Mount Fan Si Pan is the highest in Vietnam & Indochina (3143 m AMSL). It is only 9 km from Sapa Town but can only be reached on foot after at least 3 days of forest trekking to get to the peak and back
Mai Chau is located in Hoa Binh province, approximately 135 km from Hanoi and 60 km from Hoa Binh. It is the closest destination from Hanoi where we can meet ethnic minorities and admire the superb panorama surrounded by a green valley and stilt houses.
The Ngoc Son/Ngo Luong Nature Reserve located in the South-West of Hoa Binh province provides a critical forest corridor between Cuc Phong National Park and Pu Luong limestone range.
SaPa was originally built as a hill station by the French in the early years of the last century. They constructed villas, a small hydroelectric station, a church, tennis courts, even an aerodrome all still remain in Sapa today.