- Sapa Tours
- VIETNAM TOURS
- INDOCHINA TOURS
(3 days 4 nights)
Wednesday night 1:
Pick you up at 8 PM at your hotel in Ha Noi transfer to Rail way station to catch the night train to Lao Cai(soft sleeper with aircondition).
Day 1 Thursday(BL) Lao Cai – Lung Khau Nhin – Sa Pa
Arrive Lao Cai you will meet your local tour guide then enjoy breakfast . An early departure by car from Lao Cai to Lung Khau Nhin Market delivers beautiful scenery, with Pine Tree forests and villages surrounding the tiny market. Flower H’mong, Tu Di, Tay and Giay ethnic minorities come to buy and sell local products such as food, fabric and agricultural materials. After exploring the market, your car will transport you to a minority village to discover the simple life of mountain people. You have an oppoturnity to see people distilling wine made from corn, making bacon the traditional way and offering a special corn cake to anyone who drops by their house. Transfer to Sa Pa for overnight in Sa Pa.
Day 2 Friday(BL):Sa Pa – Lao Chai – Ta Van – Giang Ta Chai
Depart from Sapa town by car to Lao Chai village, following the road down the hill. Views of the Muong Hoa valley and magnificent surroundings of mountains and rice terrace fields can be seen from this road. Along the road, people from many ethnic groups (H’mong, Zay, and Red Dao) are likely to be met, and there are stalls along the way that serve tea, fruits and sweets. Soon after turning off the main road and taking a local path, we will arrive in the Black H’mong village of Lao Chai, where you will experience the daily life of the villagers. After that, we walk from Lao Chai to Ta Van village, where the Zay hill tribes live. Here you take a rest and enjoy a delicious lunch prepared by your local guide in a local house. After lunch you trek up and downhill. Specially you will trek through bamboo forest then relax beside the waterfall. Explore the Red Dao village of Giang Ta Chai where you will also have the chance to see their daily activities. In the afternoon the car will pick you up for the return journey to Sa Pa. Overnight in Sa Pa.
Day 3 Saturday(BL):Sa Pa – Suoi Ho – Ma Tra – Ta Phin – Lao Cai – Ha Noi
We leave Sa Pa town, trekking to Suoi Ho village to see tea plantations and cardamom gardens. Follow the buffalo trails to visit the hospitable villages of the Black Hmong minority people in Ma Tra. After passing a school and scenic views enroute, a picnic lunch will be served. After lunch we continue our trek to Ta Phin village to visit Red Dao people and handicraft shops. In the afternoon we will reach the road where your driver is waiting to transport you back to Lao Cai station to catch the night train back to Ha Noi.
Train tickets(soft sleeper for two ways)
Hotel in Sa Pa
Meal( 02 Lunchs + 03Breakfast)
English speaking guide