Hoang Lien Sapa National Park offers you an opportunity to explore one of the most beautiful parts in Sapa area, which is under protection of Hoang Lien National Park. Your trek starts from Sapa town, going through local hill tribe villages of Ta Van, Seo Mi Ty, Den Thang, Ta Trung Ho, Nam Toong, Ban Ho where you meet up with different ethnic groups – the H’mong, the Dzao, the Tay. There are two nights spent at local home in a village – homestay. The 3 day trekking tour can be extended with a visit to ethnic, highland market such as Bac Ha, Can Cau, Cao Son, Coc Ly, Lung Khau Nhin.
Hoang Lien Sapa National Park itinerary
Day 1: Car transfer Sapa – Tavan. trekking – Seomity
Met up at your hotel in Sapa by Lotussia Travel team. You will go south by car toward Muong Hoa valley. Your trek will begin from Tavan village of Giay minority. The first day trek will be mostly uphill. Whenever you stop for a rest, you will be able to enjoy valley view. Before noon, you stop again at a nice spot for lunch.
The trek will be softer in the afternoon. But the scenery becomes even more beautiful. You pass by Seomity village of Black Hmong minority before you arrive in a campsite, which locates nearby a river outside the village. While porters put up tents and cook dinner, you can take a walk to stretch the legs.
Day 2: Trek Seomity – Den Thang – Ta Trung Ho
The trek today takes you through beautiful rice paddies and over old suspension bridges. You will trek on small trail sneaking through rainforest. You arrive in Den Thang village of Black Hmong by noon. Here you stop for lunch either nearby a river or in a local school according to the weather.
After lunch, the trek wills becomes tough on tinny footpath going up and down, which requires some concentration. You will reach to Ta Trung Ho village of Red Dao minority where you spend the night in local house. Both the valley and the village have just received foreign visitors. The night will be even more interesting when you are in the wonderful hospitable atmosphere of the Red Dao.
Day 3: Continue hiking Ta Trung Ho – Nam Toong – Ban Ho. Car transfer to Sapa
You are now at the fringe of the rain forest by the Hoang Lien Son mountain range. Fansipan, the highest peak in Indochina with its 3143 m, is located in this mountain range. You will start the trek today by ascending to Nam Toong village of Red Dao minority. Here your lunch will be prepared in a local school.
In the afternoon, before descending to Ban Ho, you can make a stop by a waterfall to refresh. On the last hours you can enjoy the valley one final time whilst trekking up to Su Pan, where your car takes you on the journey back to Sapa. End of Lotussia Travel service.