Sapa Ethnic Villages

  • Located at 1650 m above sea level in Vietnam's remote northwest mountains. Going to Sapa by train or by bus to enjoy mountainous, fresh air and discover the life of ethnic people there is so unique.

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Basic Sapa

Day 1: Night train to Sapa. Sleep on the train

Day 2: Arrive to Lao Cai in the early morning. Pick up at Lao Cai train station and transfer to the hotel in Sapa. Free time to visit Sapa town. Accommodation in the hotel in Sapa.

Day 3: Free day until the time to go to Lao Cai train station and take the night train back to Hanoi. Sleep on the train

Day 4: Arrive to Hanoi in the early morning. Finish the trip.

Schedule: Daily

Including: Air-con soft berth Hanoi-Lao Cai and Lao Cai-Hanoi, transfers indicated in the program, 1 breakfast.

Not including: Drinks, other services not indicated

Type of service: Sharing service/ Private

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Sapa and Bac Ha Market

Day 1: Transfer to Hanoi train station and take the night train to Lao Cai. Sleep on the train.

Day 2: Arrive to Lao Cai train station and transfer to the hotel in Sapa. We can leave the luggage at the reception of the hotel and go out for breakfast before the short trek. The trek takes around 4 hours through Lao Chai and Ta Van villages where the ethnic H’mong & Red Dzao people live and you can see how the life of the ethnic people there. Return to Sapa town. Accommodation in the hotel.

Day 3: Transfer by road from Sapa to Bac Ha  for joining the ethnic Sunday market where the ethnic groups from other villages reunites for selling necessary products for daily life wearing colorful dress. Free time to walk around Bac Ha town in the afternoon until the transfer time to Lao Cai train station. Take the night train back to Hanoi. Sleep on the train.

Day 4: Arrive to Hanoi early in the morning. Transfer to the hotel. End of trip.

Schedule: Every Friday

Including: Air-con soft berth Hanoi-Lao Cai and Lao Cai-Hanoi, transfers indicated in the program, 1 breakfast.

Not including: Drinks, other services not indicated

Type of service: Sharing service/ Private

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Sapa Trekking

Day 1: Pick up at the hotel around 20:00 and transfer to the train station and take the night train to Lao Cai. Sleep on the train

Day 2: Arrive to Lao Cai train station and transfer to Sapa. Check in the hotel ( check in time is at 12:00) and start the trek in ethnic Lao Chai and Ta Van villages. You will meet some different minority people of H’mong, Zay, Red Dzao in their own typical dress. Return to Sapa town and free time. Accommodation in the hotel.

Day 3: Breakfast in the hotel and start to leave the hotel for Ta Phin where Red Dzao ethnic people live. Do a short trek along the village and move to Lao Cai train station. Take the night train back to Hanoi.

Day 4: Arrive to Hanoi. Finish the trip.

Schedule: Daily

Including: Air-con soft berth Hanoi-Lao Cai and Lao Cai-Hanoi, transfers indicated in the program, 1 breakfast.

Not including: Drinks, other services not indicated

Type of service: Sharing service/ Private