Top 10 best places to visit in Sapa

Sapa a big Buffalo
Sapa is a place with stunning landscapes, mighty mountains, unique stilt villages, Indochina peak, and verdant rice terraces. You can find pleasant climate here all year round. The locals here are quite friendly.

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Sapa is a place with stunning landscapes, mighty mountains, unique stilt villages, Indochina peak, and verdant rice terraces.

You can find a pleasant climate here all year round. The locals here are quite friendly.

Due to the natural beauty, it’s location, friendly locals and pleasant climate Sapa is one of the most attractive places for the tourists to visit especially the ones who love to see natural beauty.

Well, here we have brought the best places to visit in Sapa which are surely going to be the best for you to know:

Trekking through rice terraced fields - Sapa 1 day trekking
Sapa, the North Of Vietnam

The best places to visit in Sapa

Here are the best places which you must visit in Sapa: (You also can see more about Sapa’s Rice Fields)

Muong Hoa Valley

This beautiful valley is located in the commune of Hau Thao.

The most prominent and iconic feature of the valley is an ancient stone engraved which is situated between the terraced rice field and grass.

The different shapes of ancient stone engraved are giving it the most amazing look.

This place is known as one of the most unique heritages to must visit in Vietnam.

Book a tour with us to visit Sapa

A. Trekking Through Rice Terraced Fields – 1Day: (click the link for details) In this tour you will be taken by our experienced local guide across 3 different villages of the Hmong, Giay and Red Dao ethnic minorities.

B. Mountain views and villages trek – 1 Day: (click the link for details) Our local guide will bring you up to the mountain views (above Sapa town), where is 1.900m above the level sea.

Here, you will get to see all of Sapa town with the beautiful landscaper as well as to see the Fansipan mountain 3.143m (The Roof Of Indochina).

C. Sapa Easy Trekking Tour 1Day – Rice Paddies and Cultures: (click the link for details)The Hmong have unique marriage traditions; the Red Dao are known for their expertise in herbal medicine as well as the usage of plants from the land to treat many illnesses.

Sapa in Winter, really cold
Muong Hoa Valley in Winter

Thac Bac waterfall

The excellent natural beauty of Sapa has been reflected in the range of valleys, mountains, and without any doubt in the breathtaking waterfalls.

Although there are various waterfalls in the Sapa but the most iconic and mesmerizing one is Thac Bac waterfall.

The echoic sound of the water streams which is being created by the stream-falling from 100 meters can give you an amazing effect.

Even more, by being surrounded by the vast forest the silver waterfall is creating the most charming and mysterious effect which is truly worth-seeing.

Thac Bac Sapa
Silver waterfall

Fansipan Mountain

Sapa is also a place which can offer you the most challenging adventures. You can get a chance to conquer the highest mountains peak of Indochina here.

To be on this trip can be the most interesting for the ones who love adventures and want to know more about their endurance and strength.

Most interestingly, climbing tools are not important for the track but you have to carry basic essentials with you while trekking for a whole day to reach the peak.

In the way, you can encounter the most amazing scenes and wild animals. Breathtaking views from the top will be the best reward for travelers.

Fansipan peak mountain Trekking Tour Sa Pa
Fansipan Mountain

Tram Ton Pass

This is truly the most amazing place to visit in Sapa. Photographers will be in love with the landscape especially at the time of sunset.

As this pass is a road between Sapa and Lai Chau which can offer an outstanding view to the visitors in the mountains.

This place is also known as Heaven Gate which and a must-visit place for the visitors.  

Sapa Heaven Gate
Tram Ton Pass – Sapa Heaven Gate

Thanh Kim – Thanh Phu

Sapa is not only offering the best trekking opportunities for the visitors because it has some of the most amazing trails for the bikers too.

If you want to enjoy biking in Sapa then it is better for you to rent a motorbike and head towards Thanh Kim.

If you want to enjoy some thrilling moments in Sapa then this can be an amazingly challenging trip for you to enjoy.

Biking here will let you enjoy a fantastic experience in the best possible way.

Topas Ecolodges at Thanh Kim
Topas Ecolodges

Book a tour with us to visit Sapa

A. Trekking Through Rice Terraced Fields – 1Day: (click the link for details) In this tour you will be taken by our experienced local guide across 3 different villages of the Hmong, Giay and Red Dao ethnic minorities.

