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Trip information

Sapa Easy Trekking (Homestay)

Trip code: SET-H-3
Duration: 3 days & 4 nights
Departure: Everyday
From price: US$229/person
Type: Private tour
Grading: Easy
Accommodation: Homestay (1 nt), Hotel (1 nt), overnight train (2 nts)
Meals: 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches

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TRIP CODE: SET-H-3  |  Departure: everyday, from Hanoi  |  Tour type: private


Homestay in Sapa is a great option for all people who want to deeply experience about the lifestyle of Ethnic people.

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Hanoi - Sapa - Y Linh Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van - Giang Ta Chai - Su PanCat Cat - Sin Chai.


  • Stay in a Giay local house.
  • Visit many ethnic villages as: Y Linh Ho village, Lao Chai village of the H’mong, Ta Van village of the Giay, Cat Cat village of the Black H’mong, Sin Chai - the village located at the foot of Fansipan Mountain.
  • 28km of trekking to visit villages of the Red Dzao, the H’mong, Giay...
  • Visit a beautiful waterfall and rattan bridge.    

Brief itinerary:

Day 1 Taking overnight train from Hanoi city to Sapa.
Day 2 Easy trekking in Y Linh Ho, Lao Chai, and Ta Van village (homestay). B, L, D
Day 3 Visiting Giang Ta Chai, and Su Pan (hotel stay)
B, L
Day 4
Visiting Cat Cat and Sin Chai.
B, L

What to bring?

    • Original passport with valid visa
    • Camera and rolls of film
    • Sun block
    • Sun glasses
    • Wide brim hat
    • Comfortable shoes
    • Rain gear
    • Warm clothes
    • Small amount of cash
    • Personal medicines
    • Insect repellent
    • Joy and big smiles

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Day 1: Hanoi – Lao Cai province (night train)
We will pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi at 7.00 pm and transfer you to Hanoi train station for the overnight train to Lao Cai province. Experience the romantic overnight train travel.

Transfer from hotel to train station | Night train: 4-soft sleeper A/C shared cabin | Meals: not applicable.

Day 2: Lao Cai station - Sapa - Y Linh Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van homestay (B, L, D)
Arrive at Lao Cai train station at 6.00 am. We will take 1-hour car ride uphill to the beautiful town of Sapa. The ride gives you a glimpse of the stunning vistas and impressive rice terraces. Upon arrival in Sapa town you have your breakfast and freshen up before the trip. The trekking tour starts at 9.00 am with 7km of walking down to the south east of Sapa along the side of Muong Hoa valley to Y Linh Ho village of the Black H’mong. Continue on 3km of trekking down to Lao Chai village of the H’mong. Lunch at a local family, and then 4km walk through terraced rice fields to Ta Van village of the Giay minority people where we stay for the night. It gives you a worth chance to learn about the local house architecture which is full of their daily lifestyles and exclusive custom. Enjoy the landscapes.

Transfer from Lao Cai station to Sapa | Trekking: 14km, easy grade | English speaking guide | Homestay in a Giay local house | Meals: B, L, D.

Day 3: Giang Ta Chai - Su Pan - Sapa (B, L)
After breakfast, continue on 8km of trekking to visit 2 villages of the red Dzao (Giang Ta Chai) and the H’mong (Su Pan). Visit a beautiful waterfall and rattan bridge. Enjoy landscapes. Walk through bamboo forest to the main road to catch the jeep to return Sapa town.

Trekking: 8km, easy grade | English speaking guide | Hotel: Bamboo Sapa (or equivalent) | Meals: B, L.

Day 4: Sapa - Cat Cat - Sin Chai - Lao Cai station (B, L)
A walk down to the South-west of Sapa (around 3 km) to visit Cat Cat village of the Black H’mong. Relax at the foot of the stunning waterfall and the vestige of a hydroelectric power station that was constructed by the French during the colonial time in Vietnam. Enjoy picnic lunch by the side of the river, and then next 3 km to Sin Chai, the village located at the foot of Fansipan Mountain - "the roof of Vietnam and Indochina". From here you can enjoy huge stunning landscapes before climbing up on the way by a jeep to return to Sapa. In late afternoon we will transfer you back to Lao Cai station to take the overnight train to Hanoi. You will be arriving in Hanoi at 5.30 am next day.

Transfer from Sapa to Lao Cai station | Trek: 8km, easy grade | English speaking guide | Freshen up services | Meals: B, L.





Prices are in USD, per person, based on double occupancy.

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Hotel optionsPriceSingle supplement 
$249 $19

What's included?

  • Pick-up and transfer by private air-conditioned vehicle as specified in the program.
  • Return overnight train tickets in 4-berth cabin (A/C wooden soft sleeper). If you would like to upgrade to the private 2-berth cabin, please contact us.
  • Twin /double sharing room at hotel in Sapa.
  • Standard local house.
  • Travel in an appropriate private air-conditioned vehicle and/or a private jeep with an experienced safe driver.
  • Meals as mentioned in program (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner) in the local restaurants or picnics where no suitable restaurant available.
  • Local English speaking guide (other language guide is upon your request).
  • Freshen up service.
  • Entrance fees, sight seeing fee for all visits as mentioned in the program.
  • All taxes and service charge.

Special offer

  • We'll arrange Vietnam visa (1 month, single entry) for all members of your group for free of charge

What's excluded?

  • International flight tickets and airport tax.
  • Drinks, tips, gratuities and personal expenses.
  • Insurance.
  • Other things not clearly mentioned in the included list.