Entries by Ylva

Corona update, post #10

Now we open our office in Sapa again! Our office is open 7.30-9.30AM and 1.30-3.30PM. Big Khu will be there to help you organise your Sapa adventure! Zao and her family has also opened up their homestay again. Everyone trekking with Sapa Sisters in Sapa are welcome to stay the night at Zao’s House! A […]

Corona update, post #9

Still far from normal but Sapa Sisters keep on trekking in Sapa and Ha Giang! For all of you who spending your summer vacation in Vietnam, come and let us guide you through the mountains. Right now, the rice terraces are still all green but soon they turn golden, ready to be harvest. It’s unusually […]

Corona update, post #8

Hi everyone! This week Vietnam has started to open up again. Restaurants, cafés, and shops are now open again while beauty salons, karaoke, bars, and clubs are still suspended. As some business in Vietnam starts to open up again, Sapa Sisters gets a few questions about treks. Most villages around Sapa still don’t welcome any […]

Please be a responsible traveler!

Hanoi will close all bars, coffee shops, massage parlors, karaoke clubs and cinemas to avoid large crowds and potential virus spread. The entire Whole Hoan Kiem area seems to be closed starting tomorrow, Thursday. Passenger train SE9 and SE10 between the HCM City and Hanoi will halt operations from March 26 to April 28. SE1 to SE8 […]

Corona update, post #6

Vietnam is a very quiet place at the moment. Much is done to make sure to protect minority groups in the north from the virus. All tourist destinations in Vietnam are closed for travelers. Many hotels and university dormitories are used to quarantine Vietnamese who have returned home from their work or studies abroad.   […]

Corona update, post #4

Ta Van village is now closed off for all visitors. Therefor we can now only arrange 1-day treks and market tours. Sapa Sisters still do tours in Ha Giang.  If you are in for an adventure, we recommend a private motorbike tour or rent a motorbike with a driver. For those travellers who prefer more […]

Corona update, post #3

VN close border for 30 day for Europeans! From noon, Sunday 15/3, Vietnam closes their border for all European travellers (Schengen and UK). This restriction also affects all travellers that have been visiting UK or Schengen the last 14 days, including layovers. Sapa Sisters still keeps open to welcome travellers that are already in the […]

Corona update, post #2

All of the markets around Sapa and Lao Cai are open as normal and Sapa Sisters still arrange market tours by shared bus or private car. A market tour in combination with a 1-day trek is a good alternative to a longer overnight trek. Ask our booking staff what is available for the dates you […]