The Unlimited For Sapa Trekking Experience
Hightlights
  • Essentials:

    • See iconic Hanoi – City for Peace

  • The breathtaking landscapes:

    • Marvel at the breathtaking beauty of Sapa's terraced rice fields, lush valleys, and rolling hills. Trek through picturesque villages and savor the tranquil ambiance of the countryside.

  • Immersion in the daily life of mountain ethnic groups and Hiking/Trekking:

    • Hiking through picturesque places, terraced fields, streams, waterfalls and local villages
    • Engage with local hill tribe communities, including the H'mong and Flower H'mong people, gaining insights into their customs, traditions, and way of life.

  • The MOST of Asia Mystika:

    • 100% tailor-made tour
    • Attention to details and value for money
    • Accompanied by experienced local guides

  • More experiences:

    • Cinnamon Harvest activity explore local life
    • Visit Local Market in Vietnam

Itinerary

DAY 01: HANOI ARRIVAL – NIGHT TRAIN TO LAO CAI (-/-/-)

Accommodation: Night Train

Meals included: No

Distance: ~ 320 km, ~ 5 - 6 hours

Welcome to Hanoi - the capital of Vietnam and start your tour with us!

Transfer to Hanoi train station and depart to Lao Cai.

Overnight in night train Hanoi – Lao Cai.

Note: Sharing compartment (4-berth cabin or 2 berth cabin)

Hanoi

Hanoi Train Station

Hanoi Train Station

DAY 02: LAO CAI – SAPA – TREKKING Y LINH HO – LAO CHAI – TA VAN (B/-/-)

Accommodation: Homestay

Meals included: Breakfast

Trekking: ~ 5-6 hours

The train arrives in the early morning at Lao Cai railway station (around 5am) and transfer to Sapa. Sapa is well-known for its stunning landscape of rice terrace and Indochina highest peak as well as its colorful ethnic minority culture.

Today, you will hike along the way for stunning scenery of Fansipan Mountain and Muong Hoa valley. You will also enjoy spectacular scenery while walking along a narrow river and rice paddy terraces. You eventually arrive in Y Linh Ho village of Black Hmong minority, where you can rest and visit several local families. After that, you will pass through Lao Chai village of Black Hmong minority and then Ta Van village of Giay minority by following a very popular trekking route.

Overnight in a local homestay.

Y Linh Ho Village

Y Linh Ho Village

Ta Van Village

DAY 03: TREKKING TA VAN – GIANG TA CHAI – BAN HO (B/-/-)

Accommodation: Homestay

Meals included: Breakfast

Trekking: ~ 6 hours

Enjoy a cup of hot coffee or tea and discover your homestay’s surrounding area and the nearby rice fields. After breakfast, you will be retaken uphill into the mountain till the waterfalls of Giang Ta Chai.

You will then enter the Red Dao area where, together with your local guide, you will learn more in detail about their culture and daily life. After a short visit at a Red Dao family, you will then head back to the waterfalls by taking an alternative trail and across a second hanging bridge.

You will then have your lunch in Giang Ta Chai village at a small, local restaurant run by a Hmong family.

After the break, we will make our way to Su Pan, a community of the Black Hmong minority.

And then continue walking to Ban Ho village, where you will meet three ethnic minorities such as Red Dao, Tay, and the Black Hmong.

Overnight in a local homestay.

Giang Ta Chai Village

Giang Ta Chai Village

Giang Ta Chai Village

DAY 04: TREKKING BAN HO – NAM TOONG – MY SON – THANH PHU (B/-/-)

Accommodation: Homestay

Meals included: Breakfast

Trekking: ~ 6 hours

After an excellent breakfast in Ban Ho, we continue walking to the village Nam Toong, about 3km from Ban Ho.

In this village, you can learn everything about the Red Dzao minority that lives here. The Red Dzao are famous for the red scarfs they wear on their heads.

We will then follow a buffalo trail through sprawling rice terraces, taking in the spectacular views of Hoang Lien National Park as we make our way to My Son village.

Here you can meet the Xa Pho minority, one of the smallest tribes in the Sapa area.

We will spend the night in the village of Thanh Phu, where you enjoy local food and a warm bed in a Tay minority stilt house.

Overnight in a local homestay.

Ho Village

Ho Village

Ho Village

DAY 05: TREKKING THANH PHU – BAN HO – SAPA (B/-/-)

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals included: Breakfast

Trekking: ~ 4-5 hours

After an excellent breakfast, we will walk from Thanh Phu back to Ban Ho by a different route, following the Muong Hoa River.

It is an easy but beautiful route to wind down from the last three days, and it will give you the chance to absorb as much of the remaining scenery as possible.

There will also be a chance to swim in the river if the weather is good (or even if it’s not if you are brave!).

