Sunday, April 6, 2014

Lao Chai – Ta Van – Giang Ta Chai (Full day)

Price from:  Contact us
Duration:  Full day
Itinerary:  Sapa - Lao Chai - Ta Van - Giang Ta Chai - Sapa 

A moderate 1 day trip going through the villages of Lao chai, Ta Van and, Giang Ta Chai. Perfect for those looking for something a bit adventurous yet, full of interesting discoveries. Be warned that in case of rain boots are highly recommended for the bamboo forest as it can be very slippery !

On the way you will learn more about how is the rice cultivating, from when the seed sowed to harvested, until being served as cooked rice on your dinner table. The trip offers an opportunity to meet Black Hmong, Giay and Red Dao minorities as well as explore their different cultures.

Met up at your hotel by local guide and driver then transferred to Lao Chai village, a Black Hmong ethnic minority village. You will then be able to walk from Lao Chai to Tavan village where the Giay ethnic minority hill tribe lives. Here you will be able to rest and enjoy a delicious lunch prepared by your guide in a local house.

After lunch the walk continues through a bamboo forest to Giang Ta Chai, a Red Dao ethnic minority village. After taking a rest nearby a waterfall to refresh, you start climbing uphill to a road where the car is ready for your journey back to Sapa.
Tour includes:

English speaking guide
Entrance fee
Picnic lunch