Sapa is a small Townville in the North-West of Vietnam. This town brings you amazing experiences of wonderful scenery of terraced fields, getting to know authentic ethnic people, enjoy Love Market and many more things that lead you from surprise to surprise. Sapa tour by bus is the most convenient way and safe from Hanoi nowadays with a newly opened highway from Hanoi to Lao Cai.
Warm clothes, scarf, hat, cap because the weather in Sapa is pretty unpredictable. It is normally cold in September, October, November, December, January, February and March
Due to the altitude of Sapa, it is sometimes foggy in December, January, February, and March.
Trekking shoes, sunglasses, sun cream, insect repellent are also necessary. You should take cash with you in Vietnam Dong because the banking system in Sapa sometimes doesn’t function well. US Dollar. Euro. Australia Dollar is accepted in Sapa.
You should take medicine with you in case you get sick (there are some pharmacies in Sapa but it’s limited in stock)
In day 2, if you do not want to attend the long trek Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van. our tour leader will help you visit another place. All tickets and transportation fees are paid by you.
Old people should not attend the long trek (9 km) due to its challenge and danger in case of rain
Handicapped people and children under 6 years old shouldn’t attend trekking.
6:30 – 7:00 The tour guide picks you up from your hotel, get on the sleeping bus and depart for Sapa.
9:30 Follow the highway to Lao Cai city and stop for the first comfort break.
11:00 Take the second comfort break at Lao Cai city then approaching Sapa.
13:00 Arrive at Sapa Town. Enjoy the lunch with local Vietnamese dishes, check-in procedures.
14:30 The bus takes you to the gate of Cat Cat village which is home to Black H’mong ethnic people. Our local guide will show you the daily life of the locals: Stop for photos with the bridge and the waterfall then you will walk uphill for bus to pick up to get back to Sapa in the afternoon.
Trekking distance is about 2.5 km and it lasts for 2 hours.
17:00 Come back to Sapa Town. Have dinner and overnight in the hotel with night activities.
7:00 – 8:00 Have breakfast at the hotel, check out the room and prepare light pack for trekking.
8:00 Take the bus to Y Linh Ho then trek through the rice terraces and go along Muong Hoa Stream to the Black Hmong village of Lao Chai to view the outstanding landscape of Hoang Lien Son Mountain then heading to Ta Van village – home of Dzay ethnic people.
Trekking distance is about 9 kms and it lasts for 3.5 hours.
11:30 The bus picks you up at Ta Van Bridge to Sapa.
12:30 -13:30 Have lunch in the hotel.
13:30 -14:45 Relax for a while.
14:45 -15:00 Meet all group members at hotel to get ready for Hanoi.
15:00 Get on bus to go back to Hanoi with two comfort breaks.
21:00 Arrive at the hotel in Hanoi. Trip ends.
Children under 5 years old will be free of charge (maximum is 1 child per room, sharing a bed with parents).
Children from 5 to under 9 years old are charged 75% the adult tour price (sharing room with parents).
Children from 9 years old and above will be charged as an adult (100% tour price).
Cancelation made more than 1 day before the tour departure date, no charge is applied.
If cancelation made within 1 day to the tour departure date or in case of no-show the full booking cost will be charged.