Sapa is famous, not for its amazing scenery of mountains and rice paddy fields on terraces but for what belongs to this place: weather, people, culture and the human attitude.
Most of travelers will definitely choose Sapa as the must-visit destination on the trip to Vietnam. It fits anyone with any purpose of visiting: relaxing, discoverying, trekking or simply looking for something difference from their normal life.
This small town with wild view is always on the top of all famous tourist websites such as Tripadvisor, Orbitz, Travelocity.....It's recommended by millions of passengers over the world, from there you can have a new definition of human and Vietnam. Staying and talking with the locals to understand that life is simple and the way you look to it will decide everything.
It's only 8 hours spending on night train to travel from Hanoi to Lao Cai station, then from there you can take shuttle bus (please book as combo with train ticket) to Sapa, which is only 45 minutes to 1 hours driving.
5 star resorts, budget hotels or cheap accomodations are always available since the investment to this area is increasing by year. Cloudy Bridge, Silver Waterfall, Fanxipan Legend, O Quy Ho Pass, Lao Chai Village, Sapa Church...these well-known destinations will surprise all passenger from any country with pleasant feeling.
Your oppotunity to have the full view about Sapa is close is enough after few clicks.
So, please do not hesitate to book and go.