Sapa, a destination with full of stunning scenery of mountains, rice terraces and ethnic villages, always attracts a large number of tourists coming every year. If you would like to travel in Sapa and have no idea how to find out, which the most famous attractions are and how to get there, I will give you some information about three tours which will help you have chances to experience some of the best scenery and explore daily life activities of the ethnic people in Sapa.
Sapa trekking tour
There is a range of trekking tours available for you to choose that have been specifically designed to enable you to experience some of the very best landscape and scenery that Vietnam has to offer. During the trekking tour, you will have the opportunity to sleep in bamboo huts in an ethnic minority village or under the stars in a tent or in a local family house.
Sapa trekking tour is very popular in almost Sapa trips
These tours will also help you visit Muong Hoa Valley and many ethnic villages such as Y Linh Ho, Lao Chai, Tan Van, Cat Cat Village, Sin Chai, etc. You will have a chance to learn more about the local house architecture and explore daily life activities of the tribal people.
Sapa homestay tour
Sapa homestay tour is one of the most interesting tours in Sapa. It takes you to discover the lifestyle as well as the custom of ethnic minority groups in Sapa. You will trek through many beautiful sights in this area, enjoy the beauty of terraces fields, valley view and meet the local people such as: H’mong, Red Dzao, Zay, Tay, Xa Pho, Ha Nhi… At night, we also overnight at stilt house of the local in remote villages. These homestays have hot water for shower, soft sleeper, blanket, etc. You can join the local dancing and taste delicious local foods that made from them. It is worth for you to experience these Sapa homestay tours.
With Sapa homestay tours, you can learn more about life of minority groups in Sapa
Sapa market tours
Some of the most rewarding and memorable moments you will have during your time in Sapa will occur while visiting local markets. The markets in Sapa, Vietnam are always the special meeting places of the locals, who, in their new colorful traditionally costumes, present not only for selling their farming products and purchasing things for their essential needs but also for their habit of socialization.
A variety of local products is sold at local markets
There are some market tours which you can try when traveling in Sapa. Coc Ly Market is a unique market taken place only on Tuesday. Coc Ly is a very small market where you can meet several ethnic minorities such as the Flower H’mong, Black Dao, Phu La, Nung and Tay. For another choice, Can Cau Market is only Saturday. Can Cau is a small but very colorful market. Here you can meet several ethnic minorities such as the Flower H’mong, Nung, Phu La as well as the Chinese people. Specially, Bac Ha is the largest Sunday Market as well as the most colorful one in the area. At Bac Ha Market, you can meet mostly the Flower H’mong and then the Phu La, Black Dao, Tay, Nung minorities. The market offers a variety of local products, which could not be found in other areas.
With many magnificent mountainous scenery, spectacular rice terraces along with unique stilt villages, Sapa is always a destination which offers tourists uncountable amazing things to explore. 3 tours in Sapa above promise to offer you an unforgettable trip during your lifetime.