Day 1: Hanoi to Sapa and Short Trek (Lunch, Dinner)
Stop At: Cat Cat village, Sapa 330000 Vietnam
Meet the tour guide for the bus to Lao Cai and Sapa (duration roughly 5 hours). Check-in at your hotel, then take a walk around Sapa, visiting the market and old cathedral, and meet Black H’mong and Red Zao ethnic minorities selling handicrafts.
Enjoy a Vietnamese lunch and then trek through Cat Cat village, stopping at local homes and experiencing the hospitality. (Trekking distance approximately 2.5 km; duration about 2 hours)
Return to the hotel for dinner at 5:00 PM and overnight stay.
Duration: 2 hours
Accommodation included: Overnight at 3-star hotel such as Sapa Vista Hotel, Panorama hotel Sapa or similiar
Day 2: Long Trek and Sapa to Hanoi by Bus (Breakfast, Lunch)
Stop At: Y Linh Ho, Lao Chai Tl152, Sapa 290000 Vietnam
Long Trek and Sapa to Hanoi by Bus (Breakfast, Lunch)
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel before checking out and heading on a trek to Muong Hoa Valley. Walk to Y Linh Ho village and stop for a picnic lunch. Continue to Lao Chai and Ta Van village, visiting homes and local schools. (Trekking distance approximately 9 km; duration about 5.5 hours)
Meet your group at the hotel and head to the bus station. Drop off in Hanoi is at the bus office (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) or your hotel/ apartment in the Old Quarter (Monday to Thursday).
Duration: 6 hours
No accommodation included on this day.