Transport will be waiting in Ban Ho to take you back to Sapa for a well-deserved rest!

Overnight in Sapa.

Muong Hoa River

Muong Hoa River

Muong Hoa River

DAY 06: SAPA – EXPLORE LOCAL MARKET – BAO YEN – CINNAMON PLANTATION (B/-/-)

Meals included: Breakfast

Distance: ~ 130km, ~ 3-hour drive (depending on traffic)

In the morning, start visit local market, it depends on your date, the market schedule available as below (except Monday):

Tuesday: Coc Ly Market

Wednesday: Sin Cheng Market

Thursday: Cao Son Market

Friday: Lung Khau Nhin Market

Saturday: Can Cau Market

Sunday: Bac Ha Market

After experiencing local market, transfer to Bao Yen. There will be time for you to experience planting and harvesting cinnamon alongside the local people. This will be a special experience and one we believe is a unique opportunity for you in Vietnam.

Overnight in Bao Yen.

"Cinnamon Eco Lodge" is a unique holiday destination in North-East Vietnam. It is away from the usual tourist routes, located in a rural village, surrounded by thousands of cinnamon trees.

Bac Ha Market

Bac Ha Market

Bac Ha Market

DAY 07: TREKKING LOCAL VILLAGE & WATERFALL – NIGHT TRAIN TO HANOI (B/-/-)

Accommodation: Night train

Meals included: Breakfast

Trek through the quiet valley trails, past terraced rice fields, cinnamon forests and beautiful natural waterfalls. Visit the mountain villages around the Cinnamon farm, where your guide will introduce you to the flower H'mong and black and white Tay people who live there. Visit and swim in a local waterfall.

In the afternoon, transfer to Lao Cai Station and depart to Hanoi.

Overnight in night train Lao Cai – Hanoi.

Note: Sharing compartment (4-berth cabin or 2 berth cabin)

Cinamon Farm

Cinamon Farm

Cinamon Farm

DAY 08: HANOI DEPARTURE (B/-/-)

Meals included: Breakfast

The train arrives in the early morning at Hanoi railway station (around 5am). Have breakfast then transfer to the airport for onward flight or continue your journey.

Make sure to keep in touch with new friends you found during the trip and don’t forget to share your wonderful journey and reviews with us on our social media.

*** Tour ends***

Noi Bai International Airport

Noi Bai International Airport

Noi Bai International Airport

Price

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Price Policies
Price Includes Price Excludes
  • Accommodation nights (Hotels/Lodge/Local House/Homestay)
  • Transportation with air-condition
  • Breakfast, meals as mentioned
  • English-speaking guide
  • Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Water during the itinerary (2 bottles/pax/day)
  • Entrance fees for mentioned visits
  • 2D1N Halong Bay night cruise
  • Bach Long Glass Bridge
  • Cycling/Hiking, bamboo rafting, local activities, etc
  • Drinks or meals not at above mentioned
  • Personal expenses and other services than mentioned
  • Visa. Stamping fee at the airport
  • Flight ticket
  • Laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature
  • Tips, Travel insurance
  • Supplement of room rate
  • Bana Hill, Tra Que Cooking Class, Saigon Vespa Tour
Children Policy

 

For Asia Mystika Travel Experiences (excursions and day trips) children between the ages of 4 and 11, at dates of travel, will receive a 15% discount off the Adult price (based on total travelers - adults + children 4 -11), unless specified otherwise in a proposal.

All flights are quoted separately and children are charged as per airline policies. Infants under two years of age will be exempt from most charges except as mandated by airline policies. More Information

Cancellation/ Refund Policy

 

Cancellation must be made in writing by email and be received in time (please keep in mind weekends, public holidays, and different time zones on both ends).

The charges below apply unless different terms have been mentioned at quotation/booking time.

 

Individual traveler (1 – 8 people)

  • 31 days and more before arrival: Non-refundable deposit (if any)
  • From 30 days to 22 days’ prior arrival date: Non-refundable deposit or 10% of total tour cost
  • From 21 days to 15 days’ prior arrival date: Non-refundable deposit or 25% of total tour cost
  • From 14 days to 08 days’ prior arrival date: 50% of total tour cost
  • Between 7 days and 48 hours before arrival: 75% of total tour cost
  • Less than 48 hours before arrival: 90% of total tour cost
  • Shortening or cancellation on site: 100% of total tour cost

 

Group traveler (From 9 people)

  • 31 days and more before arrival: Non-refundable deposit (if any)
  • From 30 days to 22 days’ prior arrival date: Non-refundable deposit or 20% of total tour cost
  • From 21 days to 15 days’ prior arrival date: Non-refundable deposit or 70% of total tour cost
  • From 14 days to 08 days’ prior arrival date: 90% of total tour cost
  • Shortening or cancellation on site: 100% of total tour cost

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