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Northern Vietnam Adventure 8 Days/7 Nights

Discover Northern Vietnam and all its charm with a combined activities adventure trip. This can be as easy or as challenging as you wish it to be, taking you through spectacular vistas and allowing you to obtain a close insight into Vietnamese culture along the way. Trek through remote mountain hill tribe villages, cycle through rice paddies, and kayak and rock climb in Halong Bay.
In brief:

Day 1: Hanoi - Sapa

Day 2: Sapa - Ta Van

Day 3: Ta Van - Su Pan - Sapa - Lao Cai

Day 4: Hanoi - Ninh Binh
Day 5: Ninh Binh
Day 6: Ninh Binh - Halong Bay
Day 7: Halong Bay - Cat Ba Island
Day 8: Hanoi Departure

Day 1: Hanoi - Sapa

Arrive Hanoi and enjoy an optional city tour. Depart this evening onboard an overnight sleeper train to Sapa, a former French hill station in the remote mountainous region near the border of China.

Day 2: Sapa - Ta Van (Trek 15 km) (B, L, D)

Arrive in Lao Cai early morning and drive to Sapa. Start hiking (approx. 5 hour trek) along a small path into the valley and pass through a Black H’mong village. Black H’mong is one of the biggest minority groups in the Sapa area. They are proud of their culture and keep their traditions and way of living, still using their own language and wearing traditional indigio blue clothing. After this continue to Ta Van village to visit the Zay people. Stay overnight with a local family in Ta Van and share dinner. 

Day 3: Ta Van - Su Pan - Sapa - Lao Cai (Trek 8 km) (B, L)

Continue hiking (approx. 4 hour trek) and visit the Red Dao people at Giang Ta Chai, passing a waterfall along the way. The Red Dao women wear colorful red embroidery, coins on their clothing and red scarves on their heads. Some of the women have shaved off their eyebrows because of a Red Dao Legend. Continue hiking through emerald rice paddies, arriving back in Sapa for lunch and shopping at the local market, before catching your overnight train back to Hanoi. 

Day 4: Hanoi - Ninh Binh (B, L)

Drive to Ninh Binh, an area of spectacular beauty 100km south of Hanoi, offering a world of natural and cultural heritage to explore. 

Day 5: Ninh Binh (B, L)

Explore this beautiful region by bicycle.

Day 6: Ninh Binh - Halong Bay (B, L, D) 

Drive to Halong Bay and board your traditional junk for an overnight cruise. Cruise through thousands of islands and relax on deck under the stars after a fabulous seafood dinner. For the night owls enjoy a spot of squid fishing!

Day 7: Halong Bay - Cat Ba Island (B, L, D)

This morning visit a cave, then begin an afternoon rock climbing adventure. Halong Bay offers some of the best rock climbing in South East Asia, where you can scale limestone walls on the island, perfect for beginners. For the more experienced, try deep water drops on pinnacles rising from the Bay. Spend the evening in simple bamboo huts on the island.

Day 8: Depart Hanoi (B,L)

Enjoy a morning of relaxation, swimming, kayaking or hiking. Transfer to Hanoi in the afternoon.

Prices: From US$900 per person based on two people traveling in standard accommodation.
Please contact us to customize this itinerary and price to meet your needs and budget.
Trip Included:
  • English speaking tour guide(s)
  • All transfers and transportation
  • Accommodation based on twin sharing with breakfast included
  • Food as mentioned in the itinerary
  • All guided sightseeing fees and entrance fees as per itinerary

Trip Excluded :

  • Meals and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Visa and visa fees
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips & gratuity

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