What do we have in our Sapa tours? No idea, just know that Sapa is about to become a second Hoian which means the must-come site at least one time on a yearly basis.
Beside Dalat, Sapa – from the time unknown until now has been always the wonderland where couples want to conquer there once. Strange as it may sound, the two just “want to go there together” for no concrete reasons. Also, because Sapa image certainly does not full of love and romance as Da Lat or Hoi An, but why is this always the destination for everyone who is looking forward to having an unforgettable duet trip? Oh, it’s wrong. It must be “Every single person are craving for a visit to that spot”, especially, this winter.
What does Sapa offer to us?
Summer Sapa is super cool and winter is the amazing snow time
The climate is the fascinating point when it comes to Sapa. Both summer and winter bring your its own spectacular beauty. In summer phase, while Hanoi and many other places are suffering scorching under incessant sunbeams, Sapa is cool, airy and extremely comfortable. Is n’t it an ideal getaway, huh?
In winter, Sapa is so cold to the point of snowfall. In tropical monsoon climate country like Vietnam, is a snow zone is a place to miss? It is also the reason why people go to Sapa to witness the gorgeous snow, even if it is numbing, they still enjoy extreme. Winter in Sapa sees more flows of couples coming there resulting in a romantic tinge for this nice land.
The cost of a trip to Sapa is quite cheap
First of all, choose a place to depart – Hanoi is likely no-brainer choice. A train from Hanoi Railway Station to Lao Cai on a comfortable bed or air-conditioned chair will only cost 350,000 VND (17 USD). From Lao Cai bus to Sapa is also inexpensive (about slightly more than 1USD). On arriving at Sapa, rent for yourself a motorbike and feel free to check out myriad beautiful things at the reasonable price. Compared to too far places assessing by plane, the transport fee for Sapa is not considered steep, isn’t it?
Check-ins at your residence, assuming you stay here for 3 days. Sapa is a small town, but the number of hotels is relatively high, prices are of course also depends on the types of customers. If you want to have a savings trip, the cost of accommodation from 300 to 500,000 vnd (15-20 USD) with nice amenities is so not hard to find out.
The cost of eating and drinking is more fluctuating as it depends on how you enjoy this trip. But generally, for a pleasant trip to Sapa, the cost is not over your nose.
Sapa also has beautiful homestay and well-equipped hotels
Has n’t Da Lat still made travelers feel amazing with the cool homestay series? Even many people travel to Dalat just to have a stay in those homestays to experience this trendy accommodation type. So lodgings can also be considered an important thing for people who want to go to discover the new lands. Sapa does not have much such accommodation but this site also small-yet-pretty accommodation to opt for.
Sapa Rooms Boutique Hotel – a beautiful hotel delicate in every tiny detail is a combination of national features with a little taste of the West; Amazing Sapa Hotel – a hotel where people say that there is a bathtub surrounded with glass … which is super charming. Another one is Phorri’s House – a new idyllic homestay and it stays true to its name: home. See? Just go to Sapa and discover!
The cafes have great views
Looking at photos taken of those who have been to Sapa, I bet there is always one so deep pic taken with a cup of joe with the far way green forest background. There are way many beautiful cafes in Sapa. Sit here, leisurely enjoy sips of coffee, cool air and wandering rolls of the cloud is the ideal way to take in all of Sapa’s essence.
Some beautiful and mentioned-worthy cafes are Gem Valley, Le Gecko, Sapa Vietemotion, and café Nhan.
Sapa specialty is so rich
Back to the cuisine in Sapa, many people are not ONLY prompt to regard it as the barbecue paradise. In fact, the food assemblage in Sapa is much richer than that. First of all, there are a lot of baked goods in Sapa including grilled eggs, grilled chicken, purple sweet potato, roasted duck egg, and bamboo rice.
Then heo cap nach (armpit pig); or salmon, sturgeon – 2 new fish species can only be raised in Sapa; the finger-sized stream fish is delicious with the proper recipe by skillful hands. Well, thang co (horse based dish), vegetables of temperate regions such as broccoli, red radish, chayote, etc. are also highly recommended. Only with those listed homely staples, you can have the unique gastronomical experience visiting Sapa.
Places to entertain in Sapa – also many
And finally, your queries of what to do, what to play, what to see, and what to take in Sapa will be fully unearthed by yourself.
There are some things that if you unconsciously miss, the trip to Sapa will become meaningless. They are Sapa Stone Church, Ham Rong Mountain – a spot full of flowers; Silver Waterfall – a majestic and full of mystery masterpiece of The Mother Nature. Oh, do not forget the Love Waterfalls also.
Then Ta Phin – where you can see the real life of ethnic people; Heaven Gate – the highest point in Vietnam on land, the ancient rock field, Cau May, etc.