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Amazing Northern Trail of Vietnam (Hard Trek)
Amazing Northern Trail of Vietnam (Hard Trek)
Amazing Northern Trail of Vietnam (Hard Trek)
Amazing Northern Trail of Vietnam (Hard Trek)
Amazing Northern Trail of Vietnam (Hard Trek)
Amazing Northern Trail of Vietnam (Hard Trek)
Amazing Northern Trail of Vietnam (Hard Trek)
Amazing Northern Trail of Vietnam (Hard Trek)

Amazing Northern Trail of Vietnam (Hard Trek)

5 days
4.9 (9)
400+ booked
Start Hanoi
Destination +4 Destinations
End Hanoi

Tour Overview

Conquer the "Roof of Indochina" on the Amazing Northern Trail (Hard Trek) tour! This challenging 5-day Adventure Travel to Vietnam is perfect for experienced trekkers seeking a physical feat with breathtaking rewards. Trek up Vietnam's highest peak, Fansipan, reaching a campsite at 2800 meters and enjoying scenic landscapes throughout. Witness natural wonders like Silver Waterfall and Heaven Gate. Ready to challenge yourself on this Vietnam tour? Join Asia Links Travel now!

Tour Highlights

  • Admire the beauty of Sapa with a visit to Silver Waterfall and Heaven Gate.
  • Enjoy the trek through the lush forest of Northern Vietnam.
  • Contemplate the spectacular view on top of Mt. Fansipan - the rooftop of Indochina.

Itinerary

Day 1: Night Train to Lao Cai

You will be transferred to Hanoi railway station for a night train to Lao Cai (shared cabin with 4 berths). Meals on your own account.

Day 2: Lao Cai – Fansipan Hiking – Mountain Camp at 2800m

Upon arrival at Lao Cai station, you will be picked up and transferred to Sapa. Have your breakfast to fill up your energy for an upcoming trek to the Fansipan summit. First, you will be transferred to Silver Waterfall - a stunning natural wonder in Sapa. Then, we head to Heaven Gate where to catch an amazing view of the surroundings.

Our trek starts at a height of 2000m. You can see many cardamom trees along the way and learn about their uses in the local area. After about 2 hours of trekking, we will take a break and have lunch at a nice spot in the forest. Next, continue to trek on a scenic road which will lead us to our campsite located at the height of 2800m above sea level. Dinner will then be served. Overnight stay at the camp.

Approx: 0,5 hours driving from Sapa/ 6 hours walking/1 hour lunch.

Day 3: Reach to the Top of Fansipan Mountain

Recharge your energy with a full breakfast this morning and we will continue our trek conquering the summit of Indochina. As we reach the top of Fansipan mountain, enjoy the breathtaking view of the surroundings with magnificent mountain ranges stretching out a vast area. Trek back to the campsite for lunch after passing through a rainforest. 

It’s time to go back to Sapa. Follow the trail and Hoang Lien Son National Park’s stone stairs to reach our pick-up point where a car is waiting to take you back to Sapa.

Dinner at your own expense. Overnight stay at a hotel in Sapa. 

Day 4: Sapa Free and Easy – Overnight Train to Hanoi

Today is at your leisure in Sapa. You can stroll around the town exploring its main sites like the stone church or the local market. In the evening, transfer by car (no guide) to Lao Cai station for a night train to Hanoi. Meals on your expense.

Day 5: Hanoi Arrival

Arrive in Hanoi in the early morning. A private car from Asia Links Travel takes you back to the hotel. Meals on your account.

What's included

Accommodation in a shared twin or shared double room with daily breakfast
Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air-conditioned vehicle
Trekking package
Local English-speaking guide
Meals where mentioned (B: breakfast; L: lunch; D: dinner)
Entrance fees
Water for activities (1 bottle per person per day)
International flight tickets
Vietnam visa
Single supplement surcharge
Other meals than mentioned
Other services than mentioned
Drinks, other than water on activity days
Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, drinks, tip...)
Travel insurance

Trip Notes

Time travel: Possible to travel all year around. March to June and September to October are best time in Sapa when the weather is warmer and days are mainly sunny.

Rooms are available from 14.00 on arrival day until 12.00 on departure day, room supplement charge will be added for request of early/late check in/out.

Airfares (if any) may change without notice prior to e-ticket issuance.

