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Day 1: Arrival Hanoi Airport - Sleeper Bus to Sapa Town, Day 2: Conquering Fansipan Mountain Peak by Cable Car, Day 3: Cat Cat village and Sin Chai village, Day 4: Halong Bay, Day 5: Hanoi City Tour, Day 6: Departure
Day 1: Arrival Hanoi Airport - Sleeper Bus to Sapa Town
Our sleeper bus and the guide will pick you up at Hanoi International Airport lobby / hall at the times: 7:30 AM; 14:30PM; 22:00PM.
Then departs for Sapa Town. Arrival in Sapa town at the times: 13:00PM; 19:30PM; 03:30AM
(Our sleeper bus will be departed from Old Quarter, Hanoi)
For Picking-up location (the meeting point) at Hanoi Airport: our driver and the guide will wait for you at the 10th-pillar/column at the outside of Hanoi Airport's International arrival hall / lobby to pick you up. (10th-pillar/column, which is the outside of the gate out, between the arrival hall A1 and the arrival hall A2, you just need to go out the outside of the arrival hall, you can see it, and you will see our driver or the guide with your name signalboard on his hands)
>>> Arrival at the sleeper bus station in Sapa Town with the trip of 03:30AM >>> you still sleep on the bus untill at 6:30AM our guide will pick you up, and takes you to your hotel in Sapa town.
Day 2: Conquering Fansipan Mountain Peak by Cable Car
In the morning, after having breakfast, at 9:00AM the driver will pick-up to take you to the Fansipan Cable Car station (9 km to the southwest of Sapa town) to begin the journey to conquer Fansipan Mountain peak by cable car to the point of 3,000m ASL (up and down). Enjoy the view of Sin Chai valley, Fansipan peak as well as Hoang Lien National Park from the cable car cabin.
Following 639 stone steps walking from the cable car station on the hill you will arrive at the top of Fansipan Mountain at an altitude of 3,143m - the roof of Indochina (it takes around 40 minutes) at here it will be your victory celebration conquering the roof of Indochina. Standing at the best high peak of the mountain ranges you will have a panorama on stunning natural landscape of North Vietnam: mountains; waterfalls; the valleys; the villages... around the Fansipan Mountain.
>>> 12:00 (noon) Going down to the cable car station the driver will pick you up and takes you back to in Sapa town. Having lunch.
in the afternoon, it will be a half day FREE of you to do your own things. You can visit Sapa town; Sapa market…
- Breakfast, Lunch and dinner are all included.
- Accommodation: at the hotel in Sapa.
Day 3: Cat Cat village and Sin Chai village - Lao Cai Train Station for a night train to Hanoi
After having breakfast, you will walk down to the South-west of Sapa town to visit Cat Cat Village to learn about the life of the Black H’mong people. “Cat Cat is an old village of of the Black H’Mong ethnic people, nestled in a beautiful valley about 3KM from Sapa Town. Cat Cat village attracts tourists from all over the world for its distinctive customs. The original architecture of H’Mong people is interesting as well. Their house typically contains three rooms with three doors and po mu wood roof, while the walls’ material is sawn timber. There are other indispensable parts of the house such as altar, kitchen, place of sleeping; place to keeping food, etc.
Coming the Cat Cat Village there will be the opportunity to look through the houses of the ethnic minorities in the village and discover how people in this area live. You will often see a big family in one household; 10 members more or less and you will be amazed at how they share in it. As you go down the village you will walk past a lot of stalls with colorful and beautiful handicrafts "This is a shopping Mecca". And you will have opportunity to try the local delicacy, try the home-made apple wine with just 10,000 VND (50cents), you’d have a glass of fine traditionally made wine. Chances are-you can no longer find them anywhere else as soon as you have left the village. So while you are in the area, taste their food to remember the experience; Take the photos of the splendidly picturesque view of the hills and the terraced rice fields, and the stunning Cat Cat Waterfall...”
Having lunch at a local family. in the afternoon, you will trek 3KM to Sin Chai village, the village located at the foot of Fansipan Mountain, “the roof of Vietnam and Indochina”. “Sin Chai is a pristine village of the Red Dao ethnic people, whose women wear beautifully embroidered clothes with distinctive silver jewelry and an enormous red turban. Sin Chai is also a community village. Here the locals will take the time to teach the way to weaving the material / cloth and the way to dye the material / cloth by the local plants / vegetation. There are also a lot of wonderful scenery inside this pristine village”. Coming there you can enjoy huge stunning landscapes before walking up on the way to return to Sapa by the minibus. Having dinner at a restaurant.
At 17:30PM The Mini-Bus and the guide will pick-up and take you to the Lao Cai Station (30KM) for the Overnight Train to back to Hanoi, if you want to return by the train. The Overnight Train will be departed @21:40PM from Lao Cai Train Station)
- Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner are all included.
