DAY 1: HANOI – OVERNIGHT TRAIN TO SAPA
Arrival in Hanoi. We welcome you at Airport and transfer you to hotel. Rest of the day is your leisure time. In the evening, our guide will pick up at your hotel then transfer to the station for a night train to Lao Cai.
Overnight on soft sleeper berths cabin to Lao Cai.
DAY 2: LAO CAI – SAPA – CAT CAT – SIN CHAI (6km trekking, 3-3,5 hour trekking) B,L,D
Arrive in Lao Cai around 5:30 a.m. We will take 1 hour van ride uphill to the beautiful town of Sapa. The ride gives you a glimpse of the stunning vistas and impressive rice terraces. Upon arrival Sapa town, we have buffet breakfast at the hotel before have having a short walk of 6km to visit Cat Cat village which is the home to Black Hmong. Coming into some local houses to study how the local people make their clothes and other handicraft from Hemp and Indigo as well as their culture, custom and habit. Continuing to walk to the Fairy waterfall where you can take photos and relax before following mountain trail to see Golden Stream where you can swim in the summer time. After that we walk uphill 2.5km to return to Sapa. You will be free in the evening to discover Sapa town in your own. You sleep at hotel in Sapa.
Overnight at hotel in Sapa
DAY 3: SAPA – Y LINH HO – LAO CHAI – TA VAN – SAPA – LAO CAI (10-12km trekking, 4-5 hours trekking) B,L,D
After having breakfast, we have a short walk of 5km along mountain trail to visit Y Linh Ho village which is inhabited by black Hmong tribe and completely secluded from tourists, especially you are able to embrace raw Sapa culture and community by coming into some native houses to discover their own culture and custom as well as study how the local tribe make handicraft from natural materials such as: hemp, indigo…ect. Continuing to walk down Muong Hoa River where you can take a rest or swim before trekking uphill to Lao Chai village where your picnic lunch will be served. After lunch, you will visit the Day and Red Dzao tribes of Tavan village, which lies in the middle of Muong Hoa valley where excellent panoramas of rice terraced fields. Climbing to the main road, you are transferred to Sapa by car. Having shower and dinner before being transferred to Lao Cai for catching the night train to Hanoi.
Overnight on train.
DAY 4: HANOI – HALONG BAY (B, L, D)
5:00: Arrive Hanoi, then transfer to a mini hotel for shower.
07:45 – 8:30: Our guide will pick you up at your hotel by Shuttle Bus or Limousine (on request). Then depart
to Halong ( about 3,5 hour). 12:00 – 12:30: Arriving Tuan Chau Marina .Enjoy welcome drink. Check into
your cabin .A delectable lunch is served while cruising ahead to Ha Long Bay to enjoy beautiful seascapes on the way
13:00 Explore the Surprising Cave – the most beautiful cave in Ha long Bay. It is one of the
widest grottoes in Ha Long Bay with thousands of stalactites and stalagmites.
15:00 Back to the main Cruise, Wewill take you to visit the Titop Island by a daily Boat. Climbing up to the Top of the Island – take the best
view of the Bay from the high mountain or swimming at the Titop Beach. After that, come back to the Cruise,
enjoy the Sunset Party on sundeck (free wine & fresh fruits).
19h00: Dinner is served. After that, you are free to socialize with other guests, fish for squid, or just laze around.
Overnight on cruise.
DAY 5: HALONG BAY – HANOI (B, L)
06h30 – 07h00: Start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt
07h30 – 08h30: Have breakfast on board while the boat starts cruising to the Natural Preservation Zone.
Do Kayaking in Hang Luon and around the bay.
We board the cruise again .Take time to refresh and relax before checking out. Bags can be left in luggage store.
10:00 Continue your cruise pass through the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more…
Join in the Cooking Class , teaching you how to make our specifical Vietnamese dishes before an early lunch is served
11: 30 – 12:00: Disembark at the harbor, Tuan Chau Marina.
Transfer to bus and return to Hanoi. Arrival back at your hotel
16h30 – 17h00: Trip finishes. You are free to relax.
Overnight at Hotel in Hanoi
DAY 6: HANOI – DEPARTURE (B)
Have breakfast at the hotel and free at hotel until transfer to Noi Bai airport for your home flight. Hope you enjoyed the trip and see you again
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