Night train to Sapa Overnight on train to Sapa.
Accommodation: 4 Soft sleeper A/C wooden cabin (sharing cabin)
Day 1: Sapa – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van
Arrive in Lao Cai Train Station at around 6:00. Then we will take 1 hour bus ride uphill to Sapa Town. The ride gives you a glimpse of the stunning vistas and impressive rice terraces.
Arrive Sapa town and have breakfast and fresh up for a while.
After that, take a 6 km walk down to the South East of Sapa along the side of Muong Hoa valley to Y Linh Ho Village of the Black H’mong. T
Continue to get over 3km for trekking down to Lao Chai Village of H’mong people. To go inside the village, tourists trek through a small bridge which lead to Muong Hoa valley.
Lao Chai is a village of black H’Mong ethnic group. Lao Chai is a commune composed by three large villages with over 100 families of the Black H’mong ethnic, and people here are quite hospitable. It is about 7-8 km southeast of Sapa town, also the beginning of Muong Hoa valley.
After lunch time with a local family in Lao Chai or in a drink shop nearby the river bank, we keep on hiking to Ta Van Village of the Giay where we stay overnight in a local family. Here you have opportunity to experience their daily life, work and original custom.
Meals: Breakfast, Picnic Lunch, DinnerAccommodation: Home-stay at the Giay local house.
Day 2Ta Van – Giang Ta Chai – Su Pan - Sapa
In the morning, have breakfast at the hotel.Take 8 km walk to visit 2 villages of the Red Dao and H’mong (Giang Ta Chai & Su Pan).
Giang Ta Chai village is far from the centre of Sapa about 15km. Located at the right side of Muong Hoa Valley, Giang Ta Chai is the village of Red Dao and has become of the attractive places to visitors who want to experience the colorful traditional customs.
Occupying the highland on the east side of the main road about 17 Km from Sapa town, Supan Village is one of the desolate village in Sapa because number of inhabitants here is very small.
After visit Giang Ta Chai village and Supan village, head back to the main road to catch the jeep and return to Sapa Town.
Around 18:00 Bus comes to pick you up to Lao Cai Station.
Overnight on train to Hanoi.
Meals: Breakfast, Picnic LunchAccommodation: 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 service. You are free to travel onward or stay in Vietnam on your own arrangement.