Price for infants and children will be quoted as follow:

  • Children under 2 years old: Free of charge (Maximum 1 child under 2 years old travels with 2 adults; from the second child, 50% of the regular fare will be applied) 
  • Children from 2 to 5 years old: 50% of the regular fare will be applied
  • Children from 5 to 11 years old: 75% of the regular fare will be applied
  • Children from 12 years: 100% of the regular fare will be applied

During Peak Season and special occasions, surcharges may be added to the price:

  • Christmas and New Year’s Eve: Compulsory meals would be added during these times of the years, depends on hotels or resorts you will stay overnight.
  • Vietnam Lunar New Year: 24 January – 27 January: Extra fee will be applied during holiday.

Visa requirements:

For Vietnam: You must have a valid passport and a visa (or pre-approval letter for a visa on arrival) to enter Vietnam. Our consultant will be happy to advise you on visa requirements.

Your passport must be valid for six months beyond your planned stay, and you must have at least one blank page for each visa stamp.

Customer Reviews (9)

Trekker's Paradise

(5.0)
“This trek is a dream come true for any avid hiker! Thankyou Asia Links travel. The diverse landscapes, from waterfalls and rainforests to majestic mountains, provided constant visual stimulation. The sense of accomplishment reaching the summit was unbeatable.”
Review Trekker's Paradise
Henry
United States

Epic Adventure of Vietnam

(5.0)
“This Fansipan trek was an unforgettable adventure! The combination of stunning scenery, challenging hike, and comfortable campsite made for a perfect trip. The guides were professional and knowledgeable, ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience. Thanks to Asia Links Travel for perfect trip!”
Review Epic Adventure of Vietnam
Athena
France

Unforgettable Views of Northern Vietnam

(5.0)
“ The panoramic views from the top of Fansipan were simply incredible!  Witnessing the vast mountain ranges stretching out in all directions was a truly awe-inspiring experience. ”
Review Unforgettable Views of Northern Vietnam
Adabel
Australia

Nature Enthusiast's Dream

(5.0)
“This tour was a dream come true for any nature lover. The hike offered a chance to see beautiful waterfalls, diverse plant life, and breathtaking mountain ranges. Thank you Asia Links Travel for supporting me throughout the trip”
Review Nature Enthusiast's Dream
Emily Brown
United Kingdom

So good to take an adventure in vietnam

(5.0)
“Throughout the journey, we were treated to majestic views of Vietnam's natural beauty, from cascading waterfalls to dramatic mountain landscapes. I had more fond memories with my girlfriend, thank Asia Links Travel crew for your kindness.”
Review So good to take an adventure in vietnam
R.Robinson
United Kingdom

Is Vietnam a heaven? I can't believe in my eyes

(5.0)
“A trekker's paradise! I recently embarked on the hard trekking tour (literally) with Asia Links Travel, and it exceeded all my expectations. Trekking to the summit of Fansipan was a challenging yet incredibly rewarding experience, i love this experienceeeeee”
Review Is Vietnam a heaven? I can't believe in my eyes
Rylie
Canada

Tired but worth our try, love this experience!

(4.5)
“As an adventure lover, i can help falling in love with this hard trekking. Work hard pay off, you will never see the incredible view and nature unless you go through the challanges throughout the road. Believe me, you should try this once a life!”
Review Tired but worth our try, love this experience!
C.Gordon
United States

An adventure worth every step!

(4.5)
“This 5-day journey with Asia Links Travel pushed me to my limits and rewarded me with some of the most stunning views I've ever seen. Trekking up Fansipan, Vietnam's highest peak, was a challenge I'll never forget. Amazing!”
Review An adventure worth every step!
Marven
United Kingdom

Unforgettable moments in Vietnam

(5.0)
“I recently completed the Amazing Northern Trail (Hard Trek) tour with Asia Links Travel, and it was an experience I'll never forget. Trekking to the summit of Fansipan, the 'Roof of Indochina,' was a challenging yet incredibly rewarding journey. The landscapes along the way were simply breathtaking, and reaching the campsite at 2800 meters was a moment of pure exhilaration. If you're an experienced trekker looking for the ultimate adventure in Vietnam, this tour is a must!”
Review Unforgettable moments in Vietnam
Kristina Rowe
Australia
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