Dinh bus station, you may find some day buses departing from Gia Lam or Giap Bat bus station. Please bear in mind local buses are usually full at weekend and/or during school holidays in summer.

Bac Kan when to go?

The climatic condition of the province is typically tropical monsoonal, which exhibits two distinct seasons namely, the rainy season from May to October accounting for about 88-90% of the annual rainfall and dry climatic conditions between November and April. This results in water shortage conditions during the dry months. The annual average temperature is 25oC. The annual rainfall is about 1,400mm- 1,800mm. The weather has drizzling rain and high humidity in March, April and August.

Car and driver for Bac Kan

We have a big fleet of vehicle including 4, 5 seat Sedan, 7, 8 seat MPV, SUV, 4WD, 15, 16 Minivan, Minibus, 29, 35, 45 Coaches offering a wide selection of car rental packages. Options include easy bus station pickup, private transfers, car rental with driver, private car hire. We also have pickup trucks and box trucks to rent out (with driver) for overland trips, self-guided bicycle, motorbike tours to Bac Kan and the northeast Vietnam.

No matter if in Bac Kan for travel, business, or pleasure you can find the right rental vehicle to match your budget and plans. Get around with more ease with a top quality car rental in Bac Kan from Vietnam Car Hire!

Bac Kan car hire

The following packages are only sample car rental packages, private transfers we design for travelers to travel to Bac Kan or from this province to other destinations in northern Vietnam. Please contact us for personalized travel plans, routes, car rental options, best rates, deals, and service’s availability.

Private transfers to Bac Kan

Private transport from Bac Kan to other destinations in Vietnam

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Hanoi to Bac Kan bus

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Frequently asked questions

What is the best way to get to Bac Kan from Hanoi?

The best way to get to Bac Kan from Hanoi is to hire a car with driver. The option offers you the flexibility to discover the place at your own pace. Booking a private car with driver is recommended for a car trip, family holidays, and photography tour.

How much does it cost to rent a car for Bac Kan Vietnam?

Bac Kan car rental rates vary much depending on your travel plan, routes, date of travel, as well as your trip duration. Please let us know your working agenda (business trip) or day-to-day itinerary (travel itinerary), we will provide a quote.

What is the most popular rental cars in Bac Kan?

7 seat SUV Ford Everest, Isuzu Highlander and Toyota Fortuner are the most popular rental cars for individual travel in Bac Kan, Vietnam. For small group tours (3-6 people), Ford Transit and Mercedes Sprinters (Minivan and Minibus) are also popular rental cars. 4,5 seat Sedans and 45, 50 seat coaches are only recommended for traveling to Bac Kan city. Other Bac Kan’s mountainous districts, communes and remotes villages might be difficultly accessible by sedan and big coach.

Why should I book Bac Kan private transfer with Vietnam Car Hire?

When booking Bac Kan car hire via, all your car rental options will be suggested by senior car rental agents who live in Vietnam. They are drivers, tour guides, and local people who have been to Bac Kan. They can provide practical, updated information about this destination. There are no extra costs and no hidden fees involved in booking a rental car with Vietnam Car Hire.

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