No traveler can resist from the attractiveness of Sapa, a very beautiful mountainous region of Vietnam.
Well, have you ever wondered where that attractiveness of Sapa comes from?
Let’s explore the reasons why Sapa tours are the most popular idea for a summer vacation!
1. Impressive divine landscapes
Located in the remote highlands of northwestern Vietnam which possesses the imposing Hoang Lien Son mountain range, Sapa is very famous for its beautifully landscapes, with magnificent terraced fields, amazing high peaks and unique traditional markets. The mixture of customs and habits of more than 30 ethnic minorities in the highlands is like a beautiful picture that tourists can only contemplate while coming to Sapa.
A divine landscape of Sapa
In addition, the beauty of Sapa is adorned by the imposing majesty of the Northwest Mountain, such as Fansipan peak, which is considered as the highest mountain in Vietnam and is “Rooftop of Indochina”.
2. Wonderful 5-star train on the way to Sapa
To enjoy the wonderful holiday in one of the fairy lands in Vietnam, drop your adventurous soul in the 5-star train from Hanoi to Lao Cai, through the magnificent valley and breath-taking mountains on the trip, Victoria Express train.
The 5-star train to Sapa
Victoria Express departs six times a week, from Hanoi Station to Lao Cai Station for about 8.5 hours. With a capacity of 52 passengers, the Victoria Express is comprised of handcrafted bedspreads, along with wooden paneling that offers absolute tranquility and a clear view of wonderful scenery on the way. Each compartment consists of 6 cabins and is equipped with modern facilities such as air conditioning, wooden flooring, reading lamps, luggage compartment and large windows for viewing.
3. Feeling 4 seasons in a day
Sapa is 1,650m above sea level and one of the coolest in Vietnam. The weather here one day has four seasons: the morning is the spring, the midday shift to lower with light sunshine and cool climate, cloudy afternoon and dew fall to feel the cold of the sky, and the night is the cold of winter.
In the morning of Sapa
4. Many kinds of tours to select
Visitors to Sapa can choose the type of tours they like, the relaxing trip or the exploring trip. Sapa is an ideal destination where every visitor finds their own pleasure by conquering Fansipan peak, walking on small streets, watching local people trade, visiting Ethnic minority villages, learning about the indigenous lifestyle or just sitting by the pink flames and enjoying a good book.
Tour of discovering the diversified culture of Sapa
5. Conquering Fansipan, the rooftop of Indochina
Hoang Lien Son mountain range is 3,143m high, is the highest mountain in Vietnam as well as three countries in Indochina, Fansipan peak is where many climbers want to try conquering at least once in their life. Trying the feeling of strolling on the passage through forest is also an experience worth trying for any tourists.
Fansipan, the rooftop of Indochina, located in Sapa
The journey to Fansipan is may be a bit hard, but you will definitely be delighted to be able to see the vastness of the sky.
See more: Your Fansipan trekking guide 101
6. Unforgettable experience
Going to Sapa, strolling through Muong Hoa valley, one of the most beautiful valleys of the Northwest known for its vast terraced fields is something you can not ignore.
Muong Hoa valley always leaves unforgettable memories to tourists
On this journey, you will also have the opportunity to visit the village of the Black H’mong (Lao Chai) and Giay (Ta Van), or walk to Ta Phin to learn about the life of two the Red Dao and the Black H’mong, and conversing with local people to understand the differences in their traditional culture.