Easy trekking and homestay with ethnic minority people 3 days 4 nights

Easy trekking and homestay with ethnic minority people 3 days 4 nights

Easy trekking and homestay with ethnic minority people 3 days 4 nights

This tour brings you to a picturesque in the North of Sapa - Taphin village, where is within an awesome valley around by row on row of mountain, this village is alive with the daily life of the Red Dao and Black Hmong people. The Red Dao people are distinguished by their impressive headdress and costumes. The Black H'mong is very unique in their indigo-dyed clothes and traditional brocade.

Price from : 165 USD

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Tour code: OPT17-3D
Duration: 3 days/ 4 nights 
Departure: Every evening from Hanoi 
Pick up      : At your hotel in Hanoi 
Grade        : Medium

Night 1: Hanoi – Lao Cai By Night Train

Our Travel staff picks you up in the hotel then drive to Hanoi station for a night train to Sapa (overnight on the train, the cabin with 4 berths, soft sleeper and air-conditioning), you can book the whole cabin or you can share with 2 other persons. There are several train depart from Hanoi station between 7pm to 10pm, the journey is about 8,5 hours, the end in Lao Cai Station.

Overnight on the train.

Day 1: Lao Cai – Sapa, Trek to Ta Van Village

The train arrives in Lao Cai at 6.30 a.m, Our Sapa Pathfinder Team will welcome you by your name sign. We drive up to Sapa about 50 minutes on Car / Van, you will be taken to a small guesthouse for a morning showers then your breakfast at a local restaurant here. After breakfast & short morning beak, we start trekking from Sapa town.

Our trekking route is from here to through the villages of Hmong and Zay people, chances to meet the locals working on the mountainsides or the rice terraces, kids ride on back of buffalo, to take photograph of picturesque valleys & awesome scenery. We have picnic lunch on trekking route, and then keep on trekking to Ta Van village of Zay people, where you will be warmly welcomed by the host, share the dinner with them, and stay at their traditional wooden house.

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

Accommodation: Home stay in Tavan Village

Day 2: More Trek and get back to Sapa

Get up early in the morning to enjoy the daily life of the ethnic minorities in the village. Breakfast; take the road to GiangTaChai village of the Red Dzao minority via the paths between terraces and through bamboo forests. Visit silver waterfall and suspension Rattan Bridge, visit the people in the village and then cross MuongHoa River up to the mountain to visit the last village of the trek – Supan village of the H’mong. Get back to Sapa by Car / Van.

On the way back, enjoy visiting the ancient stone circle where stones are decorated with ancient carvings. Check in hotel. and your free time to explore the corners of Sapa town.

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

Accommodation: Hotel of your choice in Sapa

Day3 : Sapa easy trek to Cat Cat Village – Lao Cai Station

Breakfast, visit village of the black H’mong (Cat Cat village), 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. At about 5 PM. drive to Lao Cai station for a night train back to Hanoi. After 8,5 hours, you arrive in Hanoi station at 5.30 Am, Tour ends.

Breakfast, Lunch included, Dinner on your own

Overnight on the train 

Tour Price per person in US Dollars: Basing on bellow join group or private tour please contact

Join Group: From 165 usd please see the prices of the last column (group maximum 8 persons)


From 165 usd/ person : 

Trip includes:

All transportation and transfers
English speaking guide or as your request 
Train tickets 
Reasonable supply of bottled drinking water
Additional meals as indicated in the itinerary
Admission fees and permits

Trip does not include:

International flights
International departure tax
Visas and Visa fees
Travel insurance
Personal expenses such as shopping; telephone, laundry and bar bills etc. 
Tips and gratuities