1: Be escorted to the
railway station by HE staff for boarding the train to travel up Lao Cai
Day 1: Lao Cai - Sapa – Hill Tribe villages - Homestay (B/D)
5.00: Arrive at Lao Cai Train station in the early morning. Be picked up by your
tour guide and taken an 01hr drive to Sapa for breakfast and morning shower in
a local restaurant. Free time to visit Sapa town and market.
2.00pm: (4hr trekking) Visit Lao Chai Village – home of Black H’mong minority.
Trekking through Muong Hoa Valley with many beautiful sceneries along the
river, then reach Ta Van village to make friends with a Dzay family where your
dinner and homestay are served here.
Night 2: Homestay at Dzay family
Day 2: Tavan – Giang Ta Chai – Sapa – Lao Cai station (B)
Wake up with the locals in the sound of pigs, chickens and the family dogs. The
family is already on their feet preparing your breakfast. Farewell to the
family and trek through a bamboo forest to Giang Ta Chai - home of Red Dzao
people. Meet and talk to people to learn more about their daily life,
customs and traditions. Pass over the Cau May (Rattan Bridge) then back to Sapa
Town by private car. Free afternoon to discover Sa Pa town or shopping in the
16.30: Leave the town for Lao Cai train station. Dinner (on your own cost) and
lounge in a local restaurant here then catch the night train back to
Night 3: Night train back to Hanoi
Day 3: Hanoi
The train arrives at
Hanoi in the early morning, Hanoi Charming Hotel staff will pick you
up, and escort you back to the hotel .
Transfers, 02 round trip train tickets in a 4
soft-sleeper shared-cabin, guide, admission fees, meal as specified,
Insurance, drinks, other personal expenses. Tips
What to bring: Passport, comfortable
footwear for trekking, insect repellent, rain gears, hat, sun cream, warm