Day 1: Hanoi – Lao Cai (Night train)
Pm:20h00: we pick you up from your hotel by private coach to Hanoi Railway Station to catch a night train to Lao Cai.
Day 2: Lao Cai – Sapa - Cat Cat Village – Sapa (B, L, D)
6h00 – Arrival in Lao Cai Station, be picked up by your driver and join a bus transfer to your Hotel.
9h00 – we start hiking down to the bottom of MuongHoa valley to visit Cat Cat Village of Black H’mong People. Keep hiking further to Sin Chai village (Black H’mong). We will see an interesting waterfall (quick swim is an optional choice) at the end of the hiking trails before returning to the town (12h00) for lunch at a local restaurant. We will see an interesting waterfall (quick swim is an optional choice) at the end of the hiking trails before returning to the town (12h00) for lunch at a local restaurant.
Pm: After lunch, we climb up to well-known Sapa Garden to enjoy fascinating scenery over the French built Sapa town. Walking back to your hotel and relax at sunset time (16h00), or you can find some popular local food massage.
Dinner and overnight in your hotel.
Day 3: Sapa - Lao Chai-Ta Van-Sapa – Lao Cai (B, L)
Am: We trek along a mountain loop, from another side of the town, down to Lao Chai valley for other magnificent landscapes, before reaching a local family on MuongHoa stream bank for lunch.
Pm:Keep hiking through lush rice-terraces towards Lao Chao village to experience daily life and tradition of Red Dao people in Ta Van village
17h00 - Join a sharing transfer down to Lao Cai City for the night train back to Hanoi. You will arrive in Hanoi around 5h00 in the next morning, we pick you up from Hanoi train station and transfer back to your hotel in the old quarter to have shower and breakfast. Trip ends.
Our price includes:
Transfer to/from Hanoi train station
Train tickets to/from Lao Cai
Sharing transfer from/to Lao Cai train station
Private car pick up from Lao Chai to Sapa
English speaking guide