SAPA – FANSIPAN PEAK

(2 days 1 night)

 

First night (No meals) Ha Noi – Lao Cai:

Pick up at your hotel or office of APT Travel at 19:30 – 20:00 and transfer to Ha Noi train station catch the night train to Lao Cai (Train time: SP7/20:35 – SP1/21:10 – SP3/21:50). Overnight on the train.

 

Day 1: Lao Cai – Sapa – Climb up Fansipan peak (3,143m) (B/L/D).

5:00 – 5:30: Arrive at Lao Cai railway station early in the morning. Our staff pick you up here then transfer you to hotel in Sapa for breakfast.

9:00: Tour guide and Porter who will carry all equipment, foods and our clothing come to see you. We will carry our day pack with water, jacket and camera only. Today we will begin the first part of our ascent with a trek through terraced rice paddles and some of the hilltribe villages. Our car take you toTramTonPass, then we start trekking to conquere Fansipan mountain. Pass the river we start our upward trek to reach an elevation of 2,200m where we will have lunch break.

In the afternoon we will continue trek to the first base camp at an elevation of 2,800m. The terrain in the afternoon becomes steeper and more difficult as we trek through massive Arrowroot plantations and up steeper slopes surrounded by bamboo. Our camp for the evening will be in a very small clearing on the mountain enclosed by bamboo. Sleep in bamboo hut or tent.

 

Day 2: Trek to the summit and back to Sapa town (B/L/D).

Today is the summit day, we climb to the roof of Indochina: thepeakofMt.Fansipan. The final climb will takes around three hours through dense bamboo forest. Once at the summit we will spend sometime soaking up the best panorama inVietnam. We then descend 2,200m for lunch, reach Sapa town late afternoon then. Free time for explore the town. When you finish your Fansipan tour, we will drop you at your hotel in Sapa. See you again when we come back to Lao Cai Station at 4:30 – 5:00 pm.

 

PRICE INCLUSIONS

Accommodation in tour

Meals as mentioned in the program

Local English speaking guide during tours

All entrance and sightseeing fees

Porter to Fansipan peak

Mineral water: 01 small bottle per pax per day (335ml)

Transfer to station.