Waterfall, Cau May (Cau May Waterfall)

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Waterfall, Cau May (Cau May Waterfall, also Quy Khach) is located in the valley of Minh Hoa (Muong Hoa Valley) about 11 kilometers from Sapa. This is even more a rapids than a waterfall, especially in the dry season, when the rivers are being depleted and it turns into a weak trickle running down the rock. However, it is the most popular and most visited waterfall in the valley, and one of the must-see spots by tourists during trekking, Ming Hoa. Usually there ends a two-day trekking along the valley and after relaxing by the waterfall in the lobby to the main road and drive back to the city.

Next to Cau May have a small pool where you can wash your shoes after passing through the fields. The best view from a small wooden bridge, but it is private and paid, and if you go at it, then there will be people who will charge you 5 to 10 thousand VND. And yet, when you go along the trail towards the main road, you will cross the river via suspension bridge (free).

Водопад Кау Май (Cau May Waterfall), Сапа Waterfall, Cau May (Cau May Waterfall)
Водопад Кау Май (Cau May Waterfall), Сапа Waterfall, Cau May (Cau May Waterfall)
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💵 Entrance fee / ticket price: free, but entrance to the valley of Minh Hoa needs to pay 40,000 Dong (223.73 RUB, see all about the money of Vietnam and the exchange rate).

🚶 How to get there: the waterfall is located 11 kilometers from Sapa in the valley of Minh Hoa (the waterfall on the map). Usually it is visited with a guided tour or independently while trekking through the valley (see about trekking in Sapa). But with a strong desire to reach it and transport. The locals are some trails manage to drive right up to it on a motorbike, but much more interesting to do the last part of the path through the fields on foot, then you get a kind of mini-trekking. For this you need to go from Sapa on the road TL152 through the valley, and stop in front of the waterfall (it is well visible from the road, but far away) near the elementary school. Here transport will need to leave along the road or paid Parking near the cafe, and then down to the river and the waterfall by walking along a path a little more than one kilometer.

Panorama of the waterfall

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Евгений1 20 January, 2015
Good day! I like your website, from time to time he helps me in my travels. Want to help you), See here: ___vvaleritur.ru/cantry/vetnam/kurorty-vetnama/sapa completely copied your information and of course, no links. I'd made arrangements to thieves, as he much not love them))
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admin 20 January, 2015

Thanks for the tip, Eugene! Indeed, sometimes we collect the crumbs of information about the world, and even our photos, pulled apart all over the Internet, and we here anything from anyone not steal. That's just about Sapa five sites are found with a reprint. We will fight. Thanks again for the kind words and the tip :THANKS ...
Lisitsin 26 September, 2015
And village NATs.minority here real, or a tourist attraction? I want a real village to see where people live. ...
Lisitsin 26 September, 2015
Tell me, you are in what travel Agency tour buying? Like it? Not cheated? And then a lot of them, fuck knows where to take? Can and English-speaking guides there, and then when he English bad know, they say your accent, your my not understand. ...
admin 26 September, 2015

Well, as you say. If you go trekking, you will see a real village, but still the tourists are accustomed to and many of these live. How else to explain it :THINK . Well, the village is real, real people live, rice is grown, cows are kept frail, but in the middle of the village Guesthouse for Turikov, and every now and then a group of tourists pass. Something like that. ...
admin 26 September, 2015

Russian-speaking... the tail knows, maybe there is, not interested in ever. Took the tour to Vietnam is ALWAYS the first travel agent and have never cheated. ...
MikkyMouse 29 September, 2015
where is Sapa? the first time I hear.. ...
admin 29 September, 2015

http://nashaplaneta.net/asia/vietnam/sapa ...
Artyom.Kunitsa 28, 2015

Always as an option, you can use the audio guides izi.travel/EN, if there is a problem, though Russian is also not always :D :D ...
admin 8 February, 2019
Completely updated guide to Sapa. Added new attractions, the villages in the area, details about how to go trekking from Sapa independently. https://nashaplaneta.net/asia/vietnam/sapa ...

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