sapa 1 day tours: Lao chai - Ta van - Giang ta chai village

Price: $ 15.00

Sapa Open Tours, a brand of Sapa Discovery , brings you the easy way to reserve some featured tours in Sapa that no one can ignore Lao chai - Ta van - Giang Ta Chai village 

Tour Route: Sapa - Lao chai - Ta van - Giang Ta Chai village - Sapa

Tour code:  SD-OT 002

Duration: 1 day (app. ~ 6 hours)

Difficulty:   Easy and Modarate

Distance:     12  - 15 km

Start: 9:30 AM everyday

Pick up: At your hotel in Sapa

End:  app. ~ 3:30 PM

9:30 AM, start from Sapa Ethnic (04 Hoang Dieu Str) on the main road to go down to Muong Hoa valley. Begining of the trip is the moment for admire the panorama view of the town and then the valley from the main road. After 4km on the main road, we start going down to the valley by the small trails through the terrace rice fields to get to Y Linh Ho hamlet, a small village of the Black Hmong people.

From Y Linh Ho village, we go along the river to go to Lao Chai village (means "old village" in the local dialect). It is time for you to visit the local families, listen to your guide's explanation about the local culture: how they live, way of building the traditional house, techniques of making clothes... or listen about the way of treatment for a sick person.

 Stop for lunch. The lunch is served in one of the local refreshment restaurants on the side of the river.

In the afternoon, we leave Lao Chai to continue to Ta Van village, the Giay people's residence. The guide to bring you into some family: listen about their life, enjoy some green tea, learn about the differences of their culture from the other hill tribes even they leave close to each other.

Quitting Ta Van, we head up to the main road where the car will pick up us to tranfer back to Sapa. End trip.


Group Size

Number in Group - Maximum 8 persons

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Small group Tours

        $15 - Daily tour transplants

Small group Tours: 15 USD/pax


 English or French speaking guide

 All needed transport


 Water, snack and fruit

 Entrance fees


 Personal Pocket Money

 Soft drink (beer, coca cola…)


 All other services not indicated above

What to bring:

 A big bottle of water (possible to buy it on the way)

 Walking shoes


 Light bag for personal things

 Rain coat (sometime)