Your day trip commences with pickup in Lao Cai, followed by a drive toLao Cai and onward tothe Xin Cheng market. The journeyto the colorful market follows amountainous routeoffering scenicviews.
You'll arrive in time to see awide range of local products sold by the vendors members ofnorthern Vietnam's ethnic minority groups, such as the Flower Hmong, Phu La, Si La, Tay, and Black Dao who gather here every Wednesday. Many people come from far-away villages, starting their journey on foot from midnight, some with sleeping babies wrapped on their backs or carrying bamboo baskets full of forest or farm products.
After apicnic lunch at the market (own expense), make the return journey to Sapa with your guide, stopping at severalvillages if time permits.
-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.