The experience of the beauty in Sapa: characteristic culture, terraced field, colorful market…
Night 01: Ha Noi – Lao Cai – Night on train
Pick you up at your hotel and transfer to railway station at around 20h15 for a night train at 20h40 to Lao Cai. Spend a night on train.
Services included: Transportation, tour guide and Victoria train ticket (Soft sleeper with A/C – Shared 4 beds cabin).
Day 01: Lao Cai – Sapa Ham Rong Mountain – Sapa (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Upon arrival in Lao Cai Station, welcome by our guide holding a board with your name on, then start a drive up hill to Sapa for breakfast and rest before check in (early check in if room available). Then enjoy a charming town for a brief introduction. Ten minute walk from Victoria hotel, you will be the market where ethnic minority people of different groups wearing their traditional costumes made by themselves comes every day selling local products includes vegetable, bamboo shoot, mushroom, medicinal herbs and souvenirs…there are chances to get intact and taking photos. Later you will follow the footsteps uphill to the top of Ham Rong Mountain for over viewing beautiful scenery of the town and surrounding area, paying visit to an orchard garden and a mini museum which tell you a lot about ethnic minority people living in Sapa and the northwest.
Evening is set free at your leisure. You may have dinner at the fine restaurant of the Victoria Hotel or your guide may help you to book a table in a chosen restaurant in town.
Services included: Transportation, tour guide, meals, entrance fee and Victoria hotel.
Day 02: Sa Pa – Ta Phin – - Fall for Lovers – Tram Ton Pass – Sa Pa (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Today morning, you will visit Ta Phin commune. Located in a large valley, surrounded by high mountains, which covered by pine trees and forest, Ta Phin Commune is home to the Red Zao and Black H’mong ethnic. Although living close to each other for years, these two ethnic peoples are very different: The H’mong are cheerful and open minded while the Red Zao are economical and reserved.
Your guide and driver will pick you up at the hotel for a transfer to the center of the valley and from here take an easy walk following village path around the valley, passing by and paying visit to Black Hemming houses scattering on mountain slopes. From high elevation, great view of the valley stretching under your feet. Continue your walk to the Red Zao village in which you will meet groups of women making handicrafts includes embroidered clothes, handbags… Drive back to your hotel and enjoy noon break.
Meet your guide and driver again for a leisure trip. The drive uphill offers most spectacular scenery of Fansipan Mount. Just a kilometer out of the town, rose flower farms and later chayote grows on bamboo frames covered a vast area. We’ll stop at the magnificent Silver Waterfall before reaching to the top of the highest mountain pass in Vietnam. The wind blows stronger to force the clouds moving constantly. It is the best point here to enjoy breathtaking scenery of the two side of Fansipan Mountain Range. Amazingly that the weather is very different by the side: In many days It is foggy and cloudy on Sa Pa side and sunny brightly the other side. The rest time in the afternoon and evening is set free at your leisure.
Services included: Transportation, guide, meals, entrance fee and Accommodation
Day 03: Sa Pa – Muong Hoa Valley – Ta Van – Sa Pa – Lao Cai – Ha Noi (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Two high ranges of mountains run in parallel north of Sapa town create a narrow and long valley, the Muong Hoa, the most famous valley for its breathtaking scenery valley in the region which is home to the major part of Sapa’s ethnic population including the H’mong, Zao, Zay, Tay and Xa Pho.
Today you will spend the whole day exploring the spectacular Muong Hoa. Your car will take you along the only road built on the side of a mountain range, looking down the valley, over viewing magnificent landscapes composed of high mountains, deep valleys, and stream of water winding, waterfalls and terraced rice paddies…, leaving the main road, you will enjoy short walk to tribal villages such as Ta Van of the Zay. Finally drive back Sapa and transfer to Lao Cai for a night train back Hanoi. Night on Victoria Train.
At 05h00am next morning, arrive Hanoi and end services.
Services included: Transportation, tour guide, meals, entrance fee and train ticket (Soft sleeper with A/C – Shared 4 beds cabin).
Tour cost: In USD/ Person based on the categories below:
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Included: Transportation with air conditioner, English speaking guide on tour; Meals mentioned above; Entrance fee for sites visited; 2 nights at Victoria hotel; Victoria train tickets.
Excluded: Drinks, telephone , laundry, personal expense, Airfare, Payment services charge by credit card or bank transfer or other services not mentioned in the itinerary.
Sapa Sunshine Travel are licensed by the Government as International Tour Operator Company (License No: 0517/TCDL-GP LHQT) who can organize tours for travelers all over Vietnam and Worldwide. We have been organizing tours to Sapa for more than 15 years so we guarantee that you will be satisfied with our tours. We guarantee money back if you don’t satisfy with our tours.