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OVERVIEW

What to expect

ITINERARY

What you will do

COSTS

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INFORMATION

All you need to know

The challenge

  • Trek through Vietnam's mountainous north
  • Visit indigenous hill tribes
  • Stay in local home-stays and experince the rich culture of Vietnam
  • Travel on the overnight train from Hanoi
  • Explore Vietnam's capital Hanoi and its old colonial quarter

Sapa is a rugged northern Vietnamese area, with terraces, rolling hills, deep valleys and vibrant paddy fields. Our challenge begins in Vietnam’s capital city Hanoi, an eclectic mix of old colonial streets and traditional culture. We head north from here taking the overnight train to Lao Cai. Venturing into the hills, our challenge takes us along scenic trails and off the beaten path, through the remote villages of Nam Ket, Red Sin Chai, Nam Cum, Thanh Phu and Seo Mi Ty where we will meet local tribes along the way; staying in homestays and trekking on trails which are used for cardamom harvesting deep in the forest. Heading to the Topas Ecolodge where you will be amaze with breath-taking views of towering mountains, before heading back to Lao Cai for returning to Hanoi.

The journey

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Gallery

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

Vietnam Charity Trek through the Sapa Hill Tribes

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We hold an Air Travel Organiser's Licence granted by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is 6546. Many of the flight-inclusive challenges on this website are financially protected by the ATOL scheme. But ATOL protection does not apply to all holiday and travel services listed on this website. This ATOL protection only covers challenges that include flights booked by Charity Challenge and that originate in the UK. Please ask us to confirm what protection may apply to your booking. If you do not receive an ATOL Certificate then the booking will not be ATOL protected. If you do receive an ATOL Certificate but all the parts of your trip are not listed on it, those parts will not be ATOL protected. Please see our booking conditions for information or for more information about financial protection and the ATOL Certificate go to: www.atol.org.uk/ATOLcertificate

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