Day 1: HANOI – SAPA – CAT CAT VILLAGE (L/D) - hotel
6.30 – 7.00: Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter /meeting point then depart for Sapa Town.
9.30: Follow the highway to Lao Cai city with the first comfort break
11.00: Second comfort break at Lao Cai city before approaching Sapa
13.00: Arrive Sapa Town with colorful traditional costumes of H’Mong, Dzao, Tay ethnic People.
Have Lunch and check-in the room. We will then depart from the hotel at 2:30pm and walk down 3Km to Exploring Cat Cat Shin chai village of H’mong – A colonial French discovered area and a renowned resort to officials from the early twenty centry.
Arriving to Cat Cat village, visitors will be visiting the Hydropower station, the waterfall of Cat Cat village as well as learning about the culture, customs and unique people here with traditional crafts such as weaving, carved silver, hand forged agricultural tools. After that you will walk back to Sapa (3Km)
Relax and have dinner at 6:30PM or 7:00PM
Overnight at the hotel/homestay in Sapa
Day 2: SAPA – Y LINH HO – LAO CHAI (B/L/D)
Breakfast and check-out the room before 8:30AM.
We will then depart from the hotel at 8:30am to walk down to Y Linh Ho, a village inhabited by the Hmong minority. This is a great opportunity to take photographs of hereditary terraces that are estimated around 100 years old. From Y Linh Ho we will make our way to Lao Chai village where you will visit the Hmong home town. Stop in Lao Chai for lunch break around 1 hour.
You will then continue to Ta Van, an established Hmong and Giay village. Here you will be warmly welcomed by a local Giay family and stay here for the night in their home-stay or comeback to Sapa Town and staying in hotel.
Day 3: GIANG TA CHAI – SAPA – HANOI (B/L)
Get the wake up by a rooster or the pigs, have breakfast with some pancakes, hot tea or hot coffee out door — you will be treated to sensational views across the rice terraces. After breakfast you'll say good bye to the local then trek through an enchanting bamboo forest, silk waterfall to Giang Ta Chai. After a few hours of trekking, we will stop and enjoy a picnic lunch with our scenic views. We then walk back to the main road and catch a car or mini van back to Sapa Town!
Get back to Sapa at around 2:00PM. Have shower at our hotel and get on the Vans, back to Hanoi.
Tour end at 21:00.