3-Day/3-Night Excursion of Lao Cai and Sapa

From Hanoi: Lao Cai and Sapa 3-Day Tour

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3 days
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What You'll Do
  • Hang out with the locals in rural, peaceful Vietnamese villages
  • Hop-in a jeep and trek through Lao Cai's beautiful mountains
  • Explore serene villages like Supan and Tavan
Explore the most beautiful parts of rural Vietnam on this 3-day excursion of Lao Cai. From Hanoi, head toward Sapa to meet the local community. Hop-in a jeep and go to Tavan Village, then continue to Giang Ta Chai Village to see its powerful waterfall.
What to Expect
Take this adventure tour of Lao Cai to see the magnificent villages that dot this ancient Vietnamese region.

Hop-on board an overnight train from your Hanoi hotel and wake up at Lao Cai Station. Jump on a bus and head toward Sapa to see the village of the black H'mong. Mingle with the villagers and visit the hydroelectric power station that was built by the French. Continue toward Tavan Village and spend the night with a local Dzay family.

Wake up early to enjoy the daily activities of the villagers, then head toward Giang Ta Chai Village. Discover the Silver Waterfall and cross the Muong Hoa River to explore the Supan Village.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 : Lao Cai – Sapa - Lao Chai – Ta Van (B/L/D)
Pick-up from Lao cai train station. Get on the bus to continue to SaPa. After breakfast, take a short walk from Sapa to the Black H’mong village of Y Linh Ho and Lao Chai where you can see panoramas of the larger valley, paddy terraced fields and the H’mong village. Take a small path leading to the bottom of the valley, where some stalls serve tea and fruits; a perfect spot to take a rest and have lunch. After lunch you will visit the Zay people of Ta Van, which lies in the middle of the Muong Hoa valley. There you will stay overnight in local houses.

Day 2 : Giang Ta Chai – Sapa – Lao Cai - Hanoi
Next morning after having breakfast, the trek continues towards the Red Dao village in Giang Ta Chai. On the way you will trek up and downhill then through bamboo forest. The village of Giang Ta Chai is the next stop, which you will reach by following a path over a bridge. Lunch will be provided near a waterfall, just before arrival at the village.You will get back to Sapa town by car.
The bus will take you to LaoCai. Have dinner in a restaurant, and enjoy free time to go shopping before the night train back to Ha Noi.
What's Included
  • Round-trip train ticket
  • All bus transportation
  • All accommodation
  • All meals as noted in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees to the villages
  • English-speaking guide
What's Not Included
  • Insurance
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses
Cancellation Policy
Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund
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Product ID: 18013