Bai Tu Long Bay Cruise and SAPA in 5 days 4 nights

Package rate: From USD/Person

A must-choose package in the North of Viet Nam for you. Sapa in Viet Nam has a natural beauty that attracts you a lot. You’ll immerse yourself in terraces, house on stilts, ethnic people, you are just forgetting about your busy life for a while and seeing a totally different life
Should you book the package including Sapa and Bai Tu Long bay cruises with Swan Cruises to know the green landscapes end in beautiful emerald water

We’ll show you the details below:

I. Highlights

  • 2 nights in Hanoi hotel with good location in the Old quarter of Hanoi center

  • 2 days 1 night exploring Sapa with included transportation service. Visit Lao Chai, Tavan, flower valley…

  • Bai Tu Long bay 2 days 1 night cruise full board: Cave, kayak, cooking class, sunset time, Tai Chi, squid fishing…

  • Airport service

  • Hanoi Street Food Tours 

II. Overview your schedule

Day 1: Airport pick up. Street food tour in the early evening. Overnight in Hanoi Old Quarter. (Meal: dinner)
Day 2: Hanoi – Sapa by sleeping bus. Trekking in Sapa. Overnight in Sapa (Meal: breakfast, lunch, dinner).
Day 3: Sapa – Hanoi (breakfast, lunch)
Day 4: Hanoi – Halong 2D1N cruise. (Meal: breakfast, lunch, dinner) 
Day 5: Halong – Hanoi (by shuttle bus). A private car from Hanoi center to the airport (Meal: breakfast, lunch)

Day 1: Hanoi arrival day

Inform Swan Cruises your flight number, our driver will come to pick you up from Hanoi airport to your hotel. Check in hotel. 

In the afternoon, our tour guide will come and pick you up at hotel for starting street food tours. 

On a 3 hours walking tour, you’ll explore the culture and history of Hanoi as you step into a world full of street food vendors. Unlike big cities all around the world, street food in Hanoi are not just hot dog carts and pretzel stands, we offer an opportunity to try out many different dishes at local food stand as well as local family restaurants. A rotating menu from day-to-day to represent the variety of delicious options, but tastings might include, but are subject to change: rice noodle soup with beef, rice noodle with chicken, rice noodle with grilled pork, snail, or dry noodle, sticky rice, along with various kinds of donut, steamed pancake or Vietnamese sandwiches.

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Day 2 & Day 3: Hanoi – Sapa – Cat Cat village – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van – ONE OF THE BEST ITINERARIES IN SAPA

On the first day:  A short trek to Cat Cat village 

You’re picked up from the hotel in the Old quarter of Hanoi departing to Sapa. Arrive in Sapa Town with colorful traditional costumes of H’mong, Dzao, Tay ethnic People.

You’ll get a welcome drink and itinerary briefing then enjoy the lunch with local Vietnamese dishes, check-in procedures

In the afternoon, a short trek to the gate of Cat Cat village which is home of Black H’mong ethnic people and is located near the bottom of a deep valley at the foot of Fansipan Peak.

Our local guide will show you the daily life activities of the locals, trek down to the valley bottom to the waterfall where the French built a Hydraulic Power Station; stop for photo with bridge and waterfall then you will walk uphill for bus to pick up to get back to Sapa in the afternoon.

Trekking distance is about 3.5 kms and it lasts for 2 hours

Come back and have a dinner at the hotel’s restaurant, overnight in a hotel in Sapa Town center.

On the second day: Sapa – A long trek to Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van – Sapa – Hanoi 

Have breakfast at your hotel and prepare light pack for trekking

Then trek from Sapa to Y Linh Ho then trek through the rice terraces and along Muong Hoa Stream to the Black H’mong village of Lao Chai to see the spectacular landscape of Hoang Lien Son Mountain.

12:30: Picnic lunch at Lao Chai Village then heading to Ta Van village – home of Dzay ethnic people.

End the tour in the afternoon, you are picked up to back to Hanoi city (including 1 night at Hanoi city) 

Note: Trekking distance is about 12 km and it lasts for 4.5 hours

Important notes:

• Older people should not do the long trek (9 km) as it is challenging and dangerous in case of rain

• Handicapped people and children under 6 should not do the trek

• Bring warm clothes, a scarf and a hat or cap as the weather in Sapa is unpredictable. It is normally cold from September-March

• Due to the altitude in Sapa, it is sometimes foggy from December – March

• Please bring trekking shoes, sunglasses, sunblock and insect repellent

• If you do not want to attend the long Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van trek on day 2, your tour leader will help you to visit another location. You are responsible for all ticket and transportation costs

• The driver from Hanoi to Sapa and speaks very little English

Day 4 – Day 5: Hanoi- Halong 

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On the fifth day if you have any flight, we will arrange airport service for you ( from Halong to Hanoi airport or Cat Bi airport in Hai Phong province)

End your trip in the north of Viet Nam

III. Price & Inclusions: 365 USD/pax

Price includes:

  • Transportation Noi Bai airport – Hanoi city- Sapa- Hanoi- Halong- Hanoi

  • All meals as dedicated above

  • English guide, entrance tickets during tours

  • Hotel in Hanoi , Sapa and Halong ( deluxe & superior room)

  • Hanoi Street Food Tours

Price excludes:

  • Airport service on your departure

  • Single charge

  • Beverage, personal expenses, tips, visa on arrival

  • Others are not mentioned in inclusions

I know there are many questions and worries about Viet Nam at your first approaching. You have to consider or balance among a hundred of options, don’t be confused anymore with this package: 5 days 4 nights discovering Hanoi- Sapa- Halong which are truly put on the top of customer’s choice you are certificated to visit Viet Nam

To book this tour, please send us a request to :

Hotline: +8497 400 1062 ( mobile and whatsapp)

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