Sapa 2 Day Minority Trek - 1 night hotel stay

Sapa 2 Day Minority Trek - 1 night hotel stay

Tour code: SP001

Duration: 2 Days - 3 Nights

From: US$99/person US$119

Following your arrival in the early morning, you can shower, have breakfast and then begin exploring Sapa and its beautiful valley for 2 days, spending 1 night in the lovely FansipanViewHotel. The trek involves travelling from Sapa along the Muong Hoa River, during this you will pass through fascinating H'Mong villages. A great opportunity to take memorable photos, interact with locals and admire the spectacular scenery.

- DAY 1: Hanoi to Lao Cai by the night train 4 berth soft sleeper cabin with AC

At7:00 pm you will betransfered from your hotel to the Hanoi train station for boarding at 8:35 pm. You will be in a shared AC soft sleeper cabins of 4 to travel North to Lao Cai town. The train arrives in Lao Cai atapproximately 5:00 am where tour guide will welcome you. Look the greeting board with your nameas you exit the train station. Then take a morning drive through the clouds by car / van to Sapa (about 1.5 hours).Upon arrivalin Sapa you will be taken to for a morning shower & breakfast, Early check in may be possible if your room is available, then we will help youprepare for the trek as detailed below:

- DAY 1: Sapa - Lao Chai - Ta Van - Giang Ta Chai - Sapa

Transfer 6 km by jeep or van. Followed by a 2kmwalkdown to Lao Chai village, and continue a further3 kmto Ta Van villagewhere the Dzay minority people live.Here you will enjoy lunch provided for you in a local family home, all for you to discover their daily life, works and special custom, enjoy landscapes…After lunch we will trekthrough bamboo forest to Giang Ta Chai village - homeof the red Dzao. Nearby we will rest at a wonderful watter fall followed by a rattan bridge crossing taking us back to the Jeep for our return to Sapa. You will have free time untill your included dinner inSapa Cuisinerestaurant. After dinner the romantic town of Sapa is all yours to enjoy.

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included
  • Accommodation: Hotel of your choice in Sapa

- DAY 2: Cat Cat & Sin Chai

We will be walking down to the South-west of Sapa (around 4 km) to visit Cat Cat villagewhere the Black H’mong reside. Relax at the food of the stunning waterfall and theremnants of a hydroelectric power station that was constructed by the French during the colonial time. Enjoy picnic lunch by the riverside, andafter lunch continue on for 3km to Sin Chai, which is located at the foot of Fansipan Mountain, also known as“the roof of Vietnam and Indochina”. From here we take in the beautiful picturesque view before returning to Sapa by Jeep/van. There will be some free time for you to find a local cafe or restaurant for dinner before being transferred to Lao Cai train station.

  • Breakfast & Lunch included, Dinner on your own

- DAY 3: Lao Cai to Hanoi by 4 berth soft sleeper tourist sharing cabin

At 5:00 pm, you will be transfered by a tourist shared bus to Laocai train station, then take the night train back to Hanoi. Here your Sapa experience ends and we hope you have enjoyed your time with us. Take care.

Tour Include:

  • Pick up from your Hanoi hotel, transfer and escort provided for you all the way to your train cabin to ensure a smooth boarding.
  • Soft sleeper 4 berth cabin on Livitrans or Ratraco to/from Lao Cai.
  • Accomodation..
  • Fluent English speaking tour guide
  • Transfer by tourist shared bus/van to/from Laocai train station.
  • Meals as specified (2 breafasts, 2 picnic lunches, 1 dinner).
  • Admission fees for all sightseeing places.
  • Services charges and all government taxes.

Tour Exclude:

  • Personal expenses (laundry, phone calls etc.).
  • Drinks, tips and gratuities.
  • Services not clearly mentioned above.

Packing list: Passport, towels, change of clothes, sun block, sun glasses, sun hat, insect repellent, proper hiking shoes, warm clothes in the winter time (Sapa is a coolest place in Vietnam) and rain coat.