In the northwest of Vietnam you’ll find Sapa, the picturesque old French hill-station that nestles high in the Tonkinese Alps, surrounded by stunning mountain scenery and gateway to superb trekking, ethnic hill tribes, markets and world class vistas. Travel up by overnight train, spend 2 days exploring as much or as little as you like then return to Hanoi by car for the start of the group tour.
Day 1: Depart on your choice of overnight flights to Hanoi
Day 2: Arrive Hanoi. Hotel day room until evening overnight train to Sapa in private sleeping berth
Day 3: Arrive Sapa for 2 nights. Choice of walking tours to hill tribes, markets & mountain trails
Day 4: Morning walking tour to surrounding countryside. Afternoon free.
Day 5: Private car transfer down to Hanoi. Check-in to hotel for 2 nights. Join Group tour