Sapa Trekking Adventure with Onetrip

Onetrip is a two-fold socially conscious company, aiming to give tourists the most local experience while enhancing local people’s lives. There are many options for the trekking tours such as one-day or two-day lengths, and short or long routes. Joining a tour with Onetrip means that you won’t need to…

Ethnic Minorities in Sapa

The mountains, valleys, and hills around Sapa are home to over twenty groups of ethnic minorities. The Hmong, Dao, and Giay are the largest and most well-known groups and make up about 50% of the local population. Some of the smaller groups such as the Phula, Hani, and Latis are…

Sapa’s History and Background

Originally, the town we know as Sapa today was founded by the French in the very beginning of the 20th century. They used it as a hill station in the summer to escape the heat of Hanoi and enjoy the clean air and beautiful views of surrounding mountains. Due to the…

Sapa – Touching the Clouds in Vietnam

Located in north-western Vietnam about 350 kilometers from Hanoi, Sapa is one of the most scenic places in the country. At 1,650 meters in height, the town of Sapa is nestled in a valley surrounded by the Hoang Lien Son mountains. The city also looks up at the country’s highest…