[SPECIAL DISCOUNT] Sapa Intriguing Ethnic Groups' Markets Trip - Full Day Private Tour

Prepare to be amazed by the breathtaking view of the surrounding mountains and the colorful local markets with exquisite handicrafts that were made by the local people

Experience Code : 10435



  • Duration: 6 Hour(s)
  • No Cancellation
  • Show Mobile or Printed Voucher
  • Fixed Date Ticket
  • 1 Day(s) Duration
  • English
  • Meet Up With Guide

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  • Admire the marvelous & stunning mountains at the Coc Ly Market
  • Cruising down the river to Flower H’mong village of Na Nen then trek to Trung Do village of Tay
  • Enjoy beautiful scenery and visit Cao Son market
  • Have lunch with delicious Vietnam authentic food at a local restaurant
  • Visit Xin Cheng Market to experience the life of minorities
  • Enjoy the traditional activities at Lung Khau Nhin Market
  • Be amazed by breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains at Binh Lu Market
  • Admire a small but very colorful market Can Cau Market
  • Discover a very authentic area that is still not visited by tourists at Muong Hum Market
  • This tour departs from Hanoi

  • 232 Booked

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Coc Ly Market (Tuesday Only)

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Cao Son Market (Wednesday Only)

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Xin Cheng Market (Wednesday Only)

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Lung Khau Nhin Market (Thursday Only)

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Binh Lu Market (Thursday Only)

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Can Cau Market (Saturday Only)

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Muong Hum Market (Sunday Only)

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Highlights

Coc Ly Market

Drive from Lao Cai (2hrs) to Coc Ly market which is situated between stunning mountains on the Chay River. After exploring the market, you will have a boat trip to Flower H’mong village of Na Nen then trek to Trung Do village of Tay minority people. Enjoy the picnic lunch in a local house with Tay people. From there you can travel by boat down the river and experience the magnificent sight of the beautiful river banks. You will be picked up in Bao Nhai village and drive uphill to Sapa.

Cao Son Market

Departing early from Lao Cai or Sapa you will enjoy beautiful scenery and visit Cao Son market. Flower H'mong, Tu Di, Tay and Giay ethnic minorities come to trade local products such as food, agricultural supplies and fabric. After exploring these markets your car will take you back to Muong Khuong for lunch. After lunch in local restaurant you will visit the most secluded, peaceful villages and have the opportunity to observe traditional practices such as distilling wine from corn and making bacon. You will be offered a special corn cake when you drop by local houses.

Xin Cheng Market

One of the truly authentic markets in the northwest of Vietnam, Xin Cheng market offers a special and unique experience. An early departure from Sapa or Lao Cai station to Bac Ha traveling through the Vietnam-China border area will give you the opportunity to enjoy amazing mountain vistas and a charming river. This panoramic route leads you to Xin Cheng, a colorful and special market for Flower H’Mong, Tay and Giay people who come to trade and exchange local products like tobacco, clothes, fruits, horses and buffaloes.

Lung Khau Nhin Market

An early departure by car from Lao Cai or Sapa to Lung Khau Nhin Market delivers beautiful scenery, with Pine Tree forests and villages surrounding the tiny market. Flower H'mong, Tu Di, Tay and Giay ethnic minorities come to this market to buy and sell local products such as food, fabric and agricultural materials. After exploring the market, your car will transport you to a minority village to discover the simple life of mountain people. You have an opportunity to see people distilling wine made from corn, making bacon the traditional way and offering a special corn cake to anyone who drops by their house.

Binh Lu Market

Travel by car through Tram Ton Pass. On the way, you can take a short walk to Silver Waterfall and then head to Heaven’s Gate, where you will be amazed by breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains including Mt. Fansipan, the highest peak of Indochina reaching 3143 metres above sea level. Your ride will be mostly downhill (approximately 1.5hours) toward Binh Lu Market. You will stop at Chu Va Village of the Red H'mong minority before reaching Binh Lu township. Enjoy a picnic lunch at the local restaurant. Trek through the rice fields to Pa Pe Village home of Lu and Thai minority people.

Can Cau Market

Your journey will take you through the mountainous border area between Vietnam and China. Situated 20 kilometres from Bac Ha, Can Cau is a small but very colorful market. Opening only on Saturdays, it always delivers a very photogenic display of Flower Hmong, Nung, and Phu La ethnic outfits. After spending the morning exploring the market, you will leave for Bac Ha town where you will have lunch. From Bac Ha you drive downhill (1/2 hour) to start a short walk to Trung Do Village which belongs to the Tay minority. You have the opportunity to visit a traditional Tay house. We then travel by boat through amazing countryside to Bao Nhai Village.

Muong Hum Market

From Sapa we drive to Ban Xeo Village, this drive leads you to a very authentic area that is still not often visited by tourists. The bumpy road takes you off the main tourist trail and enables you to discover the unspoiled hill tribe culture. Your driver will take you to the Muong Hum Market where you can discover that you are the only tourist in this impressive local market. After the market, we will drive you to Ha Nhi minority Village, a picnic lunch will be served on the way at a beautiful location.

Sapa Market is the convergence of goods exchanging among ethnic minorities, mostly Hmong, Dao, Nung ethnic groups.Sapa Market is the convergence of goods exchanging among ethnic minorities, mostly Hmong, Dao, Nung ethnic groups.
Especially on the days near Tet holiday, Sapa market becomes more lively and more attractive bustleEspecially on the days near Tet holiday, Sapa market becomes more lively and more attractive bustle
Sapa is famous for its markets, and on almost every day in the week, there is a nice market to visitSapa is famous for its markets, and on almost every day in the week, there is a nice market to visit
On the way to the famous Sa Pa market, you will be able to witness the grand and marvelous Fansipan mountainOn the way to the famous Sa Pa market, you will be able to witness the grand and marvelous Fansipan mountain
The market itself is the place for young man and woman to meet and find partnersThe market itself is the place for young man and woman to meet and find partners
The long and winding road from Sapa to Tram Ton pass is very scenery to ride, but if you are blessed by clear skies, you can get stunning views from the pass towards the mountainsThe long and winding road from Sapa to Tram Ton pass is very scenery to ride, but if you are blessed by clear skies, you can get stunning views from the pass towards the mountains
In the early morning, streets in Sapa downtown are filled with hundreds of Hmong and Red Dao people in colorful ethnic attire heading to Sapa marketIn the early morning, streets in Sapa downtown are filled with hundreds of Hmong and Red Dao people in colorful ethnic attire heading to Sapa market

Experience Info

1) Confirmation

  • Instant confirmation

2) Schedule

  • 7:00 AM Pick up & Departure
  • 2:00 PM End of Tour

3) Inclusion

  • Pick up and Drop off at Lao Cai Train Station or Hotel in Sapa/Lao Cai
  • Lunch
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Mineral water

4) Exclusion

  • Travel insurance
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Personal expenses
  • All other expenses not mentioned in the inclusion

How To Use

1) How to get to meeting point/pick up

  • Pick up time: 7:00 AM
  • Please wait at the hotel lobby and inform the receptionist/concierge of pick up
  • Remember to indicate your pick up location (hotel name and address) and drop off point during booking

2) How to redeem the e-voucher

  • Show the tour guide your E-voucher or printed voucher

Cancellation Policy

No cancellation or refund.

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