Faqs

Frequently Asked Questions

Sapa is far from Hanoi 380 km, with no nearby airport the only option for getting there is to travel by road or train
Most visitors choose to get from Hanoi to Sapa by overnight train as it’s more comfortable and safer than a bus or motorbike, and a lot cheaper than hiring a car.

Sapa’s climate is very seasonal with temperatures reaching 29°C (84°F) in summer down to freezing in winter. Humidity ranges from 75% to 90%, but summer months are the wettest, especially July and August. The weather on March and April for warm and dry weather or October and November for cooler climes and clear days.

The best time to visit Sapa as well as the Northern mountain is from September to November or from March to May, when the weather is fairly settled with dry sunny days and clear cold nights. In April and May, Sapa is blooming with flowers and green pastures.

There are lots of things for you to do in Sapa, some of the most favorite activities are trekking, cultural travelling, home stay, biking, shopping at ethnic minority markets and street food.

Trekking: Sapa is the ideal place for trekking lovers. There are many trekking routes available for travelers, from easy ones such as some walk around the town, visiting some tribal villages to the great achievement of climbing to the top of Fanxipan at the height of 3,143 meters above sea level. On the trekking routes, the beautiful scenes of valley, terraced rice fields and numerous fantastic attractions won’t let you down.

Cultural travelling: Sapa is the home of many ethnic groups, visitors can have the chance to combine some sort of cultural travel tours with their trekking. There are many cultural spots waiting for your exploration.

Home stay: This is really an excellent experience that you will always treasure. Travelers are offered to share the house with the local residents, who are a part of the ethnic minorities in Vietnam. You will have chance to know more about their authentic lives, cultures as well to try some traditional dishes and of course, enjoy the comfortable stay.

Shopping at ethnic minority markets & enjoying street food: If you are looking for some good food, Sapa won’t disappoint you. Many delicious dishes are served at hotels and restaurants around the town. Wandering along the streets, you will have chance to discover the great street food there.

To the great achievement of climbing to the top of Fanxipan at the height of 3,143 meters above sea level. On the climbing routes, the beautiful scenes of valley, terraced rice fields and numerous fantastic attractions won’t let you down.

And the best time to climb the Fansipan Mountain is from October and April as the weather is nice and dry at this time

  • Coc Ly Market (Available on Tuesday only)
  • Cao Son Market (Available on Wednesday only)
  • Lung Khau Nhin Market ( Available on Thursday only)
  • Can Cau Market (Available on Saturday only)
  • Bac Ha Market (Available on Sunday only)
  • Muong Hum Market (Available on Sunday only)
  • Muong Khuong Market (Available on Sunday only)

We require 30% for the deposit amount and the balance will be collected upon your arrival by cash or credit card at your hotel.

You can pay us through one of the following ways:

Credit cards (Visa or Master card): credit card payment is completely secure by us. We will charge it offline ( the bank fees is 1.8%)

Bank transfer: we will send you our bank detail ( all the bank fees will be paid by you)

Onepay: we just send you the pay link then you can settle the payment directly via this link but the bank fees for this will be 3.5%

Most our tour posted on our site are filling out fast, for the quality of service and low price offered. We suggest you to make the reservation as soon as possible, especially if you are planning to travel in high season months from September to December. Planning your trip ahead will save you time and hassle.

Please advise us when you decide that you need to cancel your booking, please notify us immediately by email. We do not accept cancellation notice by phone or any other means for verification reason.

All prices listed on our site already entrance and sightseeing fees, guide , train ticket, half meals or full meals and government taxes ( this will be noted case by case on the detail email)

The listed price does not include the peak season: National Days, New Year and Christmas surcharge, personal expense and tips.