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Canadian pop/rock band The Moffatts has visited Sa Pa, a famous tourist destination in the northern province of Lao Cai about 320 kilometres from Hanoi, and shot a music video to promote tourism.

Sapa chrysanthemum japonense at their blooming peak

The field of daisies flowering wonderfully in Ta Phin village, Sapa, will be a dream spot for many tourists visiting Lao Cai province once tourism is opened.

Resort town of Sapa goes online during pandemic

Virtual tours highlighting the stunning beauty and culture of the resort town of Sapa in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai have allowed local people and foreigners to “take a holiday at home” during the COVID-19 lockdown.

Breath-taking beauty of Sapa’s ripening paddy fields

Sapa’s terraced fields are ripening, creating a stunning beauty.

Sa Pa local spreads Giay culture, cuisine, and traditions via Youtube

The trend of making Youtube videos has become popular among many young people, even those in the more remote parts of Vietnam.

Elsa statue in Sa Pa removed after facing criticism

The statue of Disney princess Elsa in Sa Pa has faced criticism from people who believe that it doesn’t fit the natural landscape in the tourism spot.

Mountainous village awaits tourists

Ta Van Village in Sapa Town, Lao Cai Province, is typical of the northern mountainous region characterized by terraced rice fields. Just take a stroll around the village and enjoy local specialties to feel this northern wonder.

Sapa tourist destination temporarily closes for 'ugly' replica of Statue of Liberty

The authorities of Sa Pa town in Lao Cai province have asked AnSaPa tourism company to temporarily close its tourist site after netizens complained about the tourist site showed an ugly and inaccurate version of the Statue of Liberty.

Da Lat, Phu Quoc and Sa Pa named top three destinations for New Year holiday

Da Lat, Phu Quoc and Sa Pa have risen into top three most-searched destinations for Vietnamese travellers for the upcoming New Year holiday, according to a recent survey by travel agency Booking.com.

Visitors flock to Sapa to enjoy snowy Christmas

A winter tourism festival is underway in Sapa town in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai. Tourists to the town during this time can experience a Christmas atmosphere with a Japanese-style snow village and well-decorated pine trees.

Cherry blossoms in full bloom in Sapa

Cherry blossoms in Sapa Town in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai are currently blooming, attracting lots of visitors to enjoy the stunning winter scenery.

Early spring in Sa Pa

It's not tough to find a reason to visit Sa Pa at least once a year.

Cloudy Sapa lures photographers

This time of the year, high mountainous areas in the northern province of Lao Cai like Sapa and Y Ty often attract photographers who come to capture stunning cloudy moments.

Stunning cherry blossoms in Sapa

Japanese cherry blossoms at Sapa Town near Mount Fansipan are currently blooming, creating a picturesque scenery.

Exploring Cat Cat, a small rustic village in Sa Pa

As one of the most attractive scenic areas in Sapa, the premier trekking base of Vietnam, Cat Cat is a lovely village with peaceful views and distinctive customs and practices of the ethnic H’Mong.

Costumes of Mong people in Sa Pa

The Mong comprise more than half of the population of the popular resort town of Sa Pa in northern Vietnam. They belong to different Mong branches, but all wear indigo clothing.

Visitors flock to Sa Pa to join Korean Culture Day

Thousands of tourists were present in Sa Pa town, the northwestern mountainous province of Lao Cai on October 24 to attend Korean Culture Day.

Sa Pa to host Korean Cultural Day

The South Korean Cultural Centre and the Lao Cai Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism will hold Korean Culture Day in Sa Pa Town on Saturday.

“I love Sa Pa” tourism campaign launched

A tourism promotion campaign with the theme of “I love Sa Pa” has debuted with the aim of attracting greater numbers of tourists to the renowned northern town as the country moves past the second wave of COVID-19 epidemic.

Finding tranquility in the clouds

Have you ever wanted to visit Sa Pa or Mu Cang Chai but were worried they'd be too crowded?