Within 2 days tour, this classic tour bring you a brief understanding of Sapa in nature and ethnic life. You will take a short trek from Sapa town to the village of H’mong and Day ethnic, which is called Cat Cat village, Lao Chai and Tavan village.
What to Expect
Day 1 : Hanoi - Night train to Lao Cai
The tour guide will meet you at 20:00PM at hotel to pick you up to Railway Station. The train departs at 21:10PM and take 8 hours to arrive Lao Cai. Overnight on train with soft berth - 4 people/cabin (2 people/cabin on request).
Day 2 : Lao Cai - Sapa - Cat Cat - Sin Chai (B,L,D) - 4km trekking
We will pick you up at Lao Cai railway station by bus, to take you up to the township of Sapa which takes approx one hour arriving at.
08:00 am – After breakfast and a morning shower, we will start walking to Cat Cat & Sin Chai villages in the bottom of Muong Hoa valley. Enjoy the spectacular views of the beautiful valley towards Fansipan – highest peak in Viet Nam and Indochina. 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. Come back to Sapa about.
12:30 pm – Enjoy your lunch in the hotel. Afternoon will be free time for you to explore
Sapa ethnic market and town. Overnight at the hotel in Sapa.
Day 3 : Y Linh Ho - Lao Chai - Tavan - Lao Cai - Night train to Hanoi (B, L,D) - 9km trekking
Breakfast in the hotel. Then trekking down to Lao Chai village to visit the Black H'Mong then keep going along Sapa valley to get to Tavan village to visit Day people, which is supposed to be the most beautiful one in the area. Have lunch in Tavan village with local family.
In the afternoon, we trek to the meeting point where our car is waiting for picking you up to Sapa.
Get yourself fresh with a shower in the hotel's day room before transfer down to Lao Cai Station for the night train back to Hanoi. The train departs at 20:45PM. Overnight on train with soft berth - 4 people/cabin (2 people/cabin on request).
Day 4 : Arrive Hanoi train station around 5:30AM. Tour finishes.
- Train ticket Hanoi – Lao Cai – Hanoi
- Double/Twin sharing accommodation with daily breakfast
- Full A/C transportation as per tour program
- Tour guide speaking English/French
- All meal as mentioned (B=Breakfast; L=Lunch;D=Dinner)
- All entrance fees
What's Not Included
- Single occupancy, beverage, personal expense, tip.
Know Before You Go
Should bring :
Rain coat (summer), warm jacket in winter, good trekking shoes, hat, glasses, mosquito repellent.