Sapa – Bac Ha Fair Market

4 Days | Vietnam



“ Sapa – Bac Ha Fair Market ” vacation is designed to bring the color culture, history and local life each villages in Sapa to customers. Customers will have a chance to trek from Sapa to ethnic villages where Dzao, H’Mong ethnic living. This vacation is one of the best Vietnam Vacations. Come to enjoy with Far East Vacation.


  • Discover the colorful and creative Bac Ha Fair Market.
  • Trek to Lao Chai and Ta Van villages where experience the daily life of the Black H’Mong people.
  • Glimpse impressive scenery such as bamboo forests, rice terraces, and sweeping valley.
  • Experience overnight train in an air-conditioned sleeper cabin.


Day 1: Hanoi – Night train to Lao Cai

Driver and tour guide at the hotel in Hanoi at around 19:30 pm and transfer to Hanoi railway station for night train to Lao Cai. Overnight on Soft Sleeper Cabin with A/C.
Noted: Train departs at approximately 20:35 pm. Private cabin on request at surcharge. Train journeys are part of a great local experience. Cabins are shared with other local passengers (unless private cabin is requested and all berths paid for – with supplement).

Meal: N/A.
Accommodation: Overnight on night train.

Day 2: Lao Cai – Bac Ha Fair market – Sapa

Arrive in Lao Cai railway station early morning (6.00AM), the border town to China. After breakfast, depart for the highland town of Bac Ha on Sunday where you can wander through the district market, considered one of the most colourful ethnic markets in the Northwest. A weekly rendezvous for the locals and men folks can often be seen wending their merry way home at the end of a day at the market. After lunch, drive to Sapa – a 38 km journey on winding roads up the mountains. Sapa is located approx. 1,500 m above sea level. On clear days you can see the highest mountain of Vietnam, the Fansipan – the roof of Indochina. The rest of the day is at leisure. Discover Sapa town on your own, its bustling market, and the colourful dresses of the ethnic people, tea and coffee shops as well as the local life in this mountain town.

Meal: Breakfast, lunch.
Accommodation: Hotel in Sapa.

Day 3: Sapa – Lao Chai – Ta Van

After breakfast, enjoy a full day of trekking for discover of nature as well as different culture of hill tribe people on a new trek in Sapa with a English speaking tour guide. We will begin with a walking tour of Sapa market, then trekking downhill from village to villages around Y Linh Ho, Lao Chai and Ta Van area which is beautifully decorated by terraced-fields and the house of H’mong, Red Zao and Zay people. You have several levels for your trekking today from soft trek 2-3miles, medium trek (3-4 miles) and hard trek (5 miles). Great opportunity for taking photos of breathtaking landscapes, meeting friendly hill-tribe people at home and work… Have home hosted lunch in the village of Dzay people.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch.
Accommodation: Hotel in Sapa.

Day 4: Sapa free day – Night train to Hanoi

Free discover the town on your own, it’s time to get some souvenirs from the local people before taking 38km drive to Lao Cai railway station for the night train to Hanoi.
Car pick up at train station in Hanoi, take you to your hotel in Hanoi. Overnight on Soft Sleeper Cabin with A/C.

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: Hotel in Sapa.


  • Accommodations in a shared twin/double room.
  • Daily breakfasts and all meals as the itinerary.
  • English speaking tour guide.
  • Private transport as mentioned by private air conditioned vehicle.
  • English Speaking tour guide.
  • Entrance fees for mentioned visits.
  • Vietnam Visa on arrival pre-approval letter.
  • International & Domestic Flights.
  • Personal fees (Laundry, telephone calls…).
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Surcharges for compulsory gala dinners during festive seasons and.
  • Peak season surcharges (which will be advised at time of booking).
  • Other meals as in the itinerary.
  • Tips.


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