Mountain views in Sapa
Travel from Ha Giang

Travel from Ha Giang to Sapa

By road the journey from Ha Giang to Sapa takes around 5 hours 30 minutes. The distance travelled is only 236 km but the journey is slow because of the number of bends in the [Read more…]

Rice terraces in Dien Bien
Travel from Sapa

Travel from Sapa to Dien Bien

By bus the journey from Sapa to Dien Bien is scheduled to take 9 hours. Bus services to Dien Bien arrive very early in the morning which is good if you are planning to take [Read more…]

Boat trips from Cat Ba Island
Travel from Sapa

Travel from Sapa to Cat Ba Island

Travelling on a direct service from Sapa to Cat Ba Island is a quicker option than booking separate services from Sapa to Hanoi and then from Hanoi to Cat Ba. Many travellers will already have [Read more…]

Sapa Bus Station
Vietnam Bus Stations

Sapa Bus Station

Sapa Bus Station, located to the east of Sapa town centre, is main long distance bus station in Sapa. Sapa Bus Station is the start and finish point for regular public bus services to and [Read more…]

The view on the way to start the walk to Cat Cat Village
Sa Pa Acitivities

Walk to Cat Cat Village, Sapa

The walk to Cat Cat Village starts at a check point which is itself easy walking distance from Sapa town centre. From the check point to the end of the walk where you can take [Read more…]

Inside Sapa Market
Sa Pa Acitivities

Sapa Market

Sapa’s main formal market, known as ‘Cho Sapa’ which means Sapa Market, is located very close to Sapa Bus Station. Sapa Market is housed within a modern purpose built market building with outdoor stalls selling [Read more…]

Entrance to Mau Son Temple
Sa Pa Acitivities

Mau Son Temple, Sapa

Mau Son Temple is Chinese style temple near the centre of the town of Sapa in north west Vietnam. Mua Son Temple is open during daylight hours and is free to visit. About¬†Mau Son Temple [Read more…]