Topas Ecolodge Travel Packages

Stay at the VMM finish line resort, Topas Ecolodge, recognised by National Geographic as a Unique Lodge of the World.

PACKAGE / GÓIDATE / NGÀYRunner / Supporter (VĐV / Người thân) (USD)Runner / Supporter (VĐV / Người thân) (USD)Single Supplement / Phụ phí phòng đơn (USD)Children /
Trẻ em (4-12 years old, extra bed) (USD)
Phase one – Until Oct 20 or when sold out
(Giai đoạn 1 – Mở tới 20/10 hoặc khi hết suất)
Phase two – Oct 21 onward
(Giai đoạn 2 – Mở từ 21/10)
Premium Bungalow: 3-DAY PACKAGE20-22/11/2020299399200145
Premium Bungalow: 4-DAY PACKAGE19-22/11/2020449549300215
SUITE Bungalow: 3-DAY PACKAGE20-22/11/2020409509290190
SUITE Bungalow: 4-DAY PACKAGE19-22/11/2020599699435285

*Package prices are per person and exclude race fee. Bungalow standard is twin/double sharing with another runner.
Children policy: Children under 4: free (sharing bed with parents) | Over 12: standard pricing

What’s included
  • Return transfer Hanoi – VMM – Hanoi
  • VIP bib collection
  • 2/3 nights of your chosen accommodation at Topas Ecolodge
  • Starts/Start Transfers right from your accommodation
  • All indicated meals, drinks are not included (B = breakfast, L = lunch, D = dinner)
    *3-day package: Friday (-,-, D), Saturday (B, L, D), Sunday (B, -, -)
    *4-day package: Thursday (-,-,D), Friday (B, L, D), Saturday (B, L, D), Sunday (B, -, -)
  • Saturday lunch and evening BBQ buffet
  • Friday morning info and welcome with race director (4-day package)
  • Friday guided walk to a small Red Dao ethnic village or departure to VMM EXPO in town (4-day package)

3-DAY PROGRAM

8.30-11:30 AM: Pick up your race pack

*Meeting place: Turtle Lake Brewing Company (Add: 105 Quang Khanh Str., Tay Ho Dist., Hanoi) – Google maps.

10:00-11:30 AM: Buses depart from the meeting place.

*Optional Hanoi airport departure bus at 1PM on request with surcharge $15/person. Your race kit will be handed out on the bus or at your accommodation place (to be confirmed). Kindly email us to book this service.

3:30-5:00 PM: Check in at Topas Ecolodge

6:00-8:00 PM: Dinner

3:00 AM: 70km start at the lodge entrance

5:00 AM: Depart to 42km start (race starts at 7:00 AM)

7:30 AM: Depart to 21km start (race starts at 9:30 AM)

The race finish line is back at Topas Ecolodge where you can enjoy finisher meal (from 11AM) and the BBQ Buffet Dinner in the evening.

For those who cannot get enough of running, it is possible to race against the local minorities in the 10km, 15km or 21km mountain run with start and finish in Sapa Town.

  • 4:30 AM: 21km buses to Sapa
  • 6:45 AM:10km/15km runners depart to Sapa
  • 9:00 AM: all non-Sunday runners depart to Winners and Farewell Ceremony

06:00 AM: Start 21km

8:00 AM: 15km Opening ceremony

8:15 AM: Start 15km

9:00 AM: Start 10km

10:30 AM: Winners & Closing Ceremony

12:00 – 1:00 PM: Departures from Sapa Town for Hanoi

5:30 PM: First buses arrive in Hanoi at Hanoi Opera House

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4-DAY PROGRAM

8.30-11:30 AM: Pick up your race pack

*Meeting place: Turtle Lake Brewing Company (Add: 105 Quang Khanh Str., Tay Ho Dist., Hanoi) – Google maps.

10:00-11:30 AM: Buses depart from the meeting place.

*Optional Hanoi airport departure bus at 1PM on request with surcharge $15/person. Your race kit will be handed out on the bus or at your accommodation place (to be confirmed). Kindly email us to book this service.

3:30-5:00 PM: Check in at Topas Ecolodge

6:00-8:00 PM: Welcome dinner

7:00-10:00 AM: Breakfast at Topas Ecolodge

10:00 AM: Welcome by the Race Director

12:00-1:30 PM: Buffet Lunch

1:30 PM: Optional activities:
(1) Join the bus to VMM EXPO in Sapa Town (return at 4:30PM)
(2) Join a guided walk walk to a small Red Dao ethnic village.

6:00-8:00 PM: Buffet dinner

9:00 PM: Race start – VMM 100km at Topas entrance

3:00 AM: 70km start at the lodge entrance

5:00 AM: Depart to 42km start (race starts at 7:00 AM)

7:30 AM: Depart to 21km start (race starts at 9:30 AM)

The race finish line is back at Topas Ecolodge where you can enjoy finisher meal (from 11AM) and the BBQ Buffet Dinner in the evening.

For those who cannot get enough of running, it is possible to race against the local minorities in the 10km, 15km or 21km mountain run with start and finish in Sapa Town.

  • 4:30 AM: 21km buses to Sapa
  • 6:45 AM:10km/15km runners depart to Sapa
  • 9:00 AM: all non-Sunday runners depart to Winners and Farewell Ceremony

06:00 AM: Start 21km

8:00 AM: 15km Opening ceremony

8:15 AM: Start 15km

9:00 AM: Start 10km

10:30 AM: Winners & Closing Ceremony

12:00 – 1:00 PM: Departures from Sapa Town for Hanoi

5:30 PM: First buses arrive in Hanoi at Hanoi Opera House