5 reasons tourists should travel to Sapa

16, September, 2015

5 reasons tourists should travel to Sapa

Sapa is the most beautiful destination in any Vietnam tour, it is called “ The queen of mountain” because of its beautiful valley, colorful hill tribes with mysterious cultures and traditional custom. That why Vivutravel would like to share with tourists 5 reasons you should travel to Sapa as below:

1.    The weather
Located in the northern of Lao Cai province, Sapa has a climate similar to that of the rest of the country. Residing at 1700m above sea level, Sapa is a town that has seasonal changing weather. Very nice weather in the summer around 25 – 35oC, while milder temperatures occur in winter around 5 – 25oC. It is really cool in the autumn around 21 – 30oC. In Spring is around 11 – 20oC.

2.    Service
Getting Sapa from Hanoi, tourist can choose the tourist night train in different time from 19h50 to 22h00. It takes around 8 – 9 hours from Hanoi to Lao Cai train station then tourists can get shuttle bus or private transfer from Lao Cai to Sapa with one more hour. The other way is by public bus or private transfer. It takes round 5- 6 hours from Hanoi to Sapa.

Hotel’s service in Sapa is very nice and easy to choose from 2 star to 5 star such as Boutique Sapa hotel, Sunny mountain hotel, Amazing Sapa hotel and Victoria Sapa hotel & resort.

Restaurants in Sapa are very various, they offer tourists all most of local products which you can not find in other places.

3.    People
Sapa is home of Black H’mong, Red Dao, Tay, Dzay, Xa Pho. Each with its own language, culture and traditions. This cultural wealth is explained by the diversity of landscapes and of land available for farming. Traveling to Sapa, tourists will meet many nice people, and learn a lot of thing from them because the more people you meet, the better you understand them, local people does not has much but they want to share what they have. They like to share and try to speak with you even though they don't speak your language.

4.    Landscape
Sapa is located on the foot of Hoang Lien Son mountain range with majestic mountains, green forests,  stunning terraced rice fields like a painting in a harmonious layout. Immersed in clouds, Sapa is as a magical city in mist, drawing up a charming picture what tourist can not find anywhere in Europe.  It is an absolute paradise that tourists surely cannot miss visiting when they are in Vietnam.

5.    Traditional culture of local people
Sapa tour is always in the mind of each tourists with a lot of ethnic groups living. It is quite difficult to visualize, but once tourists try to step their foot on the villages, they will be immersed in unique and traditional culture of native people. That is why tourists always enjoy their trip to Sapa in their Vietnam tour.

Note: More Sapa travel information at https://www.vivutravel.com/vietnam-travel-destinations/sapa-travel-guide