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- Day 1: Hanoi - Lao Cai (Wednesday)
At 21:00 Pick up by taxi at your hotel and residence in Hanoi and transfer to the Hanoi train station to board night train to Lao Cai. Stay overnight on the train.
- Day 2: Lao Cai - Sapa (Thursday)
The train arrives in Lao Cai at 05:00 am. Drive uphill to Sapa. At an elevation of 1,500 meters, Sapa is the former hill retreat for French administrators when the heat in plain became unbearable. The remoteness and simple lifestyle of ethnic minorities are a highlight of Sapa although conditions are very basic. After checking into hotel we can soak up the fresh climate as much as we want by spending time to wander around. The ethnic people are frequently seen in this hill town and small vendors along the street sell local textiles and handicraft. In the afternoon, we trek to Cat Cat village (2 km from Sapa town) where you will visit the village of Black H’mong hill tribes. Enjoy the beautiful landscapes of Sapa Valley. Back to hotel.
Meals: Breakfast at local restaurant in Sapa
- Day 3: Sapa Trekking (Friday)
Morning trek to Lao Chai and Ta Van villages. Enjoy the breath-taking landscapes. Touring the villages and car will transfer you back to the hotel. Overnight in Sapa
- Day 4: Sapa - Lao Cai - Hanoi (Saturday)
Check-out and have breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Lao Cai to take day train back to Hanoi (The train will leave Lao Cai at 10:20 AM)
Upon arrival in Hanoi at about 08:30 AM on, you will arrange transportation by your selves back to your hotel.
Accommodation (double/twin sharing)
Private pick up and transfer (A/C van)
English/French speaking local tour guide
Meals specified in tour program
Return train tickets (Hanoi - Sapa - Hanoi)
Sightseeing tours per program
All entrance, permission and visiting fees
Meals which do not specify in the program
Personal travel insurance
All personal expenses
All gratuities and tips to driver and tour guide