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Northern Vietnam Escape: Sapa and Surrounds

Northern Vietnam Escape: Sapa and Surrounds (Contiki)
 

Summary: This Trip takes you out of the hustle of Hanoi and into North Vietnam's glorious national parks and UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Comfy overnight trains aren't just fun, they save you precious travel time, and will carry you through the jaw-dropping Ninh B...

Duration
5 Days
Next Departure
13-May-2021
Starting at
USD 879.00
Price per day
USD 176.00

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Operator
Contiki
Tour
Northern Vietnam Escape: Sapa and Surrounds
Age Group
18 - 35 Years

Summary

This Trip takes you out of the hustle of Hanoi and into North Vietnam's glorious national parks and UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Comfy overnight trains aren't just fun, they save you precious travel time, and will carry you through the jaw-dropping Ninh Binh province, the shimmering waters of Tam Coq and the rolling hills of Sapa, where you'll fall in love with the serenity and spectacular natural beauty of Vietnam, with included experiences like a boat ride through cave formations and and a local homestay showcasing an authentic side to this fascinating country.

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Hanoi To Ninh Binh
Day 2.
Ninh Binh To Overnight Train To Lao Cai
Day 3.
Overnight Train To Lao Cai To Sapa
Day 4.
Sapa To Overnight Train To Hanoi
Day 5.
End Hanoi

Visited cities (2): Hanoi, Sapa

 

Remarks

Highlights

Ninh Binh to Overnight Train to Lao Cai via Hanoi

  • Take a bike ride through the romantic scenery of Tho Ha Village
  • Try your hand at agricultural activities like crab-fishing & transplanting vegetables in Ninh Binh
  • Learn to prepare family recipes from locally sourced ingredients in a family-run cooking class, Ninh Binh

Sapa to Overnight Train to Hanoi

  • Trek toward Ta Phin Village
  • Meet members of the Red Dzao and Black H'mong tribes in Ta Phin Village & learn about their distinctive culture & customs

Included in Price

Accommodation

  • This trip is all about saving you valuable travel time, using overnight trains so you wake up in a new destination each time. You'll also have an authentic homestay with a local family where you can learn the local customs, eat some delicious Vietnamese food.

Food

  • You'll be sampling some regional delicacies as we travel across Vietnam, with included lunches and plenty of opportunities to try the local food, from rice paper rolls to rich bowls of pho.

Staff

  • You'll be guided round Sapa by our super knowledgeable, fun and friendly Trip Manager, who will teach you about the local history, the regional delicacies and generally how to have a good time in this beautiful part of the world, while having your back with anything you want or need.

Travel Package

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Tour (Round Trip) Hanoi Hanoi

This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

     


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