Book your Lao Chai and Ta Van Village Trekking Day Tour on Wonderfly for a unique experience discovering the hidden world of Vietnam’s ethnic communities.
Travel 7km from Sapa town to the peaceful village of Lao Chai, home to over 100 members of the H'mong tribe.
Learn about their culture and traditions first-hand while enjoying an authentic lunch cooked by locals at a Lao Chai homestay.
Journey to Ta Van Village to observe the well-preserved culture of tribes there as they go about their daily routines.
Admire the natural scenery and even buy some handmade souvenirs to take home.
Tour Validity & Info:
Fixed Date Tour: Only valid on the selected visiting date.
Please present your MOBILE or PRINTED E-Ticket along with your passport to the tour guide to join the activity.
Please arrive at the designated meeting place at least 10 minutes prior to the reservation time on the day of reservation.
Child ticket: Age 4-8
Children aged 0-3 can participate free of charge. Please present passport for verification purposes.
Please note: This schedule is for reference only and is subject to change based on traffic conditions on the tour day.
8:45am - Meet up at Viet Flower Hotel
8:45am-9:15am - Pick up by foot at hotel in Sapa Town
9:20am - Start trek to Lao Chai Village
12:00pm - Enjoy lunch at a homestay in Lao Chai Village
1:30pm - Continue trek to Ta Van Village
2:30pm - Ride on the transfer service and head back to Sapa town
3:00pm - End of tour, drop off at hotel or meet up location
Sample Lunch Menu:
Please note: The menu is subject to seasonal changes.
Stir-fried Vegetables/Boiled Cho-cho Fruit
Sautéed Tofu with Tomato sauce
Fried Spring Rolls
Stir-fried Pork with Galangal
Fried Eggs with Onion
Fresh Fruit for dessert
Hotel Pick Up Information:
Location: Hotels in Sapa Town
The operator will reconfirm the pick up time in advance.
Please note: The guide will pick you up by foot and will drop you off via transfer service
Please be at the hotel lobby 10 minutes before the scheduled pick up time.
If your hotel is located outside Sapa Town, please make your own way to the meet up location.
Meet Up Information:
Location: Viet Flower Hotel
Address: 24 Thac Bac St., Sapa town
Please be at the meet up location at least 10 minutes before the scheduled meet up time.
Upon arrival, please proceed to the reception desk and present your E-Ticket for assistance.
How To Get There:
The best way to reach the site is by private wagon or local taxi.
What to bring: Hat, sunglasses, insect repellent, sunscreen
What to wear: Comfortable walking shoes, light waterproof jacket
Children aged 0-3 may participate free of charge.
Child ticket: Age 4-8
Please indicate any dietary requirements and your hotel address upon checkout.
All participants must provide their details as shown on their passport upon check out for insurance purposes.
Since this is a trekking tour, it is not recommended for persons with disabilities to participate in this activity.
Please be advised that only one transfer ride will be offered throughout this entire tour (Ta Van Village to Sapa Town hotels or Viet Flower Hotel). The guide will pick you up on foot and drop you off via transfer service. Kindly indicate your preferred drop off point during checkout.
The trek is 8km long and will take approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes to complete.
During the winter months (Oct-Feb), it is highly recommended to wear warm clothing.
If you are running late, please inform the operator as soon as possible via call. The operator's customer service hotline number can be found on your E-Ticket.