Day 1: Ha Noi – Lao cai
20 : 00 pm – Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi and transfer to Hanoi railway station for boarding the Express Train to Laocai. Overnight in an air-conditioned soft sleeper wooden cabin (4pax/cabin or 2pax/cabin on request).
Day 2: Laocai – Sapa – TaVan: 5 hours trekking, 14 km, 3 villages
6 : 00 am – Arrive at Laocai train station. Welcome by your local guide and driver. Transfer to your hotel in Sapa for breakfast and relaxation. Take a jeep ride into the valley. Cross Muong Hoa River to visit 3 mountainside villages of the H’mong and Dzay peoples. Picnic lunch en route. Dinner and home stay in TaVan village.
Day 3: Ta Van – Ban Ho 7 hours trekking, 18 km, 3 villages.
You will eat your breakfast with the local family and th en get to a village located at the foot of Hoang Lien Son range via bamboo forests .Then we will ta ke you to visit a waterfall and a rattan bridge. After visiting Giang ta chai village, you will get dow n to the river, cross it and keep going to SuPan village for 2 minorities – The H’mong and the Red Dzao. .You w ill get off the road to go downhill to BanHo village. Staying a night at Ban Ho with a Tay family who have h ouses on stilts. Your picnic lunch en route. End of the day, and you will hav e dinner and home stay with a Tay family in Ban Ho village .
Day 4: Ban Ho – Sapa 3 hours trekking of 7 km and 23 km by jeep.
You will eat your breakfast with the family, then leaving the village to see a spectacular waterfall discovered by the French. I am pretty sure that you will e njoy the view, go swimming in the crystal-clear water and return to Ban Ho to visit the people in the v illage. It ‘ s time to Say goodbye to the family and return to the main road to take a jeep back to Sapa. Then you will have your lunch en route and your dinner at a local restaurant. Finally, staying an overni ght at your chosen hotel in Sapa.
Day 5: Sapa – Lao Cai – Ha Noi
You will have your breakfast at the hotel. At leisure in the morning. Then you will check out of hotel at noon. Lunch on guest ’ s account. You will be free until transfer to Lao cai train station for boarding the Express to Hanoi (20:15 – 5:00). Finally, it ’ s the end of services. Finish your Sapa – Ta Van – Ban Ho 5 days tour.
|Grade tour||Price per person in US$||Single
|2 pax||3 – 4 pax||5 – 7 pax||8 – 10 pax|
Tour price includes :
- Pick ups, transfer & sightseeing as per program by A/c private Russian jeep or minibus
- Full meals as per the tour program (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
- English/French-speaking guide
- Entrance fees
- 2 nights’ home stay arrangements
- 1 night’s hotel accommodation based on Twin/double room share
- Train tickets: Hanoi – Laocai – Hanoi (soft sleeper with air-conditioning)
Tour price excludes :
- Travel Insurance
- Drinks & other meals not mentioned in the program
- Personal expense