Tour Code : SPDT- 03 :SAPA - LAO CHAI - TAVAN - GIANG TA CHAI - CATCAT VILLAGES
(3 days/ 4 nights)Everyday departure by night train (Sleep one night village & one night in hotel)
Night 1 :
8h30pm Sapatours 's taxi take you from your hotel in Hanoi to Hanoi Railway Station for the night train at at 9:15 PM to get to Laocai Station. Sleep on the train.(4 people/cabin or 2 people/cabin on request).
Day 1 :Arrive Sapa - Muonghoa village - Laochai -Tavan ( 5 hours trekking, 14 km, 3 villages)(B,L,D)
06:00 - Arrive at Lao Cai train station. Welcome by your local guide and driver. Transfer to your Sapa for breakfast & relax. Take a jeep ride for the first part and go down hill to the valley to Muong Hoa valley to visit 2 villages of the H'mong and the Dzay.(Lao chai village and Tavan village) Lunch at a family of the Dzay minority – Homestay
Day 2 : Visit Ta Van Village - Giang Ta Chai Village - Sapa (5 hours trekking, 14 km, 2 villages)(B,L,D)
Get up early in the morning for fresh atmosphere in the countryside. Breakfast and continue for the next village of the Red Dzao minority (GiangTaChai village). Visit silver waterfall and a nice rattan bridge. Cross the river and go up to the mountain for SuPan village and then take a jeep back to Sapa. Check in hotel.
Day 3: Sapa - Cat Cat village - Hanoi ( 2 hours trekking, 1 villages. ) ( night train ) (B,L)
Breakfast, visit village of the black H'mong (Catcat), walk around visiting people in the village and the hydroelectric power station built by the French in the old days. Back town have lunch and check out hotel, free to explore the town until take bus to get to Laocai Station for the night train back to Hanoi.(air-con. berth). The end of the tour at 5 AM.
- Train tickets 2 ways (soft sleepers, aircondition cabin 04 berth)
- Tranport by bus Laocai - Sapa, Sapa - Laocai.
- Accomodation at local people house
- All meals as dedicated itineary
- Permission fees to sleep in village
- English speaking guide.
- Jeep go and back as timetable. (Motorbike for group of 1 person)
Insurance, Drinks, Phone calls and other private expenses