Once you are picked up at your Sapa accommodation, you will set off for a 15-minute drive to the trekking point.
From there you will start trekking downhill on a dirt path through rice terraces to a suspension bridge, which connects two paths of the Black Hmong village of Y Linh Ho. You will visit the villages before taking a rest by the riverside and enjoy some light snacks, while admiring the Muong Hoa valley.
You then continue your trek up and downhill on a river-side mountain path, heading to Cat Cat village. Upon arrival to the village, you will walk up the paved steps for a while to meet your vehicle and get a transfer back to Sapa.
Note: Be aware that in rainy time the trail can be slippery.
Approx: 6km driving/ 15 minutes; 5.1km walking/ 2.5 - 3hours.
Notes: Be aware that in rainy time the trail can be slippery.
-The tour normally begins and finishes in Sapa (no surcharge)
-If your hotel is located in Lao Cai city, the surcharge for two way car (Lao Cai - Sapa) will be 62 USD.
-If your hotel is located in Topas Ecolodge, the surcharge for one-way car (Topas Ecolodge - Sapa) will be 24 USD.