Villages in Sapa, Northern, Vietnam
Tour price: Contact us
An English speaking guide will collect you from your hotel in Hanoi and take you to Hanoi Train Station for the 21:55 overnight train to Lao Cai.
Sapa – Thanh Phu – Sin Chai (B/L/D)
You will arrive at Lao Cai Train Station at around 06:00, and your tour guide will be waiting for you. From here, you will drive to Sapa for breakfast in a local restaurant. You will spend the rest of the day hiking in the remote and beautiful areas of Sapa, discovering the traditional cultures that have remained the same for generations. You will take in the beautiful sights of Ban Ho Valley before travelling to Thanh Phu Bridge for a scenic trek along the Ngoi Bo River and up to the Muong Hoa Valley. You will stop in the Black Hmong village of Lao Cai and the Dzay village of Ta Van where the people will be happy to share stories of their culture with you. You will reach your final destination for the day, Sin Chai Village, late in the afternoon. You will spend the evening socialising with the locals and stay overnight with a local Red Dao family.
5 hours walking
Sin Chai – Nam Toong – Sapa (B/L/D)
After breakfast at the homestay, you will trek downhill to another Red Dao village, Nam Toong. In the afternoon, you will cross the river to reach Ban Ho Village. You can spend some time meeting the Tay community, and if the weather is hot, you can take a swim. You will be collected by your driver who will take you to Lao Cai for the night train back to Hanoi.
Tour price includes:
+ English speaking guide
+ All transportation and transfers
+ Train tickets
+ Meals as indication
+ Entrance fees and permits where applicable
+ Bottle of water on coach/trek
Tour price excludes :
+ Pre & Post trip accommodation
+ Personal expenses
+ Tips and expenses
+ Travel insurance
What to take:
+ Pack essentials, including light comfortable clothes suitable for outdoor activities, comfortable walking shoes. Take a small day pack for hiking and trekking.
+ It is essential to bring your passport on this trip. We also recommend packing: insect repellent, sun cream, raincoat and sun hat, towels, toiletries, flash lights, sunglasses & hat with shade...