AD 02 : North West Adventure Tour
10 days / 9night ) Daily departure.
- Maichau - Sonla - Laichau - Paso TamDuong - Sapa - BacHa
Day 1 :
Am : 8h00 Depart from your hotel to Maichau. Stop in HoaBinh
to see the Hydro Electric Central. Continue to Maichau, stop over on
the way. 13h00 Arrive at Maichau.
Short trekking to visit Thai village, BanVan & BanLac.
Overnight at Pomcong village in Maichau.
: Maichau - Sonla ( B )
Am : 8h00 Depart to Sonla.
Stop to visit small ethnic hamlets scattering along the way from Yen
Chau, Moc Chau (Muong people). Luch on the way. 14h00 Arrive Sonla.
Old Prison of Sonla. Overnight in Sonla.
Day 3 : SonLa - Laichau ( B )
7h30 Breakfast at hotel.Visit the hill-tribe hamlets including the
Black Tay, Meo, Muong and White Tay. Vân Long pass, Ban Nâm
Na and other villages in the surroundings). Then depart to Laichau.
Short walk on the way. Stop to visit Thuan Chau Market on the way. Overnight at Laichau.
Day 4 : Laichau Boat trip ( B )
Breakfast at hotel. 8h00 Full day boat trip along on the Da
River and visit minorities villages at the river banks - cruising
through many verdant valley. 17h00 Return to hotel. Overnight at LanAnh
hotel in Laichau.
Day 5 : Laichau - SinHo - Paso( B )
Am : 7h30 Drive Lai Chau to SinHo . Sightseeing stops on the way for
Pm : 16h00
arrive BaSo town. Overnight at Lananh hotel in Laichau.
Day 6 : Paso - Sapa ( B )
Am : 8h00 Depart to Sapa. Strolling through the colourful market
at Tam Duong early in the morning where you will meet many different
ethnic minority communities. After the market, you will head out on
another one of Northern Vietnam's most spectacular roads on the way to
Sapa. Arriver in the old French colonial hill station of Sapa late in
the afternoon. Free time after check-in until dinner at a local
restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 7 : Sapa -
Laochai - Tavan ( 4 hours trekking, 12 km, 3 villages )
( B )
Breakfast and relax.. Walk around Sapa and then start from Sapa at 12:00
PM by jeep to visit a village of the Black H'mong (LaoChaiSan). Go
though hillsides along MuongHoa river. Cross the river by a suspension
bridge to reach LaoChai village. Take the paths across the paddy
fields to get to the 3rd village of the Dzay minority (TaVan) and Stay
the night at a Dzay family in this village. Picnic lunch on the way
and dinner at the family.
Day 8 : TaVan
-Ban Ho (7 hours trekking, 18 km, 3 villages )
( B )
Breakfast with the local family and then get to a village located
at the foot of HoangLienSon range via bamboo forests. Visit a waterfall
and a rattan bridge. After the village, get down to the river, cross
it and keep going to SuPan village for 2 minorities - The H'mong and
the Red Dzao. . Get off the road to go down hill to BanHo village.
Pick up by jeep and return , overnight at hotel in Sapa.
: Sapa - Bacha ( B )
Depart at 6.00 a.m. for Bacha. Stop on the way for sightseeing.
visit ethnic hamlets and take photographs. You will have time to visit
the houses on stilt of H'Mong, Dzao, minorities in Bacha. Overnight
: Bacha - Hanoi ( B )
7h00 Am Return to Hanoi. More stop on the way. Lunch at PhoRang
- Number of Persons -
4 - 5
Accommodation applying in
this trip: ( click to see )
- Transportation by Hi Lander or Landcruiser with aircondition as tour program indicated.
on Da river.
- Twin-share accommodation with daily breakfast;
- English or French- speaking guide
- Sightseeing fees
Tour Cost excludes:
- Lunches & dinners .
Airport taxes; Visas; travel insurance; tips; personal expenses,
starts and ends in Hanoi;
Tourist-class hotels (Superior);
car or bus.
(B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)