Sapa Trekking – Wednesday Cao Son Market Package Tour 2 Days – Hotel Stay

Market Tours, Trekking Tours

On this Sapa Vietnam Trekking and Wednesday Cao Son Market Package Tour 2 Days / 3 Nights – Hotel Stay, travellers would have a chance to visit Cao Son Market, located in Cao Son commune, Lao Cai province. Visitors will have the opportunity to interact and learn more about the daily life of ethnic. Visitors will easily be overwhelmed by some cuisines such as flavors of buffalo meat, horse meat and beef of the H’Mong. Besides, the unique – off the beaten track trekking to Suoi Ho, Ma Tra, Ta Phin villages will leave the strong impression about the land and people in Sapa, Vietnam.

  • Stay 01 night in Sapa
  • Visit many hill tribal groups in Cao Son Market: Flower Hmong, Tay, Dzay, Tu di...
  • Experiencing 11 KM of trekking to visit villages of Suoi Ho, Ma Tra, Ta Phin in Sapa.
  • Enjoy the authentic, tranquil vilage of Tin Thang.
  • Enjoy the scenic view along the trek and driving.
  • Tour Duration: 2 days/ 3 nights.
  • Tour Route: Hanoi – Train - Lao Cai – Sapa - Suoi Ho - Ma Tra - Ta Phin - Cao Son - Tin Thang – Lao Cai – Hanoi.
  • Start from: Hanoi (pick up from the hotel in Monday or Tuesday evening) .
  • End at: Hanoi on Thursday or Friday morning at Hanoi Station.
  • Tour Level: Moderate.
  • Group size: Private tour only.
  • Tour Customizable: Enable.

SAPA VIETNAM TREKKING – WEDNESDAY CAO SON MARKET PACKAGE TOUR 2 DAYS / 3 NIGHTS – HOTEL STAY.

NIGHT 1, Mon: Hanoi – Lao Cai – O/N in the Train. Meals = No Meal.

20: 00 pm - Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi and transfer to Hanoi railway station for boarding the Express Train to Laocai. Overnight in an air-conditioned soft sleeper wooden cabin. (4 pax/cabin or 2 pax/cabin on Request).

Overnight in the train, 4 soft berth cabin, AC.

DAY 1, Tue: Lao Cai – Sapa – Suoi Ho – Ma Tra – Ta Phin - Sapa. Meals = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Arrive in Lao Cai around 5.30 am.

We will take 1hr bus riding uphill to the beautiful town of Sapa. The ride gives you a glimpse of the stunning vistas and impressive rice terraces along the road.

Arrive Sapa town, have breakfast at the local restaurant & freshen up for a while.

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 Sapa.

DAY 2, Wed: Sapa – Lao Cai - Cao Son Market - Tin Thang Village - Lao Cai - Hanoi. Meals = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

After breakfast at your hotel you leave at 7:30 for Cao Son Market, which is about 3 hour driving from Sapa.

You will enjoy the beautiful scenery along the road until you arrive in Muong Khuong town. From there, you turn into a dirt road, which goes up in mountains. Pine trees forest, villages surround tiny market. Flower Hmong, Tay, Dzay, Tu di ethnic minorities come to buy and sell local products such as food and material for agriculture and fabric.

After exploring the market, your car will take you heading to Tin Thang village – the most stunning part of Lao Cai province. You will then be able to visit the most secluded peaceful village and have an opportunity to see the people still distill the wine from corn, making bacon in the most basic way and offering the special corn cake to anyone who drops by their house, then take jeep back to Lao Cai Station.

Have fresh shower & dinner at Lao Cai Station before boarding the night train back to Hanoi.

Arrive in Hanoi around 5 Am next morning. Tour ends at Hanoi Railway Station.

Overnight in the train, 4 soft berth cabin, AC.

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:

  • Returned train tickets: Hanoi - Laocai - Hanoi (soft sleeper, 04 berth wooden cabin with air-conditioning).
  • All transfer and transportation vehicle with air conditioning.
  • Private Tour.
  • Accommodation as program.
  • -Standard Hotel: Fansipan View Hotel- Deluxe Room.

    -Superior Hotel: Panorama Hotel - Deluxe Mountain View.

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

  • Boat riding at Chay River.
  • English speaking tour guide.
  • Permits.
  • Meals as indicated.
  • Entrance fees and water on tour.

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 VIETNAM TREKKING – WEDNESDAY CAO SON MARKET PACKAGE TOUR 2 DAYS / 3 NIGHTS – HOTEL STAY RATES. 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** 330 230 180 165 145
Superior3*** 375 250 215 205 180
Deluxe 4**** 415 270 240 220 205

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.