As a famous tourist destination in Vietnam, Sapa attracts a large number of tourists all year round thanks to its cool weather and beautiful mountainous scenery. In particular, it is the only place to has snow in Vietnam in the winter. This characteristic interests a lot of people choosing Sapa to discover in their Vietnam tours.
Sapa District is located in Lao Cai Province, north-west Vietnam, and 380 km north-west of Ha Noi, close to the border with China. The Hoang Lien Son range of mountains dominates the district. This range includes Vietnam’s highest mountain, Fansipan, at a height of 3143 m above sea level.