A trek through Sapa’s terraced rice fields is a bucket-list item for many tourists when they come to Vietnam. This trekking tour that takes you to Ta Van is an exciting opportunity to visit ethnic minority villages and take in the beautiful surrounds of this gorgeous region. With the help of your friendly local guide, you’ll learn about the daily activities and culture of the local people as your walk through the landscapes that Sapa is famous for.
DAY 1: SAPA – Y LINH HO – LAO CHAI – TA VAN
Our guide will meet you at your hotel in Sapa at 9AM and you’ll pop into the local market for a quick look before you begin your trek through the Muong Hoa Valley and the Hoang Lien mountain ranges. You’ll get to meet Black H’mong tribes and explore minority villages along the river. If you like you can even take a swim! We’ll end the day in Ta Van, and spend the night with a Zay family who will cook a traditional dinner for us.
DAY 2: TA VAN – GIANG TA CHAI – SU PAN – SAPA
In the morning we’ll re-energise with a local breakfast and a delicious coffee. We’ll then continue the trek, entering a bamboo forest and visiting Giang Ta Chai waterfall. You’ll visit a Red Zao minority village and then continue up the mountain, entering Su Pan Village, home to another H’mong community. Here you’ll be picked up and returned to Sapa.
Itinerary subject to change or cancellation due to weather conditions.
Included: Ground transport, English-speaking guide, accommodation, activities & meals mentioned above.
Not included: Airfares, visa fees, travel insurance, gratuities, personal expenses & all other services not clearly mentioned above.