We will start walking to Cat Cat & Sin Chai villages in the bottom of Muong Hoa valley. Go through the village of Black H’mong ethnic minority, see people weaving and embroidering their clothes, keep going down enjoy colourful rice terraces and the interesting waterfall.
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 H`mong 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 Chao 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.Bus rides return to Sapa.
3:30 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 3 : Lao Cai – Hanoi.
5:00 AM – Arrive at Tran Quy Cap Train Station.Tour ends.
|Private tour (Minimum 2 pax)||234 USD/pax||397 USD/pax|
|Group tour (Max 8 paxes)||165 USD/pax||209 USD/pax|
- Train tickets Hanoi/Lao Cai return ( soft sleeper with A/C,King Express,Livitran or similar… )
- All meals as mentioned in the tour program.
- Transport as tour program.
- English speaking tour guide.
- All accommodation : Hmong Sapa hotel, Sapa Lodge hotel or similar…
- Entrance fees,security permit
- Drinks,phone calls,other private expenses.
NOTE: Please bring along a good pair of walking shoes,rain coats,jackets.insect repellent and sunscreen.