Sapa is a tourist destination located more than 30 km from the center of Lao Cai city. Situated at an average altitude of 1500 - 1800 meters above sea level, Sapa town is always hidden in bobbing clouds, creating a fanciful picture. Sapa has the cool fresh year-round climate, with an average temperature of 15-18 ° C.
When visiting here, you not only enjoy the fresh air, the tranquility of a North West land but also admire the wild beauty of terraced fields, majestic waterfalls, and mountains, explore the customs and cultural features of the mountainous ethnic groups such as Black H'Mong, Red Dzao, Tay, Dzay ...
Sapa has many beautiful natural sceneries such as Silver Waterfall about 200m, Cloud Bridge - a historical relic of the ethnic groups, Heaven Gate - the highest point to see the peak of Fansipan - "the roof of Indochina", Ta Phin Cave, Muong Hoa Valley, Cat Cat Village. Ham Rong Mountain is a place to plant a lot of colorful flowers.
The Sapa love market often opens on Sunday in Sapa town. The unique festivals of the ethnic groups in Sapa take place every Tet holiday. Sapa is also the "kingdom" of fruits and flowers such as peach, plum, pear, rose, chrysanthemum, peach blossom, plum flower, and especially gladioli - the symbol of love.