Itinerary of Sapa Ha Long bay 6 days tour
Day 1: Hanoi arrival
Our tour guide will pick you up at the airport, then head to your hotel for checking-in and having some rest after your flight. For the rest of the day, you can freely explore Hanoi cuisine, famous destinations and the night-life in the old-quarter.
Optinal: Half day city tour if your flight arrive in the morning.
- Airport pick up by private car
- Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi
Day 2: Halong bay tour cruise
Wake up on the 2nd day, breakfast would be served at the hotel. When you are ready to go, a bus would pick you up at your hotel and transfer you to to Halong Bay. Usually, it’s take 3hr 30mins to get from Hanoi to Halong’s port.
When you have arrived to Halong City’s port (around noon), the bus will drop you at the cruise’s office for check-in formalities. After checked-in onboard, lunch will be served while cruising towards the bay. In the afternoon, enjoy some sightseeing, on-board activities (depending on each boat’s itinerary) or just spend some time relaxing on the vessel. Towards the end of the day the boat sets anchor for the night among the karst formations. Dinner is served on board.
- Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
- Accommodation: On-board an overnight cruise in Halong Bay
- Our tour guide will not accompany aboard the cruise in Halong Bay. Resident English speaking guide on board is available.
Day 3: Halong bay cruise - Train to Sapa (Lao Cai)
Wake up and enjoy a memorable sunrise of Halong Bay with a cup of tea/coffee. Breakfast will be served shortly thereafter. Enjoy breakfast (brunch on some boats) while the cruise slowly passes through the magnificent limestone island towards Halong’s port. Upon disembarkation, our driver will be waiting to provide transport back to Hanoi.
Around 16:30, the bus would stop at your hotel in Hanoi. You will have a free time for your dinner until 20:00. At 20:00, our car will pick up you at your hotel lobby and transfer you to Hanoi train station. From there, you will take an overnight train to Lao Cai.
- Meals: Breakfast, Lunch (on the cruise)
- Accommodation: 04 soft sleeper sharing cabin (unless private cabin is requested and all berths paid for – with supplement)
- Transfer to Lao Cai station
- Our tour guide will not accompany during the train trip
- Train schedule is subject to change.
- Private compartments on request at surcharge.
Day 4: Cat Cat village - Fansipan Cable Car
Arrive Lao Cai station in the early morning, get picked up by tour guide and van then heading to Sapa. Having breakfast then starting the first day in Sapa by a light trekking to Cat Cat village.
Follow tour guide walking down to the South-west of Sapa (around 3 km) to visit Cat Cat Village of the Black H’mong, one of the more well-known ethnic villages of Sapa. Relax at the foot of the stunning waterfall and the vestige of a hydroelectric power station that was constructed by the French during the colonial time in Vietnam.
Back to Sapa by car, having lunch in the restaurant, take some break then our guide and driver will take you to Fansipan Cable Car Station and spend 20 minutes with cable car to enjoy the spectacular scenery. Once reaching the altitude of 2800 meters, you will have a good time to see the view and take photos, visit pagoda the spiritual destinations and trek up to 600 steps you will reach the peak of Fansipan – the Roof of Indochina. (Spend about 1,5 hours hiking and taking photos). After the tour, you are free to explore Sapa town or go shopping at Sapa Market.
Having dinner on your own.
- Meals: Breakfast, Lunch,
- Accommodation: Hotel in Sapa
- Transfer by private car on Tour in Sapa
- English speaking local tour guide
- Fansipan Cable Car tickets
- Entrance fee
Day 5: Silver Water Fall -Tram Ton Pass - Return to Ha Noi
After breakfast at the hotel, our guide and car will take you to the Tram Ton pass at the height of 2047 meters above sea level (the highest pass in Vietnam) with great view of the surrounding mountain and lush forest of Hoang Lien National Park. Take a short trek (30 minutes) through forest, along the stream to the Love Waterfall.
Back to Sapa town by car, check out hotel, having lunch then free till around 3 PM for return bus / limousine van to Hanoi (arrive Hanoi old quarter around 21:00)
- Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
- Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi
- English speaking tour guide
- Transfer by private car/van on Tour in Sapa
- Transfer Sapa – Hanoi by coach / van
- Entrance fee
- Hotel in Hanoi old quarter
Day 6: Hanoi Free and easy – Hanoi departure
Having breakfast at your hotel and freely explore Hanoi until the car come to pick you up to the airport for your flight.
- Meals: Breakfast
- Private car transfers to the airport
Price of Sapa Ha Long bay 6 days tour
Tour Price: USD / pax
||02 – 03 pax
||04 – 05 pax
||06 – 07 pax
||8 - 10 pax
||> 10 pax
Accommodation for references
|Hotel in Hanoi
||Hanoi Boutique hotel
||Silk Queen hotel
|Hotel in Sapa
||Freesia Sapa Hotel
||Amazing Sapa Hotel
||Aira Boutique Hotel & Spa
|Halong bay cruise
||Pelican cruise; Alisa Cruise
||Scarlet Pearl Cruise
|Hanoi Lao Cai train
||King Express train
4-bed deluxe cabin
|Orient Express train
2-bed Vip Cabin
|Chapa Express train
2-bed VIP Cabin
Hotels and cruises listed above as reference, in case of out of room, other hotel/ cruise with the same standard will be selected