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Sapa and the North East loop trip

We offer lots of different Sapa tours, however, in this Sapa tour 14 days 13 nights, you can experience full destinations without missing any special one. In this Sapa Tour 14 days 13 nights, you will have chance to discover some of the most amazing destinations at the North East of Vietnam such as Ninh Binh, Sapa, Halong Bay and Bac Son Valley.

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$2,699

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Duration

14 days

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Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • 13x Breakfast
    • 6x Dinner
    • 14x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 10 nights
    • Private air-conditioned vehicle and transfers
    • Accommodation with daily breakfast
    • English speaking tour guide
    • Local way leader while trekking
    • Sampan boat ride and bicycles in Ninh Binh
    • Motor-boat ride in Ba Be Lake
    • Bottled water on the car
    • Entry/Admission - Thung Nắng
    • Entry/Admission - Bich Dong Pagoda
    • Entry/Admission - Mua Caves
    • Entry/Admission - Muong Hoa Valley
    • Entry/Admission - Bac Ha Market
    • Entry/Admission - Dinh Vua Meo
    • Entry/Admission - Puong Cave
    • Entry/Admission - Ban Gioc Falls
    • Entry/Admission - Nguom Ngao Cave
    • Entry/Admission - Bac Son Valley
    • Entry/Admission - Halong Bay
    What's excluded :
    • Travel insurance
    • Accommodation in Hanoi
    • Drinks and other meals
    • Tips and gratuities
    • Any international flights
    • Banking fee (if any)
    • Personal expenses and others not mentioned clearly in the inclusion part
    • Visa arrangement

  • Day 1: Hanoi - Ninh Binh

    Stop At: Thung Nắng, Ninh Hải, Hoa Lư District, Ninh Bình Province, Vietnam
    From 8:00 AM, you will commence from your hotel with your private car for a 2,5 hour drive to Ninh Binh province. Upon arrival at Thung Nang boat dock in Trang An Heritage Complex, you will enjoy 2 hour sampan boat ridde along a little river which is winding in between towering limestone karst mountains. You may also be able to view some rural activities by the locals along the row. The rowing trip is also through two tunnel-like caves. Back to the dock and transfer to a restaurant for the lunch.
    Duration: 5 hours

    Stop At: Bich Dong Pagoda, Ngu Nhac Son Mountains, Ninh Binh 430000 Vietnam
    In the afternoon, you will embark on an easy bicycling tour around the area and visit Bich Dong Pa goda, built on a steep mountain. Dinner and overnihgt in Ninh Binh.
    Accommodation: at a hotel in Ninh Binh
    Duration: 16 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch: Vietnamese meal
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 2: Ninh Binh

    Stop At: Mua Caves, Ninh Binh 430000 Vietnam
    After the breakfast at the hotel, we will transfer to Hang Mua Mountain for a hike to the highest summit in this so-called "Inland Halong Bay" to admire the stunning landscape of the karst formations (The 500-step hike is not recommended to senior people in hot day or those with high-blood pleasure). After Hang Mua summit, we will continue on with a walk on the flat ground through a village and to rice fields, along the feet of the mountains. This takes about 2 hours. This is also a great time to enjoy the peaceful atmostphere of a beautiful part of Trang An UNESCO's heritage.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Bắc Bình, Lập Thạch District, Vinh Phuc Province, Vietnam
    After lunch, we will drive toward Hanoi and then onward to another rural area in Vinh Phuc province. Arrive at Bac Binh Village, check in a local house for dinner and overnight.
    Duration: 16 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Served in hotel
    • Lunch: Vietnamese meal
    • Dinner: Provided by host family
    Accommodation included: Homestay

    Day 3: Bac Binh - Sapa

    Stop At: Bắc Bình, Lập Thạch District, Vinh Phuc Province, Vietnam
    This morning, you will take a walk to the neigborhood and visit a family where you can learn the sericulture (is the rearing of silkworms for the production of silk). After that, get back to the homestay for breakfast. you then take an easy bicycling ride to the fields and villages. This is another opportunity for you to learn more about the local agriculture in the region. You will see that there is big variety of cereals and vegetables are planted beside the wet rice. You may have a chance to visit a workshop that is run by a family who specializes in reeling cocoons and you can see how a silk yarn comes from.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Sapa, Sapa, Lao Cai Province
    Around 10:00 AM, bid farewell to the host family and set out for our drive toward Lao Cai province. Lunch is on the way. Arrive in Sapa town, check in the hotel and rest. Overnight in Sapa.
    Duration: 16 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Provided by host family
    • Lunch: Vietnamese meal
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 4: Sapa - Bac Ha

