We will meet at 8:30AM at the beautiful Sa Pa church to begin our trek. We will start at the top of the town with stunning views of the rice terraces and local villages. As we continue, we will make our way through Y Linh Ho (2 hours), where you will be able to take photographs of the rice patties and meet and eat lunch with the local people.
After lunch, we will head to Lao Chai (1 hour), where we will be able to observe how the local trades such as indigo dying and hand weaving
Next we make our way towards Ta Van (1 hour), where we will enjoy the homestay with my family.
From the homestay you can take a hot shower and then explore the local village. You will eat dinner with my family where we can get to know more about each other over local foods, beer, and rice wine. A clean bed will be waiting for you after dinner until our adventure tomorrow.
On day 2, you will wake up to a fresh breakfast before we depart on our next trek
At 9AM, we will start towards the bamboo forest where you will see amazing views of how tall our forests grow! We will then go to a waterfall where you can swim if you'd like. The water is clean and cool straight from the mountain!
Now we will go to Dzao village where you can meet another group of local people to understand the differences in our cultures.
We will end our adventurous two days back in Sapa for easy access to transportation.