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Up to Sapa explore Cat Cat village – the most beautiful ancient village in the Northwest

ngocanh September 18, 2018

Sapa rattan paradise – the pride of the Northwest forest and mountains are no strangers to tourists at home and abroad. Amidst the majestic natural landscape of the mountains and forests, there is a small rustic village that makes anyone come to Sapa. This is the charming Cat Cat village with simple wooden logs, small streams flowing murmuring, colorful brocades and simple ethnic minorities.

How to Sapa Cat Cat? Cat Cat is located in San Sa Ho commune, Sapa district, from the center of Sapa town to the port of the village about 2km. You can choose a walking style that can combine mountain views and admire the entire village from above. Some experiences go to Cat Cat On the way back, from the last stop of Cat Cat to the town is over 3km. After exploring the village for a long time, the 3km back road will make you tired so if you are not well, you should take a motorcycle and send the car at the gate (do not ride in in the village). Ticket price for motorcycles is 10k Tickets to Cat Cat are 50k / person. Ethnic clothing rent 50k / person cat Cat village Colorful ethnic clothes In front of the gate there are many shops for ethnic clothing, you can buy a set. There are also many other accessories that you can rent such as sun umbrellas of ethnic people, … A little note is that when you buy tickets, at the ticket counter there are many maps. You can get it for free and the map is very useful. It shows all the famous sights in Cat Cat and guides the way – very useful

You should prepare in a bag of candy because on the way to visit the village many children will follow you. They sell handicrafts and invite you to buy, if you do not want to buy those candies that they will not follow you anymore.

What is the Cat Cat?

Cat Cat Tourist Village has many interesting and interesting things for you to explore. From small streets, tiny houses, craft villages, streams, Gem valley, Cat Cat ..

Path to Cat Cat village

On the journey to discover Cat Cat, two roads will certainly leave you most impressed. This is the way to Cat Cat village and the stairway from the gate of Cat Cat to the entrance of the village.

At a distance of nearly 2 km lead into the village, you will not be impatient impatient, instead you will be mesmerized by the sky around it. On one side are high mountain ranges, one on the other side is the valley of Sapa emerging with the plateau.

On this road you will be passing through the most beautiful Sapa cafe in town. This road is quite steep and higher than Cat Cat so you will see the entire village from the top with the folds of houses close together with grass flowers.

The stone paved steps cat Cat village

Step through the entrance gate to Cat Cat, you will be surprised by the ladder road wide enough only two rows of people and is covered with glossy stone. The road is quite steep between two blocks to create a beautiful scene. Along the road are the stalls with all kinds of handicrafts such as ethnic jewelry, brocade, Sapa specialties, … that visitors can not resist but stop a little, buy a few items for themselves and for relatives as gifts.

The rustic rustic house cat Cat village

Pictures of simple houses mixed with terraced fields These houses are formed from the years of the 19th century, Cat Cat village of the hmong. The H’Mong family is based on the middle of the mountain, next to the hills to grow livestock. Three-room wooden houses, also known as “wall houses,” you may have seen in Vietnamese films set in the North West. The interior space of the houses is very simple, the kitchen next to the reception, the dining room, only one extra two sleeping areas. On the stone steps you will be most admired these houses. Although small but very beautiful with a few flower pots, pots placed on the roof, sometimes a wooden swing in front of the door for the children play. It can be said that the village center is the most prominent stop on the journey to discover Cat Cat. Cross the steep, rocky sloping path, a beautiful setting opens up to your eyes, but you pay careful attention because the road is quite slippery.

Both a white waterfall, swift flow with murmur sound. There are plenty of things to explore. Giant watermills, bamboo bridge on the cascade, wood vases, rustic cottages, … you do not miss out.

Silver waterfall

Going a few dozen more steps, you will encounter a steep stream of water flowing streams of white water straight down from the top. This waterfall was found by the French and named Cat Cat. In the midst of a vast wilderness, you can hear the sound of water flowing through the cliffs, and even the calm sky makes your soul light. Give yourself a relaxing break after the chaos of work, for a trip to Sapa to enjoy the nature of mountains and forests. Do not forget to visit Sapa Cat Cat to explore the traditional culture of Mong people nhé.

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