SAPA HIGHLIGHTS 3D2N BY BUS
Lao Chai - Ta Van village is 7 km far from the centre town where ethnic minority communities are living. The tourist will enjoy marvelous panorama of the village with the fresh air, see terrace fields (Sapa’s terraced fields has been voted one of the world’s seven most beautiful and magnificent terraced fields in the world by US-based Travel & Leisure Magazine), you can also learn about their culture and customs.
Sapa is home to various families of flowers of captivating colours, which can be found nowhere else in the country. When Tet, the Lunar New Year Festival, comes, the whole township of Sapa is filled with the pink colour of peach blossom brought from the vast forests of peach just outside the town.
Sapa is regarded as the kingdom of orchids. Here, orchid lovers are even amazed by the choice, when trekking in the forest filled with several hundred kinds of orchids of brilliant colours and fantastic shapes, such as Orchid Princess, Orchid of My Fair Lady's Shoe. Some orchids are named after lovely singing birds such as the canary, salangane's nest, and more.
Sa Pa is a town in the Hoàng Liên Son Mountains of northwest Vietnam. Popular with trekkers, it overlooks the terraced rice fields of the Muong Hoa Valley, and is near the 3,143m-tall Fan Si Pan peak, climbable via a steep, multiday guided walk. H’mong, Tay and Dao hill tribes make up much of the local population
- Explore Ham Rong Mountain with unspoiled and spectacular scenery
- Discover the charm of Sapa town by night
- Trek to Cat Cat Village which is occupied by the Black H'mong tribe
- Visit Lao Chai - Ta Van Village
DAY 1: HANOI - SAPA - HAM RONG MOUNTAIN (L, D)
07:30. Our bus and tour guide will pick you up at the meeting point then depart to Sapa, following Noi Bai - Lao Cai highway. Along the way, you will enjoy by the beauty of northwest mountains, terraced fields are sparkling in sunlight or dim in thick fog. Stop and have a rest in 30 minutes.
12.00: Arrive in Sapa, check in hotel and have lunch.
13:00. You will explore Ham Rong Mountain with unspoiled and spectacular scenery. Here, you can enjoy many kinds of colorful flowers in Indochian Orchid Garden. Passing two Heaven Gates, visitors will reach the top of Ham Rong which is called Pitch Cloud and have a panoramic view of Sapa.
18:30. Dinner at local restaurant.
After dinner, you are free to explore the charm of Sapa by night, enjoy roasted corn, baked eggs beside charcoal fire or go shopping. Overnight at hotel in Sa Pa.
Ham Rong Mountain
DAY 2: CAT CAT VILLAGE - FREE TIME TO EXPLORE SAPA (B, L, D)
07:00.After breakfast, you start trekking to Cat Cat village which is occupied by the Black H’mong tribe. Here, you can see the hydroelectric power station which was built by the French in twentieth century.
You will experience the tribal way of life of ethnic minorities while enjoying wonderful views of the terraced rice paddy fields and the waterfall in Cat Cat village.
12:30. Back to Sapa for lunch.
14:00 Free time to relax, visit Sapa town, take photos, buy souvenirs or visit Love Waterfall...
18:00. Have dinner. Overnight at Sapa.
Cat Cat village
DAY 3: LAO CHAI - TA VAN VILLAGE - MUONG HOA VALLEY - HANOI (B, L)
08:00. After breakfast, the tourist will visit Lao Chai - Ta Van Village to understand more about ethnic minority communitie, enjoy imposing mountain scenery, terraced fields, marvellous nature.
10:30. Visit ancient sacred stones with big - small ones which have many unique images, secret sigh. See bridge which made by rattan like Muong Hoa stream.
13:00. Have lunch. Free time to relax.
15:00 It‘s time to say “Good bye Sa Pa!” and drive back to Hanoi. Along the way, once again you have a chance to enjoy the magical beauty of northwest mountains. Have dinner at Lao Cai City then continue the journey to Hanoi.
20:30. We arrive in Ha Noi. End of services - see you next time!
Ta Van Village
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***Rates are in
- Children under 5 years old are FOC.
- Children from 5 - 11 years old are charged at 75% based on adult rates.
- Children above 12 years old are charged at 100% based on adult rates.
- Car & Transportation
- Train ticket: Soft lay down cabin 6 berths sharing
- Accommodation at hotel (2 - 3 persons/room) or Homestay
- English speaking guide during the tour
- Meals as mentioned on itinerary (B: breakfast, L: lunch, D: dinner)
- Entrance fees
- Mineral Water
- Wet Tissue
Tour Price Excludes:
What To Bring:
- Appropriate clothing for the season
- Hat and sunscreen
- Comfortable clothing and footwear for walking
- Sense of fun and adventure
- Camera & Phone