General

This tour will bring you to the village of Lao Chai Ta Van in the beautiful Muong Hoa Valley and Sapa town. You will trek for 2 days through the various villages and experience charming Sapa.

During the online booking process, please make your request for any package below in the “Special Requests” box provided.

EG: ( 3 Star hotel, Private group 2 pax, Single room )

2 Star hotel package
Private group 2 pax: 155 USD/1 person

Private group 3-4 pax: 138 USD/1 person

Private group 5-6 pax: 125 USD/1 person

Private group from 7 pax: 119 USD/1 person

Single room:  +36 USD

3 Star hotel package
Private group 2 pax: 180 USD/1 person

Private group 3-4 pax: 163 USD/1 person

Private group 5-6 pax: 150 USD/1 person

Private group from 7 pax: 144 USD/1 person

Single room:  +52 USD

4 Star hotel package
Private group 2 pax: 220 USD/1 person

Private group 3-4 pax: 203 USD/1 person

Private group 5-6 pax: 190 USD/1 person

Private group from 7 pax: 184 USD/1 person

Single room:  +92 USD

 

Day 1: Hanoi – Sapa – Cat Cat (-/L/D)

06h30: Free pick up at your hotel in the Old Quarter of Hanoi and transfer to Sapa Express Bus.

07h00: Start departure to Sapa. The tour guide will explain to you about the trip and Sapa. Then you will be served mineral water and some snacks.

Along the way, you will have chance to contemplate the beauty of northwest mountains that terraced fields are sparkling in sunlight or dim in thick fog. Have a short break for 30 minutes then continue the trip to Sapa.

12h30: Arrive in Sapa, check in hotel and have lunch.

Afternoon: start trekking to Cat Cat Village, about 45 minutes walking from Sapa, this is the village of Black H’Mong hill tribe. The village is on the slope of the hill and easy walking, rice and corn are grown here.

Visiting Cat Cat village, you will have a chance to visit a big waterfall on the stream and the old Hydro Electric Power Station built by French people. That is the image of young women sitting by looms with colorful pieces of brocade decorated with designs of flowers and birds. When these pieces of brocade are finished, they are dyed and embroidered with beautiful designs. A note worthy is that H’Mong women use indigo plants and leaves to dye these brocade fabrics. And then they roll around and smooth section of wood covered with wax on fabrics to polish them, making their colors durable.

Evening: After dinner, you are free to explore the charm of Sapa by night, enjoy roasted corn, baked eggs beside charcoal fire or go shopping. Especially on Saturday night, we highly recommend a stop at the Love Market which is one of unique cultures of ethnic minorities HMong, Dzao in Lao Cai in particular and North West of Vietnam in general.

Dinner and overnight at hotel in Sapa.

Day 2: Trekking Lao Chai and Ta Van villages – Sapa (B/L/D)

09h00: After breakfast, we start first 6km of walking down to the south east of Sapa along the side of Muong Hoa valley to Y Linh Ho village of Black H’mong people. Continue a 2km trekking down to Lao Chai village. 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 Giay 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 Giay 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 terrace 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 before coming back to Sapa by bus.

Afternoon: free time at leisure for shopping or visiting Sapa town on your own.

Dinner and overnight at hotel in Sapa

Day 3: Ma Tra – Ta Phin – Sapa – Hanoi (B/L/-)

5km by car or jeep before taking a trail along local paths and through rice fields to the Black H’mong Village of Ma Tra. During the day, you will also be able to visit a local school.

After lunch, we continue walking through beautiful scenery to the Red Dao village of Ta Phin. There is plenty of time to walk around the village and soak up the atmosphere. You will enjoy walking among local people. The trip also offers you the opportunity to visit some local houses as well as visit the local caves.

14h00: Our bus will take you from Taphin village to Sapa.

16h00: It‘s time to say “Good bye Sapa!” and get back to Hanoi.

21h30: Arrive in Ha Noi.

End of services

The price includes:

All meals as mentioned in the program (B: breakfast, L: Lunch, D: dinner).

Bus transfers Hanoi – Sapa – Hanoi on Noble Limousine 28 seats (with air-conditi oner, travel blanket, pillow).

Free wifi, water, wet tissue, bread, snack on Sapa Express Bus.

Welcome drink (tea coffee), candy at our office.

English speaking tour guide during visits.

All entrance fees as program.

All transportations needed (from villages to Sapa).

Accommodation at hotel (02pax/room).

The price does not include:

Personal expenses (souvenir, tips, drinks….).

VAT tax (10%).

Insurance, visa…

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