Sapa Hill-Tribe and Culture Trekking 2D2N

Enjoy a traditional and accommodating stay outside the hustle of Sapa’s center. To get there you’ll trek through different ethnic and do some treks in villages! This overnight excursion through Sapa’s famous rice paddy terraces and bamboo forests will give you the chance to explore village life with ain the local guide and family. Guests can also choose to experience special activities like participating in the cooking of some delicious homestyle Vietnamese and traditional foods with your guide and local host family.

On the 2-Days trekking in villages, an experienced guide from Trekking Tour Sapa’ will take you to the Hoang Lien Son Mountain Range (The Tail of the Himalayas) and Fansipan, the roof of Indochina standing tall at 3,143m above level sea. From here, you will get to see the panorama view of Muong Hoa Valley as well as the iconic landscape of rice fields and whispering bamboo forests. You will visit 5 individual villages, 4 ethnic minorities in Sapa and pay witness their culture.

Rice fields in Nam Tong village

Duration: 2 days trekking Sapa
Departure date: Everyday
Departure time: flexible between 8.30 am – 9.30 am
Physical activity: Moderate to challenging
Location: Hoang Lien Son Mountain range  (The Tail of the Himalayas) Muong Hoa Valley
Travel Style: Cultural immersion and active adventure

  • Private tour only in Sapa. Cheaper price: small groups of 5 people.
  • Stay first night at the Black Hmong’s homestay (Join in cooking) and then do 2-days 1-night trekking to the beautiful landscape of rice terrace fields.
  • 2-Days trekking visit to 5 villages and meet 4 ethnic minorities in Sa Pa – Hoang Lien Son mountain range trekking up to 1.850 m above sea level.
  • Get to see the famous and biggest rice terrace fields in Vietnam, the biggest river and valley in Sapa (Muong Hoa).
  • Meeting the country’s most representative animals such as the water buffalo.
  • Real homestays with real, authentic local foods.

Night 1: Stay at the Black Hmong’s Homestay in Ta Van Hmong village

Sa Pa – Homestay in Ta Van Hmongvillage

Trekkingtoursapa’s guide will meet you at your hotel in Sapa town or in front of Sapa’s main church (at your owner times). After a short introduction, we will take a private Taxi to Ta Van, a village of both Black Hmong and Giay minority where we will be welcomed by a Black Hmong family and check in at their homestay. You will then have time to rest, take a hot shower and prepare for joining in cooking Vietnamese foods such as make spring rolls and much more!

Day 1: Trekking to the beautiful landscape of rice terraces and mountain views (Muong Hoa valley)

Ta Van – Giang Ta Chai – Su Pan – Ban Ho (15km around 5.5 – 6 hours)

In the morning at 9:30am. After have breakfast at the homestay, we will do the trekking on a small path (inside the bamboo forest) uphill to the Hoang Lien Son mountain range – high around 1.850m above level sea, where you will get to see the panorama views of Muong Hoa valley and see to the beautiful landscape of rice terrace fields as well as to see all of villages in the Muong Hoa valley. We will then be making our way downhill to the Giang Ta Chai waterfall (faraway touristy area, non-touristy) Where you will enjoy the stream’s babble and jungle’s sounds. After take a short rest, we will continue the trekking to homes of the Red Dao minority are, a small hamlet of Giang Ta Chai village, here our guide will show you different between the 3 ethnic minorities in Sapa. After a visit Red Dao Homes, we will continue our way to the Su Pan village and have lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, we will make our way to Su Pan, a village of Black Hmong minority. And then continue walking to the Ban Ho village, where you will meet 3 ethnic minorities such as Red Dao, Tay and Black Hmong. We will be welcoming by a Tay family and check in at their family. You will then have time to rest, take a hot shower and wait for your dinner.

Day 2: Continue trekking to the Red Dao area

Ban Ho – Nam Tong – Sapa (3Km around 3 hours)

After a nice breakfast in Ban Ho we continue walking to the village Nam Toong, about 3km from Ban Ho. In this village you can learn everything about the Red Dzao minority that lives here. The Red Dzao are famous for the red scarfs they wear on their head. After visiting Nam Toong we walk back to Ban Ho, where we will have lunch. After lunch transportation will be waiting for you to bring you back to Sapa. End of the tour.

# Prices

  • Person: US$130 (private tour)
  • 2 people: US$120/per person (private tour)
  • 3 people: US$115/per person (private tour)
  • 4 people and more: US$110/ per person  (A small group or your private group)

# Pickup

  • From your hotel in Sa Pa or in font of Sapa main Church.

# Drop Off

  • In your hotel in Sapa or Sapa center

# Things to bring

  • Trekking shoes
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Comfortable clothes

# The tour will include

  • 2 breakfast + 3 lunches + 2 dinner
  • 2 night accommodation (homestay)
  • Village entry fees
  • 1 big bottle of water
  • Transport back to homestay

# The tour will NOT include

  • Personal travel insurance
  • Extra drinks (e.g. bottled water or beer) at homestay
  • Tips

# Cancellation Policy

  • 7+ days prior tour start date: 100% reimbursement of the tour price (no cancellation charges)
  • 6 to 2 day prior tour start date: 25% reimbursement of the tour price
  • 1 day prior or same day of tour start date: no reimbursement

Our Customers Say

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Trekking Tour Sapa owned by a team of Hmong ethnic minority in Sapa. We use our local knowledge to create hiking, trekking and motorbike tours for those wanting to discover the best and most beautiful areas of Sapa. We were born and raised in this region which helps us to show you places that many our companies may not be able to provide.

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