Real Experience Sapa 2 Days 1 night at Local host' home

Duration: 2 Days
Transport: Bus
Tour code: VRT43
We would love to bring to you all the real daily life of H’Mong people in Sapa. You don't stay at the tourist homestay while your trip. Instead of this, you'll stay at local house of local people who doesn’t work as tourist server. Not only trekking to see the breathtaking scenery in Sapa with the terrace rice, corn, potato fields, but also you have the chance to do what is local doing every day: harvesting, planting, looking after the fields. All the career you do is the job what local does every day. We organize this trip as the private tour in Sapa. Our local person who will be the tour guide of your group only.


Return transportation Hanoi – Sapa – Hanoi by sleeper bus

Complementary water in the sleeper bus

Meals as mentioned: B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner

All entrance fees

Local English speaking tour guide


Accommodation ( Homestay )

Cooking with host

Experience the real daily life on fields


All meals & beverages not specifically mentioned.

Pick up and drop off outside Hanoi Old Quarter not included (additional charges may apply for pick up outside of Hanoi Old Quarter); for verification please contact

Tips, Personal Expenses & those not clearly mentioned above

Travel insurance.

Visa application (where applicable) and personal travel documents are the sole responsibility of travelers.


Trekking on non-touristy route

Visiting and exploring the local life of rural minority

Cooking with host

Experiencing the local culture at local host' home

Beautiful and stunning terrace rice fields

Day 1: Sapa – Ylinh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van village ( Meals: L, D )

12km trekking through the terrace fields to homestay.


06:30 - 07:00am: Tour guide and shuttle bus will pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi old quarter and depart to Sapa. Short break-time on the half way.

12:30 - 13:00:Local tour guide would love to welcome you to Sapa. Pick you up when you arrive Sapa and start enjoy Real Sapa Experience trip.

From Sapa town, you have the chance to trekking through the town to see the background of the daily life and architecture. Chill out the town, you will step on the terrace rice, corn and potato fields. Not only trekking to see the natural landscape, fresh air, but also tour guide will love to share with you about their local culture, custom and habit. You will get the feeling that you are a member of her family, not tourist.

Trekking through the villages to see and understand much more the life of minority in Sapa. With the simple house, life and people, you get the light feeling and want to stay there for longer time.

On trekking route, terrace by terrace fields will appear in front of you, with the lovely waterfall where you will have a nice time for relaxing, taking photo.

Arrive guide’s house, her family will welcome you as a member back home for long time no see. You will prepaire the dinner with her family if you like it. Pick the vegetable from the garden, cooking the local foods in the kitchen while sharing a lot of stories with each other.

Evening time, it is the nicest time to experience the local family’s atmosphere. Sharing and learning their culture with the stories host is so happy to share with you.

Overnight at guide’s home.


Day 2: Ta Van – Giang Ta Chai village – Sapa – Hanoi ( Meals: B, L )

You can wake up a little early to see how about host starting a new day. Cooking breakfast and join altogether.

You have the options:

+ Trekking to see the further village and sceneries, through the Bamboo forest, terrace fields.

+Or, you can tell your guide to go to their family’s fields to work, such as harvesting, or planting, or taking care their fields.

Get back to Sapa town by shuttle bus.

You still have the free time to visit local market in Sapa town, and discover Sapa town by your own before come back to Hanoi.

15:30: Get on the sleeper bus back to Hanoi city.

21:30: Shuttle bus will drop you off at your hotel/stay in Hanoi Old Quarter. Trip ends.


Who should participate? - This tour is suited for every travelers, children as well.

Price structure: - Price quote is based on per person basic

Children policy:

Child under 5 year old: free charge

Child from 5 to 9 year old: 75% of adult

Child above 9 year old: full charge


Depart every day from Hanoi

Itinerary is subject to change upon weather conditions

Doctor and Pharmacy are not available

Warm clothes from October to March!

What to bring:

Sun block, sport shoes, cash for personal expenses, and hat or umbrella, sun-glass, sun-cream, insect repellent

Wearing the long-clothes covering your knees while visiting temple, pagoda, Ho Chi Minh mausoleum.

Original passport

Cruise itinerary and schedule subject to change upon weather and operations conditions.

Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure.

Warm clothes from October to March!