    Stop At: Muong Hoa Valley, Sapa 333108 Vietnam
    After breakfast, you will start the day with a short transfer by car to a trekking point to Y Ling Ho Village, Muong Hoa Valley. Muong Hoa is the biggest valley in Sapa region and bottomed by a rocky river. To start, you trek downhill the valley, the scenery of the rice terraces along your way are very beautiful and be the highlight of the day. Crossing the river on a small suspension bridge and continue the trek uphill. This is rather challenging when it is wet but definitely offers you spetacular view over the valley. Finish your morning scenic trek at Lao Chai Village where your private vehicle awaits you. Get on your car and drive uphill back to Sapa town for lunch.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Bac Ha, Bac Ha, Lao Cai Province
    The afternoon drive will take you to Bac Ha district. Check in a homestay and stay for the night.
    Approx: 70 km/ 3 hours
    Duration: 14 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Served in hotel
    • Lunch: Served in local restaurant
    Accommodation included: 3-star hotel

    Day 5: Bac Ha - Hoang Su Phi

    Stop At: Bac Ha Market, Bac Ha 330000 Vietnam
    This morning, after your breakfast at the homestay, you will take a short rive to the town and accompanied with the tour guide to visit the market (Bac Ha market on Sunday, Can Cau market on Saturday). Strolling around the market, you have chance to take beautiful photos, alive with the bright colours and extravagant costumes of the local people, specially the Flower H'mong. Together with other minorities, the Flower H'mong people come from different villages at the surroundings to buy and sell a wide variety of goods and livestock. It is more common to see buffalo, cows, goats, horses and other livestock being traded. After the market, we make our way to Xi Man town for lunch at a local food store.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Hoàng Su Phì District, Ha Giang, Vietnam
    In the afternoon, continue on driving to Hoang Su Phi. Take about 1-hour hike to Ban Luoc, a Tay ethic village for a homestay night on a stilt house.
    Accommodation: At another homestay
    Duration: 16 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Served in hotel
    • Lunch: Vietnamese meal
    • Dinner: Prepared by host family
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 6: Hoang Su Phi - Yen Minh

    Stop At: Yen Minh, Yen Minh, Ha Giang Province
    This morning, after the breakfast at the family. We trek the scenic dirt trail up and down the rice terraces in Ban Luoc area. This is one of the national rice terrace heritage cores in Hoang Su Phi. The beauty of the landscape is at its best at the yellow season (early half of October). Get picked up by our car for transfer to Vinh Quang town for lunch. In the afternoon, enjoy the beautiful drive to Yen Minh little town with some stops on the way for taking photos.
    Duration: 6 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Prepared by host family
    • Lunch: Vietnamese meal
    • Dinner: Vietnamese meal
    Accommodation included: Guesthouse

    Day 7: Yen Minh - Meo Vac

    Stop At: Dinh Vua Meo, Sa Phin, Dong Van Vietnam
    The drive today is spectacular as the entrance of the geo-park opens from here. The imposing grey limestone mountains and unbelievable life of the H’mong people on the rock will definitely amaze you. Visit the H’mong King Palace, Pho Bang ancient town whose lanes are filled with traditional Chinese-style houses. Have lunch at a restaurant in Dong Van town.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Meo Vac, Meo Vac, Ha Giang Province
    In the afternoon, take a short walk through the old quarter and onward to the foot of rocky mountains before carrying on your drive to Meo Vac. The last stop with breathtaking scenery at Ma Phi Leng Pass over Nho Que River is also a great highlight of the day. Check into a hotel and overnight in Meo Vac.
    Duration: 16 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Provided by guesthouse
    • Lunch: Vietnamese meal
    Accommodation included: Mini hotel in the center of Meo Vac

    Day 8: Meo Vac - Ba Be

    Stop At: Ba Be National Park, Ba Be National Park, Bac Kan Province
    On Sunday, there is a big market in the town so we are open for this and see how our schedule could work it out. The long drive today will take you downhill to Ba Be National Park. Lunch on the way.
    Arrive at Cho Ra little town which is about 20km from Ba be National Park, check in homestay for overnight.
    Accommodation: At a local family in Pac Ngoi village
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Served in hotel
    • Lunch: Vietnamese meal
    • Dinner: Provided by host family
    Accommodation included: Homestay

