Unique Tour in North Vietnam 5 Days 4 Nights

Tour code NVT-UNI5D

Price 275 USD/Pax

Duration 5 Days 4 Nights

Tour route Hanoi city - Sapa(Cat Cat Village, Shin Chai Village, Lao Chai Village, Ta Van Village) - Halong Bay - Hanoi


Unique tour in North Vietnam 5 days will take you from the mountain to the bay, the most beautiful landscape of Northern Vietnam. With a short 5 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. If you do not have much of time, this tour is made for you.

BRIEF ITINERARY:

Day 1. Hanoi Arrive
Day 2. Hanoi City tour – Night train to Sapa (B,L)
Day 3. Laocai – Sapa – Cat Cat – Sin Chai (B,L,D)
Day 4. Sapa – Lao Chai – Ta Van – Night train back Hanoi (B,L,D)
Day 5. Hanoi – Halong Bay (B, L)

DETAILED ITINERARY:

Day 1. Hanoi Arrive

Up on arrival in Hanoi, we will be welcomed by Vietnam Typical Tours car and driver, transferred to hotel in the city center, check in and relax.

Overnight in Hanoi.

Hanoi Older QuaterDay 2. Hanoi City tour – Night train to Sapa (B,L)

Have breakfast at hotel and ready for the trip at the lobby OR the meeting points.
Our guide will pick you up between 07h45 and 08h00.
08h30: Arrive Tran Quoc Pagoda – the oldest pagoda in Ha Noi built in the 6 th century.
09h00 – 9h15: Visit Ho Chi Minh complex, you have a chance to see the embalmed body
of Ho Chi Minh then walk around the garden to see 2 houses where he lived & worked
from 1954 to 1969. Then visit One Pillar Pagoda where worships the Godess of Mercy –
It is the most unique padoga in the world
11h00: Visit one of these
– Vietnam Museum of Ethnology to learn about the culture of 54 ethnic groups
living in Vietnam (Tuesdays – Thursdays – Saturdays & Sundays)
– Bat Trang ceramíc village to explore the daily life of the local and learn about the
process how to make a perfect product (Mondays – Wednesdays – Fridays)
12h30: Have lunch at our restaurant. You have an opportunity to enjoy Vietnamese
cuisine with 8 delicious dishes.
13h30 – 13h45: Continue visit Temple of Literature – the first university of Vietnam,
established in the 11 century
15h45: Leave for Hoan Kiem Lake to visit Ngoc Son Temple, which honors General
Tran Hung Dao who defeated the invader in 13 th certury.
16h15: Tour finishes. Back to hotel and you will have free time for dinner.

08h30 pm, We being picked up and transfer to train station for our night train to Sapa.

Overnight on train.
4 soft berth sharing cabin (wooden air conditioner cabin)
Train: King Express train or similar Deluxe train

Trekking Muong Hoa ValleyDay 3. Laocai – Sapa – Cat Cat – Sin Chai (B,L,D)

06h00: Pick up at Lao Cai train station to Sa Pa by bus. Arrive in Sa Pa in the mid-morning, then have breakfast and relax at hotel, after that the guide takes you to visit Cat Cat. It is a small but bustling village situated at the foot of Fansipan Mountain. Here you will see traditional Hmong homes at their best, and you will be able to meet a Hmong family to learn more about their way of life. The village is also the perfect place to see traditional clothing being made, hemp being dyed and women weaving. From Cat Cat we will follow the Muong Hoa Valley for 3km through rice terraces and small dwellings to Sin Chai. This village is a little off the usual trekking route and less visited, but offers the opportunity to see traditional wooden homes built using the indigenous Pumu tree. Transport will be waiting in Sin Chai to take you back to Sapa.

Overnight at hotel in Sapa

Day 4. Sapa – Lao Chai – Ta Van – Night train back Hanoi (B,L,D)

After breakfast, the guide takes you to the villages of the H’mong and Dzay called Lao Chai and Ta Van.The day is devoted to a beautiful hike through the breathtaking scenery of Sa Pa valley. Start by road that descends in the wake of the street Cau May (6 km) En route, admire the rice terraces hidden behind mist of the morning, a truly awe-inspiring sight.Follow a small track and cross Muong Hoa River and pass well tended rice terraces on your way to the Black Hmong village of Lao Chai. Continuing through the colorful rice terraces you will reach the village of Ta Van Giay . As you continue your trek along the Muong Hoa River you will cross a small suspension bridge, roughly 2km from the settlement. Here you can discover a fascinating collection of rock carvings. These engravings depict some beautiful images of man, stilt houses and some beautiful decorative patterns. We lunch in a home in the village. After lunch the walk continues through a bamboo forest to visit Red Dao ethnic minority village. After taking a rest nearby a waterfall to refresh, you start climbing uphill to a road where the car is ready for your journey back to Lao Cai railway.

Overnight on train.
4 soft berth sharing cabin (wooden air conditioner cabin)
Train: King Express train or similar Deluxe train

Halong one day tour from HanoiDay 5. Hanoi – Halong Bay (B, L)

You arrive in Hanoi station around 05.30am. Our team will pick you up and transfer you to our hotel. You will have breakfast before Halong Bay Tour.

07h15 – 8h00: Pick up at your Hotel (around the old quarter)and start the trip with 3,5 hours to Ha Long bay,short break half way about 20 minutes.
11h45-12h00 : Arrival Tuan Chau island,Check on Boat and have Vietnamese traditional Lunch with seafood while cruising though the amazing rocks:Insence Bunner,Stone Dog,Cock fighting …
13h30: Explore the longest,biggest abd the most beautiful grotto of Ha Long bay(Sung Sot grotto-Surprising grotto).
14h45: Discover Luon Cave(water cave)with some options:
-Kayaking or bamboo boat.
-Relaxing on boat.
15h45: Visit Titop island:
-Swimming on the beach.
-Trekking Titop peak for taking photos with panoramic view of the bay.
-Sunset party on the way to come back to habour
18h00: Back to Ha Long habour.
21h40: Arrival to Ha Noi-Drop you off at your hotel

End of service.

TOUR CLASSPrivate TourGroup TourSingle Suppliment
1 Pax2 – 4Pax5 -8 Pax
Deluxe
(3 star services)
$ 450$ 370$ 320$275$50

Inclusion:

All transfer and transportation vehicle with air conditioning

Hotel accommodation base on twin sharing room

English speaking tour guide

Train ticket: Hanoi – Sapa – Hanoi

Meals as listed in the itinerary: B – Breakfast, L – Lunch, D – Dinner

Boat trip in Ha Long Bay

Entrance fees

Exclusion:

Visa to Vietnam

International and domestic airfare

Single room

Other meals and drinks

Other optional and activities not on the package

Travel insurance, personal expense