Homestay – it is a popular and renowned form of accommodation with local ethnic population in northern Vietnam. Get to know the daily life of the ethnic population in the villages. Sapa is the best known and most visited place in the north, where you can try this form of accommodation for a few days.
Other renowned place for homestay are also in Mai Chau, Bac Ha, Moc Chau. This 2-hour video shows short 1-day trek and homestay in Sapa with the Black Hmong ethnic minority.