SaPa has been known as one of the most attractive rendezvous to tourists when it comes to Vietnam tourism. This mountainous district is located in Lao Cai Province belonging to the northwestern area of Vietnam. SaPa – the amazingly stunning beauty of the nature

The name of SaPa is originated from Mandarin. “Sa” means the sand and “Pa” means the beach. Doesn’t it sound interesting even just starting from the name? Let’s discover how amazing this magical land is and what makes this town appealing to tourists coming to visit!

Here in SaPa, everything together create an amazingly picturesque scene from the mountains and hills continuously stretching in the mist, and various deep valleys, to the winding mountain passing and numerous stunning orchid and peach gardens. SaPa gives tourists the most unforgettable memories when visiting even just once.

Coming to SaPa, tourists could have a chance to explore the rustic beauty of the nature and how cool the Vietnamese northwestern cultural diveristy is.

SaPa – the amazingly stunning beauty of the nature

The mountainous district is just like a magical land hiding its own beauty behind the mist. It is located at the altitude of approximately 1500m to 1800m. Going up to the district, tourists could be able to observe the stunning scene along the road with the harmonious combination between diverse colorful flowers blossoming, the green pastures in the valleys and the clouds floating settling in the valleys.

One interesting thing making SaPa different from other landmarks in Vietnam is its unique climate you could not find anywhere else in this tropical country. This amazing town has its own climate system which is subtropical during the summer and the climate becomes temperate in the winter.

Visiting SaPa without going to Fansipan peak would make you regret. Fansipan peak belongs to Hoang Lien Son range – one of the highest mountain range in the area and it is known as the “roof of Indochina”. It is recommended for tourists to visit Fansipan peak in several last months of the year so they could have a chance to observe a picturesque scene of floating clouds around the mountain peak or the breathtaking view of a splendid sunset, they could know clearly how spectacular the natural scene is and how amazingly the nature creates its own stunning beauty.

SaPa – the amazingly stunning beauty of the nature

Ham Rong Mountain

One thing amazing about Ham Rong Mountain is that coming to this area, you could be lost in a wonderful land full of diverse beautiful flowers blossoming and numerous local fruits. It is also called as an appealing fruitful land of the town.

Passing through the center of the town on the left side, going all the way along the stone, you could finally find the area hidden itself in the mist.

Here tourists could find a lot of orchid gardens and other flower gardens so make sure that you visit SaPa in the right blossoming season to observe the most beautiful scene of the area in the right time.

SaPa also has Muong Hoa Valley where there are stunning terraced fields worth to visit. Here tourists could meet local people and even join them in their farming activities.

SaPa – the amazingly stunning beauty of the nature

SaPa Market

This interesting market is opened every Saturday night by the H’Mong and Red Dao minorities living in this area.

The market is also called as a “love market” where local people share everything of their traditional cultures together from local goods to folk songs. It is also a place where you could feel the most lively rhythms of life in this remote areas, where people from different countries and cultures together create an amazing harmony. Here in the market, you could figure out how amazing the cultural diversity in SaPa is.

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