Tour code TH0104
Price 270 USD/Pax
Duration 4 days 4 nights
Tour route Hanoi - Sapa - Cat Cat - Lao Chai - Ta Van - Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hanoi
Super Quick Halong Sapa will take you from the mountain to the bay, the most beautiful landscape of Northern Vietnam. With a short 4 days trip but we have a chance to discover the life style of the hill tribe , the terraced rice field in Sapa as well as the world heritage sites of Halong bay.
ITINERARY HALONG SAPA TOUR 4 DAYS
Night 1 : Overnight on train Hanoi – Lao Cai
Day 01 : Sapa – Cat Cat Village (B, L)
We arrive Lao Cai train station in the early morning. Pick up and driving to Sapa, it takes us around one hour to make our way up the mountains. Once at Sapa, we have breakfast (we will have room if it is available – but the check in time after 12:00). We embark on a lovely walking tour to the hill tribe village of Cat Cat, home of the H’Mong hill tribe minority people. As we walk to the villages nestled in the valley below Sapa can canh sapa we will meet some of the local minority people on their way to and from Sapa. Here we have the opportunity to share cultural experiences with families that live in the area.
Overnight at Hotel in Sapa.
Day 02: Sapa – Muong Hoa Valley – Night train to Hanoi (B, L, D)
Get up in the early morning and enjoy the fresh air and the daily life at Sapa market. Back to hotel for breakfast. At 9.00 we embark on a lovely trek that will take us along buffalo paths and trails and through several hills tribe villages Lao Chai & Ta Van, home to Black H’mong, and Dzay people.
This is an absolutely spectacular walk through Sapa stunning scenery inhabited by some of the friendliest people you can meet. Once on the valley floor you can really appreciate the wonderful scenery that surrounds you. The walls of the valley are covered with multi-layered rice terraced fields and scattered villages. We back to Sapa in the afternoon and wait for your transfer to the station for night train to Hanoi.
Overnight on train 4 beds Shared cabin.
Around 5:00 AM, you will arrive Hanoi. Our guide will pick you up at station then take you to hotel. You will have free time to relax and have breakfast before starting Halong Bay Tour.
08h00 – 08h30 : Pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3 and ½ hour drive to Halong Bay.
12h30 – 13h00 : Embark on V’Spirit Classic Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing.
13h30 – 14h30 : Savor a delectable lunch as V’Spirit Classic cruises among the limestone islands.
15h00 – 16h00 : Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave – the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.
16h00 – 17h00 : Cruising to Titov island. Go swimming and relaxing at the beach of Titov or climb up to the top of the island for a panorama view of Halong Bay.
17h00 – 17h30 : Return to the main boat and continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way.
17h30 – 19h00 : Enjoy Sunset Party on sundeck and admire the best moments of the day when the sun starts to set.
19h00 : Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around.
Overnight on board.
06h30 – 07h00 : Start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt.
07h00 – 07h30 : Have breakfast on board and enjoy the peaceful morning of Halong Bay.
08h30 – 09h30 : Kayak among the hidden areas of the bay, around the Drum Cave.
09h45 : Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin.
10h00 – 10h30 : Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more.
10h30 – 11h30 : While heading back to the harbor, watch the fruit carving demonstration and participate in the Cooking Class before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch.
11h45 – 12h00 : Disembark V’Spirit Classic.
12h15 – 12h30 : Transfer back to Hanoi.
Trip finishes at around 17h00.
What is included?
All transfer and transportation vehicle with air conditioning
01 night hotel in Sapa base on twin sharing room
01 night on the cruise in Halong Bay: V’Spirit Classic Cruise or similar.
English speaking tour guide ( other language upon request)
Train ticket: Hanoi – Sapa – Hanoi ( share cabin 4 berths- soft sleeper))
Meals as listed in the itinerary: B – Breakfast, L – Lunch, D – Dinner
Boat trip in Halong Bay
Entrance fees and water
What is excluded?
Visa to Vietnam
International and domestic airfare
Other meals and drinks
Other optional and activities not on the package
Travel insurance, personal expense