Cao Son is the most stunning part of Lao Cai province. The wonder of Cao Son is ever inspirational with mild weather, authentic culture of local hill tribes, spectacular views toward lush valleys and mighty Chay river.
Wednesday: The tour will start from Sa Pa or Lao Cai to Muong Khuong district, via tea plantation and forest of pine. You might encounter Giay tribe in their traditional dress in Ban Lau or Thanh Binh. Reaching Cao Son about 10.am, enjoy the excitement of this weekly market. The shining dress of colorful Hmong people attract you much as you fall down to a new world , a world of interest and fun. Picnic lunch is served after the visit to Ngai Phong Cho village – the habitat of Flower Hmong tribe.
The afternoon, we trek to La Pa Tan village to visit the local Flower Hmong people where as the lovely people, exotic rice fields, beautiful villages, amazing beaten track... and then the car take you back to Lao Cai or Sa Pa via Coc Li, you will be impressed by the magnificent landscapes of Chay river and lofty mountain ranges en route Cao Son – Coc Ly. Arriving Coc Ly, a boat trip is on offer to visit the awesome Fairy cave and charmingly- located village of Tay tribe. Finally, the car take you back to Lao Cai or Sapa.
* Private trip: 90 usd / person. Apply for group at least 2 person.
- English speaking guide
- Entrance fee
- Private car
- Picnic lunch
- Boat trip.