A former French hill station, located in the middle of the break taking landscapes in the north of Vietnam, Sapa is one of the most wonderful places in Asia and is a magical combination of landscapes, ethnic cultures and bracing mountain air. SaPa is the common one of several minority tribes such as Black H’Mong, Red DZao. It is where you find the beauty of nature in valleys, mountains, streams, water falls and the warmly welcome of the ethnic people. Come to SaPa with Trekking Sapa to enjoy the scenery and explore daily activities of the tribal people.
Night 1 : Hanoi – Lao Cai
8:00 PM – Mini bus pick up from hotel and transfer to Tran Quy Cap train station.
9:00 PM – Train departs and over night on train.Travel time approx 9 hrs.
Day 1 : Sapa – Cat Cat and Sin Chai – Sapa ( B-L-D ).
6:00 AM – Arrive Lao Cai train station.Change to mini bus for transfer to Sapa Hotel.
7:00 AM – Breakfast and shower in hotel.
9:00 AM – Start walking to Cat Cat and Sin Chai villages in the bottom of Muong Hoa valley. And enjoy the spectacular views of the beautiful valley towards Fansipan-highest peak in Vietnam and Indochina.
9:45 AM – Arrive to the villages of Black Hmong ethnic minority,visit their stilt houses,see people weaving,embroidering and drying their clothes,…
10:30 AM – Continue walking down,enjoy colorful rice terraces and the interesting waterfall.( Possible to have a swim in this fresh stream ).
12:30 PM – Return to Sapa for lunch.
Free time in the afternoon to explore Sapa Market and town.
Overnight at the hotel in Sapa.
Day 2 : Sapa – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van – Sapa (B-L-D).
8:00 AM – Breakfast in hotel.
9:00 AM – Begin trekking from Sapa towards Muong Hoa valley where we can admire magnificent landscapes.
11:30 AM – Trek through Y Linh Ho village with Black Hmong tribe.
12:30 PM – Break for delicious lunch in the local house near by Muong Hoa stream.
1:15 PM – Keep trekking through lush rice-terraces towards Lao Chai village to experience Black H`mong people`s daily life and traditional culture.
2:30 PM – Arrive into Ta Van village inhabited by Zay minorities exhibiting strong Chinese culture where we have dinner cooked on a wood fire enjoying the company and hospitality of our Zay family and home-stay overnight.
Day 3 : Ta Van – Giang Ta Chai – Su pan – Sapa (B-L-D).
8:00 AM – Breakfast at homestay.
9:00 to 9:30 AM – Trek through bamboo forests to Giang Ta Chai waterfall,bridge and village inhabited by Red Zao minorities for a short break to enjoy stunning view surrounding.
12:00 PM – Break for lunch.
12:45 PM – Keep trekking into the village of Red Zao minority,visit their houses to explore their rich culture.
1:30 PM – Continue trekking down to Su pan of Black Hmong’s people for bus pick up and transfer to Sapa.
3:00 PM – Free time in Sapa for shower and Dinner.
5:30 PM – Bus transfer back to Lao Cai station for the night train back to Hanoi.
Night 4 : Lao Cai – Hanoi.
5:00 AM – Arrive at Tran Quy Cap Train Station.Tour ends.
|Private tour ( Minimum 2pax )||215USD/pax||235 USD/pax|
|Group tour (Maximum 8paxes)||175 USD/pax||195 USD/pax|
- Soft sleeper with A/C ( 2 ways – soft sleeper with A/C,King Express,Livitran Train,or similar,…)
- All meals as mentioned in the tour program.
- Transport as tour itinerary.
- English speaking guide.
- All accommodation : Sapa Lodge, Hmong Sapa or similar…
- Entrance fees,security permits.
- Drinks,phone calls and personal expenses.
Please bring along a good pair of walking shoes,raincoats,jackets,insect repellent and sunscreen.