HANOI / SAPA
This is an ultimate itinerary for those with a great interest on northern Vietnam culture and life style and wish to combine it with a perfect medium to high level of trekking experience, tour start in Hanoi and end in Hanoi as well. Travel by overnight train to the town of Sapa, located in the Lao Cai province. Explore the different minority villages in the region.
This evening you will be met at your Hanoi hotel and transferred to the railway station to board your overnight soft sleeper train to Lao Cai. Overnight stay onboard the train.
Early this morning arrive at Lao Cai railway station and travel to Sapa for breakfast. Spend the afternoon hiking in this dramatic alpine region, visiting ethnic villages on the way. Return to Sapa this afternoon.
Enjoy further light hikes in the verdant Sapa hills.
This morning is at your leisure. After lunch, explore more of the ethnic villages. Later this evening you will be transferred to Lao Cai railway station to board your overnight soft sleeper train back to Hanoi.
Arrive at Hanoi railway station early this morning and transfer to your Hanoi hotel where your arrangements end. Accommodation in Hanoi is not included.