Lung Khau Nhin Market Guided Day Tour
OverviewOn this trip you will visit one of the smallest local markets in the area, which is located in a beautiful landscape. The market opens every Thursday, and still keeps its original aspect ever since it was first opened. Here you will meet the Flower H’mong and Black Dao minorities. Enjoy an afternoon drive through the hidden picturesque valley to Coc Ly, as well as a motor boat cruise on the Chay River! Make the best of your stay in Vietnam!
- Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
- Lunch included
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
Know More about this tourAfter hotel pickup in Sapa, enjoythe scenery along a rural driveuntil you arrive in Muong Khuong, a small town located near the Chinese border and about 31 miles (50 km) northeast of Lao Cai. From there, your guide turns onto a dirt road into themountains for another 6 miles (11 km) to reach the tiny Lung Khau Nhin market.
Almost untouched by modern life, the small Thursdaymarket provides a intimate glimpse ofmembers of theNung, Flower Hmong, Black Dao, Tu Di, and Giay ethnic minorities who gather to purchase local agricultural products,textiles, and other goods.
In the afternoon, takean easy 2-hour guided walk through a tranquilvalley, visiting the villages of the Nung and Flower Hmong people en route. Your full-day tour concludes with the drive back to your Sapa hotel.
Approx 5 hours driving / 2-3 hours walk
Note: The trip is based on the day of arrival/ departure of the night train to/ from Hanoi. Departure time from Sapa should be no later than 7.30. The road to the market is often unreachable by big bus and we reserve the right to arrange the trip by Landcruiser/ Jeep/ small bus to assure the trip could be arranged.
-The tour normally begin in Lao Cai and finish in Sapa.
-There is no surcharge in case of beginning in Lao Cai- finishing in Sapa or Beginning in Sapa and finishing in Lao Cai.
-If your hotel is located in Sapa, the surcharge for one-way car (Lao Cai - Sapa) will be 31 USD.
-If your hotel is located in Topas Ecolodge, the surcharge for one-way car (Topas Ecolodge - Sapa) will be 24 USD.
Inclusions for Lung Khau Nhin Market Guided Day Tour
- Transportation vehicle
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Entrance fees
Exclusions for Lung Khau Nhin Market Guided Day Tour
- Personal expenses
- Food and drinks
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
Minimum age is 12 years
Children must be accompanied by an adult
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.