Night 1: Hanoi – night train to Laocai.
8:00 Pm, pick up from your hotel around Hanoi Old Quarter and transfer you to the train station.
9:10 Pm, train departs.
4 soft berth/cabin sharing
Train: Orient Express, Livitran Express, King Express train or Similar train
Day 1: Sapa – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van (B,L,D)
Pick up from Laocai train station. Transfer to Sapa by minibus. Have breakfast and take a shower before enjoying Sapa tour.
10 km of trekking, visit Y Linh ho, Lao Chai and Ta Van villages of the H’mong and the Dzay minorities. After lunch at a local family in Ta Van, we keep on hiking around the village of the Dzay & H’mong where we stay overnight in a local family for you to get to know their daily life of the local people: work, custom, embroideries, clothes...
·Trekking level: 6/10
·10Km trekking, 8Km driving from Tavan village back to Sapa
O/N at the Dzay local house
Day 2: Ta Van – Giang Ta Chai – Su Pan – Ban Ho (B,L,D)
After pancake made by your host family, we continue to discover Giang Ta Chai village, then Su Pan villages of the red Dzao minority. After picnic lunch, we keep on hiking to Ban Ho, the village lies within a beautiful valley, home to the Tay minority people who have their traditional house on stilts and we will spend the night here.
·Trekking level: 5/10
·8Km of trekking
O/N at the Tay local house
Day 3: Ban Ho – Nam Toong – Sapa (B,L,D) – Night train to Hanoi.
After breakfast at local house, make 2km walking to a very nice waterfall discovered and named “the Lavie” by the French during the colonial time in Vietnam. Enjoy swimming then go up to the mountain to visit a small hamlet of the Red Dzao people called Nam Toong, then get back to Ban Ho before get to Sapa by Car. Take a shower and have dinner before transferred to Laocai train station to take a night train back to Hanoi.
4 soft berth/cabin sharing cabin
Train: Orient Express, Livitran Express, King Express train or similar train
Day 4: Arrival in Hanoi in the early morning.
You will take a taxi by yourself or requested. Tour finishes.
(Price / pax in US Dollars)
2 - 4 Pax
5 - 8 Pax
Child under 4 years old
Free of charge, 01 child share the room and meals with 02 adults
Child from 5 - 9 years old
75% of the price.
Meals indicated in itinerary
Transfer and transportation in Hanoi and Sapa
Train tickets Hanoi – Sapa – Hanoi (4 soft berth/cabin shared)
02 nights overnight at local house (homestay)
Entrance fees & permits
English speaking guide
Trip Price Excluded:
Personal travel insurance
Personal expenses: Bar, Telephone and Laundry bills