The first thing you need to know is how to get to Sapa. The best option is taking the overnight sleeper train from Hanoi. One of the cheapest and most convenient way to get to Sapa is to take a night train from Hanoi to Lao Cai (SP7, SP1, SP3) and Lao Cai - Ha Noi (SP8, SP2, SP4 are good trains). Tickets can be purchased from the train station in Hanoi. Berths come in three main classes: soft-sleeper (with or without a.c.), hard sleeper, or hard seat. Most tourists choose the option of the soft-sleeper.
On arrival at Lao Cai station, will be met by the Cat cat Hotel minibus and transferred to Sapa. We are more then happy to organise your train tickets or even your complete holiday to ensure maximum comfort and no fuss.
We can arrange the returned train tickets, please send us the inquiries if you may need.