Sa Pa, with its cool climate all year round, is an attractive resort destination for those who love mountains and forests and want to experience the wildlife of the Northwest. Travelers who love to travel, and have a favorite place should not miss this interesting place.
1. Prepare luggage
Costumes: Sa Pa’s weather varies from day to day, so tourists need to prepare adequate clothing for the climate. You should bring neat and lightweight clothing but be warm.
Summer in Sa Pa cool, you can wear normal but still need a coat. But winter is very cold, you need warm clothes, gloves, towels, wool cap to free the cold high. Avoid carrying bulky, if you take a long time can bring some laundry detergent to wash clothes (Usually people only in Sa Pa 2-3 days is full space to go).
Due to the specific terrain and typical tourist products of Sa Pa is a walk to explore the beauty and scenery so visitors have to walk a lot. So to make your legs really comfortable, you should prepare a pair of shoes or sports shoes. Do not wear high heels (if you go to play in the center of Sa Pa can wear high heels).
Personal papers: Most of all hotels in Sa Pa require IDPs to submit their temporary registration papers (if you lost your ID, you can replace them with your passport, driver). In addition, many Sa Pa tourists have the need to rent a motorbike. So if there is a need to rent a motorbike, bring a driver’s license to make sure the trip is really fun.
Being one of the famous tourist destinations of the country, millions of domestic and foreign tourists come to Sa Pa every year to experience and explore the unique cultural space of ethnic minorities living in the place. thick. Therefore, the accommodation system is very developed.
Sa Pa’s accommodation system is divided into three zones: the lake, Cau May – Muong Hoa and the center of the town. Among the most beautiful are the hotels in Cau May – Muong Hoa. Most of the hotels in this area have beautiful views with hills and especially the Fansipan peaks.
Price is not inexpensive: Cheapest motels in the area near the lake, the price is only 200,000-300,000. If you want to stay in a more comfortable hotel, you can spend 500,000-700,000 VND to reserve a room at a 3-star hotel in Cau May – Muong Hoa area. There are also some luxury hotels such as Victoria, Topas Ecolodge, Chau Long for over 1 million. However, rates vary depending on the time of your choice. If you arrive at the right price during the holiday season can be very much upset.
For those who like to enjoy 100% to experience and explore the cultural space of the ethnic minorities living here should choose the homestay sleep service. This will be a great experience that you can not forget and also the most cost-saving form of the trip.
The price of food in Sa Pa is not expensive but you should ask price before eating. At night, you can go to the street to drink Culinary Lung and eat baked goods. There are a lot of baking strange: grilled eggs, grilled, grilled stomach, grilled chicken, purple sweet potato, chicken eggs, roasted duck eggs, cooked rice.
As a cold country, the most famous specialties of Sa Pa are temperate vegetables such as white cauliflower, broccoli, red radish, chayote … The most special vegetables are tubers, Flowers of old vegetables. There are many types of goose: garlic, cassia, koi, sausage … fried with garlic or different types of meat is best not to eat boiled. In addition, tourists still rumored that eating powder suited in Sa Pa is the best.
Sa Pa is famous for its “armpits”. Meat “boiled armpits” sip with cider liquor, night drinking not bored. In addition, there is a special dish at each market.
Ham Rong (in town center)
Silver Falls (about 12 km from town)
Cau May (about 17 km from the town)
Cat Cat village (2 km from town)
Ta Van village (8 km from town center)
Ta Phin (about 12 km from town center)
Ancient rock beach (about 10 km from the town center)
Fansipan – the roof of Indochina (about 9 km from town)
Bac Ha Market (about 70 km from Lao Cai)
Visiting China via Hekou (In the center of Lao Cai city).