Sapa Hard Trekking
Sapa in Vietnam provides
challengers with a varied landscape of forests, mountains
and sprawling rice paddies. Bordered by Laos, China and
Cambodia, this place has many options for exciting treks.
Trekking in Sapa can take in beautiful cloud topped
mountains, remote hill tribe villages, dense jungles and
pine forests. Discover nature and cultural diversity in
Sapa, a former French colonial hill retreat
in northern Vietnam. In this adventure at
an elevation of around 1600m, you will explore villages of
several ethnic-minority groups. Trek through terraced rice
paddies and tropical jungles, and spend one night in an
authentic bamboo hut. You won't forget your guide or the
villagers you meet along the way!
of difficulty: Difficult.
" The trekking
trip to Sapa was a memorable one. We went on many great
walks. Tour guide's knowledge, command of the English
language and manner were great. Our driver was also very
good. We had full confidence that we were in a safe pair of
your hotel in Hanoi arrival pick up transfer to train station, sleep
Day2: Sapa -
SinChai( 8km) (B/L/D)
Arrival Lao cai at 6:00 in the morning , breakafst in local
restaurant then transfer to O-Quy- Ho ( 18 km from Sapa town ). then begin trekking down the
valley to the Muong Hoa River and from here to the Black H'mong
village of Sin Chai . Accommodation is basic but a unique and
special experience. Home stay in Sin Chai
Day3: Sin Chai-
Y linh Ho (15km) (B/L/D)
Train arrives Lao Cai railway station aroung 06: 00. Pick up and
transfer to Sapa town. Relax for a while at local restaurant then
begin trekking down the valley to the Muong Hoa River and from here
to the Black H'mong village Lao Chai San, Lao Chai. We then continue
to Ta Van village to visit Zay people. We'll stay overnight with a
local family in Y Linh Ho
Accommodation is basic but a unique and special experience.
Approx.: 0,5 hour driving/ 7 hours trekking/ 1 hour lunch.
Y Linh Ho Village - Seomity Village
Today's trek will be mostly uphill until lunchtime in a beautiful
part of Hoang Lien National Park. On the way, we have many
opportunities to enjoy valley views. After a couple of hours of
hiking, we stop at a nice spot for lunch. The trek will be softer in
the afternoon. But the scenery becomes even more beautiful. We pass
by Seomity village of Black Hmong minority before we arrive in a
campsite, which locates nearby a river outside the village. While
porters put up tents and cook dinner, we can take a walk to stretch
Trekking: 5 hrs, Accommodation: Camping
Seomity Village - Den Thang Village - Ta Trung Ho Village
The trek today takes us through beautiful rice paddies and over old
suspension bridges. We will trek on small trail sneaking through
rainforest. We arrive in Den Thang village of Black H'mong by noon.
Here we stop for lunch either nearby a river or in a local school
according to the weather. After lunch, the trek will becomes tough
on tinny footpath going up and down, which requires a lot of
concentration. We will reach to Ta Trung Ho village of Red Dao
minority where we spend the night in local house. Both the valley
and the village have just received few foreign visitors. The night
will be even more interesting when we are in the wonderful
hospitable atmosphere of the Red Dao ethnic group.
Trekking: 7 hrs ,Accommodation: Home-stay
Day6:Ta Trung Ho - Nam Toong - My Son - Thanh Phu
You are now at the
fringe of the rain forest by the Hoang Lien Son mountain range.
Fansipan, the highest peak in Indochina with its 3143 m, is located
in this mountain range. You will start the trek today by ascending
to Nam Toong village of Red Dao minority. Here your lunch will be
prepared in a local school.
After lunchtime, you
descend to the valley where locates My Son village of Xa Pho
minority, one of the smallest groups ethnic in Northern Vietnam.
From there you take a short walk to Thanh Phu village of Tay
minority. Here you spend the night in traditional house of the Tay.
You can take a walk to explore local daily life while your dinner
will be served with Vietnamese dishes.
Trekking: 7 hrs, Accommodation: Home-stay
Thanh Phu - Nam Cum - Sin Chai
Today's trek will be
relatively short and soft. Once leaving Thanh Phu, you follow the
trekking route built in the bottom of the valley, which offers the
best view to the surrounding mountains. You stop at a nice spot for
lunch. After lunchtime, you continue the walk toward Sin Chai
village of Red Dao minority where the night will be spent in Red Dao
Trekking: 3.5 hrs, Accommodation: Home-stay
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Chai - Nam Ket - Ben Den - VuLinh
You wake up for an
early breakfast and repack your luggage for the long trek heading
toward Lao Cai. Once you leave Sin Chai, the trip takes you into a
fabulously mountainous area, the most remote part of Sapa. En route
you meet children curious eyes as you are very first tourists
passing by. Red Dao ethnic minority inhabits the entire area. You
will enjoy the fresh of bamboo forest and jungle until you make a
stop at Nam Ket for lunch.
After lunch, your
trek will be mostly downhill. After about half an hour, you will
have a opportunity to enjoy one of the most beautiful view of days
over a green valley lying along the Red River. You eventually arrive
in Ta Thang village of Tay minority. Here you will be transferred by
car to Vu Linh.
Approx: 7.5 hours
walking/ 1-hour lunch.
Day 9:Vul Linh- Hanoi:(B/L/D)
Morning transfer back to Hanoi..Check in hotel, free time visit
Overnight in Hanoi
+ 719USD/person for group 6-8
+ 855USD/person for group 4-5
+ 945USD/person for group 2
All accommodation at
base camp and home stay, hotel as mention
Meals as mentioned (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
English speaking guide, sightseeing fees and permits,
H'mong Hill tribe porter
Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air-conditioned
Train tickets Hanoi-LaoCai-Hanoi
( soft sleeper , 4 beds/cabin )
Ten , sleep bag, sleep pad (
good quality from THE NORTH FACE )
to Vietnam, departure airport taxes
• Personal travel & medical insurance, all personal & daily expenses
• Gratuities and tips for drivers and guides, things not mentioned
in the program
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Suitable walking shoes, raincoats, jackets, torch, insect repellent
itineraries are subject to change without prior notice.
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