Day 1: Arrival in Hanoi (-)
Upon arrival, you will be picked up taken to our office, where you can leave your luggage.
Free time to visit Hanoi on your own until you are taken to Hanoi station. You will take the night train to Lao Cai (air-conditioned cabin shared by 4 persons, soft beds).
Day 2: Lao Cai – Sapa (B, L, D)
Early morning arrival in Lao Cai. A bus will pick you up for a 38-km drive to Sapa.
Breakfast at your hotel before hitting the road to visit Sapa and the surroundings: Cat Cat Village, Cat Cat Waterfall, an old hydroelectric factory, and a local Black H’Mong family.
Back to town and lunch at a local restaurant.
In the afternoon, visit to Ham Rong Mountain, where you will have an astounding view of the town of Sapa and Mount Fansipan.
Later, you will see a traditional show performed by local minorities.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Sapa – Lao Cai – Night Train to Hanoi (B, L, D)
Today, we will take a footpath to trek on the rim of the deep valley of Muong Hoa. During the trek, you will have the opportunity to see the most enchanting rice terraces of the area while also having the chance to meet the H’Mong hill tribes of Lao Chai Village and the Dzay hill tribes of Ta Van Village.
Right after, we will have lunch before being picked up by our bus to head back to Sapa.
Free time for the rest of the day before heading to Lao Cai station. You will take your night train to return to Hanoi (air-conditioned cabin shared by 4 people, soft beds).
Day 4: Hanoi – Departure (B)
Arrival early in the morning. Check-in at a small guesthouse near the train station for a nap and free time until being picked up and transported to the airport for your departure flight.
End of the tour.