Starting as a small stream of water from the foot of Silver Waterfall about 14 km northwest of Sapa town, weaving its way along mountains’ feet southeast between the two mountain ranges.
About 8 kms southeast of Sapa town, the two mountain ranges open wider to form the Muong Hoa Valley which get wider and wider as it goes further south about 30 km. The Muong Hoa valley is famous for breathtaking scenery and is the largest farmland for rice growing in Sapa district.
In this valley, the H’mong, Zao, Zay minority people, has been working on the slopping land and living their own ways for hundreds years.
Departing from Sapa, you will enjoy an easy walk downhill and along Muong Hoa River for a 4 to 5 hours, through terraced fields passing some hamlets of the H’mong people such as Y Linh Ho, Lao Chai…, watching locals at work, paying visit to local homes for a fantastic discovery of their living ways.