Mu Cang Chai Adventure from Sapa
5 days/ 4 nights
Hanoi – Sapa – Mu Cang Chai– Yen Bai - Hanoi
This 5 day tour package offer a nice itinerary to explore the untouched region in the Northwest of Vietnam including Sapa and Mu Cang Chai, the paradise of golden rice terraces, also the rich culture of the local tribes
Tour Code: VA 03
Day 1: Hanoi Arrival – Overnight train to Lao Cai
Picked up at airport by Viet Sapa Travel Team and transfer to hotel for freshing up. You are free at leisure till having dinner at an intimate restaurant. Afterwards, transfer to railway station for the train to Sapa. Overnight on wooden cabin of train
Day 2: Lao Cai – Sapa – Suoi Ho Village – Ma tra Village – Ta Phin Village
You are welcomed by guide and driver at Lao Cai train station and transported to Sapa, having breakfast at the hotel before walking about 12km along the mountain trails or main road to visit Suoi Ho, Matra and Taphin villages which are inhabited by Black Hmong and Red Dzao tribes. Along the way we can come in some schools as well as tribal houses to have experience of local Sapa life. Moreover, the landscape, culture, custom and tradition of Black Hmong tribe of Suoi Ho and Matra villages are preserved from tourists so you can study the raw things here. Picnic lunch will be served on the way. Arriving at Ta phin village of Red Dzao people in the late afternoon, you are transferred back to Sapa by car.
Day 3: Sapa – Love Waterfall – Than Uyen – Mu Cang Chai
Check out to leave Sapa this morning, we will head to Mu Cang Chai where have beautiful terraced fields that was recognized as heritage of terraced fields. FromSapa town, our car will take us cross Tram Ton Pass where you can have a short walk of 3km along the jungle to visit the Love Waterfall. Following, you walk back to our car for transferring to Mu Cang Chai. Taking tours to visit villages ofMuong Khoa, Muong Kim and Na Kim where you can see very colorfulminority groups. Lunch en route. Arrival in Mu Cang Chai at mid afternoon, we will drive to Kim Noi village, the village of Black Thai people, one family here will be our host today. Leisure time we may take a strolling around this village to see the normal life of villagers. Dinner with family. Overnight at Kim Noi village of Thai people in Mu Cang Chai.
Day 4: Mu Cang Chai – Yen Bai
Have breakfast. Drive to Yen Bai city. Half way, have lunch in Nghia Lo – a town among mountain with many revolutionary relics, beautiful sceneries, and the calm life which imprint deeply Thai Ethnic Group’s culture. Upon arrival Yen Bai city, check – in hotel. Free at leisure till visit Nguyen Thai Hoc temple & Thac Ba Hydro – electric Power plant – one of the oldest hydro station in Viet Nam. Overnight in Yen Bai city.
Day 5: Yen Bai – Hanoi
Have breakfast at hotel. Come back Ha Noi capital.Have lunch at local restaurant. If have time, visit the West Lake & Tran Quoc pagoda on the way transferring to airport for departure flight to other destination. End of services. Good bye and see you again.
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Trip Price Included
English speaking guide
Transfers and transportation along the trip
Water on day trek (01 bottle 1,5l of water/day)
Accommodation (home stay and hotel)
Entranced fees and permission
Train tickets from Ha Noi to Lao cai
Trip Price Excluded
Personal travel insurance (compulsory)
Personal expenses: Bar, Telephone and Laundry bills
Tips and gratuities