With this tour, you will sightseeing Sapa’s amazing scenery of mountains and rice paddy fields on terraces as far as the eye can see home of the H’Mong people with scenic landscape of the mountain. In Ta Phin, you will witness the daily life of the Red Dao and Black Hmong minorities.
Learn about the daily life of the Red Dao and Black Hmong minorities
Visit the home of the H’Mong people with scenic landscape of the mountain, rice terrace, corn field and Muong Hoa river
For tour from Hanoi: The last night, we will pick you up at your hotel (about 20:30) and then transfer to Hanoi station for the night train to Sapa. Arrive in Lao Cai station (about 5:00 am). Shuttle bus will take you to hotel to have breakfast before starting the tour. For tour from Sapa: Pickup at your hotel or Lao Cai station. Have breakfast and start the tour.
Gear up for your exciting ride. Your ride will be mostly downhill through the suburb of Sapa. You pass by Sapa town to ride along the smoothly road for 3 km, then get off the main road to head to Ma Tra village where is the home of the H’Mong people with scenic landscape of the mountain, rice terrace, corn field and pine hill before heading downhill to Ta Phin. In Ta Phin, you will witness the daily life of the Red Dao and Black Hmong minorities. You will also have time to take a short walk around the village. Keep riding up hill then down hill through the forest to Takko pass. Then back to Sapa to have lunch.
Afternoon: You will go up hill to the famous Silver Waterfall and then onto Tram Ton, the highest mountain pass in Vietnam at 1,800 m above sea level for enjoying the magnificence of Hoang Lien Son Mountain Range as well as over viewing spectacular landscapes of the whole area. On the way back, you may keep moving down hill to visit the ancient village of Cat Cat with Fairy waterfall, Muong Hoa River before arriving at your hotel. Cat Cat cultural village was formed in 19th century by the gathering of some families belonging to some ethnic groups living in mountainous areas of northern Vietnam, especially Black H’Mong .They lived next to each other along the mountain side and cultivated surrounding their home. Rice and corn were grown in terraced fields, while traditional handicrafts such as twisting flax and weaving fabric have been well-kept. Through times, Cat Cat Village has transferred to one appealing feature of Sapa’s tourism. Have dinner and then transfer to Lao Cai train station.
English speaking guide
Motorbike and helmet
All meals as indicated in itinerary
Train ticket Hanoi – Lao Cai – Hanoi (only tour from Hanoi)