3 days 2 nights
Get back to basics and immerse yourself in the enchanting culture of northern Vietnam on this 3-day wellness retreat filled with yoga, cultural encounters, and an organic, plant-based menu. Gaze at the lush jungles of Hoang Lien National Park, nourishing your soul with a communal vibe full of simplicity, warmth, and love as you treat yourself to some much-needed self-care.
Head for the wild jungles of Sapa aboard a comfortable bus outfitted with snacks and water for the 5-hour journey from Hanoi to Nam Cang Village. A short walk through village streets and across a wooden suspension bridge brings you to Topas Riverside Lodge, just in time to enjoy a fresh, local farm-to-table vegan lunch.
In the afternoon, visit Nam Cang Village to learn about the Red Dzao community, famous for their exquisite embroidery and botanical knowledge. Peer in on silversmiths and families creating paper from bamboo for spiritual reasons and learn about the use of herbs in local medicinal treatments.
Return to the lodge and participate in a 1-hour gentle yoga session before joining dinner, served in the communal style associated with Vietnamese families, all at once and among friends. Afterward, if you’re not too tired, join the evening gathering for some ice-breakers and open discussion to get to know the members of the group a little bit better.
Included meals: Lunch, Dinner
Distance and Activities: 5h drive – 2h village tour – 1h gentle yoga session – circle time
Start the morning with a 1-hour mindful Vinyasa before tucking in to a healthy breakfast. Then, leave the comforts of Topas Riverside Lodge for a gentle hike on the wild side in the jungles of northern Vietnam.
Walk through lush green foliage framing picturesque views of rice paddies and mountains in the distance. Stop for a BBQ lunch complete with freshly smoked tofu, vegetables and jungle herbs along the riverside with full view of a rushing waterfall. Once you’ve eaten enough, return to the Riverside Lodge with ample time to journal or read a book while enjoying coffees and herbal teas on the open-air river patio. Don’t forget to check out the all-day juice and smoothie bar!
In the afternoon, continue to relax or attend the healthy juice demonstration in the kitchen. Otherwise, book an optional activity such as joining a Red Dzao specialist to learn how to forage and distinguish between some of the most important herbs used for medicinal purposes, followed by a traditional herbal bath at the on-site bathhouse.
As the golden hour hits the patio, join a 45-minute yin yoga class followed by another healthy, home-cooked dinner.
Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Distance and Activities: 1h Mindful Vinyasa – 7km jungle hike – 45’ Yin Yoga
Wake up to the sounds of the jungle in your cozy bed before shuffling outside for a morning 45-minute gentle flow session. Satisfy your hunger with a delicious breakfast before saying good-bye and departing Topas Riverside Lodge for Topas Ecolodge, a certified unique lodge by National Geographic, a 45-minute drive away. Pause for some photos in the lush rice terraces found between the two properties before arriving up in the clouds surrounding Topas Ecolodge.
Indulge in a day of leisure, taking advantage of the stylish stilt house restaurant, the outdoor mountain-facing terraces, indulgent spa treatments created from a fusion of local knowledge and international techniques, and the magnificent infinity pools that overlook the jaw-dropping landscape until a mid-afternoon departure for Hanoi.
Deposit of 20% of the total of tour is required upon confirmation of booking tour. The full prepayment will need to be made 45 days before departure for all services by money transfer or credit card payment with all bank transfer charges/ fees to be paid by the client.
The bank account name: METTA VOYAGES COMPANY LIMITED
The bank name: Asia Commercial Joint Stock Bank The bank branch: Hanoi Branch
The International Banking Account Number: 8888116868
Bank Swift Code: ASCBVNVX
The bank address: 442 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Ward 5, District 3, Hồ Chí Minh City, Vietnam Phone number: (84.28) 3929 0999
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You can amend your booking when the confirmation is made. Just contact us at [email protected] with your booking number. Our reservations team is glad to amend your booking accordingly. The extra expense may occurred will be informed to you before you decide to amend the services or travel date.
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o Less than 7 days before arrival Or No show: 100% charge per group/booking.
*** Nonrefundable deposit and banking service fee will be forfeited in all cancellation cases.
No refund will be given for any unused service after the trip has commenced or during the tour.
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