Your trip starts with a romantic night in a two-berth compartment on the Chapa Express Train, the newest and most luxurious and comfortable train to Sapa.
Overnight on the Chapa Express Train.
Day 1: Tram Ton – Silver Waterfall (B, L)
Arriving in Lào Cai early in the morning you will be greeted by your guide and driver and take the hour’s drive to Sapa by private car. Arriving at the hotel you will be escorted to your room which has been prepared with roses, candles, chocolates and bottle of wine for the perfect start to your honeymoon. Enjoy breakfast at Bellevue Restaurant then take some time to freshen up before joining us for a market tour and private cooking class and lunch at the hotel.
In the afternoon after having rested, we will take you on the short drive to Tram Ton Pass, the highest section of the Hoang Lien Son Mountain Range. It has been compared to the “Gates to Heaven”. Here you can admire the grandiose mountainous view of the North West of Vietnam, and enjoy a private moment amid the spectacular scenery as you take some memorable photos. On the way back to Sapa, we will stop to visit the Thac Bac – Silver Waterfall, one of the most popular tourist attractions in the region.
Overnight at U Sapa.
Day 2: Muong Hoa Valley – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van (B, L, D)
This morning you will have the chance to explore the villages of many different ethnic groups around Sapa. Firstly, we will take a very beautiful drive from Sapa to the villages along the valley of Muong Hoa. The scenery is like a true painting of Mother Nature with the fields on the terraces, waterfalls on the hillsides, the green of the vegetation and winding stream down below all complemented by the pure, fresh air. On the way you will come across H’mong girls with baskets on their backs strolling to the market to trade their domestic products. Then we arrive at Y Linh Ho - village of the H’mong people.
It is said that the H’mong were some of the first immigrants in this area and are famous for their hand weaving and terraced rice fields. Take a beautiful trek to Lao Chai – the other village of Mong people, then hike to the village of Ta Van of the Giay people via the terraces and trails and experience the diversity of the villagers there.
Enjoy lunch at a local house then relax with a herbal bath and massage at the Charm Destination Spa in Ta Van Village followed by free time to explore the village. Have dinner at the Hill Station Restaurant before returning to U Sapa.
Overnight at U Sapa.
Day 3: Sapa (B)
Free time to discover Sapa by yourselves.
In the evening, take the overnight train back to Hanoi in a two-berth compartment arriving in the early morning. The spectacular scenery, beautiful climate, hospitable hill tribe people and their authentic villages and your wonderful stay at U Sapa will give you a lifetime of beautiful memories of your romantic honeymoon.