► Availability: Available daily
► Duration: 2 days
► Tour type: Group tour - Max 10 participants
► Guide language: English
► Accommodation: Homestay
►Transportation: minivan, tourist bus, Train
► Destinations: Hanoi, Sapa, Ethnic minority villages (Lao Chai, Ta Van, Muong Hoa, Giang Ta Chai)
► Meeting/start point: Pick-up at your hotel or destination in Hanoi, Vietnam
Lao Chai Ta Van – Giang Ta Chai – Su Pan – Ban Ho – Cat Cat
( 2 nights at homestay + 1 night hotel )
Night 1: Hanoi - Sapa
Tour guide pick up at hotel in Old Quarter and transfer to Sapa. Overnight at the soft sleeper bus to Sapa
Day 1: Sapa - Lao Chai - Ta Van (B,L,D)
You will arrive at the Sapa Sleeper bus Station between 4h30 - 5h30 AM. Still sleeping on the bus.
Around 06h00 - 06h30 Our guide will pick you up from Sleeper bus station and transfer to Hotel
08h30 – 09h00: After breakfast, we start trekking down to Lao Chai village of Black H’mong ethnic people. Here we will discover their daily life and how they make traditional clothes, handicraft, indigo... We will visit the biggest valley which provides the best view for golden rice terrace fields in Vietnam. After Lao Chai we walk to Ta Van village of Dzay people. It is a small group of ethnic people in Vietnam with a rich culture and beautiful houses located on rice paddy fields.
Lao Chai & Ta Van Villages, about 8 km from Sapa town, where black H’mong and Dzay people are living, it is also the beginning of the valley which is called Muong Hoa. From a high point of the main road, great view of the whole villages open wide to offer the marvelous panorama views, backed by high mountains and facing the river. Here you will enjoy the fresh air, see terraced fields, stream, discover and visit some Black H’mong families. You will have a welcome feeling at any house of the hospitable people there. You can interact them, learn about their culture and customs…
We will have lunch with the locals in one of the local houses.
Night 2: Dinner and overnight at homestay
Day 2: Giang Ta Chai Village – Ban Ho (B, L, D)
A farewell to the family after breakfast, we will experience our day of trekking that takes you along local paths, up and down rice terraces and into the villages and homes of the local hill tribes, the Dzays, the Dzaos, the Hmongs, the Tays. Enjoy a picnic lunch by the stream before moving on to Ban Ho village, an imagination of down tower steps with a universal view of the house roofs of the Tay minority isolated in a green valley appearing in front of your eyes will mark you an unforgettable trip.
Night 3: Dinner and overnight at homestay with Tay hill tribe family
Day 3: Ban Ho - Su Pan - Nam Toong - Sapa (B,L,B)
In the early morning you will get a wakeup call by our guide and spend time to enjoy a pleasant breakfast. Saygood bye to local people and start a new trek to the remote villages called Su Pan & Nam Toong, inhabited by Red Zao tribe, enjoy spactacular view surrounding.
11h30am: return to Ban Ho for lunch.
12h30pm: get the bus to return Sapa.
2h00pm: enjoy free time in Sapa for freshment
Night 4: Dinner and overnight in Hotel
Day 4: Cat Cat - Sapa (B, L, D)
08h30 - 09h00: you will start trekking to Cat Cat Village which is occupied by the Black H’mong tribe. You will experience the tribal way of life while enjoying wonderful views of the terraced rice paddy fields and the waterfall in Cat Cat village.
there, visitors will be also visiting the Cat Cat waterfall, learning culture, unique customs of the people here with traditional crafts such as weaving, touching carved silver, forged agricultural tools... Coming here,you can see the hydroelectric power station which was built by the French in twentieth century.
After that, you will go back to hotel and have lunch
Afternoon, you will be free to explore Sapa town
Night 5: SaPa - Ha Noi
20h30 Get on our minivan leave the hotel to our Sapa Sleeper bus station for night bus back to Hanoi.
04h00 - 05h00 AM Finish your Trip at Our company bus station
- • Pick up from hotel/stay in Hanoi Old Quarter to Sapa and return.
- • All entrance tickets to sites indicated in Itinerary
- • All air-conditioned transport (sleeping bus with air corditioner and minivan )as mentioned in tour
- • Meals that mentioned on itinerary (B: Breackfast, L: Lunch, D: dinner)
- • Accommodation: Homestay and Hotel
- • English Speaking Tour guide during the trip
- • Beverages, Tax, Insurance.
- • Pick up and drop off outside Hanoi Old Quarter (10 USD fees for a group)
- • Tips, Personal Expenses & those not clearly mentioned above
GOOD TO KNOW
What to bring:
Sun glasses, Sun cream
Camera and film
Pair of Shoes and short trousers for biking around country road
Cancellation for this product is free up to 48 hours before the chosen start date - full refund will be given.
If cancelling less than 48 hours before the chosen start date no refund applies