Sapa Trekking 4 Nights 3 Days Classic Tour ( Overnight at Hotel & Homestay )

Duration: 3 days
Transport: Bus
Tour code: VRT51
Sapa is a mountainous site in the Northwest Vietnam, about 350 km north-west of Hanoi, close to the border with China. Sapa is famous both for its fine, rugged scenery and for its rich cultural diversity. French used to consider Sapa as Summer Capital of Northern Vietnam in the early decades of the 20th century. Its naturally gifted beauty keeps attracting more and more people to spend their vacation there since then. Thanks to the height of 1,600 m above the sea level, the average temperature of the area is always 15-18°C, cool in summer, but a bit cold in winter. Sapa trekking tour offers traveller almost popular tourist destinations. Along the trekking route through the villages, the stunning mountainous views appear front of you. You have the time to discover the local life, culture, custom of Black H’Mong ethnic people who really welcome you to their village and house. Experiencing one night at tribe house, their kindness and hospitality may make you do not want to leave.


Sleeper bus Hanoi - Sapa - Hanoi with Air-conditioners

Meals as mentioned: B = Breakfast, L= Lunch, D = Dinner

Twin/ Double share room at 2 star hotel in Sapa

Sharing homestay

All entrance fees at tourist site

Local English speaking tour guide

Trekking time in terrace fields

Local life experiencing

Complimentary water in the bus


Single Supplement: surcharge 25 usd

All meals & beverages not specifically mentioned.

Pick up and drop off outside Hanoi Old Quarter not included (additional charges may apply for pick up outside of Hanoi Old Quarter); for verification please contact

Tips, Personal Expenses & those not clearly mentioned above

Airfare into and from Vietnam

Travel insurance.

Visa application (where applicable) and personal travel documents are the sole responsibility of travelers.


- Exploring the breathtaking mountainous Sapa

- Trekking through the terrace fields

- Visiting the local village of minority in Sapa

- Tasting the local foods

Hanoi - Sapa - Overnight sleeper bus:

09:00 - 09:45 pm: Shuttle bus and guide will picks you up at your stay/ hotel in Hanoi old quarter and transfer you to the sleeper bus.

5 hours and a half on sleeping bus

3:30am: Estimate time of arrival in Sapa ( you can sleep on the bus until 6am). Upon arrival, bus will stop in Sapa town. Bus might be turned off tha Air-conditioner. However, the air in the bus still be nice for sleeping as the cool air in the morning.

06:00 6:30 am : Local guide in Sapa will meet you at bus stop going to the hotel in Sapa for Breakfast.

Please pay attention:

If you want to go to Sapa by Train or Morning Bus, please contact us via:


Day 1: Lao Cai – Sapa Sapa: Trekking to visit Ylinh Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van – Sapa (Meal: B,L,D)


*12 km of trekking to visit 3 Villages with 2 different kind of minorities

Reach our hotel at 7:30am in Sapa to store our luggages to enjoy the breakfast. 

9am: Trek 12km down to Muong Hoa Valley. (It is the most beautiful Valley in Sapa where the Local Hill Tribes live and work on the Rice Field Terraces) 

Trek downhill through Ylinh Ho and Lao Chai Villages on a small trail for 3,5 hours to a steep mountainside where the terraced rice paddies of an ethnic monority group.

You will learn about the unique customs of black H’mong people. 

12.30pm: Having a Picnic Lunch by Muong Hoa stream

After lunch, we will continue trekking along a small terrace of Rice Paddies with H’Mong People to Tavan Village, a village of the Dzay Tribes

5:00 pm: We will pick vegetables from a garden and learn how to cook Vietnamese food for dinner. 

7:00 pm:  Enjoy your dinner and a welcomed “Happy Water“ by the Owner of Homestay.

Stay overnight with a local family of Dzay minority


Day 2 : Ta Van - Giang Ta Chai - Su Pan - Sapa – Lao Cai - Hanoi (Meal: B,L,D)

6:00 am:  Wake up and experience the Daily Life of a Dzay Minority in the early morning and breathing the pure air in the mountainous tribe.

8:00 am: Enjoy the Breakfast at homestay.

9:30am: Start a 8km trek into Hoang Lien Son National Park to view more stunning landscapes.

11:30 am: Visit Giang Ta Chai Village of The Dao Tribe to enjoy the Jungle Waterfall and the Rattan Bridge. You can even skinny-dip before heading back into town.

12:00 pm: Have Lunch by the Waterfall. 

Continue a 2km trail to Su Pan Village where there will be a bus to transfer you to Sapa. 

3:00 pm: Check in hotel and free time in Sapa.

6:00 pm: Having dinner and overnight at hotel.

Free evening to visit Sapa town and tasting severallocal street food.


Day 03: Sapa - Cat Cat - Lao Cai - Hanoi (Meal: B,L)

6:00 – 8:00 am: Breakfast at the hotel 

8:30 amCheck out your and store our lagguges trekking

9:00 am: Start a 2 km trek to cat cat village of Black H’Mong tribe. On the way you have chace to attend sapa market to see 3 ethnic minorities group selling or exchanging their products each other such as ; vegies , weaving brocades,  handicrafts, emboideries or traditional clothes…

And then walk down the villages to see a beautiful watrefall and power plant buit  by french during colonial time in 1925. from here you will have 40 minutes to enjoy performance showed by boys and girls from the village. And then trek 3,5 km up to sapa town and have luch at the lovely restautant in the centure. 

Free time to walk around Sapa Town.

3:30pm: Guide will transfer you to the bus and come back Hanoi.

9:30pm: Bus arrives Hanoi old quarter. Trip ends.


Who should participate? - This tour is suited for every travelers, children as well.

Price structure: - Price quote is based on per person basic

This option is 2 star hotel, please advise us if you want to upgrde to 3 or 4 star hotel.

Single Supplement: surcharge 25 usd

Price per person: 97 usd

Single Supplement: 25 usd

Children rates
Free of charge for children under 4 years sharing bed with parents.
Surcharge 50% rate of adult for children (5-
9 years) sharing bed with parents.
9 years is adult’s rate.


Cancellation policy:

Free cancellation if cancel the Booking 7 days before departure date

50% charge if cancel the Booking 4 days before departure date

75% charge if cancel the Booking 3 days before departure date

100% charge if cancel the Booking 2 days before departure date


Package will be available for Booking of 2 days in advance

You want to extend your trip, please advice!

If you wanna upgrade 4 star or 5 star package, please advice!

Itinerary can be changed upon the uncontrolled weather conditions

If need to bring with you your passport for overnight registration on sites

Warm cloths need to pack during Nov to Feb.

Keep contact with Vietnam Real Tour to get support any time

What to bring:

Sun block, sport shoes, cash for personal expenses, and hat or umbrella, sun-glass, sun-cream, insect repellent

Wearing the long-clothes covering your knees while visiting temple, pagoda, Ho Chi Minh mausoleum.

Original passport

Dotor is not availble, please bring your own medicine

Cruise itinerary and schedule subject to change upon weather and operations conditions.

Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure.

Warm clothes from October to March!