DAY 1: HA NOI - SAPA - HAM RONG MOUNTAIN (-/L/D)
06h00-07h00: Our car and tour guide will pick you up at the meeting point then depart to Sapa, following Noi Bai - Lao Cai high-way.
Along the way, you will have chance to contemplate the beauty of northwest mountains that terraced fields are sparkling in sunlight or dim in thick fog. Have a short break in 30 minutes then continue the trip to Sapa.
13.00: Arrive in Sapa, check in hotel, have lunch.
Afternoon: You will begin the trek up Ham Rong (Dragon’s Jaw) Mountain. There are several well-tended flower gardens along the way. Going through two Heaven Gates, you will get the top of Ham Rong Mountain. Up here, you will have sensational spectacular views of the Hoang Lien Son Mountains, including Vietnam’s highest peak - Mount Fanxipan. This is an enjoyable outing, but it’s not the north face of Everest so you will go down in time for dinner.
Evening: After dinner, you are free to explore the charm of Sapa by night, enjoy roasted corn, baked eggs beside charcoal fire or go shopping. Overnight at hotel in Sapa.
Especially on Saturday night, we highly recommend a stop at the Love Market which is one of unique cultures of ethnic minorities (H’Mong, Dazo. int Lao Cai in pacticular and Northwest of Vietnam in general.
DAY 2: VISIT CAT CAT VILLAGE - HA NOI (B/L/-)
After breakfast, you will start trekking to Cat Cat village which is occupied by the Black H’Mong tribe. You will experience the tribal way of life while enjoying wonderful views of the terraced rice paddy fields and the waterfall in Cat Cat village. Coming here, you can see the hydroelectric power station which was built by the French in twentieth century. After that, you will go back to hotel to check out and be on time for lunch.
Afternoon: Free time to explore Sapa town or go shopping at Sapa market.
16:00: It’s time to say “Good bye Sapa!” and drive back to Hanoi.
22:00: We arrive in Hanoi. End of services - See you next time!