Last updated on February 8th, 2018 at 03:24 am
The Sin Chai Sapa Cycling Tour 2 days is customized for small group tours, individuals, holidays with kids. The adventure begins as you cycle from Sapa town riding downhill to Muong Hoa valley or you can enjoy a car transfer up to Ban Ho where you take an off-road bycle ride to Thanh Phu and Sin Chai villages. You mostly pedal on single tracks, less traveled villages where the biking trails can turn in muddy and slippery in rainy time. Meeting up with the Black H’mong, the Red Dzao, the Tay help to understand more the local life.
DAY 1: SAPA -> BAN HO -> THANH PHU -> SIN CHAI
At 8:30am, you will be met up at your hotel in Sapa by Vietnam Cycling guide, driver. We then cycle downhill on a windy road, which goes along Muong Hoa valley. The valley is home to Black Hmong, Giay and Red Dao minorities. From the road you will have many opportunities to enjoy amazing scenery of mountains and rice paddy terraces as far as the eyes can see. After a short break in Su Pan, we continue cycling downhill until you reach Thanh Phu village of Tay minority. Lunch will be provided in a local house. After lunch, our ride will be mostly uphill; We bike towards Sin Chai village, home of the Red Dao ethnic group where we will have dinner and spend the night.
DAY 2: SIN CHAI -> NAM NHIU -> MY SON -> BAN HO -> SAPA
Today’s ride will be a little softer. We will pass by some small villages. It will be possible for you to make some stops by a local school and give children some small gifts such as pens or books. During the ride, we will also be able to meet the Xa Pho ethnic group, one of the smallest ethnic group inhabiting only in the area. We will arrive Ban Ho village around noon. Lunch will be provided in a local house. After lunch, take a short walk to the nearby river where we can have a swim (if weather permits). Then we will join our vehicle for a short drive back to Sapa. End trip.