Trip price: $US 295
Duration: 6 days
Days 1-2: Hanoi Arrival & overnight train to Sapa
Your first day of Vietnam tours on arrival in Hanoi and be transferred to your hotel. Join our small group for welcome drinks. The next morning, you will, commence Vietnam tours on the second days, enjoy a peaceful walk around tranquil Hoan Kiem Lake and try the famous Vietnamese coffee, before an exploration of the intriguing Ethnology museum. In the evening, you will board an overnight train and spend the night in a comfortable sleeper, waking to the stunning mountains of Northern Vietnam. The main town is Sapa, your base for discovering the surrounding rice terraces and villages of the ethnic minorities that live here. Sapa itself is full of charm and provides plenty of opportunity for exploration.
Hotel accommodation: Tirant, Overnight train
Days 3-6: Sapa and Sightseeings:
Your third day of Vietnam tours on arrival Sapa by transfer to your hotel for a breakfast and relax before you head out to start Sapa tours exploration on a walking tour of the Sapa town and delightful local market. You will, continuing Sapa tours by, tour the Ta Van valley with peaceful views across stepped rice fields, and soak up the regional lifestyle of the mountain locals, before transferring to Topas Ecolodge, with incredible views on all sides of the lush valley below. You will gain a deeper insight into the lives of the unique minority people, as you are immersed in their villages. Further explore the town of Sapa, before returning to Hanoi on the overnight train. On your last day, enjoy an interactive cooking class and free time before your departure transfer, or continue on to one of the many journeys that combine perfectly with a Sapa adventure tours.
Hotel accommodation: Bamboo Sapa, Topas Ecolodge, Overnight train