There is nothing quite like viewing the spectacular scenery while discovering the daily life of ethnic minorities and participating in some of interesting activities that Sapa can offer. Biking around villages will be one of interesting experiences you can’t forget.
Experience overnight at homestay and taste local cuisine
Visit minority villages : Lao Chai, Ta Van, Ban Ho, Nam Sai, Thanh Phu
Take part in exciting activities ( biking – trekking – swimming in waterfall)
Night 1: Hanoi – Night train to Sapa
Pick you up at your hotel at 20:30 PM and transfer to Hanoi Railway Station for the night train to Lao Cai Station. Overnight on the train.
Day 1: Lao Cai – Sapa – Lao Chai – Ta Van – Ban Ho (B, L, D)
05.00 – 05.30AM: Arrive in Lao Cai early in the morning. Pick up and transfer to Sapa, refresh and breakfast at the hotel.
8am – Glide 9km to Lao Chai Village to visit the Black H’Mong people, and then continue 2km along a trail to Ta Van to meet the local Dzay people.
After lunch in Su Pan, ride 10km of rocky road down the valley to Ban Ho. Stop at the home stay of your Tay hosts to drop off your gear, then take a walk around the village to the waterfall for a swim. Then you will have tasteful dinner in a local house and stay overnight in the Tay’s stilt house.
Day 2: Thanh Phu – Nam Sai – Lao Cai – Hanoi (B, L, D)
After breakfast, cycle 8km to Thanh Phu, then doing a 7km loop along the trail to Nam Sai villages to visit Xa Pho and Red Dzao ethnic minority groups. Head back to Thanh Phu for lunch in a local house, then cycle down the stunning valley to a hanging bridge where your jeep will meet you on the main road. Drive back up the valley to Sapa. Free time until transfer time back to Lao Cai for overnight on the train back to Hanoi. Tour ends.
Beware of your luggage and money
Inform in advance if you are vegetarian
Pick you up at your hotel at 8:30PM
Please take your passport during the tour
Train: A/C soft sleeper with 4 berths/cabin
Train departure from Hanoi at 9:40PM or 10.00PM
Passengers are advised to leave big luggage at hotel for convenience
Bring walking shoes, raincoat, jacket, extra clothes, torch, insect repellent and sunscreen…
Bike and helmet
English speaking guide
Pick-up from Thanh Phu
All meals on tour (B, L, D)
Entrance fees to the villages
Pickup from hotel to Hanoi train station
Tourist bus Lao Cai – Sapa – Lao Cai
Return train tickets Hanoi – Lao Cai – Hanoi
What’s Not Included
Drinks & tips
Drop off at hotel after tour
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