Tour 4 days Sapa – Bac Ha Market

Sapa - Bac Ha - Ham Rong mountain


Starting from Hanoi by comfortable train, this 4 days Sapa – Bac Ha Market excursion will take guests to the beautiful and colorful marketplaces of Bac Ha, which promises to provide many valuable creative images of ethnic people in distant areas of Vietnam. Stay in accommodation, enjoy viewing magnificent natural landscape, and get to know the locals in Sapa to make your Sapa holiday truly valuable. Visit the villages of Lao Chai and Ta Van on the route to discover more about the H’mong, Phu La, Black Dzao, and Dzay people’s cultures and customs.


Tour Highlights

  • Be immersed in colorful costumes of ethnic minorities
  • Experience the truly cultural beauty of ethnic Vietnamese
  • Visit the beautiful Catholic Church in center of Sapa
  • Discover the cultural diversity of Vietnam while visiting the idyllic villages
  • Have a bird view of the town from the Ham Rong’s top
  • Savor the delicious dishes


Detailed Itinerary

08:30 PM: Pick up from the hotel lobby in Hanoi; travel to Hanoi Railway Station for the night train to Sapa. Overnight train ride.


Breakfast & Lunch

We arrived at the Lao Cai Railway Station at 06:00, after eating breakfast at a local restaurant. Then we start driving up to Bac Ha town.

Bac Ha Market

Bac Ha Market

The market located in the heart of Bac Ha town is the largest one in the area. Every Sunday, the different and colorful ethnic minority come all here to sell their homemade products or buy something for the family. They are Hmong, Phu La, Black Dzao, Tay or Nung minorities. Some of these ethnic minorities can’t be met in any other areas.

Our lunch will be provided at a local restaurant. We transfer to Sapa in the afternoon. Overnight in Sapa.


Muong Hoa Valley

Muong Hoa Valley

After breakfast at the hotel, we will commence our short journey by driving south toward Muong Hoa valley and start our walk by descending into the valley, which is the largest rice paddy terraced in Sapa area. The guide can provide us interesting information about rice. If we visit the valley sometime in between May and October, we will be able to observe and experience how the local do planting and harvesting, one of the most important activities in daily life.

Lao Chai Village

Lao Chai Village

We walk from Lao Chai village of Black Hmong minority to Ta Van village of Giay minority including a visit to the local Catholic Church. After that, we return to Sapa by car.

Check out time at 12:00, we then climb up to Ham Rong mountain to get a panorama of Sapa – the city in the cloud. In the afternoon, we transfer back to Lao Cai station for our night train to Hanoi. Overnight on train. Upon your arrival, take a taxi to your hotel. End of the tour!

Sapa View from Ham Rong Mountain

Sapa View from Ham Rong Mountain



Prices are in USD, per person.

Hotel / Group 2 guests 3~4 guests 5~6 guests Joined Tour Single surcharge
3 Stars 257 239 221 N/A 26
4 Stars 281 264 239 N/A 43

What's included

  • English speaking guide in Sapa
  • Private transfer in Hanoi/ Sapa
  • Train ticket Hanoi – Lao Cai – Hanoi 2 ways: 4 soft sleeper berth cabin with A/ C
  • 4 star resort with daily breakfast
  • Breakfast up on arrival at hotel
  • Entrance fees and permits
  • Boat trip on Chay river
  • Meals indicated in the itinerary


What's excluded:

  • Personal expenses
  • International flights
  • International travel insurances
  • Other expenses


Cancellation by Customer

  • 30% of total package price should be deposited once the booking is confirmed
  • Cancellation received less than 72 hours prior arrival date or No show: full charge the total package rate
  • Cancellation received from 4 days to 14 days prior arrival date: 50% of total package tour charged
  • Cancellation received from 15 days to 20 days prior arrival date: 10% of total package tour charged


Children Policy

  • 50% discount for child under 6 years accompany with 2 full paying clients, staying in same room with parents
  • 75% charged for child from 6-11 years accompany with 2 full paying clients, staying on extra bed
  • The above children rates are applicable for booking made with 2 adults and a maximum of 2 children occupancy in a room.
  • Child age of 12 years up is subject to adult rate



USD 245

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