With cold weather all year round, Sapa has become a dream destination for many domestic and foreign tourists. If you are planning to visit Sapa with your loved one or your family, don’t miss the Top 9 Popular Places In Sapa that GoAsiaDayTrip shares below!
- 1. Sa Pa Stone Church – One of Top places in Sapa.
- 2. Sapa Museum
- 3. Sapa Fanxipan Peak – Roof of Indochina
- 4. Ham Rong Mountain
- 5. Traditional villages in Sapa
- 6. Unique markets in Sapa – Local life appears in Top places in Sapa.
- 7. Muong Hoa Valley – Dream Valley of Top places in Sapa.
- 8. Heavenly Gate Sapa – Fairy Scene of Top places in Sapa.
- 9. Rose Valley
1. Sa Pa Stone Church – One of Top places in Sapa.
As a tourist destination in Sapa located in the heart of the town and built by the French in the early 20th century, the church is located on a prime location with Ham Rong mountain in the back and In front is a large area of land . This is the meeting point for many tourists whenever they have the opportunity to come here. Many tourists who are not religious are also interested in this place. Because of its unique architecture though, through some restoration and renovation due to the war and the devastating destruction of nature. However, the church retains the charm and soul of religious architecture.
Let’s join this Sapa tour 3 days 2 nights to fully experience the town!
2. Sapa Museum
Located in the park of Lao Cai Tourism Information and Promotion Center in Sa Pa, Sa Pa Museum was established and operated according to the model of Arcachon tourist (Bordeaux – French Republic) since 2007.
Sa Pa Museum currently holds about 200 artifacts, models and many publications, documentary films about the ethnic groups in Sa Pa such as H’Mong, Tay, Giay, Xa Pho, Ha Nhi and Red Dao. Here, visitors will learn about the history of forming Sa Pa town, as well as discover the productive labor life, religious beliefs, culture and costumes of each ethnic group.
3. Sapa Fanxipan Peak – Roof of Indochina
As a Sapa Tourist Site, it challenges many young people and foreign tourists. Conquering Mount Fansipan by road requires a lot of health and hardship. However, up to now, you can feel all your achievements. If not healthy enough but still want to conquer the roof of Indochina. Currently, Fansipan has equipped the cable car system in Sapa. From the cable car, you can easily observe the magnificent majestic scenery at your feet.
Fansipan Sapa cable car is recorded as the longest non-stop three-rope cable car in the world by Guinness.
4. Ham Rong Mountain
Only about 3 km from Sapa town. If any visitor wants to hunt clouds and collect the panoramic view of northwestern mountains and forests into the camera. What are you waiting for without conquering Ham Rong Mountain? Looking down from the top of the mountain, visitors will collect the beauty of the mountains and forests at the sight of the houses hidden in the fog and the forest of fruit trees interlocking.
With rich flora and fauna, cool fresh air, Ham Rong now under the care of human beings has become a tourist attraction in Sapa.
5. Traditional villages in Sapa
Sapa is a beautiful land not only because of the landscape but also by the convergence of many ethnic groups living together in villages. Coming here on the market day or simply a day in the village, you will surely be able to enjoy all the colorful dresses of the Black Hmong, Dao Do, Tay, Giay and Xa Pho ethnic groups.
You can read more about traditional villages in Sapa to have more experience!
6. Unique markets in Sapa – Local life appears in Top places in Sapa.
Going to Sapa but not visiting the local markets in Sapa, you have missed the most interesting thing here. Together we discover the most unique markets in Sapa with many amazing things!
You can know more by reading detailed unique markets in Sapa.
7. Muong Hoa Valley – Dream Valley of Top places in Sapa.
Located in Hau Thao commune, about 8km from Sa Pa town to the Southeast. In Muong Hoa valley, there is a beautiful small stream stretching about 15 km. The stream flows through the communes of Lao Chai, Ta Van, Hau Thao and ends at Ban Ho. Muong Hoa valley is considered as a fairy place of Sapa. The scene in the valley makes people flutter.
What is special in this valley is the ancient stone beach with many different carvings. Located between trees and terraced fields of ethnic minorities. Hundreds of sandstone rocks have carved drawings, strange characters so far have not identified the origin and meaning.
8. Heavenly Gate Sapa – Fairy Scene of Top places in Sapa.
From Sapa town in the North about 18 km, the road to the sky gate twists and turns in the middle of the mountain. Standing in the middle of Sapa heaven gate, you can zoom your eyes to cover the vast valley below with the green fields, the road down the road, far away is Silver Waterfall. Also in this heavenly gate, you can feel the heroic beauty of Fansipan peak.
9. Rose Valley
Rose Valley is designed as an ecological landscape with nearly millions of rose root, peach, plum, pink crunchy from United States, Taiwan… The whole area has 11 houses with wood floor, natural stone roofing, interior decoration harmony, located interspersed among the beautiful French rose gardens. The stilt houses all overlook the Lao Chai valley with terraced fields, all creating a magical picture.
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