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Sapa Market

Dien Bien Phu Road, Sapa, Vietnam
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ouch, dirty and many made in china items

not great at all, better to go to markets in all other towns, on in the town center. Disappointing... read more

Reviewed yesterday
AnnieJ72
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Montreal, Canada
Center Quite Markets

It’s located only 600m from the sapa center park next to the bus station you also can found viet... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lidyamelia
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Ethnic handicrafts from local minority women.
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good38%
  • Average31%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“wet market” (2 reviews)
“dont miss” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Dien Bien Phu Road, Sapa, Vietnam
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"handicrafts"
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Reviewed yesterday

not great at all, better to go to markets in all other towns, on in the town center. Disappointing for all the family.

Thank AnnieJ72
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s located only 600m from the sapa center park next to the bus station you also can found viet bank to exchange your currency with good bargain of rate than any other place for 1 $ = 22.700 dong. There you can find natural herbs...More

Thank lidyamelia
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Reviewed May 22, 2018

Nothing really fantastic about the market. Most of the stalls are selling the same stuff. If you go up to the 2nd floor, will see a group of H'mong ladies sewing and selling their ethnic fabrics products.

1  Thank ChrisTina J
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Reviewed May 17, 2018

i travel to Sapa with my friends and go to some local market in Sapa like Bac Ha market, Can cau market and so on. All is colorful and nice

1  Thank NurAinx
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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Not worth the visit and avoid at all cost! - Location is far away from city centre. - Not authentic - Overpriced factory made apparels/souvenirs (e.g. 300,000 vnd for a pair of poor quality made rubber slippers) - Beware when using the WC/toilet. No signs...More

1  Thank Leolwll
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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

The H'mong women can be pushy with their items but there isn't anything worse than seeing little children pushing items - they should be in school not on the streets so please don't support this behaviour by buying from them!

Thank raisagd
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Reviewed February 17, 2018

I like to visit markets wherever I can and therefore was expecting more from this market... Most of the foods and the products are traditional but the modern location is spoiling it.

1  Thank Ori L
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Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed visiting the second floor merchants at the Sapa Market. This is where the Black H’mong and Red H’mong tribes sell their indigo dyed and embroidered fabrics, wall hangings etc. The fresh foods, dried foods and fresh flower sections on the main floor...More

1  Thank TrailblazingWendy
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Reviewed January 18, 2018

The new market is modern market and offers you the normal things what you can find in normal city. I still remember how I love the true Sapa market 5 years ago.

3  Thank Dung F
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Reviewed January 4, 2018

The local Sapa market is held about a 20 min walk from the Town Square. There is a covered market is where "things" are sold - clothing, utensils, textiles, handcrafts etc. Outside is where the activity, noise and colour is - the food market! The...More

1  Thank OzziePG
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