B. Mountain views and villages trek – 1 Day: (click the link for details) Our local guide will bring you up to the mountain views (above Sapa town), where is 1.900m above the level sea.

Here, you will get to see all of Sapa town with the beautiful landscaper as well as to see the Fansipan mountain 3.143m (The Roof Of Indochina).

C. Sapa Easy Trekking Tour 1Day – Rice Paddies and Cultures: (click link blue for details)The Hmong have unique marriage traditions; the Red Dao are known for their expertise in herbal medicine as well as the usage of plants from the land to treat many illnesses.

Notre Dame Cathedral Sapa

This is located in the heart of an amazing mountainous town of Sapa and is one of the must-see places in Sapa.

It has a unique appearance that can let every traveler encounter it with ease.

The building is built from the stones which are creating a solid but beautiful look at the church.

This cathedral opens on weekends commonly and must plan to have a day visit to explore the place more.

The cathedral was built in the year 1895 and is considered as a remaining architectural imprint of ancient French Style colonial.

This is one of the most amazing buildings which is attracting plenty of visitors every year with its unique and beautiful look.  

Sapa's Church
Sapa’s Church

Ta Phin Village

Although Sapa has been familiar by the tourists for so long but still Ta Phin village is an unknown place for most of the people.

This beautiful village is situated in the west of Sapa. If you want to explore the culture of Sapa and Red Dao’s people, then this is the most amazing place to visit for you.

It is because here you can still find the pure cultural beauty to enjoy and even this has not damaged with the modern lifestyle yet.

Book a tour with us to visit Sapa

A. Trekking Through Rice Terraced Fields – 1Day: (click the link for details) In this tour you will be taken by our experienced local guide across 3 different villages of the Hmong, Giay and Red Dao ethnic minorities.

B. Mountain views and villages trek – 1 Day: (click the link for details) Our local guide will bring you up to the mountain views (above Sapa town), where is 1.900m above the level sea.

Here, you will get to see all of Sapa town with the beautiful landscaper as well as to see the Fansipan mountain 3.143m (The Roof Of Indochina).

C. Sapa Easy Trekking Tour 1Day – Rice Paddies and Cultures: (click the link for details)The Hmong have unique marriage traditions; the Red Dao are known for their expertise in herbal medicine as well as the usage of plants from the land to treat many illnesses.

Red Dao women
Red Dao women

Ham Rong Mountain

Ham Rong mountain is located near downtown at the distance of just 3 km. Due to its short distance, visitors can even walk to it to experience the most amazing beauty around.

From the top of this mountain, you can get a chance to capture a panoramic view of Sapa.

Most of the time, the place is hidden in the smog and can offer visitors a chance to be lost in the wonderful beauty of the place.

Coc San

Coc San is located in the district of Bat Xat. This amazing place is home to various spectacular caves and waterfalls in different sizes.

You can find the entirely natural and unspoiled beauty here. For the people who love adventure and discovery because the way to Cac San is dark and winding.

However, the most amazing thing about the place is that magnificent waterfalls are hiding the caves which make the place more mysterious and worth-exploring. 

Sapa a big Buffalo
Water Buffalo

 Sapa museum

Sapa museum is an amazing local historical museum which is dedicated to the history of Sapa. This local museum contains plenty of historical artifacts which are representing the history of Sapa.

In this museum, you will also find the belongings of the person who visited the Sapa for the very first time.

Even more, the levels of the skills which this museum is containing are amazing to see.

Book a tour with us to visit Sapa

A. Trekking Through Rice Terraced Fields – 1Day: (click the link for details) In this tour you will be taken by our experienced local guide across 3 different villages of the Hmong, Giay and Red Dao ethnic minorities.

B. Mountain views and villages trek – 1 Day: (click the link for details) Our local guide will bring you up to the mountain views (above Sapa town), where is 1.900m above the level sea.

Here, you will get to see all of Sapa town with the beautiful landscaper as well as to see the Fansipan mountain 3.143m (The Roof Of Indochina).

C. Sapa Easy Trekking Tour 1Day – Rice Paddies and Cultures: (click the link for details)The Hmong have unique marriage traditions; the Red Dao are known for their expertise in herbal medicine as well as the usage of plants from the land to treat many illnesses.

Sapa has always a lot more things to do for the visitors but in any of your visit, you must put the above-mentioned places in your bucket list to make your visit to Sapa most wonderful with ease.  

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