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One of the most attractive Sapa tours today is to visit Ta Phin village, the main habitat of Red Dao people. Ta Phin village is one of the destinations in Sapa which is very popular with tourists today. So this place has something so appealing, the answer will be revealed in this article.
Ta Phin village, the destination in Sapa is close to the center
H’mong, Red Dao and Giay people are the main ethnic groups living in Sapa, Lao Cai. Each ethnic group has its own unique culture. Particularly, Ta Phin village of Red Dao is also an extremely attractive village with many unique traditional cultures that you should not ignore when traveling to Sapa.
Ta Phin village is about 12km from the center of Sapa to the East. Leaving the town center, you will find it extremely interesting to see the scenery on both sides of the Ta Phin village, which are terraced fields, mountains, …
Ta Phin village, the destination in Sapa has many interesting cultures
The Dao people often build three types of houses: land houses, pillars, and half-pillars but the most common ones are houses of 3 to 5 spaces. The Dao often live between 2 and 3 generations in a house with 2 kitchens, one for cooking and one for heating. The middle space is often used to contain vegetables and corn.
In addition, the Dao is also famous for many rare traditional remedies that are picked in the forest not only for healing but also for bathing very good for human health. So, if you have the opportunity to visit the Ta Phin and Sapa tours, try to experience the tobacco bath service of the Red Dao. Being able to relax, stress relief can also treat diseases or beauty.
Another interesting point is the image of women wearing very traditional costumes. These costumes are delivered by the women themselves. According to their traditional concept, a full and beautiful outfit includes headscarf, shirt, pants, belts, leggings, and sandals, but especially the dress must have 5 colors with the main red.
To learn more about the custom of the Red Dao people, you can ask to stay at the house in Ta Phin village and experience the daily life of the people. Next, to the warm fire kitchen, you will enjoy Sapa specialties that will make you love this place.
Ta Phin – homestay in Red Dao’s house Sa Pa tours, please visit Ta Phin village, where there will be many interesting points for you to explore.