Travel by overnight train to the town of Sapa, located in the Lao Cai province. Explore the different minority villages in the region.
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The above prices are from per person, based on low season travel. Shoulder and high season, Christmas and New Year's Eve dinner surcharges apply.**Standard carriage on Sapa train. ^Victoria carriage on Sapa train. Note: It is recommended that travellers to Sapa have a good level of fitness.
Overnight train (1N) - Sapa (2N) - Overnight train (1N)
Overnight train from Hanoi to Sapa
Trek through the rice fields of verdant Sapa
Meet the local H'mong hill tribe people
Tour prices are per person, twin share
International and domestic calls can be made from your hotel room. It’s a good idea to check call costs with hotel staff or your local guide before making calls, as this can be expensive. A service charge may also be involved. To call Australia – the international access code is 00, followed by the country code 61, then the local area code (omitting the first 0), then the number.
Mobile phones are quite popular in Vietnam and you will find high quality coverage. Vietnam has active roaming agreements with most of the service providers. Please make sure you are aware of associated costs and have activated your international roaming prior to departure.
Internet & Email
Internet cafes can be found in all major cities and even in some small towns. This is often the easiest and cheapest way to stay in touch. Most hotels have a business centre with internet access, but at a slightly higher rate. Some hotels may have wifi which usually comes at an additional cost and may only be available in hotel lobbies.
If you like most of the itinerary which we have suggested but you'd like to change the route and the accommodation, speak to our specialist Tailormade team, who can build your perfect itinerary based around where you would like to go, what you would like to see and how much you'd like to spend. Just call us on 1300 318 203 and we'll help plan your dream holiday.
This extension is suitable for those who wish to visit Sapa and are interested in walking and outdoor activities. This extension is private and therefore not all meals are included, which gives you the opportunity to occasionally select your own dining venue, allowing you to immerse further into Vietnamese culture. This extension includes two overnight train journeys. This itinerary includes walking over steep terrain and good fitness is required.