Our time in Sapa, Vietnam (video)

After a few days in Hanoi, We were very excited to head up north to check out the town of Sapa, Vietnam. We were told by many people that it was the best part of their trip and not to miss it.

Sapa, Vietnam

We discovered that Sapa was a sleepy mountain town that was super chilled out.


After leaving Nepal (Check out our video on Nepal) we already missed the mountain air and laid back way of life and Sapa was very similar. It ended up being our favourite place we travelled to while in Vietnam.

If we make it back to Vietnam we will be sure to return. Thank you so much to The Arkells for letting us use their amazing song!!!


Comments To This Entry.
  1. Andrea April 15, 2013 Reply

    First of all… BIG CONGRATS on getting into the top ten! Woot woot! Go Canada! Love this video too by the way! Little taste of Vietnam for my Monday morning…

    • Giselle and Cody April 21, 2013 Reply

      Andrea, Thank you so much!! We are super excited to have the chance to head to London.
      Sapa was one of our fave places we travelled to in Vietnam….I am sure people are getting sick of us talking about it 🙂

      • Dale April 28, 2013 Reply

        MEGA congratulations for reaching the top ten guys 🙂
        Sapa look absolutely amazing place to visit, would love the chance to see Vietnam, me and simon are possibly going to Thailand next year 🙂

        If you get the chance to visit London that would be awesome, we would so come down from Manchester to see you guys!

        Hope you are both well? Really cannot wait to visit Canada, less than 2 months to go now WOOHOO!!!!

        love you both xxxxx

        • Giselle and Cody May 3, 2013

          Hey Dale, We are going to have a blast in Toronto with you and Simon.
          Thanks so much!! We are super excited for London and can’t wait to see what we have to do.

          It’s going to be great!! 🙂

        • Giselle and Cody May 9, 2013

          Thank you Dale! We hope to connect with the two of you in London, and if not we’ll see you in June!! XO

  2. Ah, heading there in just over a week! I’m looking forward to doing a bit of trekking and exploring the countryside. Vietnam has been such an amazing country so far. I don’t want to leave!

    • Giselle and Cody May 8, 2013 Reply

      Audrey, You will love Sapa. After the hectic city of Hanoi we got to Sapa and just relaxed.
      It will be a nice change of pace from the rest of Vietnam.

  3. Hannah @getting stamped February 27, 2014 Reply

    After reading this I must go! We head to Vietnam tomorrow, were you there in March? How was weather?

    • Giselle and Cody February 27, 2014 Reply

      Hey Hannah, We were in Sapa in may and the weather was nice. A little cool at night and perfect during the day.
      We can’t say enough good things about that place. Was our fave in Vietnam. Enjoy!!

  4. Mischa February 21, 2015 Reply

    Sapa was the best part of my trip in Vietnam. The people were much more friendly then the rest of the country. The hill tribe ladies were so much fun when they were trying to sell you stuff.

    • Giselle and Cody February 25, 2015 Reply

      We agree with you Mischa. We found Sapa to be the friendliest place as well and the hill tribe ladies were a blast. We would love to go back one day.

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