Harmony between cultural and natural beauties
Night 1: night train to Lao Cai Station
VietnamCharming Travel’s coach and guide will pick you up at your hotel and transfer you for the overnight train to Lao Cai Station. Enjoy the experience the romance of overnight train travel.
Transfer: Private AC coach hotel – railway station
Accommodation: 4 Soft sleeper in AC shared cabin
Meal: Not applicable
Day 1: Lao Cai Station – Sapa – Lao Chai – Ta Van (B, L, D)
We will take 1hr bus ride uphill to the beautiful town of Sapa. The ride gives you a glimpse of the stunning vistas and impressive rice terraces. Upon arrival in Sapa Town we have breakfast in local restaurant and take time to relax, enjoy Sapa pure asmostphere. Then, in the afternoon, prepare for a great trek down to the picturesque valley of Muong Hoa, we will walk on small paths and trails to reach Lao Chai and Tavan Village to visit the Tay and Day tribes , where we will have unique home stay experience among hill tribe people. Dinner and overnight in the local house.
Transfer: Private AC coach
Trekking: 5-hrs trek/dirt paths/downhill
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Guide: English speaking guide
Accommodation: Home stay
Day 2: Ta Van – Sapa – Silver waterfall – Heaven gate - Overnight train back to Hanoi (B, L)
Sunrise breakfast, your car will take you back to Sapa town get ready for visiting Silver waterfall and Heaven gate. You have time to enjoy the beautiful landscape, and the fantastic view from Heavens gate. From there you can see the stunning views of the surrounding mountains and the lush forests belonging to Hoang Lien National Park. Here you will have a fantastic opportunity to view the magnificent scenery. Back to Sapa town for lunch then the time for you to be relax and discover Sapa town by yourself. Dinner is your choice and then coach will pick you to train station for overnight train back to Hanoi.
Transfer: Private AC coach Ta Van - Silver waterfall – Lao Cai
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Guide: English speaking
Accommodation: 4 Soft sleeper in AC shared cabin
Day 3: Arrive back to Hanoi
You will arrive in Hanoi Station at around 5h30. Our tour finishes.
Quotation in USD per person:
Over 8 pax
- Prices are valid till Sep 30th, 2013
- The bank transfer fees are not included
- Transfer hotel – Hanoi Railways Station – hotel
- Bus Lao Cai – Sapa, Sapa – Lao Cai
- Return train tickets Hanoi – Lao Cai – Hanoi (soft sleeper A/C wooden cabins with 4 soft beds)
- Breakfast and home stay in the local house.
- Home stay permission.
- Entrance fees to the villages
- English speaking guide
- Accommodation in the village
- Lunches and dinners (as specified in the itinerary) in the best local restaurants, or picnics where no suitable restaurant is available.
- Drinks & phones
- Private expenses
- Prices is quoted in US$ per person
- Bring walking shoes, raincoat, jacket, extra clothes, torch, insect repellent and sunscreen…
- Train departure from Hanoi at 20:15PM and from Lao Cai at 20:45PM
- Pick you up at your hotel at 8:00PM
- Please take your passport to check in hotel.
- Beware of your luggage and money
- Inform in advance if you are vegetarian.
- All customers must obey the order of your tour guide for your safety. Passengers are advised not to take along big luggage for convenience.
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1 – RATE
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• Cancellation by customer will be charge as follow :
+ More than 30 days before the beginning of the trip : 20% of the total trip cost .
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+ No refund for cancellation 7 days before the commencement of the journey .
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