Sapa easy tour to Tavan - Catcat village in 2 Days
|Price: 125 USD 175 USD|
|Route: Sapa - Catcat - Sinchai - laochai - tavan|
|Duration: 2 days, 1 night|
|Highlight: Trekking tour from Sapa to visit some villages, chatting with local people to experience their daily life and culture|
- Detailed Program
Sapa - Catcat - Taphin - Laochai - Tavan 2 Days Trekking Package
Lao Chai village: Located 7 Kms from Sapa, it is quite approachable from Sapa for a travelers who do not have much time. In this village which you will have a welcome feeling at any house of the hospitable people there. You can interact them, learn about their culture and customs.
Ta Van Village is located in the northern province of Lao Cai, about 5 kilometers from Sapa, at an altitude of 1, 816 meters. This province borders the province of Yunnan in south-west China, and the indigenous people here share many cultural features with their Chinese neighbors.
The Night Before
Transfer from your hotel to the Hanoi Train Station for boarding at 9:30 pm. You will be in shared A/C sleeper cabins of 4 berths to travel North to Lao Cai town.
Day 1: SAPA TREKKING TOUR: Lao Cai - Sapa – Cat Cat Village - Ta Phin Cave (B/L/D)
Arrive at Lao Cai Train station at about 6.30, welcome by our local guide and take a ride to Sapa. Have breakfast and relax before exploring Sapa Town. In the afternoon, take a 2km trek to Cat Cat Village, home of H'mong Ethnics. Meet & talk with locals to learn more about their daily life. Then continue the ride to Ta phin village (12km from Sapa) home to the Red Dzao minority. Visit Ta Phin Cave, Ta Phin handicraft shops and explore the daily life of Red Dzao. Here you have good choice to buy woven and textile brocades, which are hand made by ethnic people. Visit a small hamlet of Black H'mong people here too.
Overnight in Sapa
Day 2: SAPA TREKKING TOUR: Lao Chai - Ta Van Village - Lao Cai (B/L)
After breakfast you check out and leave your luggage in the hotel, get ready for the trip. Trek down to Lao Chai village to visit the Tay and Day tribes then keep going along the bottom of the Sapa valley to get to Ta Van village, which is supposed to be the most beautiful one in the area. Have a picnic lunch on the way. You go back to Sapa by motorbike/jeep. Get yourself fresh with a shower in the hotel's day room before transfer down to Lao Cai Station for the night train LC2 back to Hanoi.
Day 3: SAPA TREKKING TOUR: Arrive Hanoi
Tour end at Hanoi train station about 5h00 am. Please find your own way to your hotel, a taxi normally costs you a set of 50,000 VND (2-3 usd)
Seat - In - coach - Price
|Class/Group Size||Price per pax (adult) in US Dollar|
|Standard||125||Hoang ha hotel// home stay|
|Superior||140||Holiday Sapa// Royal view hotel|
|Deluxe||350||Chau Long // Victoria hotel|
Seat-in-coach tours: To join with other people on available daily tours. These tours are fixed itinerary and departure time. It is possible to join in even your group of only 1 or 2 people. Customer do not to find other people to form the group. It is our company duty to gather the tourists for each tour. For these tours, you have to share the coach, boat and tour guide with other tourists who come from different nationalities. The number of people of this group is normally less than 20 persons.
- Meals as mentioned the program. (B: Breakfast, L: lunch, D: Dinner)
- Land transfer by car/ bus for whole trip
- Hanoi, Lao Cai A/C soft sleeper train ticket (4 berths train )
- English or French speaking guides. Other languages are available upon request.
- Admission fees for all sightseeing places.
- Tips for tour guide, driver
- Travel insurance
- Expenditure of a personal nature, tips, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry, emergency transfers & etc
- Others which are not mentioned in the inclusion
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