Sapa trekking tour 3 days 2 nights is a trip that’s not too long and not too short, this is perfect for enjoying Sapa. These tours are awesome for those who want to experience the most of the Sapa rice fields, traditional villages, valleys, and bamboo forests, and more.
Active travelers will love the chance to hike through the northern Vietnamese countryside while enjoying beautiful views of rice terraces and mountains. This private three-day tour simplifies your trip to Sapa as all logistics are taken care of, and meals provided. Spend one night in a homestay within a hill tribe community, meeting the local people and learning more about their lives. Spend the days hiking between villages.
Day 1: Hanoi – Sapa by bus with a long trek Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van village (L, D)
6.30 – 7.00: Pick up from your hotel/accommodation, get on big bus and depart for Sapa Town.
9.30: Follow the highway to Lao Cai city with the first comfort break
11.00: Second comfort break at Lao Cai city before approaching Sapa
13.00: Arrive Sapa Town with colorful traditional costumes of H’Mong, Dzao, Tay ethnic People. Welcome drink and itinerary briefing, enjoy the lunch with local Vietnamese dishes
14.15: A short drive to Y Linh Ho then trek through the rice terraces and along Muong Hoa Stream to the Black Hmong village of Lao Chai to see the spectacular landscape of Hoang Lien Son Mountain. You approach Ta Van village where Dzay Ethnic People inhabits in late afternoon.
Trekking distance is about 9 kms and it lasts for 3.5 hours
17.45: Check in homestay; get to know the family of Dzay People. Spend time to enjoy the mountain life on Sunset. You may attend cooking local dishes with the family and enjoy dinner in peace.
In the evening, you can join the local bar nearby with music and socialize with other tourists then overnight at Homestay in Ta Van Village.
Meals included: Lunch, Dinner.
Day 2: Medium trek Ta Van – Giang Ta Chai village – Sapa(B, L,D)
8.00: Have breakfast prepared by the family and start a new day with more interesting trek.
8.45: Keep walking to the rice paddies where you have a nice photo session of the amazing surrounding
landscapes; a trek through the bamboo forest; stop to have a panorama view of Giang Ta Chai village – home of red Dzao People.
11.00: Trek through the Giang Ta Chai Bridge to main road, bus picks you up to come back Sapa Town.
Trekking distance is about 4 kms and it lasts for 2 hours
12.00 – 14.00: Welcome drink at hotel, have lunch with delicious Vietnamese dishes and check in procedures.
14.30: A short drive to the gate of Cat Cat village which is home of Black H’mong ethnic people and is located near the bottom of a deep valley at the foot of Fansipan Peak. Our local guide will show you the daily life activities of the locals, trek down to the valley bottom to the waterfall where the French built a Hydraulic Power Station, stop for photo with bridge and waterfall then you will walk uphill for bus to pick up to get back to Sapa in the afternoon.
16.30: Come back to Sapa Town. Have dinner and overnight in hotel with night activities.
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.
Day 3: Sapa – Ha Noi (B, L)
7.30 – 11.30: Have breakfast at hotel and free times to discover Sapa town by yourself.
11.30: Check out and clear all the bills.
12.30 – 13.30: Have lunch at the hotel.
13.30 – 14.45: Relax and leisure on your own, have shower in the public bathroom in the hotel if you want.
14.45 – 15.00: Meet all group members at hotel to get ready for Hanoi.
15.30: Get on bus to go back to Hanoi with two comfort breaks.
21.15: We say goodbye to you at your hotel/stay. Trip ends.
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch.
Price in USD per Person: 99 USD/person.
1 Night at dorm room homestay + 1 night hotel 3 star: 99 USD. (Single supplement: 15 USD)
1 Night at private room homestay + 1 night hotel 3 star: 105 USD. (Single supplement: 20 USD)
1 Night at bungalow room homestay + 1 night hotel 3 star: 120 USD. (Single supplement: 25 USD)
1 Night at dorm room homestay + 1 night hotel 4 star: 129 USD. (Single supplement: 20 USD)
1 Night at private room homestay + 1 night hotel 4 star: 139 USD. (Single supplement: 30 USD)
1 Night at bungalow room homestay + 1 night hotel 4 star: 149 USD. (Single supplement: 40 USD)
2 Nights in 3 star hotel: 99 USD. (Single supplement: 30 USD)
2 Nights in 4 star hotel: 185 USD. (Single supplement: 45 USD)
Modern air – conditioning bus with comfortable seats from Hanoi – Sapa and return.
2 bottles of water 2 ways/person on bus Ha Noi – Sapa – Ha Noi.
Modern bus in Sapa with experienced drivers.
English speaking tour guide escorted Hanoi – Sapa – Hanoi, local guide in Sapa.
Meals as 3 lunches, 2 dinner, 2 breakfasts.
All entrance tickets to indicated sites.
Accommodation 2 nights as itinerary, depend option you book.
Insurance during the time on bus.
Beverages, travel insurance, VAT, personal expenses.
Others not clearly mentioned above.
Thing to bring:
Warm clothes, scarf, hat, cap because the weather in Sapa is pretty unpredictable. It is normally cold in September, October, November, December, January, February and March.
Due to altitude of Sapa, it is sometimes foggy in December, January, February and March.
Trekking shoes, sun glasses, sun cream, insect repellent are also necessary. You should take cash with you in Vietnam Dong because banking system in Sapa sometimes doesn’t function well. US Dollar, Euro, Australia Dollar are accepted in Sapa.
You should take medicine with you although there are some chemist’s shops in Sapa in case you get sick.
Homestay is totally different from hotel due to its basic and simple facilities. Its in local village: with basic single bed (hot water, mosquito net, blanket)