Ta Phin Trek - Spirit of Sapa 1 day

Duration: 1 Day
location Destinations: Sapa → Suoi Ho → Matra → Ta Phin → Sapa

Sapa- Suoi Ho - Matra - Ta Phin village ( L)

Distance: 13 km

We begin the day with a 3km trek through the breathtaking landscape to the village of Suoi Ho, home to Hmong minority. A little trek brings you to the most beautiful views of endless rice terraces, and give you an opportunity to see some of the animals used by the locals. Continuing on to Matra village you will come across the impressive ruins of a church dating back to the French occupation in the early 1900s. Take a minute to explore this intriguing sight and take some photos.


Lunch at Matra village
After lunch, a small trekking lane leads you to the village called Ta Phin where you can meet both Black Hmong and Red Dao minorities and their famous herbal medicine as well as learning how to use these plants from the land to treat many illnesses. Your guide will be able to introduce you to some Red Dao women who can tell you more about their many remedies. A Red Dao herbal medicine bath can be arranged for you to experience, so please ask. Transport will be provided from Ta Phin back to Sapa.


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Cost in US$523426242220


  • Private tour in Sapa
  • Meals as indicated in program (B- breakfast, L - lunch, D- dinner)
  • All admission cost at places mentioned in itinerary
  • Professional English speaking tour guide 
  • Transfers as the itinerary
  • Mineral water & tissue are available on the car


  • Tips and Gratuities
  • Train ticket
  • Personal expenses
  • Other meals and drinks
  • Late check out & early check in for accommodation at the places

Hat, sun block ; good walking shoes; tee-shirt & shorts; medical kit; camera with plenty of film.