Day 1: Hanoi – Highway – Lao Cai City – Sapa Town – Cat Cat & Sin Chai Village 06.30 – 07.00 Pick-up at hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter and start the scenic, 5 hours drive to Sapa. Enjoy the landscape of the Red River country side and have a short break on the way. 13.30 Walking to ancient church. Visit the central market to experience the unique mountainous Vietnam market. Having lunch in a chic restaurant in Sapa. 14.30 Trekking downward Muong Hoa valley to Cat Cat village, discover the daily life of Black Hmong tribe. Continue to the beautiful waterfall then walk back to Sapa town. Dinner and overnight in Sapa.
Day 2: Sapa – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van Enjoy your breakfast then check out of the room, the we will walk from Sapa towards Muong Hoa valley where we can admire magnificent landscapes and trek on a small trails going to Y Linh Ho village (with Black H’mong tribe). Trek through lush rice – terraces towards Lao Chai village, enjoy delicious lunch in the local house nearby Muong Hoa river, experiencing Black H’mong people’s daily life and traditional culture. Next cross suspension bridges as you walk through Lao Chai village to Ta Van village inhabited by Dzay minorities exhibiting strong Chinese culture. Back to Sapa town at 15.00. 16.00 Get on the bus back to Hanoi. Arrive in Hanoi at 22.00. End of the tour.