Trek Vietnam Sapa Remote Hill Tribe Villages is provided by Lotussia Travel in Sapa, northern Vietnam. You will trek through H’mong and Dzao villages, rice paddy fields. All the 3 nights will be spent in local house (homestay) offering a real life experience. The trekking tour is available all year round but the most recommended during the dry season starting from October until May. The 3-day hihe starts and ends in Sapa town (train station pickups and Hanoi train tickets are optional services).
Trek Vietnam Sapa Remote Hill Tribe Villages Itinerary
Day 1: Overnight train to Laocai.
Travel to Hanoi Railway Station by yourselves. Take the night train for Laocai. Train SP? Departure at 20:30 (to be advised). Overnight on board train.
Day 1: Sapa Trekking (L/D).
Transfer 18 km to Ban Lech village of the Red Zao. We will trek along a narrow valley downhill for 2 hour to the Ngoi Bo River, then uphill for 1 hour to Muong Bo Village at the center of Thanh Phu Commune where your lunch will be provided in a local house. After lunchtime, you will trek gradually uphill to Nam Cum Village and then head to Sin Chai B village of Red Dao where the night will be spent in the Red Dao Village.
Day 2: Sapa trekking (B/L/D).
Today’s trek takes you through terraced rice paddies, bamboo forest and villages of the Red Zao and Tay such as Sin Chai A, Nam Than, Nam Nhiu with many stops for visiting local homes, schoools as well as for taking photos. Your lunch will be prepared and served in a local house. In the afternoon, you head to Ban Sai village of Tay minority, near the center of Nam Sai Commune. Here you will walk around to explore this village and home stay overnight here in a house on stilts. Dinner will be served with Vietnamese dishes.
Day 3: Continue hiking Sapa. Travel to Laocai Railway Station. Overnight train back to Hanoi (B/L).
On the last day of the trek you will cross several suspension bridges and trek through lush rice paddy fields and stunning scenery. Once leaving Ban Sai, you will cross the river after paying visit to My Son – a village of the Xa Pho group and then follow a narrow trail uphill to Nam Keng and continue to Nam Toong, where you have lunch in a local school. In the afternoon, your trek will be firstly downhill to Ban Ho village where you will have time for a swim in the river. The car will meet you there and return you to Sapa. Transfer to Laocai Railway Station for the train trip back to Hanoi. Train??? Departure at 20:00 (to be advised). Overnight on board train.