2 days 1 night
Ban Ho is far from Sapa town about 20 kilometers. It is divided into three areas: Ta Trung Ho, Xeo Trung Ho and Hoang Lien, which is place of the Mong, Dao, Tay. Have no specific price but guides usually pay 20.000vnd/people/day for accommodation. The owner doesn’t appreciate it as important; they bring food and wine for tourists. Come to Ban Ho, you will be alive and living in the cozy ambiance and friendly family. Because the climate in Ban Ho is warmer than Sapa (between 18-250C), in the afternoon, tourists can enjoy yourself in the stream Lave, sight Da Nhay waterfall.
THINGS TO KNOW WHEN TRAVELING
– Do not buy from street venders.
– Do not use service from street venders or brokers.
– Do not give children who on street money or candy.
– Ask before taking photo.
– Take a legal taxi with the help of the tour operator.
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06:30: Free pick up at your hotel in the Old Quarter of Hanoi and transfer to Sapa Express' Office, No.12 Ly Thai To Street.
07:00: Start departure to Sapa. The tour guide will explain to you about the trip and Sapa. Then you will be served mineral water and some snacks.
Along the way, you will have chance to contemplate the beauty of northwest mountains that terraced fields are sparkling in sunlight or dim in thick fog. Have a short break for 30 minutes then continue the trip to Sapa.
12:30: Arrive in Sapa, check in hotel and have lunch.
14:00: Ride the motorbike to visit Lao Chai village and meet the Black H’mong people.
Here we will discover their daily life and how they make traditional clothes, handicraft, indigo... We will visit the biggest valley of Muong Hoa which provides the best view for golden rice terrace fields in Vietnam. After Lao Chai village, we continue riding to Ta Van with Dzay people. It is a small group of ethnic people in Vietnam with a rich culture and beautiful houses located on rice paddy fields.
After lunch, we will keep on riding down the hill and enjoy the fantastic open views in Ban Ho village, one of the most beautiful valleys in which we spend a night on the bamboo house of Tay people. The rest of time, we'll take a short walk to the nearby waterfall for sightseeing and experiencing the daily activities of the locals.
Dinner and homestay in Ban Ho village.
After breakfast, you ride up to the Red Dzao village at Nam Ken & Xa Pho. Xa Pho tribe is the smallest group in Sapa who have very little contact with modern Vietnam. We will ride up to Nam toong village of Red Zdao people.
Lunch in Thanh phu village, then finally we'll ride back to Sapa
16:00: I‘s time to say “Good bye Sapa!” and drive back to Hanoi. Along the way, once again you have a chance to enjoy the magical beauty of northwest mountains.
21:30: we arrive in Ha Noi.