Hot price:155 USD (SAVE: 40 USD) - Public rate: 195 USD
Welcome to Sapa Bac Ha Market and Trekking to village tour. You will have chane to experience colourful culture from local house to the Market. The local people is so kind and hospitaly to show you their normal life by let you join their works, sharetheir house in Ban Ho, the Tay village. The market of Bac Ha is amazing place. It has multiple parts, sale of animals, blacksmiths, meat, fruits and vegetables as well as prepared foods, and finally, crafts, what the tourists like the most.
SAPA TREKKING VILLAGE - HOMESTAY AND COLOURFUL MARKET
The Night Before
Transfer from your hotel to the Hanoi Train Station for boarding. You will be in shared A/C sleeper cabins of 4 to travel North to Lao Cai town
Day 01: SAPA COLOURFUL MARKET AND TREKKING ADVENTURE TOUR: Sapa – Ta Van – Giang Ta Chai – Su Pan – Ban Ho (B/L/D)
The train arrives in Lao Cai at about 06:30 am - where your guide will welcome you. Then take a morning drive through the clouds by car / van to Sapa (about 1.5 hours). Breakfast then start the tour with 12 km by jeep then trek down hill to Ta Van village of the Dzay minority. Follow along the side of Muong Hoa stream to Giang Ta Chai village of the red Dzao where we have lunch at a local family.
, we keep hiking to Ban Ho Village
, the village lies in the beautiful valleys, home-stay at the Tay minority house to experience the architecture of their traditional house on stilts and spend time beside them to exchange the cultures and knowledge. Home-stay in the Tay local house.
Day 02: SAPA COLOURFUL MARKET AND TREKKING ADVENTURE TOUR: Around Ban Ho - Sapa (B/L/D)
2km walking to a very nice waterfall discovered and named “the Lavie” by the French during the colonial time in Vietnam. Enjoy swimming then picnic-lunch on the bank.
In the afternoon
, trek 4 km up to the main road o get the jeep to return to Sapa. Check-in Hotel.
Day 03: SAPA COLOURFUL MARKET AND TREKKING ADVENTURE TOUR: Bac Ha market (Sunday only) (B/L/D)
Located at 110km from Sapa, Bac Ha mountain town is well-known by travelers with the most colorful market of the hill tribes in the North of Vietnam. This every Sunday - Bac Ha market attended by at least 8 ethnic groups and last from 9:00 AM until 2:00 PM. It is also chance for tourists to discover the H’mong King’s palace (old building built by the French & Chinese).
In the afternoon
, we go for a light trek to visit Ban Pho Village, the village is home to flower H’mong minority. We are invited to enter several local houses to have some green tea, corn wine, listen to the host talking about their family, talk to them… and then enjoy landscapes on a roundabout way to Bac Ha
then get on bus to Lao Cai Station to get night train back to Hanoi.
Day 04: SAPA COLOURFUL MARKET AND TREKKING ADVENTURE TOUR: Arrive Hanoi
Tour end at Hanoi train station about 5h00 am. Please find your own way to your hotel, a taxi normally costs you a set of 50,000 VND (2-3 usd)