Visitors to Sapa should not miss Sapa Bac Ha market, a famous highland market throughout the Northwest region
Along the way, visitors will see the high mountain, the terraced fields and encounter each ethnic group laughing gurglingly and leading horses to market to sell. To keep up with the market, they have to get up early. Even there is someone who starts their journey to market from the previous day.
|Bac Ha market|
Previously, Bac Ha market took place on a sloping hill, then this market was built on a concrete floor and divided into sales area so it lost the pristine beauty.
Bac Ha market sells all products of the highlands, the necessary items for the ethnic such as plow, hoe, shovel, knife, fruits, honey..
Booths selling jewelry, dresses, brocade and even attan baskets always attract many tourists. Here, you can optionally select Brocade products, dazzled with the brilliant colors of dresses of Hmong, Red Dzao.
|Ethnic minority people in Sapa|
|The booths of jewelry attract many tourists|
Tourists to Bac Ha, they are very interested in exploring life and customs of the locals.
|Tourist & local people|
In the trend of commercializing the highland markets, Bac Ha market is one of the rare places retaining ethnic identity, unique features of the old market.