Sapa – Sa Seng – Hang Da – Hau Thao – Giang Ta Chai – Ta Van – Lao Chai – Y Linh Ho
Distance: 30km ~ 35km
Homestay included :
Mrs Má Thị Trú – Giang Ta Chai village
The tour will start at Sapa O’Chau cafe 9.30am in the morning, a short drive out of Sapa town to the walking path.
Follow a small trail, that will take you up the hill for 2 hours to the Den Thang range. Reach the top to enjoy the great view of the Fansipan Peak and the stunning Muong Hoa Valley as the trek approaches Hang Da Village – the home of Hmong which is at 1,800m above sea level and overlooks the Muong Hoa Valley. Discover the village and then have a picnic lunch.
After a short rest we will continue walking to Hau Thao village. You will see the stunning view of Muong hoa valley villages 2d. Arrive at Hau Thao Commune, you will have a chance to discover the daily life of the Black Hmong minority and their traditional customs and costume.
Continue trekking to Pho village then down the hill to Giang Ta Chai village where you will sleep in a homestay of Giay people. Your homestay is near the hanging bridge. Have dinner and relax
Enjoy the dawn and fresh air in the village, have a nice breakfast served by the house owner.
Start the trek by climbing the mountain on a small trail near the waterfall. Stop for a while to take photos on top of the waterfall. The trek will lead you through the bamboo forest to Ta Van village of Giay people. Have lunch in a local house near the Muong Hoa river bank.
In the afternoon, you will keep going to Lao Chai village – the home of Black Hmong people. Enjoy the view of the largest rice terrace fields in Sapa.In the afternoon, continue walking to Y Linh Ho village then up the main road and you will return Sapa town by car.
(1 USD = 22,000 VND)
– Entrance fee, Transport on the whole trip, Meals (1 breakfast, 2 lunch and 1 dinner), English speaking guide, Homestay fee
– Drinks, personal travel insurance, tips, drinks at homestay.
You should bring :
– Comfortable trekking shoes, sunscreen, a hat, mosquito repellent.