Red Dao Village Hiking Day Tour From Sapa
OverviewThe Red Dao minority villages in Thanh Kim commune are among the few ones that have not been impacted so much by tourists in Sapa area. A walk through bare hills, rice terraces and a visit to the villages bring you an ever experience of real lives, breath-taking views and natural beauty in such mountainous area.
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Day trip (destination A to B)
- Get inside tips from a local
- Lunch included
Know More about this tourYou commence your trip by a transfer from Sapa to a trekking point near Thanh Kim. You then take a hike along the footpaths of Silver Stone Mount. During the walk you will witness the stunning views of the valleys and rice paddy terraces. At noon you will arrive at the Lech village, inhabited by the Red Dao minority. You will visit the village and have your lunch in a local house.
After lunch, you will continue the walk to a nearby Red Dao village. If it's a school day, a visit to the villages school is a nice opportunity to meet all the children, who can be from Red Dao or Hmong minority. From the village, you will follow the hill trails up to the main road, enjoying the surrounding breath-taking view of dotted peaks, endless rice terraces and the beautiful Muong Bo river. Your vehicle will be ready on the main road for your journey back to Sapa.
Approx: 9.8 km hiking/ 4.5 hours; 1.5 hours driving; 1 hour for lunch.
-Climb a 3413m ASL Mountain takes some effort, endurance and high spirit. The nights will be spent in tent with toilet tent provided. For safety reason, the trip is not recommended in bad weather. The itinerary can be changed into the other way around up to your wish, based on group size and weather condition.
-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.
Inclusions for Red Dao Village Hiking Day Tour From Sapa
- English-speaking guide
- All transportation
- Bottle water
- Entrance tickets
Exclusions for Red Dao Village Hiking Day Tour From Sapa
- Personal expense
- Travel insurance
- Others expenses, not listed as inclusions
- Gratuities (optional)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Children must be accompanied by an adult
A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.