This special trip benefits you both mountain biking and experiences of the local tribe lives by spending the night at the local family. Having chance to cover all along Sapa most beautiful valley - Muong Hoa - while other trekker only can see a part of it...
Night 1: Hanoi - Lao Cai
PM 7:30pm - Depart from Ha Noi Railway Station by catching the night train (soft sleeper 4 berth sharing cabin with air conditioning) to Lao Cai.
Day 1: Sapa - Su Pan - Thanh Phu - Sin Chai, 40 km. (L, D)
5.00am - Arrive in Lao Cai. Get to the exit of the train station where you can find your name sign held by Sapa Biking guide. The bus ride uphill to Sa Pa takes a little over an hour, giving you a glimpse of the stunning vistas and impressive rice terraces. After breakfast, gear up for your exciting ride. This tour takes you down Sapa valley with its amazing scenery of mountains and rice paddy fields on terraces as far as the eye can see. Started from Sapa by cycling along the newly built dirt road, which will bring you to the Black Hmong village of Lao Chai , Ta Van, Su Pan. After a short break here, you will pass through the Black Hmong Village to the Tay ethnic minority village of Thanh Phu . While your cook is preparing a delicious lunch, you will have time to explore the village and soon you will find out that things are not done in the way you are used to know. In the afternoon, your adventure continues into the Red Dao village , where you will have tasteful dinner in a local house and stay overnight in a homestay.
Day 2: Sin Chai - Ban Ho- Sapa, 41km (B, L)
After breakfast you will ride to the Tay village of Ban Ho. Upon arrival, you will take a short walk to the nearby river, where you can have a nice swim then enjoy your lunch on the river bank, listening to the wonderful sound of the nearby waterfall after lunch you will return to Sapa. Having time to see this romantic town before your shower and dinner. Sleep on the same type of train back to Hanoi. End of your Sapa trip.
- English or French speaking guide
- Good Mountain bikes (European standard)
- All indicated meals
- Water and fruit
- All entrance fees
- Supply car / motorbike
- Overnight in local house/hotel
- Train ticket
- Personal expenses
- Drinks (beer, Coca Cola etc)
- Tips & Tax