Ta Van is a small village of Sapa Town, located among a picturesque valley. Enjoy a home stay with one of the local families here will give you a close-up experience to see the life-style and culture typical of the area.
Ta Van village is just next to Lao Chai Village on the same side of Muong Hoa River. This village is the settlement of Zay and H’mong ethnic people living together
Ta Van is located in Vietnam in the northern province of Lao Cai, about 5 kilometers from Sapa, at an altitude of 1, 816 meters. This province borders the province of Yunnan in south-west China, and the indigenous people here share many cultural features with their Chinese neighbors.
Also located in the valley of Muong Hoa, Ta van is a village of Giay people, who look more like the traditional Viet living the Red delta. This village is normally a combination in the visit to Lao chai village on the trek to Muong Hoa valley. It is also a popular stop for those who would like to experience an overnight home stay with a family of Giay people here, sharing dinner with them as a member of their family
Convenient to the town center, enjoy a trekking tour to this village from Sapa is a good chance to have an overview seeing around the rice terraces and experience a bit of rural village life. From there, you’ll just follow the valley for a few miles to the next town of Ta Van . Along the way, you’ll walk through terraced rice fields and among some picturesque villages, experience a bit of rural life