Night 1: Hanoi – Sapa by night train – overnight on the train
Day 1: Lao Cai – Cat Cat Village – Sapa (B,L,D)
05:30-06:00 Arrive at Lao Cai railway station early in the morning then transfer to Sapa in an hour, home to numerous colorful hill tribes (Black H’mong, Flower H’mong, Red Dao) and to Vietnam’s highest peak: Mount Fansipan.
After breakfast, relax at the hotel till 09:00 – 9:30. Our guide pick up you to the villages of the H’mong called Cat Cat. Cat Cat Village possesses many imposing waterfalls and also is home to the water hydro power construction built under French rule. Return to Sapa by walk and have lunch in restaurant. Discover the charming Sapa Town, Sapa market and Ham Rong at your own program in the afternoon. Dinner in warmly atmosphere of your hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Sapa – Lao Chai Village – Ta Van Village (B,L,D)
09:00-09:30 We embark on a lovely walking tour to the hill tribe villages of Lao Chai and Ta Van, home of the H’Mong and Dzay hill tribe minority people. As we walk to the villages nestled in the valley below Sapa we will meet some of the local minority people on their way to and from Sapa. Here we have the opportunity to share cultural experiences with families that live in the area. Have lunch en route or at a local family. Overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Sapa –Matra – TaPhin Village – Sapa – Night train to Hanoi (B,L,D)
09:00 – 9:30. Our guide pick up you to the villages visit the red Dzao in Suoi Thau, Ma Tra villages. 9km-12km trekking through the forest. Picnic lunch en –route. Reach Ta Phin village where we have chance to learn about the life styles and the custom of the red Dzao minority, enjoy landscapes…then drive back to Sapa.
17:00 Transfer to Lao Cai train station before getting on the night train back to Hanoi. End of services!
Night 4: Sapa – Hanoi by night train – overnight on the train.
|Hotel 2*||USD 129|
|Hotel 3*||USD 145|
|Hotel 4*||USD 159|
All meals, English speaking tour guide, Transportation, Village entrance fees, hotel accommodation, train tickets for round trip.
Drinks, Personal travel insurance, Tips
You Should Bring
Comfortable trekking shoes, Waterproof jacket, Sun-cream, Suitable clothing, Mosquito repellent.