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Muong Hum Market ( Sunday)

Code       :   VNC_SPMK05

Price       :   $247   234.65 USD

Duration :   2 Days/3 Nights

Description: Lao Cai station – Sapa town – Cat Cat – Sin Chai - Sapa – Muong Hum market (Sunday only) – Overnight train back to Hanoi

The Northwestern part of Vietnam is one of the most interesting and beautiful areas of South East Asia. Vietnam has 54 ethnic groups and the area around Sapa is an exciting place to see the lives, culture and costumes of the Vietnamese ethnic minorities. In this part of the country the minorities still dress in their traditional colorful clothing – especially the women. Each group has its own distinct color and style of dress. On this tour you will go by train to Sapa and visit some of the minority people in the Sapa Valley and experience the colorful Sapa market where some of the different ethnic groups come into town to sell their products.

Night 1: Lao Cai - 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.

 

Summary

 

    * Transfer: private AC coach hotel – railway station

    * Guide: English speaking guide

    * Accommodation: 4Soft sleeper in AC shared cabin.

    * Meals: Not applicable.

 

 

Day 1 : Lao Cai station – Sapa town – Cat Cat – Sin Chai (B, L, D)

 

Arrive in Lao Cai Station do a little bit morning exercise, feel ready for our trip. Leave your luggage and have breakfast in local restaurant, you first sneak through the market and leave the busy town behind.

 

After a couple of minutes, you will follow a road going down hill to Cat Cat village. You will stop by a waterfall and a hydroelectric station. Take a rest here before you trek downhill to get Sin Chai village. Enjoy beautiful scenery on the way back to Sapa town for lunch.

 

Check in hotel, you will have free time to discover by yourself in the afternoon. Enjoy your first night in Sapa with romance.

 

Summary

 

    * Transfer Laocai – Sapa: 1 hr.

    * Trek: 3hrs trek/dirt paths/downhill

    * Meals: Breakfast , Lunch, Dinne.

    * Guide: English speaking guide

    * Accommodation: Hotel 3* in Sapa

 

   

 

Day 2: Sapa – Muong Hum market (Sunday only) – Lao Cai - Overnight train back to Hanoi (B, L,D)

 

This gives you an alternative option to visit a Sunday market in the remote area which is different from Bac Ha market. Leave Sapa early in the morning we take the bus down to Lao Cai Muong Hum market which is located 35km from Y Ty border.

 

On Sunday Muong Hum is always packed with colorful ethnic minorities such as Ha Nhi, Phu La, Tu Di, Black Dao, Giay, Red Hmong as well as Black Hmong. Muong Hum market is more authentic and less visited compared with Bac Ha market. After spending the whole morning exploring the market you will have lunch in a local restaurant then we go to visit the village of Ha Nhi tribe. Go back to Lao Cai to have dinner and take the night train back Hanoi.

 

Summary

 

    * Transfer: Private AC coach Muong Hum - railway station

    * Trek: 3hrs trek/dirt paths/downhill

    * Meals: Breakfast , Lunch, Dinne.

    * Guide: English speaking guide

    * Accommodation: 4 Soft sleeper in AC shared cabin

 

 

Night 3: Arrive back to Hanoi

 

You will arrive in Hanoi Station at around 5h30. Our tour finishes.

Quotation in USD per person:

Group size

1 pax

2-3 pax

4-5 pax

6-8 pax

Over 8 pax

Package Price

N/A

325

276

261

247

NOTE:

  • Prices are valid till Sep 30th, 2013
  • The bank transfer fees are not included
     

 

Inclusion:

  • Transfer from the hotel to Hanoi Railway station
  • Roundtrip transfer between Lao Cai and Sapa
  • Return train tickets Hanoi – Lao Cai – Hanoi
  • 1 night at 3 stars hotel in Sapa (breakfast included)
  • Full board meals
  • Tours and activities as stated above
  • Security permits
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance fees

 

Exclusion:

  • Travel insurance
  • Extra food and beverages
  • Phone and laundry
  • Tips and personal expenses

 

Notes:

  • 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
  • Hotel in Sapa: Bamboo Sapa Hotel or Similar
  • Pick you up at your hotel at 8:00PM
  • Bring 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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