Day 1: Ha Noi Halong Bay – train to Lao Cai - Sapa (lunch on boat, dinner) – night train to Lao Cai at 21h50
Our guide and bus will pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi at 8h00 then transfer to Halong Bay pier where boarding a 4 hour cruise junk to visit Thien Cung cave, Dau grottoes, enjoy seafood lunch on boat while the boat cruising on the world heritage site. After a 4 hour cruise, we transfer back Hanoi for dinner at local restaurant.
20h30 transfer to Hanoi railway station to take a night train to Lao Cai. Overnight on the train travel (4 berth-cabin, soft sleeper tickets).
Day 2: Lao Cai – Sapa – Fansipan Climb 2 d1n (B,L,D)
Early morning arrival Lao Cai station about 5 AM, our tour guide and bus will transfer to the hotel in Sapa where you can relax, refresh, have a quick shower and enjoy breakfast. Meeting your "accompany crew" who bring all crucial equipments, food, water, tent.. and everything for the Fansipan climb.
After breakfast, we depart to silver waterfall, Tram Ton pass - from this highest pass in Vietnam, we start the strenuous climb to the peak. 8 hours through primitive forest, many small streams and bamboo forest on the way until you reach the top of 2,200m, we sort out best place to make an overnight tent and prepare for dinner.
This is the 1st night for travelers surely it is amazing night on the huge mountain with your tour guide, porters in the same board. The fire and cozy talk will make the swap the cool weather away and you will enjoy your unforgettable moment which you have never experienced in your life. Overnight stay in tents
Day 3: Fansipan – Sapa (B,L,D) train back Hanoi
Wake up in the morning, we have a light breakfast and continue a hard climb up to the top the summit. At the top you will be the vanquisher. Take your time to enjoy yourself, take pictures and your lunch then descend the same way or take another way to go down to the foot of the mountain and our car will transfer you to Sapa where you also have a quick shower before transferring to Lao Cai railway station for a night train to Hanoi. Overnight on the train travel.
Day 4: Hanoi arrival.
You are free to take a taxi to your hotel or connect other tour you booked. Tour ends
Special Promotion Price (Validity: Sept 2013).
Price is nett per person in US$, private tour basis, tax, service charge included in the party of
The only thing you should bring yourself is a pair of good walking-boots, or another kind of solid foot-wear. You should have tried them out beforehand, and know that you can walk in them all through the day !
Recommended equipment :
2 pairs of thick socks ( for use in the walking-boots)
Sandals or light footwear ( for use in the evening )
Sun-cream (with a high factor ; 10-20 )
Hat or cap, with a shade
Medicine for your own use (fever, bad stomach etc.)
1 warm jacket (fleece-jacket etc.,- for the evenings)
1-2 pair of long trousers (loose,- for your comfort)
1 pair of short trousers ( for warm days)
2 –3 shirts, or T-shirts
Socks (for use in the evenings, and against mosquitoes)
Underwear (for the women : also a Bra !)
NB : The personal baggage you bring on the trek, should not exceed approx. 8 kg, and should preferably be packed in ordinary plastic-bags that fit easily into the soft, barrel-shaped, watertight Blue bag. This bag will only contain your baggage and your sleeping-bag
All your personal baggage in the Blue bag will be carried by the porters. You shall only carry a small rucksack with the things you need during the day (camera, water-bottle etc.)
Equipment we supply :
Sheet sleeping bag (silk)
Waterproof Blue bag (for your baggage)
Plastic rain coat
Torch / flashlight
Water-filters (to purify drinking-water)
Plates, cups, forks, knives, spoons, and chop-sticks
Tents (incl. Mosquito-net)
Tour Cost excludes:
Airport taxes; Visas; travel insurance; tips; personal expenses, emergency transfers.