Recommended by Lonely Planet since 2013, world award-winning Sapa O’Chau Trekking & Homestay has a wide range of itineraries to satisfy all of your requirements, from half-day and one-day tours to nearby villages to week-long adventures of northwest Vietnam.
Sapa O'Chau Travel Social Enterprise is the only tour operator in Vietnam that is officially registered as a social enterprise. We cater to private tours as well as small group tours that open for up to 6 fellow travellers to join. If you prefer a custom itinerary, we will organise one.
All our trekking tours depart daily at 09:30am from the Sapa O'Chau Cafe.
Muong Hum Market and Y Ty Commune * Sun
Off the Beaten Track * 2D
Bac Ha Trekking & Homestay * 2D 3N
Ta Phin Trek * 1 Day
Nature View and Village Trek * 2 Day
Hmong Homestay Trek * 2 Day
Red Dao Homestay Trek * 2 Day
Muong Hoa Trek * 3 Day
Sapa —> Dragon Mountain —> Sapa
8 km, Medium (There are steps all the way to the peak)
Named Ham Rong in Vietnamese, Dragon Jaw Mountain overlooks the town of Sapa – just look...
Sapa —> Cat Cat —> Sin Chai —> Sapa
7 km, Easy (3-4 hours walking, mainly on the flat)
Cat Cat is a small but bustling village situated at the foot of Fansipan Mountain. Here...
Sapa —> Silver Waterfall —> Tram Ton Pass —> Love Waterfall —> Sapa
Walk 4 km; Drive 30 km, Easy
Private transport will take you to Silver Waterfall, the highest in Vietnam with a 300m drop....
Sapa - Mường Hum - Ý Tý - Lào Cai
76 km drive, Easy
New Tour *7:30 AM:* A driver and a tour guide will pick you up from your hotel...
Sapa —> Lao Chai —> Ta Van —> Sapa
12-15 km, Easy
We start the day trekking through the beautiful Muong Hoa Valley to Y Linh Ho village,...
Sapa —> Suoi Ho —> Matra —> Ta Phin —> Sapa
13 km, Easy - Medium
Favorite Tour We begin the day with a 3km trek through breathtaking landscape to the village...
Sapa ->Sa Seng -> Hang Da -> Hau Thao -> Sapa
~ 20 Km, MEDIUM
Your private tour will start by car toward Lao Cai city, after a 3 km drive...
Sapa -> Silver Waterfall -> Tram Ton Pass -> Love Waterfall -> Binh Lu market -> Na Tam village -> Ban Bo village -> Sapa
80 - 85 Km, EASY
You will start the tour towards Binh Lu town with a beautiful drive over one of...
Sapa -> Ban Ho -> Nam Toong -> Nam Sai -> Thanh Phu -> Sapa
12 - 14 Km, MEDIUM - HARD
Our car and tour guide will pick up you at Sapa O'Chau Cafe or at your...
Sapa -> Silver Waterfall -> Tram Ton Pass -> Love Waterfall -> Sin Chai village ->Sapa
12 km trek ; 15 km drive, CHALLENGING
We begin by driving to Love Waterfall and on the way you see the great views...
Hanoi --> Ban Pho --> Na Lo --> Thai Giang Pho --> Nhay Phong Cho --> Lau Thi Ngai --> Ban Pho --> Quan Din Ngai --> Hoang Thu Pho --> Ban Pho --> Hanoi
About 29 km, Medium ~ Hard
New Tour Trek around Bac Ha and stay in a Flower Hmong home. *Night 1: Hanoi –...
Hanoi-->Ban Pho-->Bac Ha Market-->Na Lo-->Thai Giang Pho-->Hoang A Tuong Palace-->Na Kheo-->Ban Pho-->Phe Bung-->Nhay Thau-->Km5-->Ban Pho-->Hanoi
About 30 km, Easy ~ Medium
New Tour Visit the famous Bac Ha Sunday market and trek around the villages too. *Night 1...
Hanoi-->Bac Ha town--> Can Cau market -> Ban Pho --> Bac Ha market -->Na Lo-->Thai Giang Pho-->Hoang A Tuong Palace-->Na Kheo-->Ban Pho Bac Ha town Hanoi
About 30 km, Easy ~ Medium
New Tour Explore Can Cau Saturday market and Bac Ha Sunday market. Enjoy motorbiking, horse carting and...
Sapa - Ta Phin - Phin Ho - Lu Khau - Suoi Thau - Gia Thau - Kim Ngan - Ta Giang Phinh - Sapa
29 km Trekking and 35 km Car Ride, Medium ~ Hard. Advised to venture in good weather
New Tour *Day 1: Sapa – Ta Phin – Phin Ho – Lu Khau - Suoi...
Sapa -> Tram Ton Pass -> Love Waterfall -> Silver Waterfall -> Cat Cat Village -> Y Linh Ho -> Lao Chai - Ta Van
Trekking 28~30 km and Car Ride ~18 km, Challenging - Advised to venture in good weather
Favorite Tour *Homestay included:** * Mr Chung - Cat Cat village Mr Lu - Cat Cat village *Day 1: Sapa - Tram Ton Pass - Love Waterfall - Silver Waterfall - Cat Cat village (Homestay)* The...
Sapa –> Y Linh Ho —> Lao Chai —> Ta Van —> Giang Ta Chai —> Sapa
Favorite Tour This is a perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in the Hmong culture. *Homestay included:* *Choose...
Sapa —> Suoi Ho —> Matra —> Ta Phin —> Trung Chai
24 km, Medium with some gradual ascents and descents
Favorite Tour The Red Dao are known for their expertise in herbal medicine, especially medicinal baths,...
Sapa -> Sa Seng -> Hang Da -> Hau Thao -> Giang Ta Chai -> Ta Van -> Lao Chai -> Y Linh Ho
28km ~ 30km, CHALLENGING
*Homestay included:* * * Mrs Má Thị Trú - Giang Ta Chai village Mr Chang A Sua Mr Giang A So *Day 1: Sapa -...
Sapa —> Cat Cat —> Y Linh Ho —> Lao Chai —> Ta Van —> Giang Ta Chai —> Su Pan —> Ban Ho —> Nam Toong —> Sapa
38km, Medium, there are some more challenging sections to this trek… however this is balanced with easy legs and the chance to recuperate at the homestays.
Favorite Tour Immerse yourself in culture and amazing scenery with this three day trek. *Homestay included:* *Choose from** ...
Sapa —> Suoi ho —> Ma Cha —> Ta phin —> Phin Ho —> Lu Khau —> Suoi Thau —> Gia Thau —> Kim Ngan —> Ta Giang Phinh —> Sapa
43 km, Medium to Hard
Meet both the Hmong and Red Dao minorities living in this impressive mountainous landscape. *Homestay included: Choose from** ...
Sapa -> Sa Seng -> Hang Da -> Hau Thao -> Giang Ta Chai -> Ta Van -> Lao Chai -> Y Linh Ho -> Cat Cat -> Sin Chai --> Silver Waterfall -> Sapa
45km ~ 50km, Medium ~ Challenging
*Homestay included:* * * Mrs Má Thị Trú - Giang Ta Chai village Mr Bình - Cat Cat village *Day 1: Sapa - Sa Seng...
Sapa —> Cat Cat —> Ylinh Ho —> Lao Chai —> Tavan —> Giang Tachai —> Supan —> Banho —> Nam Toong —> My Son —> Thanh Phu —> Ban Ho
53 km, Medium
Have the ultimate Sapa experience with this four day trek, taking in all the highlights of...