Sapa Trekking

This tour features 3 days of moderate trekking in the stunning scenery of Sapa valley and a lot of interaction with the friendly hill tribe people. Enjoy one night home stay and one night at a deluxe hotel in Sapa where your room opens up on a spectacular view down the picturesque Sapa valley. Experience a round trip train journey on a comfortable train.


Sapa | Y Linh Ho | Lao Chai | Ta Van | Giang Ta Chai | Su Pan | Cat Cat

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Day 01

Hanoi - Lao Cai

Take the overnight train to Lao Cai

Accommodation: Sharing soft sleeper cabin

Meals: Not included

Our guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel and escort you to Hanoi railway station for the night train to Lao Cai. 
Day 02

Lao Cai - Sapa - Y Linh Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van

Enjoy the trek through villages and rice terrace paddy fields

Accommodation: Homestay in Ta Van

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Upon arrival in Lao Cai train station, tour guide and driver will welcome and transfer you to Sapa town (~ an hour).
Enjoy a breakfast at the local restaurant and freshen up.
9:30 Am you begin trekking and exploring Muong Hoa valley. Visit Y Linh Ho and Lao Chai villages where are home to the H’mong minority. You have chance to discover the wonderful scenery of Hoang Lien Mountain ranges and meet the Black H'mong tribes. Trek through the minority villages along the Muong Hoa River.
We keep on hiking to Ta Van village of the Dzay where we stay overnight in a local family. Here you have opportunity to experience their daily home life, work and original custom. Relaxing or taking the picture with Rattan Bridge, mountainous sight seeing.
Tonight you will enjoy the hospitality of a family in Ta Van village.
Day 03

Ta Van - Giang Ta Chai - Su Pan - Sapa

Exploring Giang Ta Chai, Su Pan and Sapa

Accommodation: Hotel in Sapa

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Leaving Ta van village after your breakfast. 
You will head off on an uphill trail and trekking through bamboo forest to Giang Ta Chai village where is home to Red Dzao people.
Cross the fascinating Muong Hoa River, then go up to the mountain, you can reach one of the most amazing ethnic village of Sapa - Su Pan village. This is a very mountainous commune since it locate on the mountain. There are 4 small hamlets where are the homes of the Black H’mong and Red Zao. You can see some group of women gathering together and talking while embroidering carefully and happily. Their products are embroidered with traditional patterns such as birds, flowers, leaves and zigzag symbols with many colorful and eye-catching threads to produce small but sophisticated gifts for sales as souvenirs and they are definitely worth to buy for your family and friends. You need to prepare good shoes for your trekking today.
Drive back to Sapa.
Day 04

Sapa - Cat Cat village and Sin Chai village - Sapa - shared Limousine back to Hanoi

Enjoy the last and easy trek before heading back to Hanoi

Accommodation: Not included

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch,

After breakfast at the hotel, we will start to walk to Cat Cat and Sin Chai villages in the bottom of Muong Hoa Valley. Enjoy the spectacular views of beautiful valley towards Fasipan - highest peak of Vietnam and Indochina. Go through the village of Black H'mong Ethnic Minority, see people weaving and embroidering their clothes 
Have lunch at a local restaurant.
15.00PM: Shared a Limousine bus from Sapa to your hotel in Hanoi Old quarter. End of services.(hotel accommodation in Hanoi is not included in the package)
Estimated trekking duration: (7 - 9 km of trekking: 2. 5 – 3 hours)


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Trip Inclusions
  • Meals: 2 lunches, 1 dinner, 3 breakfasts
  • Accommodation (Hotel and home-stay),
  • Night Train tickets Hanoi - Lao Cai one way trip
  • Share Limousine bus Sapa - Hanoi one way by highway
  • Transport on private car or mini van as mentioned in the program
  • English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fees
Trip Exclusions
  • Drinks
  • Tips

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