Sapa Discovery

Get away from the crowds in one of Vietnam’s most famous destinations

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Which ethnic minorities live in and around Sapa? Why are terraces built into the sides of the mountains? How do you say ‘hello’ in Hmong language?

Sapa Discovery

The mountain town of Sapa lies at 1500m above sea level in the north west of Vietnam close to the borders with China and Laos. It is home to a great diversity of ethnic minorities who work the land primarily for rice and corn. This trip is designed to give students a real taste of life in the mountains. From exploring Sapa town to learning about a taking part in craft activities and cooking workshops, students will come away with a rich experience of the way of life for the people living there. The trip culminates with a breath-taking cable car ride to the peak of Mount Fansipan at 3,143 metres above sea level. Trips to Sapa include a certain amount of hiking but this can be easily adjusted to suit ages and fitness levels.

All our trips can be adapted or amended to meet the needs and curriculum requirements of students (IB/GSCE or other).

Please contact us for a quote or to discuss your tailor-made trip. 

Example Itinerary

Type: Culture and Hiking
Duration: 8 days
Best months: March to May or September to December
Age/Level: Grade 6/ 12 years+
Starts: Hanoi
Ends: Hanoi

Day 1: Arrive Hanoi
Day 2: Cultural museum tours and sightseeing
Day 3: Sightseeing and train to Sapa town
Day 4: Hiking and craft workshops
Day 5: Hiking and cooking class
Day 6: Hiking and cable car trip to Fansipan mountain
Day 7: Sightseeing in Sapa town, return to Hanoi
Day 8: Free time and depart

From This Tour

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We really got to know each other and our teachers on this trip.

Henry Behr (student), United Nations International School, Hanoi
Ba Vi Trip 2018

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