Sapa Bac Ha Market tour 3nights 2days

Duration: 3 days
Departure: Sapa or Hanoi
Highlights
•    Bac Ha is where you'll want to stock up on water buffalo, pigs and horses.
•    To know about handicrafts made by some of the 10 Montagnard groups living near here - Flower Hmong, Dzao, Giay (Nhang), Han (Hoa), Xa Fang, Lachi, Nung, Phula, Thai and Thulao.
•    Will have a welcome feeling  at any house of the hospitable people.
•    You can interact them, learn about their culture and customs.Sapa Bac Ha market tour

Night 1: Hanoi - Lao Cai
At 7: 00pm our tour guide will pick you up at hotel lobby to escort you to the Hanoi railway station for night train to Sapa. The train conditions are very basic however we will travel in soft sleeper class which is compartment for 4 passengers. Stay overnight on the train.

Day 1: Lao Cai - Bac Ha Market (sunday market) (B/L/D)
After meeting a guide at the Lao Cai railway station we have breakfast there and go to the Bac Ha market for two hours by a van
This is the largest market in the region, a place where many ethnic groups gather to buy and sell, eat and drink together. There are 10 minority groups in the Bac Ha region. You can buy homemade handicrafts and clothes. In the afternoon we will have a 2 hour trek to Ban Pho village (Flower H’Mong people).In the village we can have a look in their house and understand little more about their lifestyle and traditional customs. Especially, we can try homemade wine from corn. And then we drive back to Sapa for 3 hours. Overnight in Sapa Hotel Sapa Bac Ha market tour

Day 2: Sapa - Lao Cai - Hanoi (B/L/D)
After having breakfast in a hotel we embark on a lovely trek that will take us along buffalo paths and trails and through several hill tribe villages
Lao Chai & Ta Van, home to Black H'mong, and Dzay people. This is an absolutely spectacular walk through stunning scenery inhabited by some of the friendliest people you can meet.  Once on the valley floor you can really appreciate the wonderful scenery that surrounds you. The walls of the valley are covered with multi-layered rice terraced fields and scattered villages. Return to Sapa and then to Lao Cai railway station to get night train to Hanoi. The guide sees you off at Lao Cai train station and takes you on the train.
Overnight on the train.

Day 3: Hanoi – Departure
Getting back to Hanoi from Sapa trip so early at around 5am,taxi to hotel on your own.Tour ends.

Enjoy group tour cost: 165 USD

Includes:
•    Private car pick up from your hotel to Hanoi train station and back.
•    Returns train tickets in  04 berths canbinet, A/C Wooden Softsleeper
•    Local English speaking guide, Other languges upon your request (Surchage for French speaking guide $.10/day)
•    Twin /Double sharing Room at hotel in Sapa
•    Meal as mentioned in program ( B= Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner )
•    Sightseeing fees
•    Purified water and wet towel
•    Transport as programe Sapa Bac Ha market tour

Excludes:
•    Insurance
•    Personal expense (drinks, telephone…)
•    Tips and gratuities

What to bring :
•    Sun Block
•    Wide brim hat
•    Camera + Film
•    Comfortable shoes
•    Rain gear
•    Warm clothes
•    Insect Repellent
•    Original Passport