This 4-day tour offers you a great chance to visit the most popular places that one can not miss while visiting Northern Vietnam. Halong Bay and Sapa.
Trek the amazing rice terraced fields of Sapa Valleys and learn the interesting life of the colorful hill tribes.
 There are options for you to experience a home-stay night in a local house at a village or to enjoy the comfortable night at a hotel in town. Contact our travel specialist and discuss your preferences.

Code: HLT-04

Duration: 04 Days

Travel Route: Hanoi - Sapa - Halong Bay - Hanoi

Private Tour | Operate all year around | Can be tailored to suite your requirements

Day 1: Scenic Drive to Sapa & Muong Hoa Valley Trek

From 7:00 AM, you will commence from your hotel with your private car for a 5 hours drive to the mountain town of Sapa. Arrive at Sapa around noon and have lunch at a restaurant. Take a short stroll around Sapa's main square by the church for a glimpse of this hill station before transferring to the trekking point in Su Pan 2 village - Home to H'mong and Red Yao ethnic minorities. You begin the trek through the rice terraced fields and along Muong Hoa Valley which is bottomed by a rocky stream. The scenery is spetacular. This is one of our less traveled paths in Sapa region. Late in the afternoon, you will arrive at Ban Ho Village, check in a stilt-house homestay for dinner and stay for the night.

Included meals: Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Homestay at Ban Ho Village (The alternative is at a comfortable bungalow of Topas Ecolodge)

Approx: About 6km/ ~ 3 hours

Day 2: Peaceful morning trek then Return Drive to Hanoi

After your breakfast at the accommodation, check out and pack up for the morning trek to Nam Toong village of the Red Yao people. The path is greener with more bushes and plantations but the terraces we see on the way are not less impressive. Moving slowly down to Thanh Phu bridge where we will get back on the private car and make your way down to Lao Cai city for lunch. The afternoon drive afterward takes you back to Hanoi. The tour finishes at the door of your hotel in Hanoi around 6:30 PM.
Overnight in Hanoi

Approx.: 5km/ 2 hours

Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 3: Hanoi - Halong Bay

This morning, your drive occupies the whole morning to Halong City. Arrive at the pier around noon. Get aboard and start the cruise in between the Limestone Karst islands which feature the bay. This UNESCO's world heritage is a spetacular place to have relaxing cruise after the active time in the mountains. Lunch and Dinner on boat. Get some kayaking and swimming if the weather permits.

Overnight on boat.

Included meals: Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: Halong Bay - Hanoi

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.

Included meals: Breakfast, Early lunch

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  • Private A/C vehicle per itinerary

  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary

  • English speaking tour guide

  • Sightseeing tickets and entrance fee

  • Packaged cruise in Halong Bay

  • Bottled water on the vehicle


  • Travel insurrance

  • Drinks & other meals

  • Hotel in Hanoi (On request)

  • Tips and other personal expense.

  • All other services not mentioned above

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