DAY 1: NOIBAI AIRPORT – HOTEL (D)
Arrive at airport and transfer to hotel. Dinner and overnight in Hanoi.
DAY 2: HANOI – HALONG (B/L/D)
Coach trip to Ha Long Bay, the bay’s tranquil beauty encompasses 1,500 square miles dotted with over 3,000 limestone islands and grottoes of all shapes. Visit Islands, Caves, Kayak. Lunch and dinner on board. Overnight in Junk.
DAY 4: HALONG – HANOI – SAPA (B/L/D)
After breakfast tea, visit beautiful grottoes and caves, enjoy brunch buffet. Relax on bay. Return to Ha Noi. Check in hotel. Dinner at restaurant. After dinner, transfert to Hanoi Railway Station for train to Sapa. Overnight on train.
DAY 5: COLORFUL SAPA (B, L, D)
Arrive in Lao Cai in early morning. On arrival, our tour guide will meet & transferred to Sapa. Check-in the hotel. After breakfast, we start our short hike to explore the colorful hill town. First, we drop at Sapa market for photo shooting then walk down to Cat Cat village of H’mong tribein the valley. Enjoy some visits to local families and stop by Cat Cat cascade. Let’s enjoy spectacular scenery while walking. You will also enjoy spectacular scenery while walking along dirt trails through green rice paddies. After dinner, it is time to discover Sapa at night, chat with local people to know more about their culture. (Night Market)
DAY 6: SAPA – LAO CAI – NIGHT TRAIN BACK TO HA NOI (B, L,D)
Have breakfast at hotel. This morning we have a walk to Tavan village, a village of Red Dzao and Giay people. Further, on along the road, the Old Marble Beach and Cloud Bridge can be seen. Visit the village, dotted in green, lush, valley, to learn more diversified culture of Vietnam hill tribes. In the afternoon we have a short time climbing up to Ham Rong Mountain with elevator steps. From the mountain, the superb views of all Sapa valley including Sapa town with hills and gothic villas, gardens and paddy fields as well as opposite Hoang Lien Son range with the over 3000 meters high Fan Si Pan. Transfer to Lao Cai in the late afternoon and get overnight soft sleeper train back to Hanoi. (Have dinner in Lao Cai)
DAY 7: HANOI – DEPARTURE (B)
Ha Noi city tour: visit Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum and Museum, One-Pillar Pagoda, Temple of Literature. Free for shopping or leisure until transfer to airport for departure.