In the tour, 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.
Day 1: Ninh Binh – Halong – Sung Sot Cave – Kayaking – Cooking class
7.00 : Our car and guide will pick you up at The long hotel departure to Halong bay.
12.00: Arrive at BaiChay, Halong Tourism harbour.
12.15: Transfer by tender to the Cruise. Enjoy welcome drink.
12.30: Start cruising to visit Ha Long Bay – one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, UNESCO World Heritage Site and check in your cabin.
13.00 – 14.00: Have lunch – enjoy deluxe Vietnamese Set Menu.
14.30: Transfer by tender from boat to Surprising cave. Walk up about 100 steps to the cave entrance and tour the cave for approximately 45 minutes.
16.00: Enjoy kayaking or relaxing on the cruise.
18.00: Have cooking class on the cruise.
19.00 – 20.00: Have dinner – enjoy Vietnamese food.
21.00 – 23.00: Evening activities: sing karaoke, join squid fishing or relax on the sundeck, sightsee Halong Bay at night.
Overnight on the Halong Bay cruise.
Day 2: Titop Island – Viet Hai Village – Kayaking – Monkey island stay in bungalow
6.00: Starting your day with taichi on the sundeck.
7.15: Have a breakfast
8.00: To Ti Top island. Climb to the top of Titop, sightseeing Halong Bay’s panorama view or relaxing, swimming at the Ti Top beach.
9.30: Transfer to another boat, go to Catba Islands, trekking by bicycle in Viet Hai Fishing village, in the valley of the heart of Cat Ba National Park.
12.00: Come back cruise, have lunch.
In the afternoon: Kayaking or swimming activities to explore Van Boi Beach.
Visit Monkey island.
Check in at hotel in Catba.
19.00: Have dinner at hotel, free time explore Catba Island.
Overnight in Bugalow in Cat Ba Island.
Day 3: Cat Ba – Ha Long Bay – Hanoi
After breakfast, return to the cruise and continue to visit remainder of Ha Long Bay.
11.30: Get back Halong harbour.
Have lunch in the restaurant or on the cruise.
13.00: Transfer back to Hanoi. You will arrive in Hanoi approximately at 16:30.
Finish the tour. See you again!
17.00: Arival in Ha Noi check in hotel and have free time at night to discover Ha Noi City.
Day 4: Hanoi – Sapa – Visit Ham Rong moutain
6.00 – 7.00: Our car and tourguide will pick you up at the meeting point then depart to Sapa, following NoiBai – 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 Sa Pa.
13.00: Arrive in Sapa, check in hotel, have lunch.
Afternoon: You will begin the trek up HàmRồng (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 a sensational specticular views of the HoàngLiênSơn 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 Sa Pa.
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 5: Visit Cat Cat village- Hanoi
After breakfast, you will start trekking to Cat CatVillage 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 (11:00am – 12:00am).
Afternoon: Free time to explore Sapa town or go shopping at Sapa Market.
16:00: It‘s time to say “Good bye Sa Pa!” and drive back to Hanoi. Have dinner at Lao Cai City then continue the journey to Hanoi.
22:00: We arrive in Ha Noi. End of services – see you next time!
- Sapa Express Bus transfers Hanoi- Sapa – Hanoi (29 or 45 seats) with air-conditioner, travel blanket, pillow,…
- Welcome drink (tea, café), candy at our office.
- Free wifi, water, wet tissue on Sapa Express Bus
- Transportation as programme
- Accommodation at hotel (2 – 3 persons/room)
- Entrance fees according to programme (Cat Cat village, Ham Rong mountain).
- VAT (10%)
- Insurance, visas
- Other personal expenses (tip, drinks with meals,…)