North Vietnam Adventure | Cultural Trekking in Sapa & Halong Bay Cruise
Hiking off-the-beaten-path in Sa Pa
Cruise in the Hạ Long Bay
Cultural experiences in Ha Noi
Ha Noi / Ha Noi
Accommodation as described in programAirport TransfersBoat trips as described in programCooking classDaily breakfast in accommodationDomestic flightsEnglish speaking private tour guideEntrance fees & excursions as per tour programMeals as specified in tour program (B,L,D)Mineral water during excursionsprivate transfer in air conditioned carTravel insurance
Intl. flightsVisa fees
Additional tours & activitiesprivate tour guide in other languages on request
Day | Hà Nội arrival
Day | Attractions in Hanoi - Night train to Sa Pa
Day | Walk along the rice fields to Nam Cang Riverside Lodge
Your train ride ends in Lao Cai from here you will be transferred to Sa Pa. Finally arrived you will enjoy your breakfast in a nice restaurant. After you have strengthened you will spend the whole day in Hoang Lien National Park. During your walk through the national park, you will meet the inhabitants of the small villages as well as animals such as water buffalo. The lunch will take place in the form of a picnic in the wild. Then you will make your way to Nam Cang Riverside Lodge, where you will be staying overnight.
Day | Hike along rivers and remote slopes
Today you will make a hike high in the mountains. Once at the top you will be rewarded with a unique view. The hike then continues to a small village where you will be served a traditional and local lunch. Your tour ends near a river that will take you back to Sa Pa in a private car. In the evening you will drive from Sa Pa to Lao Cai and return by night train to Ha Noi.
Day | Ha Nội - Mai Châu Valley
Day | Mai Châu - Pù Luông Nature Reserve
Day | Mai Châu - Lac & Pom Coọng Village - Hà Nội
In the morning you will gain further cultural knowledge, for example the Thai villages in Pom Coong. After lunch, you will be driven back to Ha Noi by car. There you will stay overnight.
Day | Ha Nội - Hạ Long Bay - Bay of 1600 islands
After breakfast in Ha Noi, you will board a boat for a two-day cruise in Ha Long Bay. Dine on fresh seafood for lunch, then visit caves, explore the bay by kayak, relax on deck or sip a cocktail at the bar. While you dine on board you can watch the sun go down. Your penultimate night is spent on the boat.
Day | Hạ Long Bucht – Hà Nội
Day | Hanoi departure
Enjoy a final breakfast in Ha Noi before getting to the airport and making your way home.
Your itinerary will take you from Ha Noi north to Sa Pa and on to the Mai Chau valley. Finally, explore the unique Ha Long Bay.