Day 1: Hanoi - Sapa by bus with a short trek Cat Cat Village (L, D)
Pass By: Cat Cat village, Sapa 330000 Vietnam
6.30 – 7.00: Pick up from your hotel/accommodation in Hanoi Old Quarter, transfer to big bus and depart for Sapa Town.
9.30: Follow the highway to Lao Cai city with the first comfort break
11.00: Second comfort break at Lao Cai city before approaching Sapa.
13.00: Arrive Sapa Town with colorful traditional costumes of H’Mong, Dzao, Tay ethnic People. And Waiting about 30min at the bus station for the tour guide & driver pick up you to Hotel.
Welcome drink and itinerary briefing, enjoy the lunch with local Vietnamese dishes
Trekking distance is about 3,5 kms and it lasts for 2 hours
14.30: A short drive to the gate of Cat Cat Village which is home of Black H’mong ethnic people and is located near the bottom of a deep valley at the foot of Fansipan Peak. Our local guide will show you the daily life activities of the locals, trek down to the valley bottom to the waterfall where the French built a Hydraulic Power Station, stop for photo with bridge and waterfall then you will walk uphill for bus to pick up to get back to Sapa in the afternoon.
16.30: Come back to Sapa Town. Have dinner and overnight in hotel with night activities.
Meals included: Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation included: 3 Star Hotel, Sapa Town
Day 2: Long trek Sa Pa - Y Linh Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van Village (B, L,D)
Pass By: Y Linh Ho, Lao Chai Tl152, Sapa 290000 Vietnam
8.30: Have breakfast at hotel in Sa Pa town, check out your hotel and start a new day with more interesting trek.
Trekking distance is about 12 kms and it lasts for 4 hours
10.30: A short drive to Y Linh Ho then trek through the rice terraces and along Muong Hoa Stream to the Black Hmong village of Lao Chai to see the spectacular landscape of Hoang Lien Son Mountain.
12.00 – 13.30: Welcome drink at Bungalow, have lunch with delicious Vietnamese dishes made by family. You approach Ta Van Village where Dzay Ethnic People inhabits in late afternoon.
14.30: Check in bungalow; get to know the family of Dzay People. Spend time to enjoy the mountain life on Sunset. You may attend cooking local dishes with the family and enjoy dinner in peace.
In the evening, you can join the local bar nearby with music and socialize with other tourists then overnight at Bungalow in Ta Van Village.
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation included: Bungalow
Day 3: Ta Van - Giang Ta Chai - Sapa - Ha Noi (B, L)
Pass By: Giang Ta Chai Village, Ta Van Commune, Sapa 008420 Vietnam
8.00: Have breakfast prepared by the family and start a new day with more interesting trek.
8.45: Keep walking to the rice paddies where you have a nice photo session of the amazing surrounding
landscapes; a trek through the bamboo forest; stop to have a panorama view of Giang Ta Chai village – home of red Dzao People.
Trekking distance is about 3 kms and it lasts for 3.5 hours
11.00: Trek through the Giang Ta Chai Bridge to main road, bus picks you up to come back Sapa Town.
13.30 - 14.45: Relax and leisure on your own, have shower in the public bathroom in the hotel if you want.
14.45 - 15.00: Meet all group members at hotel to get ready for Hanoi.
15.30: Get on bus to go back to Hanoi with two comfort breaks.
21.15- 21.30: Arrive Hanoi Old Quarter. Trip ends.
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.