With this interesting route, visiting Ban Ho, Thanh Phu village, Lao Chai Ta Van villages, home stay for life experience A former French hill station, located in the middle of the break taking landscapes in the north of Vietnam, Sapa is one of the most wonderful places in Asia and is a magical combination of landscapes, ethnic cultures and bracing mountain air. There are excellent areas for hiking through lush mountain valleys to the remote villages of different minorities, including the Black H’mong and the Red Dzao… Laochai – TaVan – BanHo – Thanh Phu with 10 villages of 5 different minorities


Brief Itinerary:
Night 1: Hanoi –LaoCai
Day 1: LaoCai -Sapa – Lao Chai - Tavan
Day 2: TaVan -Ban Ho
Day 3: BanHo -Thanh Phu
Day 4: Thanh Phu - Sapa
Day 5: Cat cat– LaoCai and back to Hanoi

Detailed Itinerary:

Night 1: Guide and driver pick you up at your hotel and transfer to the Ha Noi Train Station to get the night train to Lao Cai station.
Meal: N/A
Accommodation: On Train

Day 1: Laocai -Sapa - Laochai - Tavan (4 hours trekking, 14 km, 2 villages)
Welcome you at LaoCai Station in the early morning. Arrive at Sapa round 8:00 AM; Breakfast start at 10h30am to get to Lao Chai village. Enjoy the overall pictures of the villages among terraces. Visit the H'Mong living in wooden and bamboo houses. Continue going to Ta Van village to visit the Dzay minority.
Meals: Breakfast, Picnic Lunch, Dinner.
Accommodation: Home stay at Ta Van village

Day 2: TaVan -Ban Ho (7 hours trekking, 18 km, 3 villages)
Breakfast with the local family and then get to a village located at the foot of HoangLienSon range via bamboo forests. Visit a waterfall and a rattan bridge. After visiting Giang Ta Chai village, get down to the river, cross it and keep going to SuPan village for 2 minorities - The H'mong and the Red Dzao.Get off the road to go downhill to BanHo village.
Meals: Breakfast, Picnic Lunch, Dinner.
Accommodation: Home stay at Ban Ho village

Day 3: BanHo - Thanh Phu (7 hours trekking, 15 km, 3 villages)
Get up early in the morning for fresh air and peaceful daily life of the people. Breakfast and leave the village for a hard day. Walk uphill to a smallest and almost untouched village of the Red Dzao (Namtoong). Go further to another village on the same side of the mountain range to see the XaPho ethnic group in NamKen. Get down to the river and go up to MiSon to visit the XaPho again. Spend the night in ThanhPhu village at a Tay family.
Meals: Breakfast, Picnic Lunch, Dinner.
Accommodation: Home stay at Thanh Phu village

Day 4: Thanh Phu - Sapa (12 km with 4 hours trekking and 23 km by jeep)
Have breakfast at ThanhPhu village. Walk back to SuPan village where driver wait and take you back to Sapa. On the way back, visit the ancient stone circle (stones decorated with ancient carvings which are said to have described the life of the people lost in the mists of prehistory) Check in hotel.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.
Accommodation: Hotel in Sapa

Day 5: Cat cat - Laocai and back to Hanoi
Breakfast, visit village of the black H'Mong (Cat Cat), walk around visiting people in the village and the hydroelectric power station built by the French in the old days. Back town have lunch and check out hotel, free to explore the town until take bus to get to LaoCai Station for the night train back to Hanoi.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: On Train

Day 6: Hanoi Arrival
Finish your Sapa tours with us in Hanoi train station. Our guide will pick you up for next tour or taxi by yourself to hotel

*Trip Includes:

  • Private car pick up from your hotel to Hanoi train station.
  • Train Ticket Hanoi – Lao Cai – Hanoi
  • Cabin: 04 berths cabinet, A/C, Wooden inside, Soft sleeper)
  • Local English speaking guide, Other languages upon your request
  • Twin /Double sharing Room at hotel in Sapa
  • Meal as mentioned in program
  • Sightseeing fees
  • Purified water and wet towel
  • Transportation as program
  • Taxes

*Trip Excludes:

  • Insurance
  • Personal expense (drinks, telephone…)
  • Tips and gratuities