Ta Phin ancient monastery in Sapa

Located in Ta Phin village, about 12 kilometers away from Sa Pa town, Ta Phin Monastery is easily recognized thanks to its ancient French architecture.

Ta Phin ancient monastery in Sapa

Located in Ta Phin village, about 12 kilometers away from Sa Pa town, Ta Phin Monastery is easily recognized thanks to its ancient French architecture. It was built in 1942 (Vietnamplus/VNA)

Ta Phin ancient monastery in Sapa


Through the ups and downs of history, this place has become mysterious, creating a unique beauty compared to any places in Sapa (Vietnamplus/VNA)

Ta Phin ancient monastery in Sapa



Despite experiencing nearly a century of ups and downs, Ta Phin monastery area still has a unique culture and architecture (Photo: Vietnamplus/VNA)

Ta Phin ancient monastery in Sapa



Despite being abandoned for a long time, the monastery still retains the ancient features and quiet space (Photo: Vietnamplus/VNA)

Ta Phin ancient monastery in Sapa



The gate of the monastery is built of stellar stone with an arched gate in French architectural style (Photo: Vietnamplus/VNA)

Ta Phin ancient monastery in Sapa



The gate of the monastery is built of stellar stone with an arched gate in French architectural style (Photo: Vietnamplus/VNA)

Ta Phin ancient monastery in Sapa


The monastery consists of a 5-space house, which was used for residence and activities of the nuns (Photo: Vietnamplus/VNA)

Ta Phin ancient monastery in Sapa



The ancient monastery of Ta Phin (Photo: Vietnamplus/VNA)

Ta Phin ancient monastery in Sapa



Despite being abandoned for a long time, Ta Phin Monastery remains an attraction in Sapa (Photo: Vietnamplus/VNA)

 
Ta Phin ancient monastery in Sapa


The ancient monastery of Ta Phin (Photo: Vietnamplus/VNA)

Ta Phin ancient monastery in Sapa


The ancient monastery of Ta Phin (Photo: Vietnamplus/VNA)

Ta Phin ancient monastery in Sapa



The ancient monastery of Ta Phin (Vietnamplus/VNA)

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Foreign website suggests leading coffee shops in Sapa

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