Heaven Gate is situated between Lai Chau and Lao Cai province. It’s far from Sapa town, about 18 km. It will be great to view the wide valley and terraced green rice field from here. The heaven gate is very close to Thac Bac (Silver waterfall). The silver waterfall is one of the 10 most beautiful waterfalls in Lao Cai.
How Heaven Gate is unique?
Also in this Heaven gate, from the re-establishment of the province to now. Sapa adventure tours to the Heaven gate has become attractive to visitors every opportunity to Sa Pa. because many visitors to Silver waterfalls always try to up the sky to admire the spectacular view of Hoang Lien forest and feel the admiration of Fansipan peak 3,143m.
This is also the place where ancient geological meteorological sites, remote pass was the writer Nguyen Thanh Long as the prototype of his famous short story “Quiet Sa Pa”.
Going to the Heaven gate to know Sa Pa is not only famous for its beautiful scenery, because terraced fields have been selected by the Travel and Leisure magazine of America as one of the seven most beautiful terraced fields in Asia and the World, but by It is still boldly wild, with a quiet, peaceful view of the North West.
These beautiful features are created accidentally by the unification of the national identity of the brothers: H’Mong, Dao Do, Tay, Giay, Xa Deputy … with the thickness of ethnic cultural characteristics contributed. The embellishments Vietnam guided tours for the Northwest paintings are as strange as ever.
What to do, things to see Heaven Gate?
- Photograph hunting.
- Enjoy the greatest view in Sapa
- Visit local family to know authentic of Black Hmong people daily life.
- Do not give money, candy or buy somethings for children.
- Do not put camera close to their face to take photo.
- Best time to visit (from April, May, June, Sept, Oct)
- Should not visit at weekend to avoid the crowded by other local and Chinese tourist.
You may check out Stunning view Sapa and Mu Cang Chai program where you will discover all Heaven gate.