Introduction of Sapa
Sapa is a small town in the mountainous northwest of Vietnam. Since the beginning of the 20th century, it has already become an ideal place for the French to escape from the extreme heat of North Vietnam in the summer with so many villas with Western architecture amidst the dense forests. Therefore, the French gave another name to Sapa as "Summer Capital of Northern Vietnam". For a long time, Sapa and its neighbour Bac Ha in Lao Cai province have already been very famous, representing a must-see tourist destination in Vietnam.

Geological location
Sapa is located in Lao Cai Province on the border with China to the north, about 350km away from the capital Hanoi. The town is located at the altitude of 1650m, and because of this, Sapa gets a temperate climate with the coolness of summer and a cold with a lot of fog and frost in winter. With this intense fog, Sapa is also known by the name "The City in the Clouds".
The town Sapa is located right in the Hoang Lien Son range, the easternmost point of the Himalayan range therefore some say that in Sapa there is a chance to enjoy the "alpines of Vietnam".

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A Guide to The Best Trekking in Sapa Vietnam 2024
To discover the best of town and its surroundings, take a Sapa trekking trip. During your trekking in Sapa, you can navigate through mountain paths to witness one of the most beautiful rice fields in Vietnam and lush green natural landscapes.
Top Homestays in Sapa, Vietnam - Unveiling the Mountain Hidden Gems
Explore top Sapa homestays that offer authentic cultural experiences and breathtaking mountain views, with the warmest hospitality and delectable cuisine.
Best Time to Visit Sapa, Vietnam
The best time to visit Sapa is gonna be revealed in this blog, along with suggested activities and useful tips.
Top 12 Best Hotels in Sapa Vietnam
Travelling to Sapa, it is a high priority to choose Sapa hotels with the best view to fully enjoy the natural beauty of this place. If you are planning to explore the town of clouds and mountains, then save the list of 12 best hotels in Sapa before starting your trip.
Muong Hoa Valley : Unveiling the Serenity of  a Sapa's Hidden Gem
Muong Hoa Valley has its own unique charm that leaves a lasting impression on visitors. Let's explore why every traveler who comes here finds it hard to leave!
Majestic Fansipan, the highest mountain in Vietnam
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Must-Try List for Sapa Food
Beside beautiful rice terraces, friendly local people, unique customs, Sapa food is also worth-trying for plentiful dishes you've never heard of.
The 7 Best Cafés in Sapa
Have a cup of hot coffee in winter or cool in summer with sweet flavours and a little bitter, a special and delicious taste. In this article, we introduce you to the best and quality cafes in Sapa.
Top 10 Brocade Shops in Sapa
Here is a list of stores to get the best quality brocade fabrics in Sapa. Save it for your Sapa trip!
The Complete Sapa Travel Guide - Practical information and things to see
Among hundred attractive destination, let's discover Vietnam, to get to know Sapa travel guide with practical information and learn about the best things to see in Sapa
Ta Phin Village - A Rustic Charm among Sapa Mountains
Ta Phin village in Sapa is famous for its wild and rustic beauty. You will be overwhelmed by the majestic terraced rice fields and simple houses on stilts located at the foot of Hoang Lien Son Mountain.
Brocade Weaving of the Hmong Ethnic Minority in Sapa, Vietnam
Most of Vietnamese brocade products are made by the H'Mong ethnic group, mainly craftsmen in Sapa, Bac Ha, Ha Giang or the Central Highlands. Let's expore the brocade weaving technique in Cat Cat village
Top 10 Restaurants in Sapa
You travel to Sapa and would love to discover local cuisine at a hygiene and good-food restaurant? Try one of the top restaurants in Sapa from our recommended list.
4 Sapa Ethnic Groups and Their Unique Cultural Beauty
Sapa is home to five distinct ethnic minority groups: the Hmong, Red Dao, Tay, Giay, and Xa Pho. Join us in discovering their unique customs, traditional attire and festivals!
Distinctive Ethnic Markets near Sapa to Visit in 1 Week
In Vietnam, Chợ Phiên is the term to call the ethnic market which only is held once a week. During these periods, ethnic minorities with colourful traditional clothes go to the market, not only to buy and sell, but also to find a lover. Among many provinces in North Vietnam, you will find Lao Cai is one of the provinces that boast the most unique ethnic markets.
Travel to Sapa and Discover the Traditional Tet of the H'Mong people
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Fansipan Mountain Vietnam - the Roof of Indochina
Fansipan mountain Vietnam - the rooftop of Indochina - is a destination that not only climbers but also devotees of the Sapa journey want to conquer and explore once in a lifetime
Sapa Waterfalls : Nature's Symphony Unveiled
Waterfall has a distinctive beauty that Mother Nature offers. In Vietnam, don’t overlook these waterfalls in Sapa because it will bring you to stunning moments.
Exploring Sapa Rice Field | When and Where to See ?
Sapa rice field is Northern Vietnam’s man-made masterpiece that can amaze you at the first sight. What's about it? Let’s check it out!
The beauty of a resort in the clouds in Sapa
Located on a hilltop, hidden deeply in the mountains of northern Vietnam, Topas Ecolodge is very attractive because of its mountainous scenery and rustic designed bungalows.
The beauty of Sapa in winter
The winter in Sapa covers a new shirt that is different from other season. The beauty that could find no where in Vietnam. Lets discover it
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