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About Sapa

Sapa is a small market town that has been a gathering spot for many local hilltribes for nearly 200 years. Hmong and Dao people, among others, still come here to conduct trade, socialize.

It is a picturesque village near the Chinese border in north-east Vietnam. Sapa is one of the most enchanting of the Vietnam popular destinations. It is situated among the greenery of the high Tonkinese Alps. A visit here lets you enjoy the beauty of a village built during the French colonial days. The village was built to avoid the summers in Hanoi. The village has a serene beauty. It is a land of complete peace and delight. The village can provide a fulfilling experience even with limited amenities. Sapa is one of those rare places in Vietnam which have the ability to provide a glimpse of the tribal life as it existed a couple of centuries ago.

Cultural Heritage

Athough Hue has sustained much damage from natural disasters and wars, the city and most of the architecture remain.

Cuisine

The cuisine of Huế draws from throughout Vietnam, but one of the most striking differences is the prominence of vegetarianism in the city.

Historic monuments

Huế is well known for its historic monuments, which have earned it a place in UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites.

Geography and climate

The city is located in central Vietnam on the banks of the Sông HÆ°Æ¡ng (Perfume River), just a few miles inland from the Biển Đông.

Hue ao dai

Sweep through Hue and the classic grace of women clad in ao dai will surely to make a lasting impression on you. But behind the beauty is a rich history, brimming with cultural significance. A researcher of ...

History

Huế originally rose to prominence as the capital of the Nguyá»…n Lords, a feudal dynasty which dominated much of southern Vietnam from the 17th to the 19th century. In 1775 when Trịnh Sâm ...