“We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” – Anonymous

Ha Noi – Mai Chau – Son La – Dien Bien Phu – Lai Chau – Sapa – Ha Noi 7 days 6 nights

Tour code : VT-N-010
Type : Adventure, Eco Tour

For the trips to explore Vietnam, there is the places impress strongly tourists by the special landscapes and the culture of the minorities. It is the trip to the Northwest of the country. This area attracts people who come to visit by the green forest, the springs, the waterfalls and the passes also the terraced rice fields. Beside it makes the tourists be fascinated by the rich local culture that they can not find out anywhere.

Day 1: Ha Noi – Mai Chau

Pick up you at your hotel in Ha Noi and transfer to Mai Chau. This is the small town belongs to Hoa Binh province. It is located far from Ha Noi nearly 150km. The town is well known by the endless tea fields. Arrive in this town, you have your time to visit the nice Mai Chau valley and then come to the ethnic group villages such as Thai and Muong villages where you know more about the life and also some typical features of their culture. Overnight in Mai Chau.

Day 2: Mai Chau – Son La

Have your breakfast in the hotel and transfer to Son La. This is the city that located far from Mai Chau more than 180km. Enjoy the fresh air and have nice view to the wild landscape along the road. Arrive in Son La, you have time for check in hotel and then visit Son La prison. The prison was built by The French in the time war and now it is one of the important historical relics of the city. Overnight in Son La.

Day 3: Son La – Dien Bien Phu

The trip is continued in the third day from Son La to Dien Bien Phu. The road is more than 150km long. The special thing for this day is that you will conquer Pha Din Pass. It is one of the well known passes in the North to lead you into Dien Bien Phu City. Dien Bien Phu City belongs to Dien Bien province. It has the famous destination called Dien Bien Phu Battle where happened the history battle in the time war and now it also becomes one of the important historical relics in the North of the country. Overnight in Dien Bien Phu.

Day 4: Dien Bien Phu – Lai Chau

After breakfast, you will transfer from Dien Bien Phu to Lai Chau. It is the neighbor province of Dien Bien and has its capital city called the same name. Lai Chau is located far from Dien Bien nearly 200km. It is the long way but worthy to you to overcome by the wonderful sightseeing along the road. Lai Chau is the land where there are more than 20 ethnic groups who live together such as Hmong, Dao, Thai, and Lao etc. So this is the perfect place for you to explore the rich culture of ethnic groups. Overnight in Lai Chau.

Day 5: Lai Chau – Sapa

Have your morning to visit Lai Chau city and then transfer to Sapa. It is the famous town belongs to Lao Cai Province. It is located far from Lai Chau nearly 80km. Before arriving into the center of the town, you visit the well known waterfall named Silver Waterfall. The waterfall is about 100m high. After visiting the waterfall, you continue the trip to center of the town. Have time for leisure here. Overnight in Sapa.

Day 6: Explore Sapa

Welcome the morning with the fresh air of the town. Have your breakfast in the hotel and then visit Ham Rong Area. This is considered the eco area with the beautiful orchids and colorful flower garden. And then you visit Ta Phin Village to know more about the culture of ethnic groups who living here such as Hmong and Dao. The village is located far from Sapa about 12km and you spend not much time for transfer. Overnight in Sapa.

Day 7: Sapa – Ha Noi

After the long trip to explore the Northwest, you have a free morning in the Sapa Town to enjoy the great moment in the best state. And then it is the time for saying goodbye this wonderful land. Return to Ha Noi. End the trip.

Depart: 8:00
Price: Please contact


Hotels pick up & return
New minivan, entrance fee
Accommodation (2 pax/ room)
6 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 6 dinners
Mineral water
English speaking tourguide
Travel Insurance
Free for children 0-5 years old
50% off for children 6-10 years old


10% VAT
Tips and gratuities
Personal expense such as: shopping, telephone, beverage, etc.

 Cancellation/ change charge:

Before 12 days of the departure day: charge 50% of tour cost
Before 6 day of the departure day/no-show: charge 100% of tour cost


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