Lung Khau Nhin Market Guided Day Tour

From USD 130
USD
Per Person
Instant ConfirmationLowest Price Guaranteed

Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    8:00am
  • Departure Details :
    Your hotel lobby in Sapa town
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point

Overview

On this 8-hour guided trip from Sapa, visit one of the smallest local markets in the area, located ina rural landscape. The market still keeps its original characterever since it was first opened. Here, you will meet members of theFlower Hmong and Black Dao ethnic minorities. Enjoy an afternoon drive through the picturesque valley to Coc Ly, and take a motorboat rideon the Chay River.

Highlights

  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Lunch included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Know More about this tour

After 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

  • Professionalguide
  • Transportation vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance fees

Exclusions

  • Personal expenses
  • Food and drinks

Additional Info

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