2 Days - 1 Night
Welcome to Sapa, Vietnam. The hidden gem that’s waiting to be discovered. Nestled in the heart of the Hoang Lien Mountains, Sapa is a land of misty valleys, rolling hills, and vibrant ethnic culture.
Sapa is home to a diverse range of ethnic minority groups, each with their own unique traditions, costumes, and languages. The Hmong, Dao, Tay, and Giay communities are just a few of the many ethnic groups that call this region home. These communities have maintained their traditional way of life for centuries, and their customs, crafts, and music are an integral part of Sapa’s cultural heritage. The scenery in Sapa is nothing short of breathtaking. The rolling hills are blanketed with emerald green rice terraces, which change with the seasons, from lush green in the summer to golden yellow in the autumn. The mountain slopes are covered with dense forests, which are home to a rich diversity of flora and fauna. And at the heart of it all is Fansipan, the highest peak in Indochina, which offers awe-inspiring views of the surrounding landscape.
Hanoi - Lao Cai (Sapa) By Night Train. 20:45 Our driver pick up you to Hanoi train station. You check in and have overnight train to Lao Cai Station. Day 1: Hanoi – Sapa – Cat Cat village (L/D) 5.30 – 6.20: Pick up you from Lao cai station by van and go to Sapa. 7:00-7.30: Arrive Sapa. You have breakfast and shower at hotel. You leave your luggage at the hotel. 8.30: Our guide meet you and start go to 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. The trekking distance is about 2.5 kms and it lasts for 2 hours. 12.00: Come back to Sapa Town, have lunch and check in the hotel. Free time to visit Sapa. Have dinner and overnight in hotel with night activities. Day 2: Sapa – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van (B/L) 7.00 – 8.00: Have breakfast at hotel, check out the room and prepare light pack for trekking. (Big luggage keep in hotel store) 8.00: Our guide meet you and start go 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 after that heading to Ta Van village – home of Dzay ethnic people. Trekking distance is about 9 kms and it lasts for 3.5 hours. 11.30: Bus picks you up at Ta Van Bridge to Sapa. 12.30 – 13.30: Have lunch in the hotel. 13.30 – 14.45: Relax and leisure on your own, have shower in the public bathroom in the hotel if you want. 14.45 – 15.00: Meet all group members at hotel to get ready for Hanoi. 15:15- 15.30: Get on bus to go back to Hanoi with two comfort breaks. 21.15- 21:45: Arriver Hanoi, The bus drop you at our bus meeting point or at bus office. The trip end!