Sapa Off The Beaten Track 2 Days / 1 Night Tour by Express Bus

Trekking Tours, SAPA TOURS

Sapa Off The Beaten Track tour package 2 Days / 1 Night by Express Bus: leads you into the villages and places where tourists footsteps are less than in the beaten path. Here you can enjoy the real life pace of Sapa people as well to admire the authentic Sapa Vietnam nature and culture.

  • 25 KM walking and trekking tour to visit ethnic villages in Sapa: Suoi Ho – Ma Tra – Ta Phin - Ban Khoang village - Sin Ho - Ta Phin village - Sa Seng Village.
  • Scenic view along the driving and trekking.
  • Friendly talk & discover the daily life of local people with Black Hmong & Red Dao Minority.
  • Save up 30% compared to other tours of night train.
  • Enjoy the beautiful countryside of the north-west Vietnam from Hanoi – Sapa bus.
  • Travel Routes: Hanoi – Express Bus - Lao Cai – Suoi Ho – Ma Tra – Ta Phin - Ban Khoang village - Sin Ho - Ta Phin village - Sa Seng Village - Sapa – Express Bus – Lao Cai – Hanoi.


DAY 1: Hanoi – Express Bus - Sapa – Suoi Ho – Ma Tra – Ta Phin - Sapa. Meals = Lunch, Dinner.

6h30 - 7h00: The tour begins with a bus or taxi transfer to catch the bus to Sapa. If you are interested in the private transfer, please contact us.

Upon Sapa arrival, check in hotel, get lunch and freshen up.

Locating just about 5km southeast of Sapa town, Ma Tra valley attracts visitors for its stunning scenery highlighted with impressive terraced rice fields. The Hmong peoples has changed from sifting lifestyle into sedentary one form early 20th Century and built terraced field to ensure their permanent earning by farming wet rice.

Trip starts from Sapa at 08.30am or 01.30pm by a 5km road transfer out of Sapa town. Then walk starts from here downhill and cross the stream to the other bank where Suoi Ho village beautifully sits on the top of a low hill. Spend half an hour to visit several local homes for understanding of local life before continue walking along a large path on hillsides which is paved with rock to get through Ma Tra village.

This portion of the walk offers beautiful scenery of the valley and terraced paddies as well as flower farm.

Walk through for 2 hours through several hamlets of the Hmong scattering on hill-sides.

Keep trekking downhill 1 hour to Ta Phin village which is home to Red Dzao people. Then picked up and transfer by road 12km back to Sapa.

Dinner and overnight in hotel in Sapa.

DAY 2: Sapa – Sa Seng Village – Hau Thao - Ta Van - Sapa - Hanoi. Meals = Breakfast, Lunch.

After breakfast at your hotel in Sapa, you will start trekking from Sapa to Sa Seng Village, enjoying the off-beaten trails through cardamom forest.

From the top of the forest, you will have chance to take the panorama view of Sa Pa town, cloudy karst mountains as well as Muong Hoa Valley, home of many different hill tribe people including H’mong, Dzay, Dzao.

Ready aim shooting photos to local people daily life, especially amazing rice terraces.

Continue to trek down Hau Thao to Ta Van village. This path is challenging you.

Along the way you may stop to take photos of the fabulous valley en-route to Sapa. When you arrive in Sapa, you will have enough time to freshen up with a shower and take your luggage at hotel.

16h00: Say goodbye Sapa for Hanoi by Express Bus back to Hanoi.

21h00 - 21h30: You will arrive in Hanoi, get back to your hotel by yourself. Trip ended.

What to Bring.

-Sun block.

-Camera + Film.

-Insect repellent.

-Original passport.

-A wide brimmed hat.

-Trekking shoes.

-Rain coat.

-Warm clothes in the winter time.

-Sun glasses.

Rates are Inclusive:

  • Return Express Bus tickets Hanoi - Sapa - Hanoi, 4.5 hours per way.
  • All transfer and transportation vehicle with air conditioning.
  • Private Tour.
  • Accommodation as program.
  • -Standard Hotel: Fansipan View hotel, Hoang Ha hotel- Deluxe Room.

    -Superior Hotel: Panorama hotel, Sapa Lodge - Deluxe Mountain View.

    -Deluxe Hotel: Sunny Mountain Hotel - Deluxe Mountain View.

  • English speaking tour guide.
  • Permits.
  • Meals as indicated.
  • Entrance fees and water.

Rates are Exclusive :

  • Beverage.
  • Vietnam Visa.
  • VAT tax.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Tips and other personal expenses.
  • Pre & post accommodation in Hanoi.
  • All other services not clearly mentioned above.

SAPA OFF THE BEATEN TRACK 2 DAYS / 1 NIGHT BY EXPRESS BUS. Rates are quoted in USD per Person per Program.

Hotel Grade 01 Pax 02 Pax 3-4 Pax 5-7 Pax 8-10
Standard 2** 155 139 115 105 99
Superior3*** 205 175 155 139 125
Deluxe 4**** 310 239 225 210 185

Children policy:

  • Children under 4 years old: are FOC, sharing room/cabin with parent.
  • 01 Child under from 04 to 12 years old: is charged of 75% of the adult rates, sharing beds with parents. No extra bed added.
  • Children from 12 and over: are charged at the adult rate.

Cancellation Policy:

  • All cancellation must be made in writing to us through email only.
  • Cancellation made by us: No cancellation fee applied
  • 21 days prior to check - in date: No cancellation fee applied
  • 20 – 14 days prior to check - in date : 50 % total package charge.
  • 14 – 07 days prior to check - in date :70 % of total package charge.
  • Less than 07 days prior to check - in date and No Show : 100% of total package charge.