10 things you should do in Sapa


1. Conquer Fansipan mountain.

Conquering the roof of Indochina is the dream of many young people. Just few more month the cable car up Fansipan will be in use. If you like to challenge yourself and win it, climb Fansipan mountain is good choice. In September conquer Fansipan, viewing the sea cloud and golden rice terraces fields. How wonder full it is?

2. Viewing the magnificent terraced fields in the world.

Terraced fields in Sa Pa was honored as one of the most magnificent terraced fields in the world. Nature is not only given to the people of this land landscape and ideal climate, but also gives them the skillful hands. For hundred years, they weave masterpiece - that is the stair leading up into the sky. Harvest season in September, when the fields are green instead of blonde. This is a fascinating time to travel Sapa.

3. Climb "Ham Rong" mountain and observe Sapa town from above.

Observe town from tower on top of  Ham Rong high 1800m is an exciting experience, anyone should try when come to Sa Pa. Town in a different perspective. Roads, hotels, resorts suddenly small under your feet. Not only that, the Ham Rong mountain you can also watch the colorful gardens and walking through the small rocky in "Thach Lam" rock garden

4. Enjoy the sunrise, sunset in Sa Pa.

The chilly morning breeze will make you shivered. Hold on a warm cup of coffee ,  beside with a  plate omelet, overlooking the window at a beautiful angle. You will have an experience a gentle Sapa in the morning. Wait until the sunset, the sun disappearing behind the Hoang Lien Mountains, Sapa is dyed by a purple, there is something romantic and melancholy.

5. Walk, enjoy a slow live in Sa Pa.

Tourism walk in Sa Pa will bring you some unforgettable experiences. Sapa is one of the tourist destinations with longest walking path in the world. in Sapa, sometime you must walk for 10 kilometers, walking from morning to afternoon, passing through the town, the village, through paddy fields, small streams, ... walking for enjoy a slow life, observe and learn more about the life and culture of the local people here. The attractive tourism walk may be mentioned: the ancient town of Sapa , Cat Cat Village, Muong Hoa valley, Ta Van, Ta Phin ...

6. Homestay.

Go to Sapa, Homestay in one of local family house, enjoy the local food cooked by owner, wake up in the village far from the center of town it is a wonderful experience that you can not forget when coming to this land. Sapa homestay services are developed, you can completely assured about the hygiene of housing and food.

7. Silver waterfall and Love waterfall.

Silver waterfall and Love waterfall far from the center of town about 12km, lies on the road to Lai Chau province. Visited two waterfalls you not only feel pleasure while enjoying the cool water vapor. But also heard stories of mining lore of  Love between 7th fairy and woodcutter. Because she passion in his  flute, but the god forbid she meet him, she turned into a golden bird flying around the mountain and kept crying O Qui Ho.

8. Enjoy the spectacular scenery at "O Quy Ho" Pass.

The same is on the way to Lai Chau, past waterfalls Silver Water fall and you will be visiting O Qui Ho pass. One of the four great pass of the north mountain. Standing on top of the pass you will see the glide path connecting the two provinces of Lao Cai and Lai Chau. Besides the spectacular Hoang Lien Son range.

9. Enjoy Sa Pa cuisine.

It would be a pity if you miss the fascinating specialties such as "mam da", salmon fish, streams fish, "muong" pork ... with the barbeque restaurants at night in the town center. Sapa Weather is perfect for enjoying barbeque with drink corn wine.

10. Discover one Sapa not  touristy.

If climbup to Fansipan, walking around the town center and tourist villages not give you a good feel when you go to Sa Pa. There is a place in Sa Pa less touristy, no noise, dust, trade ... that's the village in Thanh Kim, Nam Sai and Nam Cang ... I'll just have you, in forest streams, leaf ring, the terraced rice fields and the Hoang Lien Son mountain range. A peaceful Sapa, far the town center about only 30km along the way ancient rocks, Muong Hoa valley.