COC LY MARKET TUESDAY TOUR - 1 DAY
Coc Ly is a beautiful and vivid picture. Adorned for the beautiful landscape, ít is one of the villages of the Flower Hmong, Dzao, Tay & Nung. They wear traditional costumes from all of the different villages.
Departs: Sapa, 7:30 am (Tuesdays only)
Duration: 7 hours
Total tour distance: 95km
Returns: Sapa, 2:30pm
We will pick you up at the Lao Cai train station or from your hotel. Drive to Coc Ly (95 km / 1h 45m from Sapa, or 60 km / 1 hour from Lao Cai).
The market is divided into separate zones: the zone for selling handicraft, the zone for selling traditional food, traditional clothes, and livestock. The difference of this market is that it is not only the place for people selling or exchanging goods but also a scenic place for visitors to take pictures.
Women sell boiled corn and different kind of purple sticky rice, some sell the traditional local herbal medicine and some seeds for plants like vegetable and herbs, from here you will feel more likely to want to visit and know more about the Coc Ly Market in this region.
The market starts around 7am and closes in the early afternoon around 1:30 pm. But you will have a good opportunity to enjoy your time at the market, walk around, bargain and take in the sights and sounds of local life.