Sapa's mountains in Vietnam with the local Hmong tribe - Rerun

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"While enjoying the diversity and beauty of the land, [..] you can contribute to protect the region’s biodiversity and provide a sustainable income source for these isolated and fascinating local communities." (Source: ETHOS Spirit supporting local communities directly)

We have chosen one of the best seasons to visit Sapa, cool with little rain expected and if we are lucky we may see cherry blossoms. It is also a time where farmers start planting rice.

Here is the plan, I usually pick treks with few visitors, and therefore Hmong families in this valley are quite reserved and unfamiliar with visitors, so cultural sensitivity is essential. It is certainly off the beaten track.

Sapa rice terrace

We will get to meet weavers of hemp who use traditional techniques to craft their tribal costumes. Trekk...read more (http://www.threeplaygrounds.com/adventure/sapa-s-mountains-in-vietnam-with-the-local-hmong-tribe-rerun/248?utm_source=meetup&utm_campaign=meetupteaser)