Savor your breakfast early in the morning as your guide will pick you up in the early morning. Your 5-hour-drive will take you to the northwest mountainous area of Sapa. On your way you will have a short break for refreshing.
On your arrival in Sapa by noon time, you will take your lunch in a nice restaurant and rest a little after a quite long transfer.
At around 2.00 pm you will start your 12 km trek on the wonderful trails of Muong Hoa valley to Lao Chai village, inhabited by the Black H’Mong people. In the village, your guide will tell you more about the daily life of this ethnic minority. Try to interact with these friendly people to understand more about them. Pass a huge golden valley until you reach the village. Then you arrive at the Ta Van village of the Giay people with a rich culture and unique houses on rice paddy fields. On your way, you will admire marvelous panoramic views which you should capture by brilliant photos.
Enjoy your home-made breakfast, and feel free to participate in the preparation of the meal. Say good bye to your friendly holders and take a short transfer to Cat Cat village, where your trekking to will take pace. Here you will discover the local life of the H’Mong ethnic minority, trek down the valley to the foot of the waterfall, where the French built a hydraulic power station and stop at the bridge for authentic photos of this unforgettable moment. You will finish your today trek by passing by breathtaking landscapes and arrive after 3 km at Shin Chai village. Your car is already waiting for you there to take you back to Sapa town.
Your bus will be waiting to you at the main road. Return to your hotel in Sapa, where you can take a rest and some refreshment. You have free time at your leisure to buy some souvenirs or just to relax until you head back to Hanoi at around 3.00 pm. You arrive at your hotel in Hanoi at around 9.00 pm.