5D4N Vietnam HANOI – SAPA – CAT CAT – LAO CHAI – TA VAN VILLAGE

5D4N Vietnam HANOI – SAPA – CAT CAT – LAO CHAI – TA VAN VILLAGE

From: SGD $706** PER PAX (2 Pax Twin Sharing)

DAY 1: HANOI ARRIVAL - HALFDAY CITY TOUR - LAO CAI                                      (-/-/D)

Upon arrival at Noi Bai international airport, meet up our guide then transfer to centre for your city tour. Start with a visit to the Viet Nam Museum of Ethnology where is both a research centre and a public museum exhibiting the ethnic groups of Vietnam. Short visit Ngoc Son Temple on Hoan Kiem Lake. After dinner at Vietnamese restaurant, transferred to Hanoi train station to take a night train to Lao Cai.

Overnight on train

Meal                   Dinner at Minh Anh Restaurant (or similar) – Vietnamese cuisine

Distance          Noi Bai Airport – Hanoi Central: 35 km à 45 minute transfer

Note                   Museum is closed on Mondays

 

DAY 2: LAO CAI – SAPA – CAT CAT VILLAGE – SAPA                                                 (B/L/D)

We will pick you up at Lao Cai railway station by bus, to take you up to the township of Sapa which takes approx one hour arriving at.

08:00 am – After breakfast and a morning shower, we will start walking to Cat Cat in the bottom of Muong Hoa valley. Enjoy the spectacular views of the beautiful valley towards Fansipan – highest peak in Viet Nam and Indochina. Go through the village of Black H’mong ethnic minority; see people weaving and embroidering their clothes, keep going down enjoy colorful rice terraces and the interesting waterfall. Come back to Sapa about.

12:30 pm – Enjoy your lunch in the hotel. Afternoon will be free time for you to explore Sapa ethnic market and town.

Overnight in Sapa

Meals                 Breakfast at 3*hotel                                                                                                          

Lunch at Gerbera restaurant (or similar) – Vietnamese cuisine

Dinner at Sapa Lotus restaurant (or similar) – Vietnamese cuisine

Note                   Early check in is not included

Distance          Lao Cai Railway Station – Sapa Town: 30km à 45 minute transfer

                        Sapa Town – Cat Cat Village: 2km

 

DAY 3: SAPA - LAO CHAI – TA VAN – SAPA – LAO CAI – HANOI               (B/L/D)

After breakfast, we will start our tour to Lao Chai Village of the Dzay minority. Then we will visit Ta Van Village of the Red Dzao. Free and easy then have dinner before getting to Lao Cai Station to catch your night train back to Hanoi.

Overnight on train                 

Meals                 Breakfast at hotel                                                                                                

Lunch at Red Dzao restaurant (or similar) – Vietnamese Food

Dinner at Thien Hai restaurant (or similar) – Vietnamese Food

Distance          Sapa Town – Lao Chai – Ta Van Village: 15km

 

DAY 4:  HANOI RAILWAY STATION - HALF DAY HANOI CITY TOUR                                 (B/L/D)

Morning arrival at Hanoi train station. Have breakfast and take half day tour to visit Hanoi: the Ho Chi Minh's Complex, including Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum (close on Monday, Friday mornings and every afternoon) and Ho Chi Minh Silt House. Continue to the enigmatic wooden One Pillar Pagoda. Then heading to the Temple of Literature which is peaceful series of walled courtyards end graceful gateways. End off the day with a Water Puppet Show.

 Overnight in Hanoi                                                                                                                        

Meals                 Breakfast at 3* hotel

Lunch at Bang Lang Restaurant (or similar) – Vietnamese cuisine

Dinner at Viet Kitchen Spring restaurant (or similar) – Vietnamese Cuisine

 

DAY 5: HANOI DEPARTURE                                                                                                                      (B/-/-)

The day is at your leisure for last minute sight-seeing or shopping until your transfer to Noi Bai International airport for your onward flight.

Meal                   Breakfast at hotel

End of our services!

Distance          Hanoi Central –Noi Bai Airport: 35 km à 45 minute transfer

 

Price FIT Group (SGD/ per pax)

 

Class

Period

2 pax

3 pax

4 pax

5 – 6

pax

7 – 9

pax

10 – 12

pax

13 -15 pax

SS

at hotel

4* OPTION 1

Low

706

608

554

507

454

429

413

106

High

714

616

563

515

463

439

423

114

 

 

HOTEL INFORMATION (Used hotels or similar)

4* - Option 1

May De Ville Old Quarter

Flower Garden /ROH

Chalcedony Hotel /Superior

 

Thang Long Opera /Superior

Muong Thanh Centre

Superior

Tirant Hotel- Deluxe

 

Sapa Legend - Superior

U Sapa - Superior

Amazing Hotel - Superior

Chau Long Hotel - ROH

Location

Hanoi

Sapa

 

  Train Schedule:

  Daily departure, except Saturday

  Ha Noi – Lao Cai: ETD at 22:00, then ETA 05:30

  Lao Cai – Ha Noi: ETD at 21:05, then ETA 06:30

 

             Note:

  • Low season: 01 May to 30 Sep 2018
  • High season: 01 Jan to 30 Apr 2018 & 01 Oct – 31 Dec 2018

 

 

             Child policy:  

  • Infant (under 2 years old) : Free of charge (sharing bed with their parents, 01 child maximum

   in the double/ twin room and maximum 2 children in one group)

  • Child from 02 – 10 years old

              Child in twin room      : 90% rate of adult

              With extra bed                : 70% rate of adult

              Without extra bed       : 60% rate of adult

              Child 11 years old and above               : 100 % rate as adult

 Surcharge for train ticket:

+ Under 5 year old: Free of charge (Sharing berth with there parent)

+  From 5 – 10 year old: 26 USD/child/berth/2 ways (not applied for Victoria train)

 

              Inclusions:

  • Hotel accommodation with twin or double sharing rooms as hotel below or similar
  • Standard meals as mentioned (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • Private transfer and transportation on tour
  • Single entrance fees as in the itinerary
  • Sightseeing with local experience English speaking guide. No guide escort on train to Sapa for group below 6 pax
  • Mineral water with 2 bottles of 500ml/ tour day/ pax
  • Return train ticket Hanoi – Lao Cai – Hanoi (4 pax share in one cabin, soft berth. If your group is odd, please share with other tourists OR pay more 60 USD/ round trip/ 01 berth). The train might be: King Express, Livitrans, Tulico
  • Dormitory bathroom (2 times/pax, one time in Hanoi and one time in Sapa)

 

              Exclusions:

  • All international airport tax
  • International flights & domestic flights
  • Early check in or late check out
  • Travel insurance (Please make sure that you buy insurance for your clients before they

    travel oversea)

  • Optional tours
  • Visa arrangement & Visa stamp at international gate
  • Surcharge for dinner at Buffet Sen restaurant:

From Monday – Thursday: 8 USD/pax/meal

From Friday – Sunday: 11 USD/pax/meal

  • Drink & Beverage in meals
  • Compulsory TIPPING for local guide and van driver
  1. – 4 pax: 07 USD / pax/ day
  1. – 7 pax: 05  USD / pax/ day
  1. pax up:  03 USD / pax/ day
  • Suggested TIPPING for bellboy, boat crew, sampan driver: depend your budget.
  • Other services not mentioned above