Head to Sapa and enjoy an overnight stay in the mountains of northern Vietnam. Trek to ethnic minority villages and experience local culture and hospitality.
Day 1: Hanoi – Day Bus to Sapa – Cat Cat Village (5km walking, 2-3 hour walking) L,D 6:30 – 7:00: our team will pick up you in your hotel in hanoi city center old quarter and then depart for Sapa. You will have the opportunity to enjoy beautiful scenery of the region on the road. 12:00: After about a 5- hour driver with short break en route, you arrive Sapa Town. Enjoy lunch in local restaurant and check in 02:00 P.M: meeting our local guide then we have a short walk to visit Cat Cat Village which is the home to Black Hmong Tribe. 03:00 P.M, arriving at the village, photo opportunity, coming into the local house to study their culture, custom as well as see how to make handicraft from natural material of hemp and indigo by the local 04:00 P.M relaxing at the waterfall before walking 2,5 km uphill back to Sapa 05:30 P.M, arrive at your homestayAccommodation: Homestay Day 2: Sapa – Y Linh Ho Village – Lao chai Village – Ta Van Village – Sapa – Day Bus to Hanoi (10km walking, 3- 4 hour walking) B,L After having breakfast, we have a short walk of 5km along mountain trail to visit Y Linh Ho village which is inhabited by black Hmong tribe and completely secluded from tourists, especially you are able to embrace raw Sapa culture and community by coming into some native houses to discover their own culture and custom as well as study how the local tribe make handicraft from natural materials such as: hemp, indigo…ect. Continuing to walk down Muong Hoa River where you can take a rest or swim before trekking uphill to Lao Chai village where your picnic lunch will be served. After lunch, you will visit the Day and Red Dzao tribes of Tavan village, which lies in the middle of Muong Hoa valley where excellent panoramas of rice terraced fields. Climbing to the main road, you are transferred to Sapa by car. At 04:00 P.M, we will catch our bus to Hanoi. Arriving in Hanoi at 09:00 P.M, ends the tour