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Highlights Of Sapa
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Tour code: SPC-02  
Duration: 3 days/ 4 nights
Departure: Every evening from Hanoi
Pick up: At your hotel in Hanoi
Grade: Easy
 
  Description  
Highlights of Sapa brings most of Sapa’s natural wanders to your holidays. You will enjoy much the natural beauty and magnificent landscapes while paying visit to Sapa’s most beautiful wonders, meeting tribal peoples, witnessing unique ways of life.  
   
     
  ITINERARY  
 
Night 1: Take overnight train from Hanoi to Lao Cai

Please, be ready at your hotel lobby at 20.00 for a short transfer to Hanoi railways station for taking the overnight train (first class 4 beds cabin with air-condition) which arrive in Lao Cai city, near the Chinese border next morning.
 
     
  Day 1 // Lao Cai // Sapa and Surrounding  
  The train arrives at Lao Cai station early at about 06.00, meet your guide and driver as you check out and an hour transfer uphill the Hoang Lien Son mountains to Sa Pa. Great views of valleys and terraced rice fields along the way.
After Breakfast your guide will show you around for a brief introduction of this charming town. At the market, ethnic minority people of different groups wearing their traditional costumes made by themselves comes every day selling local products includes vegetable, bamboo shoot, mushroom, medicinal herbs and souvenirs…there are chances for making acquaintance and taking photos.
Later you will follow the footsteps uphill to the top of Ham Rong Mountain for over viewing beautiful scenery of the town and surrounding area, paying visit to an orchard garden and a mini museum which tells you a lot about ethnic minority people living in Sa Pa and the northwest region. The rest hours is at your leisure.
 
 
  • Breakfast and Lunch included, Dinner on your own  
  • Accommodation: Hotel in Sapa  
 
  Day 2 // Visit Ta Phin Valley // Silver Waterfall // Tram Ton Pass  
  Today morning, you will visit Ta Phin commune 14 km southeast of Sapa town. Located in a large valley, surrounded by high mountains, which covered by pine trees and forest, Ta Phin Commune is home to the Red Zao and Black H’mong ethnic. Although living close to each other for years, these two ethnic peoples are very different: The H’mong are cheerful and open minded while the Red Zao are economical and reserved…
Taking a short drive to the center of the valley, you will enjoy an easy walk following village path around the valley, paying visit to H’mong hamlets scattering from the bottom of the valley to higher mountain slopes. From high elevation, great view of the valley stretching under your foot. Continue your walk to the Red Zao village in which you will meet groups of women making handicrafts includes embroidered clothes, handbags… Transfer back to Sapa for Lunch and noon break.
Afternoon, you will be picked up at about 14.00 and then drive up hill to see the famous Silver Waterfall and then onto Tram Ton, the highest mountain pass in Vietnam at 1,800 m above sea level for enjoying the magnificence of Hoang Lien Son Mountain Range as well as over viewing spectacular landscapes of the whole area, stretching endlessly. Transfer back to Sapa and relax.
 
 
  • Breakfast and Lunch included, Dinner on your own  
• Accommodation: Hotel in Sapa
 
  Day 3 // Tribal Villages visiting in Muong Hoa Valley // Night train to Hanoi  
  Today you will spend the whole day exploring the spectacular Muong Hoa, famed as the most beautiful valley in the region. A Jeep will take us out of the town, following the only road built on the side of a mountain range, looking down the valley, over viewing magnificent landscapes composed of high mountains, deep valleys, and stream of water winding, waterfalls and terraced rice paddies…Many time, leaving the main road, you will visit tribal villages such as Ta Van of the Zay, Su Pan of the Black H’mong, Ban Ho of the Tay…there are chances for meeting and contacting locals at home and at works.
Leaving Ban Ho in late afternoon for journey back to Sapa, you have an hour for shower and packing before transfer down hill to Lao Cai station for taking the night train to Hanoi which arrives in Hanoi early at 05.30 to 06.00 next morning.
 
 
  • Breakfast and Lunch included, Dinner on your own  
• Overnight train in first class 4 beds cabin with air-conditioning
 
  Tour Price per person in US Dollars  
 
 
Group size 2 persons 3-6 persons 7-10 persons Single Surcharge
Standard hotel 229 197 175 25
Superior hotel 255 223 207 45
Upgrade 2 beds cabin 75 75 75  
Chidren Policy Under 6 free, from 7 to 11 charge 75 %, 12 years and above pay for adult price
 
     
  Tour price includes  
  • Transfer with private car as indicated in day by day itinerary.
• Return overnight train basing on first class 4 beds or 2 beds cabin with air-con as you choose.
• Accommodation: 2 nights double or twin shared hotel room in Sapa as one of above class you choose.
• All meals as listed in day by day itinerary.
• Visiting fee, tax and service charge
• Local English speaking tour guide.
 
 
  Tour price excludes  
  • Meals not indicated in day by day itinerary.
• Drinks and personal expenses.
Contact us to book this tour  
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