The Church Of Sapa

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The Catholic Church of Sapa, known as Sapa Stone Church (Stone Church of Sapa) or Church of the Holy lady of the Rosary (Holy Rosary), and she's Notre Dame Cathedral is not only a historical and architectural landmark in Sapa, but also an important point for reference tourists. It is located almost in the center near the square, and there are local buses and minivans in Lao Cai and other nearby cities. There is also a private taxi drivers. Locals can you explain the position of a place relative to the Church.

As for the sights, the Church was built in the early 20th century. Before construction architect with special attention picked a place to build, and as a result chose the location in the heart of the city at the intersection of major roads. The building is completely built of stone.

During his not-too-long existence, the Church was discontinued and even at one time was a storehouse for rice crops. Today the Church even has its own web-site

Церковь Сапы (Вьетнам) The Church Of Sapa
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Церковь Сапы (Вьетнам) The Church Of Sapa
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💵 Entrance fee / ticket price: free entry

🕐 Working time: services are held in 05:00, 18:30, 19:00 on weekdays and 8:30, 9:00, 18:30 Sunday

🚶 How to get there: the Church is located in the city center right opposite the main square (Church of Sapa on the map).

Panorama Sapa Church

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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: completely copied your information and of course, no links. I'd made arrangements to thieves, as he much not love them))
Good luck to you! ...
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, and only. ...
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 ...
Artyom.Kunitsa 28, 2015

Always as an option, you can use the audio guides, 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. ...

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