Sapa, one of the famous tourist sites that are well-known to many travelers. This town has its own beauty each time of the year. Sapa of September is filled with the smell and scene of the ripe rice paddle field. Coming to December, this town has bold characteristics of the cold mountains that no other places are the same. Travel by private car Hanoi to Sapa has become a popular trend in Vietnam. In this article, Dixere.vn will inform you necessary information for your upcoming trip to Sapa.
Travel by private car Hanoi to Sapa
Sapa is a small town located on an elevation of 1500 to 1650 meters on the slopes of Lo Suay Tong mountain 38km away from Lao Cai city. Looking down from the town center is Ngoi Dum valley in the east and Muong Hoa valley in the southwest.
From Hanoi to Sapa, you have to travel the average long distance of 376km. Cars running from Hanoi to Sapa can go through many routes. However, the Noi Bai – Lao Cai expressway is more favourable than others. This is the shortest route and the most convenient traffic. It takes 5 to 6 hours to travel by private car Hanoi to Sapa, depending on the traffic situation and the stops of each vehicle.
Noi Bai – Lao Cai Expressway
There are two suitable routes for your Sapa trip:
– Road 1: (Going in the direction of Lao Cai) Hanoi – Vinh Phuc – Viet Tri – Phong Chau – Doan Hung – Yen Bai – Lao Cai – Sapa. The total distance is about 360 km.
– Road 2: (Going in the direction of Lai Chau) Hanoi – Hoa Lac – Son Tay – Thanh Son – Along NH32 – Sapa. The total distance is more than 420km.
For people “on the road”, they will choose roads that are both unique, strange and beautiful, so they often go in the direction of Lai Chau to conquer two of the legendary “four great passes” of the Northwest, namely Khau Pha, 30km long and O Quy The lake is more than 50km long.
Suggestion for tourist attractions in Sapa
Ancient Stone Field
This is a very unique area spanning 8km² with nearly 200 stone blocks. They have different sizes and engravings such as: depictions, decorative patterns, halo human figures, stylized humanoids. Some other motifs about the human figure, the map type depicting the Muong Hoa valley. The rocks are from a very long time, with deep cultural and historical value. If you travel by private car Hanoi to Sapa, you should not miss this place.
This is a famous bridge linked by rattan ropes across the Muong Hoa stream, about 17km southeast of Sapa town center.
If you are lucky to visit Cau May on days when there is fog rolling from the Muong Hoa stream covering the bridge. You will feel like you are walking on the clouds. Active young people really love this check-in place.
Sapa Museum is located on the campus of the Tourism Promotion and Information Center. The museum was established and operated under the model of the Arcachon Tourist (Bordeaux – France) since 2007.
Presently, Sapa museum is keeping about 200 artifacts, models and many publications and documentary films about ethnic groups in Sa Pa such as H’Mong, Tay, Giay, Xa Pho, Ha Nhi and Dao Do people. Here, visitors will learn about the history of Sa Pa Town, as well as explore the productive working life, belief activities, culture and costumes of each ethnic group. When you travel by private car Hanoi to Sapa, you will easily find this place since its located in the center of the town.
Sapa Night Market
Sapa Night Market operates from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. all days of the week. Especially on Saturday night, the Sapa Love Market takes place in the bustling sound of young people from ethnic minorities. People go to the love market not to sell and buy, but to have fun, to find friends.
This is a very unique culture that has become a trademark of Sapa. Visitors to Sapa try to go to the love market once.
Note when travel by private car Hanoi to Sapa
Passengers should only choose the vehicles as the means of transport from Hanoi to Ninh Binh if their health condition is good enough to ensure the safety of the journey.
Check the vehicle and maintain the car carefully before the trip to avoid a problem in the middle of the road.
Prepare lightweight, not bulky luggage.
Do not carry too much cash in your body to avoid being robbed or lost.
Prepare food and water for use on the go.
Bring basic medicines such as headaches, stomach aches, bandages, etc.
Follow correctly the traffic laws on the way. Bring all your vehicle papers and identification papers in case you are investigated by the police.
Equip with sunscreen, sunscreen, sunglasses to ensure you do not get sunstroke during travel, bring a raincoat in case it rains.
Pay attention to observe your companion (if any) so as not to lose each other in the middle of the road.
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