From USD 295 p/p
This adventure tour to Sapa allows you to test your fitness and stamina biking across the rugged terrain of northern Vietnam, and visit local villages to learn about the region’s numerous ethnic minorities.
At 08.00 pm our tour guide will pick you up at hotel lobby to the Hanoi railway station for night train to Sapa. Overnight on train.
Train At Night
You will be met by local guide and driver upon your arrival at Lao Cai station then transferred to a local restaurant for breakfast. Then start our driver to Sapa. You cycle downhill on a windy road, which goes along Muong Hoa valley.
The valley is home to Black Hmong, Giay and Red Dao minorities. From the road you will have many opportunities to enjoy amazing scenery of mountains and rice paddy terraces as far as the eyes can see. After a short break in Su Pan, you will cycle downhill until you reach Thanh Phu village of Tay minority. Here you stop for lunch in a traditional Tay house. After lunch, your ride will be mostly uphill, you head toward Sin Chai village of Red Dao minority. Where you will stay overnight in the red Dao family.
Today ride will be a little softer. You will pass by some tinny villages. You can stop by a local school and give children some small gifts such as pens or books. You will also be able to meet Xa Pho minority, one of the smallest ethnic group, which cannot be found in other areas. You will pass by Thanh Phu and continue to Ban Ho. In Ban Ho you will enjoy lunch in a local house. After lunch, you will take a short walk to the nearby river, where you will be able to have a swim. You can take a break and have a cup of tea in a Tay house before you get on a car for a journey back to Sapa. At late afternoon transfer to Lao Cai station to leave for Hanoi.
Arrive to Hanoi at 05:00. Turn back your hotel on your own.
End of the tour.
Prices are in USD, per person.
|Hotel / Group||2 guests||3~4 guests||5~6 guests||7~8 guests||9~12 guests||Single surcharge|
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