Hanoi - Mu Cang Chai - Sapa

3 Days 2 Nights

From 105$

Overview

Hanoi - Mu Cang Chai - Sapa - 3 Days 2 Nights (Every Friday)

Every year, during grain season, thousands of flocks of tourists and photographers go to mountainous areas in Northern Vietnam for the most scenic rice terraces in the world. Mu Cang Chai (Mù Căng Chải), Yen Bai province, is one of most attractive destinations of all. You will not only enjoy the majestic and beautiful terraces but also learn the unique and rustic life of H’mong ethnic group. A hard but warm-hearted life – a rare thing in the modern world.

Trip Highlights

Trip Highlights

Explore the beauty of Khau Pha mountain pass, Lim Mong valley

Admire the sunrise over Hoang Lien Son range 

Itinerary

Hanoi - Mu Cang Chai - Sapa

3 Days 2 Nights

Depart for Mu Cang Chai by Highway 32. Having lunch in Muong Lo, famous for the specialties of Thai ethnic groups such as stream moss, black cake, Tu Le sticky rice…

Explore the beauty of Khau Pha mountain pass, Lim Mong valley then Continue the journey to Mu Cang Chai. There are many terraced fields (mainly for rice), creating amazing landscapes which stretch down the mountain sides. Wooden houses and guard boxes can be spotted between the terrace fields.

Dinner and stay overnight at Homestay in Thai’s village

After having breakfast, depart for Sapa. Discover the beautiful town, it overlooks a plunging valley, with mountains towering above on all sides.

Visiting Ham Rong Mountain, views are often subdued by thick mist rolling across the peaks, but even when it's cloudy, local hill-tribe people fill the town with colour.

Dinner then having freetime to discover Sapa town by yourself

Stay overnight at hotel in Sapa

Admire the sunrise over Hoang Lien Son range early morning while enjoying your breakfast

Choosing 1 of 2 option :

  • Option 1: Visiting Cat Cat Village where the Black Hmong living. Explore the culture of ethnic minority
  • Option 2: Walk to Fansipan cable car station to commence the Fansipan journey with the world's most modern 3-wire cable system. Then continue to conquer the 600 steps to Fansipan peak at an altitude of 3,143m.

Having lunch then going back to Hanoi. Tour ends.

Important information

Include in price:

Private transfer by coach/van with English speaking guide

3-star hotels or Homestay and Meals as mentioned in programme

Travel insurance

Exclude:

Drinks during meals, and meals not mentioned in programme.

Personnal expenses and other expenses not mentionned in the programme

Round-trip cable ticket to Fansipan

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