This one-day tour of Sapa takes you on a trekking route through the remote villages of the Muong Hoa Valley. Along the way, you’ll learn about rice cultivation and life in the mountains.
- 8 hrs
- Available Days:
- Every day
- 8:00 AM
- Hotel Transport Included
- Mobile Ticket Included
- Offered in English,Vietnamese
Meet your guide early and drive to the start of your trekking route in Y Linh Ho. Your trek will follow the Muong Hoa Stream to the Black Hmong village of Lao Chai. Along the way, you’ll be able to take in the magnificent landscape and the iconic shape of Fansipan Mountain, the highest mountain in Vietnam.
After a few hours of trekking, you will stop for a picnic lunch with a view. Take a rest and soak in the mountain air before continuing to Ta Van Village. Ta Van is home to a Giay community, who are experts in rice cultivation.
The Giay dress rather simply compared to some of the other ethnic communities in Sapa, but are recognizable by their checkered headpieces. The pink fabric contrasts beautifully with the bright green landscape. Throughout the day you will trek a total of 5.6 miles (9 km) with plenty of time for resting and photo opportunities.
What to Bring
Hiking shoes, sunscreen (or a rain jacket in the rainy season), bottled water, snacks (if desired), and a camera.
Transportation, English speaking guide, bottled water, and a picnic lunch.
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Seeking a vacation of knowledge, excitement, and authentic cultural exchanges? Then this is the tour you need to experience! Spend the day traveling to and exploring Sapa Vietnam’s ethnic minority markets. They are a colorful exchange of customs and wares, and a highly unique experience.