With beautiful natural scenery and cool weather, Sa Pa is widely known as the second Da Lat in Vietnam. The town lies on the eastern slopes of the Hoang Lien Son mountain range (also known as the Tonkinese Alps). Under French domination, hotels, villas, and tennis courts have been built here, and the area had once been converted into a summer retreat.
Today, Sapa is an ideal place for tourists with its beautiful scenery and cultural diversity. Sapa is now an attractive destination, where visitors can participate in various activities from sightseeing, hiking, forest, biking, ...
Visit Sapa in any season. In the spring, visitors will have the opportunity to observe the romantic landscape with colorful blooming flowers. In summer, the flowers are replaced with ripe fruits. During this period, the waterfall in Sapa reveal its charm. In autumn, golden terraces, has become a hot topic for the photographer, will certainly attract you. The best time to observe the rice paddies is in September. In winter, the weather is colder and there will be snow in some places. However, in terms of the temperature, you can experience all four seasons in one day in Sapa.
Tourists traveling to Sapa is not only because of its natural beauty, but also because of the cultural beauty. Sapa is home to a large number of ethnic minority groups. Some ethnic minority groups are found in Sapa (Lao Cai), including H'mong, Dao, White Thai, Giay, Tay, Muong, Xa Pho ... The most prominent of these is the Red Dao, Hmong. Red Dao can easily be determined by coin-hovering over red bandanas and clothing taht are complicated embroidery, and Hmong can be distinguished by elaborately embroidered dress with royal blue. A common sight that you can see when are staying in the town of Sa Pa is the women who sell the embroideries on fabric on hard, or the children accompany you along the hiking route on the village
Villages of ethnic minorities in Sapa has also become popular attractions, especially for foreigners. They are curious and eager to explore the features of each village. Some well-known village in Sapa is Cat Cat, Ta Phin, Sin Chai, Lao Chai, Ta Van, located in Muong Hoa valley, O Quy Ho, Lao Chai, Ta Phin ...
Sapa has become a great tourist destination. In the coming years, is expected to have many tourists visiting Sapa. However, the development of tourism must go hand in hand with the sustainable development of the environment. That is the purpose of tourism Sapa as well as other tourist attractions in Vietnam.
Known as virtual town in mist, Sapa has always had a special allure travelers from everywhere by fresh air, beautiful scenery and glamor as a picture. Few people know behind the superficial glitz of Sa Pa are also hundreds of children do not have food and clothing, and not go to schools. Ta Van village is inhabited by ethnic minority people, from the center of Sapa town about 7km. CVTD Vietnam is reliant on volunteer support to sustain its teaching requirements, help with Teaching English for ethnic children in CVTD Sapa office, kind. Along with this, we aim to make sure our volunteers get as much out of the experience as the people and communities they help. We want your experience in Ta Va village, Sapa to be as special as possible and you will be welcomed as an important member of the CVTD Sapa family.
OUR LOCATION IN SAPA
Maison De Sapa, N18 Tha Bac, Sapa.
OUR LOCATION IN TA VAN
ZDAO Volunterr House in Ta Van.