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Fansipan Summit Trek – 3 Days 4 Nights

Travel to Sapa and conquer Roof of Indo-China - Fansipan mountain. This 3-day 4-night tour includes trekking to the summit of Fansipan mountain. You will be led by a local H'mong guide whose knowledge and understanding of the different hill-tribe cultures will make for an unforgettable experience in Hoang Lien Son National Park.
Fansipan Summit Trek – 3 Days 4 Nights
Tour code: NA12E
3 days 4 nights
Hanoi - Sapa - Hoang Lien Son National Park

  • Night 1: Hanoi - Lao Cai
    • Your trip starts with an overnight train journey from Hanoi to the border town of Lao Cai. Your tour guide will collect you in Hanoi and take you to the Hanoi train station for the night train which departs at 21.55. Night train: 4-soft sleeper, A/C and a shared cabin.
      Night train Hanoi Lao Cai
      Night train Hanoi Lao Cai
  • Day 1: Trekking In Sapa (L/D)
    • The train will arrive at Lao Cai train station at approximately 06:00. There will be a vehicle waiting to transfer you to Sapa. The drive to Sapa is only 33 km, but it takes around 1.5 hours. Once in Sapa, you will check into a hotel (early check-in subject to availability) and eat breakfast at the hotel restaurant. You are then free to enjoy exploring the town. You will commence your journey from Sapa, initially by car, to the hill tribe villages of Lao Chai, home to the H'mong ethnic minority community. As you walk on past the villages nestled in the valley below Sapa, you will meet some of the local minority people on their way to and from Sapa and have lunch at a local house. You will then trek through terraced rice fields from Lao Chai to Ta Van village of the Giay minority people. In the village, you will have the opportunity to share cultural experiences with the local families. You will return to Sapa Town by car in the late afternoon where you will have dinner and spend the night in the hotel.
  • Day 2: Climbing In Fansipan (B/L/D)
    • After fueling up on breakfast at the hotel, you will start the trip to conquer the roof of Vietnam and Indochina: Fansipan Peak. At about 09.30, you will take a bus (17km) to Tram Ton Pass, the highest pass in Vietnam located at 2,100m above sea level. You can visit the Silver Waterfall en route. Enjoy the wonderful scenery and then begin the strenuous trek to the peak. After roughly 6 hours of trekking through the primitive jungles, across the numerous small streams and bamboo forests, you will have climbed to about 2,200m, the point at which you pitch your tent, have dinner and spend your first night on the mountain.
      Climbing In Fansipan
      Climbing In Fansipan
  • Day 3: Fansipan Summit - Sapa - Hanoi (B/L)
    • You will have breakfast at the camp and then head for the summit by way of pine and yellow bamboo forests. After an arduous 4-hour climb, you will finally conquer the roof of Vietnam and Indochina. Spend up to one hour enjoying breathtaking views of the splendid rolling mountains, the small villages of Lai Chau Province and the picturesque town of Sapa. After you have lunch, you will descend the mountain to Sin Chai Village of the Black H'mong. You will then travel to Sapa for the night train back to Hanoi. Night train: 4-soft sleeper, A/C and shared cabin.
      Fansipan Summit - Sapa
      Fansipan Summit - Sapa

RATE: This rate is quoted in USD per person, based on Double/Twin occupancy. Applied for the – Private Tour. Valid from 01 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
Group size
Single Supp’
Please note that the hotels mentioned in this list are for reference only. Depending on availability and your preference, they can be changed. If we are unable to book any hotel, it will be replaced by another hotel at least of equivalent standard and value.

Destination Accommodation Star Night
Hanoi - Lao Cai
Night train
Trekking in Sapa
Pao's Sapa Leisure hotel


•    Private door-to-door pick-up-off services.
•    All private transfer and transportation.
•    English speaking guide as per program.
•    Breakfast (B) Lunch (L) & Dinners as mentioned (L/D).
•    All sightseeing tickets and travel permits.
•    Accommodation at hotels/ homestays/ tens as mentioned.
•    No extra charge after confirmation.


•   Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
•   Travel insurance
•   International flight and taxes.
•   Beverage
•   Other personal expenses: drinks, souvenir, etc…

•   Pack essentials, including light comfortable clothes suitable for outdoor activities, comfortable walking shoes. Take a small day pack for hiking and trekking.
•   It is essential to bring your passport on this trip. We also recommend packing: insect repellent, sun cream, raincoat and sun hat...
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