Sapa trekking tour one day: Hike Mong Sen and Ta Phin Red Dao VillagesWednesday, June 13, 2012
The one-day trekking tour takes you to Ta Phin village, inhabited by the Red Dzao people. Begin the day trek with a car transfer from Sapa town to the Mong Sen bridge. Then the day trek starts as you hike from Mong Sen bridge along the hillside, terraced rice fields. You hike by remote villages of the Black H’mong. Around mid afternoon, you arrive Ta Phin village, inhabitated by the Red Dzao people where you are picked up again by your car and transferred back to Sapa town. The hike is easy and available all year round. Contact Lotussia Travel for more details.
08.00 am: You will be met up with Lotussia Travel team and transferred to the Mong Sen Bridge. It is possible for us to make some stops along the way to take picture of spectacular landscapes.
We will trek uphill following a large dirt road for nearly an hour. We then follow a narrow dirt trail winding its way on steep hill-sides along the western bank of the upstream part of Ngoi Dum River. The walk last for about 2 hours before it ends up in an isolated hamlet of the Black H’mong people. We will visit these isolated hamlets of the Black H’mong, then have our lunch.
After lunch, we continue trekking along the same trail for nearly 1,5 hours up and downhill towards Ta Phin Valley. We arrive at the center of Ta Phin Commune in mid afternoon. Take a walk around this stunning valley, paying visit to some Red Zao families, then get on our vehicle again for a short drive back to Sapa.
Arriving in Sapa around late afternoon, you will be dropped off at your hotel in Sapa. End of Lotussia Travel service.
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