    Day 9: Ba Be - Cao Bang

    Stop At: Puong Cave, Khang Ninh, Ba Bể District, Bắc Kạn Province, Vietnam
    After breakfast, transfer to Ba be national Park. Get on a motorboat at Buoc Lom dock for a downsttream cruise along Nang River which leads you into the lush park in the Northeastern region. The cruise takes you though Puong Cave, then turn into the Vietnam's largest fresh water lake, Ba Be. Around noon, finish your cruise at an ethnic Tay people and enjoy the lunch at a local house.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Cao Bang, Cao Bang, Cao Bang Province
    In the afternoon, you will head for Cao Bang. Arrive in Cao Bang City and check into a hotel for the night.
    Duration: 16 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Prepared by host family
    • Lunch: Vietnamese meal
    Accommodation included: Standard hotel

    Day 10: Cao Bang

    Stop At: Ban Gioc Falls, Trung Khanh, Cao Bang 22000 Vietnam
    After the breakfast at your hotel, we will embark the morning drive to the remote area, Trung Khach District. Have a short stop on the way to visit Phuc Sen village of the Nung people where you can learn how basically the local blacksmiths are making their farming tools such as knives, sickles, plough plates... Arrive at the Waterfall around 11.30. Take a short walk down to Quay Son River and get on a bamboo raft to visit the most beautiful waterfall of Vietnam. Have lunch at a local restaurant nearby.
    Duration: 4 hours

    Stop At: Nguom Ngao Cave, Gun Village, Dam Thuy Commune, Trung Khanh District, Cao Bang 270000 Vietnam
    In the afternoon, continue on with a visit to Nguom Ngao limestone Cave, which is located about 2 km from Ban Gioc. Walking through this cool cave offers you a great chance to admire how wonderful the stalagmites and stalactites have been formed. Back to car and return to Cao Bang City.
    Duration: 4 minutes

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Served in hotel
    • Lunch: Vietnamese meal
    Accommodation included: Standard hotel

    Day 11: Cao Bang - Bac Son

    Stop At: Bac Son Valley, Quynh Son village, Bac Son District, Lang Son 180000 Vietnam
    Check out of the hotel after breakfast and get ready for the morning drive to Bac Son Valley in Lang Son province. The drive includes some stops on the way for you to take photographs whenever you want. Arrive at Quynh Son village of the ethnic Tay people and have lunch on a stilt house. This afternoon you will walk to visit the village and hike up to the top of the telephone-station mountain for a stunning scenery over the valley. This is a great point for those who love photographing. Dinner and experience the last homestay on stilt house.
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Served in hotel
    • Lunch: Vietnamese meal
    • Dinner: Prepared by host famly
    Accommodation included: Homestay

    Day 12: Bac Son - Halong

    Stop At: Hạ Long, Quảng Ninh, Vietnam
    After the traditional breakfast, this morning we will embark on a 3,5-hour hike on a rural back road. Along the hike, you can have a close look at the local farming, enjoy the peaceful atmosphere in a good harmony of mountains, forests and local life. At the end of the hike we get picked up by our private transport and go for lunch. In the afternoon, we will head down to the coast and stay overnight at a hotel in Halong City.
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Prepared by host family
    • Lunch: Vietnamese meal
    Accommodation included: 3-star hotel

    Day 13: Halong Bay

    Stop At: Halong Bay Vietnam
    This morning, you will have breakfast at the hotel and have an easy morning: free and rest. Check out your hotel by 11.00 AM and transfer to the pier for boarding a boat for discovering the UNESCO listed heritage. Visit a cave, swimming on a sandy beach, kayaking around the karsts… Dinner and overnight on boat.
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Served in hotel
    • Lunch: On board
    • Dinner: On board
    Accommodation included: On board

    Day 14: Halong - Hanoi

    Stop At: Hanoi, Hoàn Kiếm, Hanoi, Vietnam
    You can wake up early for a hot coffee and enjoy sunrise with fresh air on the sun deck or you can remain in your cabin until breakfast time. The boat will have further cruise to other part of the bay and you will have time for visit a beautiful limestone cave which is decoreated by hundreds of stalactites and stalagmites. Lunch is served early today on boat as you need to disembark before noon. The private 4-hour drive from the pier will bring you back to Hanoi to end the trip.
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: On board
    • Lunch: Vietnamese meal
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Hanoi, Hanoi
    Traveler pickup is offeredAirports
    • Noi Bai International Airport, Phú Minh, Sóc Sơn, Hà Nội, Vietnam
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infant meals not included
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide, English - Written

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

6

Organised by Custom Vietnam Travel

Activity ID: V-15430P14

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