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Through top Sapa tours, visitors also have the opportunity to experience many unique cultural features with the life of ethnic minorities in the Northern Mountain region, enjoy the unique traditional dishes here.
If you are looking for a Sapa Tour with exciting holiday experience, please join AZ Local Trip to explore Sapa Vietnam, known as “The City in the Mist”!
Sapa is a highland district of Lao Cai province, a hidden land with many interesting and wonderful things that nature has endowed. Sapa has a cool climate all year round, closely resembling temperate climates, average temperatures of only 15 to 18 degrees Celsius.
Tours in Sapa Vietnam concentrate mainly in Sapa town, located more than 30km from Lao Cai city center and 320km from Hanoi city center (Hanoi – Lao Cai highway).
Going on Sapa tours, you will admire the majestic wild beauty of the northwestern mountain forest, conquer the top of the famous Fansipan mountain – the roof of Indochina, see firsthand the terraced fields and more.
Besides, Sapa tours help you explore the specialties of Sapa and the customs, special cultural beauty of the mountain ethnic groups such as H’Mong, Dao, Tay, Muong, etc.
Now, let’s take a look at some common questions from travelers and arrange your best Sapa tour beforehand!
A: Usually, people will spend 2 to 3 days in Sapa to explore most of the place. 1 day is considered too short to go on a Sapa tour as the train or bus from Hanoi to Sapa takes 5 to 8 hours. So make sure you have more than 1 day for Sapa tours, or else consider other destinations in the North of Vietnam. For Sapa tour 2 days and 3 days, there are many options that you will definitely choose one that meets your travel style and budget. Check out the tours above or contact us for a customized one that offers some one-of-a-kind experience, just for you!
Booking the right tour from the right operator will help you experience the best of Sapa and avoid some unexpected situation. Please follow these steps:
It’s sure that your experience will be affected much by the operator. A good one will offer you the best Sapa tours will authentic experience and a bad one may want to charge you as much as they can while delivering “indecent” services. For a reliable one, you can search for a list of travel agencies in Sapa on Google.
Always remember, stick with your travel style. Sapa has much to offer. Even for relaxation, adventure or typical tour, Sapa has it all!
This is an important step. Don’t book a tour without knowing what you can have and haven’t. Some tour may cheap but not include accommodations and transportations. In the end, your expenses may much more expensive.
After booking, remember to keep track with your travel agency or tour operator. They will inform you of what to bring, how to prepare for the best trip. And also, you can have their advice and recommendations on your Sapa tours at any time. Just feel free to contact them.
For Sapa tours from Hanoi for family, it is recommended that you should take easy Sapa tours. As a local expert, I recommend a tour to some of the best places in Sapa town and nearby below:
The ancient Sapa house with its ancient appearance has French architecture and is dated 124 years to the present time. This is the first place to go on when tour Sapa as the place is right at the town center.
The church area has a very beautiful and spacious square that attracts many tourists to visit and take commemorative photos. In the evening, all activities around the church are quite busy like cultural activities at weekends, local people sell souvenirs.
This mountain is very beautiful with hundreds of blooming flowers. Also, first places to go in Sapa tours, located right next to Sapa town center
Tour Sapa from Ham Rong mountain, visitors will see the natural orchid garden and when you set foot on the top of the mountain you will collect the whole small town Sapa is hidden in the mist at eye level at an altitude of 1800m.
This is called the most beautiful ancient village in the northwestern mountains, located right under the Hoang Lien Son mountain range.
Coming to Cat Cat village, visitors can admire the beautiful natural forests and enjoy direct contact with the local people, learn regional customs and culture.
You will also be able to see H’mong girls weave brocade and can rent clothes to take photos or buy as souvenirs.
A: If you have good physical ability, you can join in some trekking or hiking trips in Sapa tours. Some best-recommended spots for your Hanoi to Sapa tour are:
Conquering the roof of the Indochinese higher than 3143m in Sapa tours is the dream of many tourists when setting foot on Sapa. You can conquer the highest peak in Southeast Asia today in 2 ways: trekking and Fansipan cable car.
Here you can admire the beautiful terraced fields in the top row of the world (the time from May to October is beautiful), the flowers are both natural and artificial and special. There is an ancient stone that has been ranked National relics.
Ticket prices to climb the Muong Hoa valley is 80,000 / person, the price of the train climbing Muong Hoa is 50,000. Make sure spend a visit to Muong Hoa Valley when you tour Sapa
Thac Bac is one of the most beautiful natural falls in Vietnam that must visit when you tour Sapa. This is a waterfall pouring from a ridge hundreds of meters high in the wild forest, white foam makes the surrounding space become cool and fuzzy.
This bridge is famous for not only for Vietnam but also the whole world thanks to the photograph named “The bridge leading to the green forest” by American photographer Skip Nall.
The bridge is made from rattan rope in the ancient architecture of H’Moong people, crossing the romantic Muong Hoa river and especially becoming fanciful every morning when the cloud covered the river. If you want to find this bridge in your Sapa tours, you may need some instructions from locals.
A: Yes, they can. However, the best Sapa tours for the elderly are some easy tours as recommendations for family above. Please check out the part and contact us if you need further information.
A: Hotels, motels and homestay are 3 options for any Sapa tour. However, if you want to be in a quiet space, close to nature and want to save your living expenses in your Sapa tours, you should stay at a homestay. That means sleeping at a local people’s house, eating and living with them at a much lower cost than in a hotel.
When tour Sapa and stay in a homestay, visitors also discover many new and interesting things about the traditional lifestyle and culture of the people here.
A: The price of Sapa tours are varied depending on your duration. The average price falls into around 100 – 120 USD.
For the detailed price, please check out our tours above! And feel free to contact us for the best recommendations.
A: Below are tips from our local experts. Hope this helps you in your upcoming Sapa tours.
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