Bike to Hill Tribe Village
A biking tour to Hill Tribe Village in Sapa in 2 days and 1 night, staying at the local village house, starting and ending the biking trip in Sapa Town, Lao Cai, Vietnam. This biking tour is organized by the local tour operator, Sapa Travel and we offer a special rate this year.
On this trip, the ride takes you along Muong Hoa valley and then deep into Ban Ho valley, which is home to Tay, Red Dao minorities. You will enjoy beautiful landscape, meet friendly local hill tribe people and spend one night in a local house in Sin Chai Village (learn more about this village), which can be a unique experience that you have ever had in Sapa, Vietnam.
Day 1: Sapa Town- Sin Chai Village
Day 2: Sin Chai Village- Nam Cang- Ban Ho Village- back to Sapa town
Start and End: in Sapa Town
Accommodation: Local house
Days of operation: Every day from Sapa
Day 1: Sapa – Ban Ho – Thanh Phu – Sin Chai (-,L,D)
Your trip starts from Sapa. You cycle downhill on a windy road going along Muong Hoa valley, which is home to Black H’mong, Giay and Red Dao minorities. From the road you will have many opportunities to enjoy amazing scenery of mountains and rice paddy terraces, especially the off-road riding from Lao Chai to Ta Van villages. After a short break in Su Pan, you will cycle downhill on a bumpy road until you reach Thanh Phu village of Tay minority. Here you stop for lunch in a traditional Tay house.
After lunch, your ride will be mostly uphill; you head towards Sin Chai village of Red Dao minority. Here you will have a tasteful dinner and stay overnight in a local house in Sin Chai.
Approx: 5.5 hours cycling
Up/ Straight /Down – 10 km/ 3 km/ 20 km.
Day 2: Sin Chai – Nam Nhiu -Nam Than – Nam Cang – My Son – Ban Ho – Sapa (B,L,-)
The second day’s ride will be a little softer. You will pass by some small villages such as Nam Nhiu, Nam Than, Nam Cang and Nam Sai. In My Son village, you will have opportunity to meet the Xa Pho minority, one of the smallest ethnic groups that cannot be found in other areas. You will pass by Thanh Phu and continue to Ban Ho. Your lunch will be served en route.
In Ban Ho village, you will take a short walk to the nearby river and waterfall, where you can enjoy a swim. You can also take a break and have a cup of tea in a Tay traditional stilt house before getting on your vehicle for a journey back to Sapa.
Approx: 1.5 hour driving/ 4 hours cycling
Up/ Straight /Down – 5 km/ 5 km/ 12 km
Note: The itinerary can be changed in bad weather.
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English Speaking Guide from Sapa Travel
Mountain bikes, helmets and biking gloves
Support car/ motorbike
All indicated meals, plus tea/coffee (B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner)
Mineral water and fruit
Silk sleeping bag
Sleeping bag and mattresses
Waterproof bluebag for luggage
All entrance fees in Sapa
Homestay in Sin Chai (fees and permits)
Accommodation in Hanoi & Sapa Town (Hotel)
Drinks and Beverage
All other services not mentioned as inclusive
English speaking. All of our Sapa Tour Guides are Tourism educated. They were born and raised in Sapa and Vietnam, thereby having first-hand expert knowledge of their Sapa Area. They are friendly, fun, and most of all they are flexible, allowing you to choose the pace of your tours.
They will meet you at your hotel. They are of your private tours. And, of course, speak your language!
Your request will be handled by one travel specialist from start to finish. After carefully designing your trip they will create a detailed itinerary for you. Please keep in mind this is YOUR PRIVATE TOUR so feel free to ask Sapa travel specialist to make any changes you wish to make, at any time!
Once you are satisfied with the itinerary, we will secure the services and you will be required to pay a deposit of 30% of the total cost of your trip. The balance of payment can be paid either by CASH UPON PICK UP in your hotel in Sapa, or by credit card/ bank transfer/Western Union 45 days before Sapa Tour. Please discuss these payment options with your Sapa travel specialist, for more detailed information.
STAYING IN TOUCH
Even after booking, you’ll undoubtedly think of more questions, so please feel free to contact your Sapa Travel specialist at any time. We like to hear from you! YES….even while you are on your tour, we will be more than happy to make changes, or correct anything you are not completely happy with.
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