Sapa is a famous travelling spot in Vietnam which has appeared on many well-known magazines of other countries. Travelling to Sapa, you will have chance to explore the spectacular beauty of nature as well as the unique local lifestyle.
Below are some famous tourist attractions in Sapa:
- Lao Chai- Ta Van
This is an ideal place for those who prefer a peaceful atmosphere and want to find an escape from hustle and bustle city life. It is 7 kilometers far from Sapa town and is inhabited by H’mong, Dzao, Dzay and Tay people.
Lao Chai – Ta Van is a valley lying between Hoang Lien Son range and Ham Rong mountain. It is surrounded by terraced paddy fields. If you travel to Lao Chai- Ta Van during the period from April to September, you will be able to enjoy the most stunning beauty of it.
- Fansipan Mountain
If you are a fan of trekking and conquering tour, Fansipan Mountain must be included in your journey. It is also known as the roof of Indochina with the height of 3143 meters above sea level.
Nowadays, there are many paths leading to Fansipan peaks which save time for tourists. You can take a 2-day tour with the price of 1.500.000-3.000.000 Vietnam dong to conquer the peak.
Alternatively, you can visit Fansipan mountain in a half day tour by cable car system which costs you about 600.000đ/round way ticket.
- Ham Rong mountain
Located near Sapa town, Ham Rong mountain is also a famous tourist attraction in Sapa. The price for climbing the mountain is 70.000 Vietnam dong. On way to the mountain, you will have opportunity to see of various colorful flowers. Especially, when you have reached the peak, you will be able to get the whole view of Muong Hoa valley, Sa Pa and Ta Phin in the distance.
- Silver waterfall
Being 12 kilometers far from Sapa town, Silver waterfall is formed from the flows of the creek above. There are two ways to get to Silver waterfall and you can hear the sound of the water flows on way there. From the top, Silver waterfall is very beautiful. Moreover, on the foot of the waterfall, there is a salmon raising area.
- Love Waterfall
Love waterfall is the most romantic place in Sapa and is visited by many tourists especially couples. The entrance ticket is 30.000 Vietnam dong.
- Sapa rock church
Sapa rock church was constructed in 1895 by French. Nowadays, it has been renovated and upgraded to become a symbol of Sapa tourism.
- Ancient rock field
Ancient rock field is situated in Muong Hoa valley and considered as the mark of aliens. With more than 150 rocks carved with special and unique pattern, the rock field never fails to attract visitors.