Well-known as a former French hill station, Sapa is the center for tribal people in Northern Vietnam. It is now full of open-air eateries, colourful ethnic people from many regions.
Most of Sapa markets are in the wilderness, local hill tribes leave their isolated homes and hike for miles to reach their weekly markets. Sapa Markets features colorful Sapa markets, and leisurely trekking from the mountain town of Sapa.
Locating about 60 km southwest of Hanoi City, Perfume Pagoda is extremely popular with Vietnamese tourists during its 3-month festival from February to April, but remarkably peaceful and scenic for the rest of the year.