Sapa

Location

Sapa is a small, mountain town in Lao Cai Province. It is located about 350 km northwest of Hanoi, close to the Chinese border. Here's where you'll find the Hoang Lien Son range of mountains, which includes Fan Si Pan— the country's highest peak.

Characteristic

Sapa Ancient Rock is located in Muong Hoa valley with 196 stones carvings exotic shapes of ancient people for about thousands of years ago that many archaeologists have not decoded. The ancient carvings were lined up nationally. 

Besides, you can also visit Sa Pa market - which is taken place on Sunday in Sapa town. People in remote areas have to go from Saturday. On Saturday evening, people enjoy the folk songs of the H’mong and Dao girls, with the sounds of the lips, the flute, the Mongols, the bowls of wine filled with people. People have named it the “love market”. It is the occasion when couples come here to enjoy the romantic air or to express the emotion to the other.

Latest News

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05/26/2020

Vietnam’s ancient city of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam has been named among the top ten cities of the world by the New York-based Travel + Leisure magazine.

Rose valley in misty Sapa

05/25/2020

The rose valley in the Sun World Fansipan Legend tourist area in Sapa town, in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai, has been recognised as the largest of its kind in Vietnam.

Binh Dinh seeks to stimulus domestic tourism demand after pandemic

05/25/2020

The Department of Tourism of the south-central province of Binh Dinh on May 22 held a tourism promotion programme, aiming to attract more domestic visitors after social distancing measures were eased.

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