Night train to Sapa
Night train to Sapa.20:00 You will be transferred to Hanoi Train Station from your hotel.
Overnight on train to Sapa.
Meals: NAAccommodation: 4 Soft sleeper A/C wooden cabin (sharing cabin)
Day 1:Sapa – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van - Sapa
Arrive in Lao Cai Train Station at around 6:00. Then take an one hour bus ride uphill to the beautiful town of Sapa. The ride gives you a glimpse of the stunning vistas and impressive rice terraces that make Sapa famous with travelers.
Upon arrival in Sapa’s town, have breakfast and freshen up before your trekking of the day. 7km of walking down to the south east of Sapa along the side of Muong Hoa valley to Y Linh Ho Village of the Black H’mong to see those sensual patterns of the terraces from above. And then take 3km trekking down to Lao Chai Village, and 4 km through terraced rice fields to Ta Van Village of the Giay minority people.
Have a picnic lunch at local family, where you can see the local house architecture and witness local daily life styles and exclusive customs.
Enjoy the landscapes on the way until getting back to Sapa by jeep or motorbike in the afternoon and free at leisure the rest of the day until dinner. Overnight at Sapa Hotel.Meals: Breakfast, Picnic Lunch
Accommodation: Sapa Hotel.
Day 2:Cat Cat & Sin Chai
In the morning, have breakfast at the hotel.
Take a walk down to the South-west of Sapa (around 3 km) to visit Cat Cat Village of the Black H’mong, one of the more well-known ethnic village of Sapa. Relax at the foot of the stunning waterfall and the vestige of a hydroelectric power station that was constructed by the French during the colonial time in Vietnam.
Enjoy picnic lunch by the side of the river, and then continue trekking to 3 km to Sin Chai Village, located at the foot of Fansipan Mountain - “the Roof of Indochina”, where you enjoy a stunning landscapes of the mountain.
Then come back to the main road to be transferred to Sapa’s town on a jeep for 3km. Freshen up and check out for a bus to Lao Cai station at 18.00.
Overnight on train back to Hanoi.
Trekking: Medium - 6 km of trekking, 30 km of driving back to SapaMeals: Breakfast, Picnic Lunch
Accommodation: 4 Soft sleeper A/C wooden cabin (sharing cabin)Hanoi arrival
Arrive in Hanoi Station at around 5h30 in the morning,.
Upon arrival to Hanoi Station, end of services. You are free to travel onward or stay in Vietnam on your own arrangement.