Friday, September 13, 2013

Ta Van & Ban Ho homestay tour 3 days 4 nights

Sapa homestay tour 3 days 4 nights
Tour routes: Hanoi - Lao Cai - Y Linh Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van - Giang Ta  Chai - Su Pan - Ban Ho - Nam Toong - Sapa - Lao Cai - Hanoi
Duration: 3 days 4 nights
Tour class: group tour
Tour price: $172

OVERVIEW

Ban Ho village is settled by ethnic minorities as Tay, Dao, H'mong... Ban Ho village is one of the most interesting places of Sapa. When coming here, you get chance not only to view wonderful spots, enjoy fresh air but also to see natural beauty. 


DETAIL ITINERARY

Night 1: Ha Noi – Lao Cai

8:00 pm – Mini bus pick up from hotel and transfer to Tran Quy Cap train station.
9:00 pm – Train depart and sleep the nights on train. Travel time approx 9 hrs.

Day 1: Sapa – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van (B, L, D)

Sapa homestay tour 3 days 4 nights
5.00am: We will pick you up at Lao Cai railway station by bus, to take you to the township of Sapa which takes approx one hour arriving at. 12 km of trekking, visit Y Linh ho, Lao Chai and Ta Van villages of the H’mong and the Dzay minorities. After lunch at a local family in Ta Van, we keep on hiking around the village of the Dzay & H’mong where we stay overnight in a local family for you to get to know their daily life of the local people: work, custom, embroideries, clothes…

Day 2: Ta Van – Giang Ta Chai – Su Pan – Ban Ho (B, L, D)

After pancake made by your host family, we continue to discover Giang Ta Chai village, then Su Pan villages of the red Dzao minority. After picnic lunch, we keep on hiking to Ban Ho, the village lies within a beautiful valley, home to the Tay minority people who have their traditional house on stilts and we will spend the night here.

Day 3: Ban Ho – Nam Toong – Sapa (B, L, D)

Sapa homestay tour 3 days 4 nights
2km walking to a very nice waterfall discovered and named “the Lavie” by the French during the colonial time in Vietnam. Enjoy swimming then go up to the mountain to visit a small hamlet of the Red Dzao people called Nam Toong, then get back to Ban Ho before get to Sapa by jeep. 

Take a fresh shower in the hotel before heading to Lao Cai train station for the night train back to Ha Noi.

Night 4: Lao Cai – Ha Noi

05:00 am: Arrive at Tran Quy Cap station (Ha Noi) for bus transfer to hotel.


Tour price includes:

- Train tickets Ha Noi/Lao Cai return
- All meals as mentioned in the tour program (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
- Transport as tour program.
- English speaking tour guide
- All accommodation, entrance fees, security permits.

Tour excludes:

- Insurance
- Drinks
- Your private expenses.

*Note: Good trekking shoes, light raincoats, jackets, torch, insect repellent and suncream