Sapa - Hanoi with a long trek Y Linh Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van (B/L)
Day 1Hanoi - Sapa - Cat Cat (-/ L/ D)
06h30: Free pick up at your hotel in the Old Quarter of Hanoi and transfer to Bus Station
07:00: Get on big Bus and depart for Sapa ,following Noi Bai - Lao Cai high-way. Along the way, you will have chance to contemplate the beauty of northwest mountains that terraced fields are sparkling in sunlight or dim in thick fog. Have a short break for 30 minutes then continue the trip to Sapa.
12:30: Arrive Sapa Town with colorful traditional costumes of H'mong, Dzao, Tay ethnic People. The tour guide will be waiting for you at No.3 Fansipan Str (where the bus stop), holding the sign "Your Name"on Welcome Board. Then, please follow him to come to the hotel. Welcome drink and itinerary briefing introduction. Enjoy the lunch with local Vietnamese dishes, check-in procedures
14:30: A short trek to the gate of Cat Cat village which is home of Black H'mong ethnic people and is located near the bottom of a deep valley at the foot of Fansipan Peak. Our local guide will show you the daily life activities of the locals, trek down to the valley bottom to the waterfall where the French built a Hydraulic Power Station; stop for photo with bridge and waterfall then you will walk uphill for bus to pick up to get back to Sapa in the afternoon.
Trekking distance is about 3.5 kms and it lasts for 2 hours
17:00: Come back to Sapa Town. Have dinner at the hotel's restaurant, Overnight in Hotel.
Day 2Sapa - Hanoi with a long trek Y Linh Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van (B/L)
07:00 - 07:45: Have breakfast at hotel and prepare light pack for trekking
09:30: Trek from Sapa to Y Linh Ho then trek through the rice terraces and along Muong Hoa Stream to the Black Hmong village of Lao Chai to see the spectacular landscape of Hoang Lien Son Mountain.
12:30: Picnic lunch at Lao Chai Village
13:30:Heading to Ta Van village - home of Dzay ethnic people.
14:30: Bus picks you up at Ta Van Bridge to Sapa. Trekking distance is about 12 kms and it lasts for 4.5 hours.
Afternoon: Free time at leisure for shopping or visiting Sapa by yourself
16:00: It‘s time to say “Good bye Sapa!” and drive back to Hanoi. Along the way, once again you have a chance to enjoy the magical beauty of northwest mountains.
21:30: Arrive in Hanoi City
Price per Traveler : 99 USD
- Ticket Bus: Hanoi-Sapa-Hanoi -(with air-conditioner, travel blanket, pillow)
- Transportation as Itinerary
- Accommodation at hotel (twin room if Single charged 30$)
- English speaking guide during the tour
- Meals as mentioned on itinerary (B: breakfast, L: Lunch, D: dinner).
- All Entrance fees.
- Insurance, Visas
- Other personal expenses (tip, laundry, drink with meals,...)