Sapa Trekking Tours

Trekking is a great way to go through remote villages and experience the real life of local ethnics in Sapa. Sapa Trekking Tour offers us a great trek down to Muong Hoa valley, the home of many ethnic groups with their beautiful terraced rice fields.You will get to know their lifestyles & authentic cultures; have time interacting with locals
From: Call 2 days/3 nights

The overview of Sapa Trekking Tour 2 days/ 3 nights by train

Sapa was famous as hill stations developed by the French in early 20th century, aslo welknown for its highest peak (Fansipan at 3143 m) in Vietnam and the Indochina as well (the roof of Indochina). Travelling to Sapa, beside relaxing yourselves in Sapa's cool climate, view stunning landscapes of mountains, valleys & clouds; conquering yourselves to Fansipan mountain, you can do a few days trekking to different remote villages of local ethnics in the region.

Sapa trekking tour 2 days is a pleasant journey with a light trek to Muong Hoa valley, the home of many ethnics of Black H'Mong, Dzay, Red Dzao, Tay....Great insight of local cultures, beautiful landscapes of villages in the background of vast terraced fields, waterfalls and river that you will have in this 2 day soft trek Sapa.

Sapa trekking tour -Sapa view

Sapa's terraced rice field in sapa treking route

On the first day, you will do a full-day trek to experience the lifestyles of Black H'mong in Lao Chai village, see the primitive life with their house, kitchen, worshiping altars, school & farming on mountain slopes ( beautiful terraced rice fields), then to Ta Van hamlet of Dzay ethnics where you will have a rest and a lunch in a local home.You can compare the differences in their cultures, house styles and living standard as well.Then we continue trekking to Giang Ta Chai village where most of Red Zao ethnics live.Wonderful view of the rice terraced fields, waterfall and rural hamlets of friendly Red Dzao that you can captivate and have beautiful photos of. Back by van for a night in hotel in Sapa town.

On the second day, we will do trek to another direction of Muong Hoa valley to Ma Tra & Suoi Ho villages of Black H'mong, then to Ta Phin hamlet of Red Dzao ethnics.You will have more chances to view natural scenery along the trek, to interact with locals in their villages.Then back to Sapa relax and shopping before taking a van to Lao Cai station for a night train returning to Hanoi.

Sapa Trekking Tour- Lao Chai village

Trekking tour to visit Lao Chai village

You can view the part of our Sapa trekking tour 2 days in this video to get some sense of the trek. If you have any question of Sapa Tours, Sapa area or other trekking routes of Sapa or homestays in Sapa, please, feel free to send us an email to, or viber us to +84.988451530,we will process your request and reply you back as soon as possible.

This sapa trekking tour 2 days/ 3nights is supposed to go by an overnight train form Hanoi to Lao Cai.However, we have another options of sapa tours by bus or private car thanks to a recently opened highway (more comfortable and faster with just 5 hour journey).We are happy to support you with more information for your best vacation in Sapa.

Brief Itinerary of Sapa Trekking Tour 3 days/4 nights

  • Day 01: Hanoi transfer to its railway station for a night train to Lao Cai.Overnight on train
  • Day 02: Lao Cai - Sapa trekking tour to Lao Chai ,Ta Van & Giang Ta Chai village – Sapa.Overnight in Sapa (B, L)
  • Day 03: Sapa trekking tour to Suoi Ho & Ta Phin village – Sapa, transfer to Lao Cai railway station.Overnight on train (B, L)
  • Day 04: Hanoi railway station back to hotel.

More photos of Sapa trekking tour

Sapa Tours- center church

Big church in Sapa tours

Sapa tours to ethnic villages

Sapa tours with a trek to ethnic villages

Sapa tours to colorful Bac Ha market

Sapa tours to colorful Bac Ha market

The detailed itinerary of Sapa Trekking Tours 2 days/3 nights

Day 01: Hanoi transfer to its railway for a night train to Lao Cai.Overnight on train

We will catch the overnight train soft sleeper with AC to Lao Cai. The train leaves at 20:25' from Hanoi railway station

Day 02: Lao Cai – Sapa trekking tour to Lao Chai ,Ta Van & Giang Ta Chai village – Sapa.Overnight in Sapa (B, L)

The train arrives at the Lao Cai railway station at approximately 06:00. There will be a vehicle waiting to transfer us to Sapa. It is only about 38 KM from Lao Cai railway station to Sapa, but it takes us around one hour on the way up the mountains by a van. After checking in the hotel and having breakfast,we will trek to visit 3 different villages with the ethnic groups: Black H’Mong, Dzay, Red Dzao hill tribes. Lunch is cooked by a guide in home of the friendly Dzay family in Ta Van village. After lunch,we continue trekking to Giang Ta Chai village of Red Dzao group.The rattan bridge or wonderful waterfall is a good point to relax before going up to the main road for driving back to Sapa by jeep.

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Day 03: Sapa trekking tour to Suoi Ho & Ta Phin village – Sapa (B, L)

After breakfast, we trek to Ta Phin Village. The whole day trekking following the buffalo trails, we trek up and down hills through the forest and on the terraced rice fields and visit the villagers of the Black H'mong tribe in Ma Tra and Suoi Ho villages. We pass schools with scenic views of terraced rice fields and picnic lunch on the way and then continue our trek to Ta Phin with Red Dzao ethnic group. We meet the jeep & transfer back to Sapa. Then we go back to Lao Cai railway station. The guide sees you off there and takes you on the train. The end of the trip.

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Day 04: Hanoi arrival

Arrival Hanoi in the early morning, Back to your hotel by yourself. End of all the services.

Price: Call.
Single supplement: usd.

What is included n Sapa trekking tour?

  • All transfer and transportation vehicle with air conditioning
  • Hotel in Sapa
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Train ticket: Hanoi – Lao Cai - Hanoi
  • All indicated meals, plus snacks (B: as breakfast; L: as lunch; D: as dinner)
  • Entrance fees and water

What is excluded in Sapa trekking tour?

  • Car and guide on free time
  • Hotel in Hanoi
  • Other meals and drinks
  • Personal expense
  • Travel insurance
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