2 days homestay - Sapa - Y Linh Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van - Giang Ta ChaiTour Code: W2A | Duration: 2 days 1 night | Tour Grade: Easy - Mideum | Length of trip: 15km car - 25 km trek | Type of trip: Group Tours (cheap)
The route for this home stay takes us to villages in the Muong Hoa Valley inhabited by a variety of ethic minority groups, including: Black H‘mong, Red Dao and Zay. If you are interested in seeing a range of ethnic minority groups, then this is probably the trip for you. We trek along road, along local paths and through terraced rice fields.
Day 1: Sapa - Y Linh Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van (overnight in Dzay family - -/L/D)
From Sapa, we trek via Y Linh Ho through beautiful scenery to the Black H’mong Village of Lao Chai where we spend time looking around the village and learning about life in the village. We enjoy our picnic lunch in Lao Chai or at an appropriate spot.After lunch, we walk through rice terraces and on local paths to the Zay village of Ta Van. This is the only village in the Sa Pa area where the Dzay people live. We spend time looking around the village.
We meet with our local Dzay hosts in their home. Our hosts and guide will prepare our evening meal, and the rest of the evening can be spent get - ting to know more about family life in Ta Van or strolling around the village.
Day 2: Ta Van - Bamboo Forest - Giang Ta Chai (B/L/-)
After our breakfast, there’s more time to look around and experience life in Ta Van. We then, continue our trekking in the valley through a bamboo village, stopping for a picnic lunch at an appropriate spot along the way, this is a local food shop at the food of a waterfall and the famous ratan bridge.
After lunch, we head up the side of the valley to the main a small village of the Dzao people called Giang Ta Chai, learn about the local life, then back to the ratan bridge and go up to the main road where the car picks up us to come back to Sapa.