There is a scenic stop at the border, where along the way you will admire the villages of ethnic minorities, clouds majestic scenery and listen to the story of our country to the cause of security frontier defense. It's Thien Sinh Bridge at Y Ty which located 70 kilometers from Sapa and 77 kilometers from Lao Cai city.
Fire Jumping Festival is called by Put Tong (Dao’s language), usually held from the beginning of the lunar year to 15th of January. This is the traditional ritual of some ethnic minority in Northwestern, include Red Dao ethnic in Nam Det village (Bac Ha), meaning to expel ghost, pray for good luck, happiness, fortune, talent, good weather, good harvest…
Hoang A Tuong palace is located in the centre of Bac Ha district. It was constructed from 1914 until 1921 by the family of Hoang Yen Chao, of theTayin the group – the father of Hoang A Tuong (the heir) becoming the name of this heritage later.
Most of people just know about Sapa market, Sapa town and everything which related to Sapa. But this is an incomplete view. We will show you a panoramic overview of the cultural markets in Lao Cai, where the Sapa market is just a small corner.
San Sa Ho is a commune of Sapa district, Lao Cai Province. Most of the people who live here is belong to the H’mong ethnic group. If you travel to Sapa in this spring, you can not missing Gau Tao Festival at Sa Sa Ho commune – one of the biggest festival of H’mong ethnic group.