Ta Phin cave is located by Ta Phin village, about 10km from Sapa town, Lao Cai province, north Vietnam. We at Lotussia run different trips to Ta Phin including Ta Phin half day tour, Ta Phin day hike, scooter trip Sapa to Ta Phin. All these trips are private, guided tours offering you the chance to discover at your own pace Ta Phin grotto as well as Ta Phin village.
There is special architecture in the commune of Ta Phin, making the village a historical vestige. Ta Phin has the ancient monastery in the middle of the forest. The monastery was built in October 1942. It still features many cultural and architectural values.
Ta Phin village is known for its traditional handicrafts. The Red Dao inherits a medical remedy for many precious treatments. There is a remedy to take care of women after they give birth. The woman only needs to soak herself in the herbal water. She could be then prevented from inflammation and dermatophyte. Another remedy to cure foot’s aches and pains includes about 20 types of leaves. Apart making traditional medecines, Ta Phin people also maintain embroidery profession.
Ta Phin cave is located near the village. There is no electricity to light up the cave inside. You will need to have good torches to discover the beauty of the Ta Phin grotto. There are stalactites of different shape.