You will start the tour towards Binh Lu town with a beautiful drive over one of the most stunning passes in Northern Vietnam, the Tram Tom Pass - Hoang Lien Son Mountain Range. Binh Lu Market is situated in a tiny town. This colorful market opens every day but is most crowded on Saturday. It always delivers a very photogenic display of Flower Hmong, Dao (red, black, coin), Giay, Lu, Nung, and Phu La. Join in to explore the market and learn more about the ethnic minority people of the Tonkinese Alps. Lunch in Tam Duong town before driving back to Sapa.
(On Thursday or Sunday, you will visit San Thang market as well. It is the biggest market fair in Lai Chau where the Dao, Mong, Thai, Day, Lu, and other groups from Tam Duong district, Phong Tho district and Lai Chau town come to exchange goods and culture)
On the way back, you will have a chance to visit Na Tam village and Ban Bo village to discover daily village life and find out the differences between them and the ethnic minorities in Sapa. Then you will walk about 1km to visit Love waterfall which is in Hoang Lien National Park. Return to Tram Ton pass, our car will drive you downhill for 3km to visit Silver Waterfall and then back to Sapa town.
Transport on the whole trip, Lunch, English speaking guide, Entrance fee
Drinks, personal travel insurance, tips
You Should Bring
Comfortable trekking shoes, sunscreen, a hat, mosquito repellent.