Sa Pa (Lao Cai province, Vietnam) is a famous tourist attraction in the North of Vietnam, far 370km from Hanoi Capital. A Sapa Tour From Hanoi in Tet Holiday seems to be so distinctive, it is not as crowded as weekdays. Your may still experience the atmosphere of a cozy spring though the atmosphere is more quiet. You will sense warmth spreading out all over from peach blossom, lights from street lamps at night at this mountainous area.
The below suggestions about “Some destinations to visit during Tet in Sapa” will help tourist have choose for yourself.
Muong Hoa Valley
Muong Hoa is one of the most famous destination for breathtaking scenery and is the largest farmland for rice growing in SaPa. It is far from town about 14 kilometers.
Visiting Muong Hoa Valley, you will enjoy an easy walk downhill and along Muong Hoa River, through terraced fields passing some hamlets of the H’Mong people as Y Linh Ho, Lao Chai…
Visit villages in Sapa
Villages in Sapa still holds a certain authenticity of ethnic villages. So, Villages closer to Sapa are visited large numbers of foreign tourists. Such as:
Tavan village – This village of Hmong, Red Dao, Giay and is a very popular place in the Muong Hoa valley, located about 10 km from the town of Sapa.
You can go on treks from Lao Chai with local people in Hoang Lien National Park. Or you can go through this village and continue to Tavan village.
Cat Cat Village – Cat Cat Village is only 2 km from the center of Sapa. The oldest village of the Black Hmong people it is a lovely place to visit. Traditional crafts like linen weaving, jewelry making and floristry are still widely practiced.
Y Linh Ho Village, in here you will have a chance of going along such a beautiful valley lying between mountains. The fresh air in the highland of Vietnam is really great for taking a walk.
Besides, there are Lao Chai Village, Ta Van Village, Ban Ho Village, Ma Trua Village….
Visit market in Sapa
Regional markets of Sapa have become destinations to be for many tourists thanks to the amazing scenery here and such unique opportunity to discover the real life of the minority tribes in Vietnam.
Sapa Love Market: located right in the heart of Sapa Town, it is held once every Sunday from the early morning till the late afternoon
Bac Ha Market is held on every Sunday from the early morning to 2PM. It is held on every Sunday by Black Tay, Flower Hmong, Phu La and Dao Tuyen tribes.
Can Cau Market: held on every Saturday by The Flower Hmong tribes
Or Muong Hum Market, Coc Ly Market, Lung Khau Nhin Market….
And from Sapa town, go to the west about 12km on the road to Lai Chau, we will meet Silver waterfalls rushing flowing down from 200m creating futuristic sound of jungle. Passing Silver Waterfall, Love Waterfall deserves to be a must-see in this allured town.
Some other popular destinations in Sapa include:Sky Gate, Fairy Cave, Coc San…
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