NIGHT 1: HANOI - LAO CAI 19:00 - 20:00: Our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel to the train station B, and start the 9-hour night train trip to Lao Cai.
DAY 1: LAO CAI - SAPA - LAO CHAI - TA VAN VILLAGE (B/L/D)
05:00 - 06:30: Our tour guide will welcome you at Lao Cai station. Take the bus to Sapa. 07:00 - 08:30: Arrive Sapa. Enjoy breakfast in your hotel. 09:00 - 09:30: Start a short trek from center of the town towards the southeast, passing by Muong Hoa Valley to Y Linh Ho and Lao Chai villages of the hilltribe H’Mong. 12:00: Join the lunch in a local Black H’Mong house, explore their daily life routine, and enjoy the picturesque scenery. 13:00: Continue trekking to Ta Van village of Dzay minority. 15:00 - 15:30: Reach the homestay and prepare to have dinner with local specialties. Overnight in the homestay.
DAY 2: TA VAN - GIANG TA CHAI VILLAGE (B/L/D)
08:15: Enjoy the breakfast at homestay. 09:00: Start a joyful road trip between terraced field and crossing bamboo forests to Giang Ta Chai village of the Red Dzao minority. Take a glimpse of Silver Waterfall and Rattan Bridge, discover the local life. 12:00: Have lunch at a local house. 13:15: Continue visiting Supan village of the H'Mong minority. 14:15: Trek down to Ban Ho village and visit the Tay minority living in stilt houses and discover their daily life. We’ll have dinner and stay overnight at one homestay here.
DAY 3: BAN HO - NAM TOONG - SAPA (B/L/D)
08:00: Have breakfast at homestay. 09:00: Head towards Nam Toong remote village, inhabited by Red Dzao tribe, and enjoy the spectacular scenery. 12:00: Back to Ban Ho and enjoy lunch at local house. 13:00: Trek up to Ban Den village for bus picking up and transferring to Sapa. 15:00: Enjoy leisure time in Sapa, and have dinner here. 17:00: Back to the bus to Lao Cai railway station to catch the night train to Hanoi. 21:00: Take the train back to Hanoi.
DAY 4: HANOI ARRIVAL 05:00: Arrive Tran Quy Cap station in Hanoi. Take a taxi back to your hotel by yourself (it should cost 50.000 - 70.000 (VND) for a 4/7 seats car. End of services.
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Tour code: TMA-
Duration: 4 nights & 3 days
Meeting point: Your hotel
Train Hanoi - Lao Cai round trip/ soft sleeper bed
Bus round trip Lao Cai - Sapa
Accommodation 2 nights in homestay.
English speaking guide
Meals (3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinners)
Entrance fee and activities
Pick up one way from hotel to train station in Hanoi
All services and items not mentioned specifically in the list above