- Accommodation: On the Overnight Train.
- Trekking level: 4/10
- 6km trekking,
Day 4: Day Trip to Halong Bay
The overnight train will take you arrival in Hanoi Train Station at around 05:20AM.
(from Hanoi Train Station to Hanoi Old quarter is 1,5KM, you will take a taxi to your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter with your own cost (it is about 2usd/ 1 car 4-seats).
And between 7:30AM to 8:00AM our tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter and then depart for Halong Bay. It will take about 3.5 hours (165km) to drive to there. The trip to Halong Bay from Hanoi is rather long but extremely interesting (to a half way you will have 20 minutes for refreshment at Bus Stop Station). You will go through lots of towns, villages and countryside and you will get a great views and insight to the country and day to day life of Vietnamese people on both sides of the way.
“We have just upgrade the Halong Bay 1 Day Tour - Deluxe Package to a better itinerary with 5.5 to 6 hours of cruise on Halong Bay instead of 3.5 to 4 hours of cruise so that clients have a best trip for Halong Bay day tour. For the route of tour itinerary, you will spend just one day for the Halong Bay 1 Day Tour But You will be gone as far as A 2-Day Cruise Tour: You will be going far more than from the Halong harbor (13KM on Halong Bay), and you will explore most of beauty of Halong Bay, visiting Surprising Cave”.
Arrival at Halong harbour, you will get on the cruise to explore center area of the world natural heritage of Ha Long Bay - one of New Seven Wonders of the World. For the lunch, we have prepared a special lunch with delicious food is served at the restaurant of the cruise while you can enjoy the amazing scenery of Halong Bay. Cruising amongst the hundreds of islands, you will pass through a lot of islands and islets highlighted with fanciful names: Fighting Cock islet (symbol of Halong Bay), Incense Burner islet, Stone Dogs islet, Stone Cat islet,...
Stop at the center area of the World natural heritage of Halong Bay for kayaking around the breathtakingly beautiful limestone island formations or for a bamboo boat trip “rowing boat” (please choose one of the two: Kayaking or Bamboo boat) to visiting a beautiful tunnel cave on the water “The Luon Cave”. If you are lucky, you can see monkey herds/flocks on the limestone mountain in Halong Bay.
Then the boat will take you to a beautiful limestone island which named the Titop Island. At there you can walk on the Titop Beach, and walk up to the top of Titop Mountain to see the bay from the top of this mountain with a height of over 100 meters above sea level, you will have a panorama on Halong Bay of Vietnam.
Get back the cruise and the cruise will take you to a beautiful cave named Sung Sot Cave “Surprising Cave” you will witness huge chambers internally a limestone mountain with many stalactites and stalagmites of all kinds, everything are created by naturally, which is one of the most beautiful caves in Halong Bay. This cave requires some moderate climbing. On exiting from the cave at the top, you'll not regret climbing as you are treated to a picture postcard view of Halong Bay.
Come back the cruise you will join on A Cooking Class on our cruise to making the traditional fresh spring-rolls dish of Vietnamese people with some suggestion recipes and you will be also eaten this fresh spring-rolls dish that you have made out them… Then relaxing and admire the stunning Halong Bay views once again when the sailing itinerary gets back to the Halong harbor. Arrival at the harbor at approx 17:00PM then get back Hanoi. Arrival in Hanoi Old Quarter at approx 20:30 to 21:00PM.
Day 5: Hanoi City Tour full Day
08:00AM - 8:30AM our tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel. Start the trip to Tran Quoc pagoda, a Buddhist relic and national heritage lying on the West Lake. Then visiting Ho Chi Minh Complex, which includes Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, President Ho Chi Minh’s house on stile where he lived from 1958 to 1969, the Presidential Palace, Vietnam National Assembly' Building, and the One Pillar Pagoda which was built in square water lake middle that is Hanoi’s oldest and finest pagoda, dating back to 1049.
Continue you’ll visit the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology to learn about cultures of 54 ethnic groups living in Vietnam. 12:30 Have a rest and having lunch at a restaurant.
After that you’ll visit Temples of Literature constructed in 1070 - dedicated to Confucius, sages and talented scholars. It is the most famous temple in Hanoi, which also was the first university of Vietnam.
Then you will continue to visit Hoa Lo prison, it were built in 1899. The French kept mainly political prisoners here along with those awaiting sentencing at the nearby Court of Justice,also where American pilots who had been shot down and captured were kept as prisoners of war. The pilots called it, sarcastically, the “Hanoi Hilton.” John McCain was held here at various times during his five and a half years as a POW. 16:00PM the driver and tour guide will transfer you back to your hotel.
Day 6: Hanoi - Departure
After having breakfast, free until time for transferred to the airport for your departure flight home. Have a good journey back home. The tour ends.