In this Sapa Trekking and Bac Ha sunday market tour, you will visit the most crowded market with thousands of ethnic people from many different villages from mountainous areas in Lao Cai provinces. You will see the different cultures and ways of wearing colourful clothes of those minority Sapa people.
1st night: Trekking Travel’s taxi takes you to Hanoi Railway Station for the night train to get to Laocai Station. Sleep on the train.
Day 1: Sapa trekking tour, Trek to visit Lao Chai – Ta Van ( B/L/D)
The train arrives at the Lao Cai train station at approximately 6:00 am. Pick up and transfer to Sapa . After breakfast we leave the hotel and start trekking down the valley to the Muong Hoa River and from here to the Black H’mong village Lao Chai. Black H’mong is one of the biggest minority groups in the Sapa area. After this you continue to Ta Van village to visit the Zay people. The Zay houses are built of wood and bamboo with a clay floor. Have picnic lunch on the way then keep going to the bottom of Sapa valley. Jeep back to Sapa in the afternoon. Overnight at the hotel in Sapa
Day 2: Sapa trekking tour, Trek to visit Cat Cat – Sin Chai ( B/L)
Have breakfast at your hotel. Trek around 10 km to visit two villages of the Black H’mong (Catcat and SinChai). Visit the waterfall and hydroelectric power station established by the French in CatCat village, nice landscapes of green forests and beautiful scenery along the way. Walk back to Sapa. Check out the hotel. Have lunch at the local restaurant. Afternoon, free to visit Sapa town, market, church and flower garden in HamRong mountain… Overnight in hotel.
Day 3: Sapa – Bac Ha market – Lao Cai – Hanoi
At 7h30 AM checking out the hotel then take the minibus to go to Bac Ha (arrive at about 10.00AM). At the market day you have opportunities to meet local people from the remote villages in their traditional costumes. They are 4 different tribal groups Flower Hmong, Black Dao, Toy and Phi La, in the afternoon taking 2 hour walk to visit Ban Phi – A Flower Hmong village which is located in scenic valley. Then bus transfer back to Lao Cai railway station round 16h30 for the night train to Hanoi.
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