Sapa Vietnam Trekking Tour (3 days)Friday, March 16, 2012
The three-day trekking tour is provided in Sapa Vietnam, taking you to Tram Ton, Heaven's Gate, Sin Chai village, Hoang Lien National park, Hoang Lien mountain range, Cat Cat waterfall, Cat Cat villages, Y Linh Ho village, Giang ta Chai village. You will meet up with friendly local villagers such as the Black H'mong, the Dzao, the Giay. Spending two nights at local home offering a real life eperience. Contact your Lotussia Travel Consultant for more details.
Day 1: Overnight train to Laocai.
You will travel to Hanoi train station where you will take the night train for Laocai. Train???. Departure at 21:30?. Overnight on the train.
Day 2: Arrive Laocai train station. Travel to Sapa. Trekking (L,D).
Arrive Laocai Train Station early this morning at 05h00?. You will be greeted by Lotussia Travel local driver and transferred to Sapa.
After breakfast (optional) and a short rest, you will be transferred to the Tram Ton Pass. Stop at the Silver Waterfall for a quick visit. Then walk around the Heaven Gate and enjoy magnificent scenery of the other side of Hoang Lien Son range.
Start trekking from Tram Ton. You will follow a narrow trail sneaking on mountain sides and through the thick rain forest of the Hoang Lien Nature Reserve. You trek downhill for almost 3 hours before you arrive in the Sin Chai Village, inhabitated by the H’mong. Walk around this village, visit some local houses.
Check into a local house for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Continue trekking (B,L,D).
After breakfast, you will leave the village at about 09.00 am. You will walk on a good path to the Cat Cat Waterfall. Have a short rest by this nature wonders before you continue your trek. You will trek up and downhill along the Vang Stream for over 4 hours. You trek through part of Hoang Lien National Park covered by thick bamboo and rain forest, and pass by several isolated hamlets of the Black H’mong.
Upon your arrival in Y Linh Ho Village in mid afternoon, you may want to have a short walk around to explore the village before checking into a local house for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Trekking. Transfer to Lao Cai. Overnight train back to Hanoi (B,L)
After breakfast, you will leave Y Linh Ho village at about 08.30 am. You trek uphill to Lao Chai San 2 and Lao Chai San 1 villages of the H’mong following a large dirt path. You then trek up and downhill on a narrow dirt trail to Lao Hang Chai village, inhabited by the H’mong. Explore this village and then trek uphill for two more hours through the thick rain forest.
Lunch will be provided en route.
After lunch, you will trek downhill for about one hour going to Giang Ta Van Village and then onto Ta Van village of the Giay, located near the Muong Hoa River. You may have time for visiting this large and prosperous village before being picked up again by Lotussia vehicle and transferred back to Sapa.
You may want to have a shower and/or dinner before you catch the night train back to Ha Noi (hotel day use; dinner and transfer from Sapa to Laocai train station are not included in our cost. the end of Lotussia Travel service.
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