The French used to consider Sapa to be the summer capital of Northern Vietnam in the early decades of the 20th century. Find out more about the township's history during this 2-day bus tour.
ItineraryDay 1: Sapa – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van - SapaStop At: Y Linh Ho, Sapa, Lao Cai ProvinceAt 6.15a.m-6.45a.m , our bus will pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter or our office :47C Ly Quoc Su street (opposite the St. Cathedral Church)First start of 6km of walking down to the south east of Sapa along the side of Muong Hoa valley to Y Linh Ho village ofthe Black H’mong. Continue a 2km-trekking down to Lao Chai village, through terraced rice fields to Ta Van village ofthe Dzay minority people. Lunch at a local family, it gives you a worth chance for you to learn about the local housearchitecture which is full of their daily life styles and exclusive custom. Enjoy the landscapes…on the way. Last trek isabout 2Km to the bus stop in Tavan then get back to Sapa by jeep or minivan.. Breakfast, Lunch and dinner are all included. Overnight at the hotel in Sapa. Trekking level: 6/10 10Km trekking, 8Km driving from Tavan village back to SapaDuration: 30 minutesMeals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at 3 star hotel in SapaDay 2: Cat Cat & Sin ChaiStop At: Cat Cat village, Sapa, Lao Cai ProvinceA walk down to the South-west of Sapa (around 4 km) to visit Cat Cat village of the Black H’mong. Relax at the food ofthe stunning waterfall and the vestige of a hydroelectric power station that was constructed by the French during thecolonial time in Vietnam. Enjoy picnic lunch by the side of the river, and then next 3 km to Sin Chai, the village locatedat the foot of Fansipan Mountain, “the roof of Vietnam and Indochina”. From here you can enjoy huge stunninglandscapes before climbing up on the way a jeep to return to Sapa. Breakfast, Lunch and dinner are all included. Trekking level: 4/10 7KM trekking, 3Km driving from Cat Cat back to Sapa. Our bus return you from Sapa at 4p.m and to Hanoi arround 10p.mDuration: 3 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • LunchNo accommodation included on this day.