The fashionable Helicopter Airbus EC130-T2 (5 seats) will happily take the high-budget passengers to be immersed in the fresh air and cool mist of Sapa. If Sapa is chosen as your next traveling destination, it’s favorable to get served best via the Helicopter Tour to Sapa one day! The Helicopter will depart from Gia Lam Heliport, and within 1h15’ later, it lands in Lao Cai Square. Along the flying route, you can surely ease the eyes with lots of natural highlights. Then, enjoy the comfortable and safe drive from Lao Cai to Sapa. This tour package assures that your days off are pleasurable and cheerful.
Helicopter Tour from Gia Lam Heliport to Lao Cai
From Gia Lam Heliport, the modern Helicopter highly entertains the guests who fall in love with the north-east of the mountains in Vietnam. Lao Cai is the very significant city that is best known as the key trading port and tourism hub that you should always visit at least once in a lifetime span. Lao Cai itself has numerous historical sites and natural caves that look very impressive from the bird-eye view.
The Gia Lam-Lao Cai helicopter route indulges the visitors’ eyes and minds. Meanwhile, their body system is treated kindly by the comfortable seats and the luxurious amenities. The agricultural, mountainous landscape of Lao Cai is full of the flora and fauna that hold the significant role in the biology of Northern Vietnam. The superior greenness associated with the colorful clothes of the ethnic groups here creates the fantastic backdrops for the best photos ever. More excitingly, you see the Peak of Fansipan Mountain from the safe, splendid helicopter. Keep in mind the single fact that agriculture and forestry are the two main economic resources of the land!
Comfortably Drive from Lao Cai to Sapa
Leaving Lao Cai Square, the passengers are then taken directly to the beautiful Sapa town via the safe drive. Sapa is set 1600km above the sea level in the north-west of Vietnam, in Lao Cai Province. Just drive about 36km from Lao Cai to reach the fantastic nature of Sapa and meet the friendly hill tribes here.
It’s evident that Sapa is one of the best destinations in Vietnam, and if you can afford to Helicopter Tour to Sapa, the sightseeing and resting experiences are impeccable indeed. There stand many French colonial-era buildings on the town that make it the historical site. More amazingly, the nature here is fresh and incomparable. What could be more magnetic than watching the town in the white mist steadily shows its rustic charm? In fact, the tourists have many things to do in Sapa such as trekking, walking, biking, communicating with the hill tribe people, homestay, etc.
So, be confident to talk with the H’mong, Tay, Giay, Red Dao, and Xa Pho here! Though they may not speak English well, they are truly hospitable, and you will soon realize it via their actions. Thanks to the natural strengths of being surrounded by Hoang Lien Son Mountain range and Fansipan Mountain, Sapa has the rustic and primitive enchantment that lasts forever and is ideal for the year-round tours. Try standing on the Fansipan summit, and you will realize that the bustle and congestion of life means nothing.
Update Feb 2018: Disadvatages for tour to Sapa
Sapa under-construction: After the openning of highway from Hanoi to Lao Cai (280km), Sapa becomes a popular destination for domestic tourists. There are alot of constructions in Sapa Town now.
Sapa is crowded during the week-end: Vietnamese tourists prefer Sapa as one of week-end vacation destinations.
Traffic jam Lao Cai – Sapa (36km): During the week-end, lot of private and public vehicules coming from Hanoi. Beside the highway Hanoi – Lao Cai (280km), the local mountain road Lao Cai – Sapa (36km) is quite often blocked by traffic jam. When your helicopter lands at Lao Cai Stadium only, the car transfer from Lao Cai to Sapa is inescapable!