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VN144- Sapa – Light Trek

    5 days 4 night

HA NOI – LAO CAI (TRAIN) LAO CHAI – TA VAN – GIANG TA CHAI - SAPA

This light trek tour is to explore the beauty of this cultural region as well as different minorities scattered along the mountain

Price: from $378

Day 1:  Ha noi – Lao Cai (train)

In the evening, get picked up and transferred to Ha Noi Railway station for your overnight train journey from Vietnam’s capital city to the border town of Lao Cai. Overnight on train.

Day 2: Lao Cai – Sapa – Catcat village

Arrive early in Lao Cai at 06.00, get picked up by shuttle bus for our drive up the spectacular Sapa pass, which is 1,300m high, 33km long.  The bus ride uphill takes a little over an hour giving you a glimpse of the stunning vistas and impressive rice terraces. Arrive Sapa in the morning; after breakfast, we have some free time to wander around, exploring this beautiful multi-ethnic town. In the afternoon, we take a walk to Cat Cat Waterfall to visit Black H’Mong minority people. Return to Sapa for a shower and a rest. Overnight in Sapa. (B)

Day 3:  SaPa – Lao Chai – Ta Van – Giang Ta Chai  – SaPa

In the morning, get the show on the road in the morning from the hotel by jeep to head for the valley where to visit Black H’Mong village of Laochai and Dzay village of Tavan.  We have a picnic lunch along the way. We walk continues for about 2 hours to visit the Red Dzao in Giang Ta Chai village, visiting a waterfall and a suspension bridge. We get picked up by Jeep back to Sa Pa. Overnight in Sapa (B, L)

Day 4: SaPa – Dragon Mountain – Lao Cai – Ha noi (train)

After breakfast at the Hotel, the guide will take you to visit the Dragon Mountain in Sapa, where you can enjoy the beautiful view over Sapa town, to visit the “music village” with traditional ethnic music, to walk around black rock mountains and many kinds of flowers like orchids and roses. Then you will come back to the hotel to take a rest before check-out.

Later in the after noon, we take the shuttle bus ride down Sapa pass to Lao Cai train station. Overnight train back to Ha Noi (B)

Day 5: Ha noi

Arrive Ha Noi around early in the morning, get picked up and transfer to your hotel. Tour ends.

Inclusion

  • Accommodation on a twin shared basis
  • Air-conditioned Private Car
  • Air-conditioned soft sleeper train
  • English speaking guide
  • Admission fees to sites stated in the itinerary
  • Meals: As indicated in above itinerary (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
  • Government and service charges

exclusion

  • Visas and Immigration fees on arrival
  • International air tickets to/from Viet Nam
  • Travel and/or Medical Insurance
  • Lunch or dinner unless stated in the itinerary
  • Single suppl. room accommodation (quoted separately)
  • Child or adult in triple share accommodation
  • Foreign language guides other than English
  • Peak Season or Special Events Surcharges
  • Tip, drinks and other personal expenses

Cancellation policy

  • No Show  = 100 % charge
  • 1-7days  = 50 % of the tour price
  • 8-14days  = 30 % of the tour price
  • 15-30 days             = 10 % of the tour price
  • 31 days up             = no charge

 

Additional Remarks

  • Itinerary is subject to change depending on flight availability, road and/or weather conditions and room availability.
  • Hotels listed above may not meet international star rating standards, especially in the remote areas where accommodation options are limited.
  • Prices are subject to change at any time as a result of VAT, Fuel Excise or other tax increases and USD currency fluctuations.
  • In the event of any cause beyond reasonable control, including but not limited to: Acts of God, Natural Disasters, Acts of War or Terrorism, Strike, Orders or Regulations of the Government etc., Asiana Link will bear no responsibility for not providing travel services, accommodation, meals, laundry, transportation or any other services as agreed between Asiana Link and clients. Party A will, in any case, undertake to do all within its power to assist the clients.