Lao Chai village: Located 7 Kms from Sapa, it is quite approachable from Sapa for a travllers who do not have much time. In this village which you will have a welcome feeling at any house of the hospitable people there. You can interact them, learn about their culture and customs. Ta Van is located in the northern province of Lao Cai, about 5 kilometres from Sapa, at an altitude of 1, 816 meters. This province borders the province of Yunnan in south-west China, and the indigenous people here share many cultural features with their Chinese neighbours.
Night 1: Hanoi - Lao Cai
Our private car comes to pick you up from your hotel then transfer to Ha Noi Railway Station and catch the night train to Lao Cai (soft sleeper with airconditioning). Overnight on train.
Day 1: Sapa - Y Ling Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van
Arrive in Lao Cai station early in the morning. Our bus and tour guide pick up and transfer to Sapa town. Check in hotel (if room available) and have breakfast. Start trekking to Muong Hoa valley to visit 3 villages of the H’mong and the Dzay.(Y Ling Ho, Lao Chai & Ta Van). Lunch at a family of the Dzay minority. Car back to Sapa in the afternoon. Overnight in hotel.
Day 2: Sapa - Cat Cat - Sin Chai
A walk to Cat Cat and Sin Chai village to visit the H’mong. The hydro electric power station built by French people and silver waterfall. Walk back to Sapa and free explore the town. In late afternoon,get on the bus to Lao Cai station for the night train to Hanoi.
Day 3: Hanoi - Arrival
Arrive in Hanoi next day early morning,taxi to hotel on your own. Tour ends
3 - 4 Pax
5 - 6 Pax
Accommodation (double or twin sharing) in places as indicated in program
Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B - breakfast, L - lunch, D - dinner)
All transportation as indicated in program
All guided sightseeing fees as per itinerary
English speaking tour guide at places as indicated in program
Train ticket Hanoi – Lao Cai – Hanoi (4 berth cabin, A/C)
Visa fee to Vietnam
Personal expenses such as shopping, telephone, laundry and bar bills etc.
Other meals, drinks and personal expenses
Late check out & early check in for all accommodation at the places (Normaly check in: at 14:00 PM and check out at 12:00 PM)
All other services are not made on the written form