Sapa is the common house of several minority tribes such as Black H’Mong, Red DZao. It is where you find the beauty of nature in valleys, mountains, streams, waterfalls and the warmly welcome of the ethnic people. Tour starts and finishes in Hanoi.
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 – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van ( B,L,D ).
6:00 AM – Arrive Lao Cai train station.Change to mini bus for transfer to Sapa Hotel.
7:00 to 8:00 AM – Breakfast and shower in hotel.
9:30 AM – Begin trekking from Sapa towards Muong Hoa valley where we can admire magnificent landscapes.
12:00 AM – Trek through Y Linh Ho village with Black Hmong tribe.
1:00 PM – Break for delicious lunch in the local house near by Muong Hoa stream where you can have a nice swim.
2:00 PM – Keep trekking through lush rice-terraces towards Lao Chao village to experience Black H`mong people`s daily life and traditional culture.
3:30 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 homestay overnight.
Day 2 : Ta Van – Giang Ta Chai – Su Pan – Sa Pa (B,L,D)
8:30 AM – Breakfast at homestay.
9:00 to 9:30 AM – Trek through bamboo forest to Giang Ta Chai waterfall,bridge and village inhabited by Red Zao moniroties for a short break to enjoy stunning view surrounding.
12:00 PM – Break for lunch.
12:45 PM – Keeping trekking into village of Red Zao minorities,visit their houses to explore their rich culture.
1:30 PM – Continue trekking down to Supan of Black H`mong 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 3 : Lao Cai – Hanoi.
5:00 AM – Arrive at Tran Quy Cap Train Station.Tour ends.
|Private tour ( Minimum 2pax)||255 USD/pax||275 USD/pax|
|Group tour (Maximum 8 pax)||170 USD/pax||215 USD/pax|
- Train tickets Hanoi/Lao Cai return ( soft sleeper with A/C,King Express,Livitran Train,Hatraco Train,Tulico,…)
- All meals as mentioned in the tour program.
- Transport as tour program.
- English speaking tour guide.
- All accommodation,entrance fees,security permits
- Drinks,phone calls,other private expenses.
NOTE: Please bring along a good pair of walking shoes,rain coats,jackets.insect repellent and sunscreen.