Conquer Fanxipan Summit
Day 1: Ha Noi – Sa Pa
21:30 Train departs, overnight train journey to the border town of Lao Cai (No meal included)
Day 2: Sa Pa
06:00 am Arrive Lao Cai,drive up the spectacular Sa Pa pass. Arrive Sapa in the morning; free time. In the afternoon, ride to Ta Phin Village of the Red Dzao by bus. Drive back to Sa Pa.
Option: Visit Ham Rong Mt.
Day 3: Sa Pa – first camp
Arrive Cat Cat Village of the H’mong by a Jeep. Walk down to Cat Cat Valley. Cross a river, through small spectacular passes with subtropical forest. Stop for lunch and an energy boost before climbing up to an elevation of approximately 2,500. Set up camp for night. (B, L, D)
Day 4: Trek to Summit and return to First Camp
After breakfast, leave base camp around 7.00 am and climb upwards. Pass through primary forest containing giant centuries old pine trees and expanses of yellow bamboo. Climb over 3,000m, arrive the roof of Vietnam: Fansipan Peak. Have time to savor the best panorama in Vietnam, see all the way to China in the North and West and Lao in the South.Trek back to camp, and have a little celebration. (B, L, D)
Day 5: First Camp – Sa Pa
After breakfast, begin the descent and reach Sapa by around lunchtime. In afternoon, free time to explore the charms of Sapa town, over night train back to Hanoi. 21:15Train departs. (B, L)
Day 6: Ha Noi
Upon arrival at Hanoi Railway Station