Trek the mystical rice terraces of Sapa and spend an evening in a Giay Ethnic Minority Homestay in the company of awesome people. Learn about the unique ethnology of this area and rejuvenate your spirit breathing in the fresh mountain air. This tour is ideal for the value-seeking traveler craving for an adventure.
- Trek in the stunning mountain hills of Sapa
- Familiarize yourself with the incredible ethnic diversity of this region
- Spend the evening in a local home stay perched up in the mountain hills
- 2 days
- All year long
- Ta Van Village
- Y Linh Ho Valley
The trek begins at the impressive Y Linh Ho rice terraces where you follow the Muong Hoa Stream to the Black Hmong village of Lao Chai.
The hike will take you through some of the most spectacular mountain vistas in Asia.
After a four hour trek, you'll arrive in Ta Van Village, home of the Dzay ethnic tribe. Here you will check into the homestay and enjoy a dinner prepared by your host.
Watch the sunset over the majestic mountains and spend the evening drinking local rice wine with your new friends.
Start the morning with a delicious breakfast in your home-stay before setting off on the hiking trail once again.
Today you will trek 5 miles (8 km) and visit two villages of the Red Dao and H'mong ethnic groups. Your local guide will educate you on the daily life and activities of these fascinating tribes.
You will then pass through Giang Ta Chai Bridge, where the bus will pick you up and take you back to Sapa town after a 4-hour trek.
When you get back to Sapa, you’ll enjoy a drink at the hotel before having a delicious authentic Vietnamese lunch.
Good to know
- 2 picnic lunches
- English speaking guide
- Entrance tickets
- Transfer from and to Hanoi