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Ethos - Spirit of the Community

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Ethos - Spirit of the Community
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ETHOS are an ethical Social Enterprise that strive to offer experiential adventures. Our aim is to facilitate conscientious travellers in creating unique adventures whilst supporting local minority tribal people in helping themselves. The...more
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Sapa 333311, Vietnam
+84 166 689 2536
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Reviewed yesterday

The booking with ethos was very easy and well organized. They did everything for us, from planning and booking the train to Lao Cai, the transfer to Sapa and up to there office to our way back to Ha Noi. It is great that they...More

Thank ChristophK465
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We could waffle on & on about Ethos & their excellent set-up, whether it be their plethora of tailor-made experiences to the amazing community work they do with the local tribes. If you are looking for an ethically lead & personal, human approach to seeing...More

Thank Marko_Lola
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended Ethos by a few travellers we had bumped into on our journey and my word it did not dissapoint! Best thing I did in Vietnam. We opted for the 2 day, 1 night trek. We first met Hoa (the owner) and she...More

1  Thank Evangeline E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were 2 families with kids from 11-15 and were led by So and Gom to their village high in the Muong Hoa valley. It was a wonderful experience for everyone to see their homes and eat dinner with their extended families. The communication with...More

Thank stevebondi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cannot say enough about this amazing social enterprise-- the team is fantastic and our day was the best we had in the region. Hats off to Phil, Hoa and our amazing guides So and Chu. Would have rated it 6 star had there been an...More

2  Thank GoPhilanthropic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just got back from an incredible 2-day experience in the gorgeous Sapa region of Vietnam. We went with a company called Ethos, and they are phenomenal. They are very focused on sustainability and contributing (rather than detracting from as tourists so often do) the...More

2  Thank Julie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We can’t speak highly enough of the Ethos team and all that they do for the local ethnic minority communities. We did the two night/three day Spirit Tree with our 10yo son. We were looking for an authentic, out of the tourist route experience and...More

1  Thank RAP696
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was great opportunity to meet some people of earliest tribes settled in Sa Pa (Black H' mongs and Red Dzao) and discover their culture, the way they live and their needs while we were doing a 2 day (demanding) trekking in one of the...More

Thank Stratos M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hiking with Cha in de mountains of Sapa was really a great experience! On the day before we travelled to Sapa, we send Ethos a message via Facebook. They responded very quickly and told us they wanted to organize a hiking tour for us. The...More

1  Thank Anne d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I visited Sapa back in July. We did the two day Sapa Mountain Riders tour where a guide drives you to various destinations on a motorbike. Simply one of the best vacation experiences I ever had. The entire organization is world class...More

Thank Michael B
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Nikki S
14 June 2018|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
The trekking is easy but there are some climbing and descending which can be a little slippery. With these guy you can design your own trek for distance and type of terrain that suits you.
25 March 2018|
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Response from VanessaRoad | Reviewed this property |
I did it through their email account but they are also on Facebook as Ethos Spirit of the Community. We went up by private car and back by bus. The mother and daughter we met who were walking with Ethos went up by night... More