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This was the second time I was back to this place. It is so normal as you can see on the picture... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2018
hukas
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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If you're into rocks

This can be seen on the way from Sapa to Ban Ho. I stopped at this rock field 12 years ago when a... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2018
Wsea3h
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Asia
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Dec 31, 2018
“Normal”
Jul 13, 2018
“If you're into rocks”
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Reviewed January 7, 2019

Just a fenced in rock with some carvings that come without any explanations or anything else that would make it a little more interesting.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

This was the second time I was back to this place. It is so normal as you can see on the picture. The ancient rocks were more than millions years of age, and there were so many strange drawing on those. One thing I hate...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed July 13, 2018

This can be seen on the way from Sapa to Ban Ho. I stopped at this rock field 12 years ago when a motorcycle rider pointed to us and didn't feel anything but last year I visited again and felt attracted to them. Those lines...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed January 30, 2017

track your self, there are so many stones on which pictures of history of vietnam can be seen. and check for museum which shows culture and things used by old vietnamese people.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Manish A
Reviewed November 1, 2016

It didnt make me feel interesting. There were too much tourist came there and wanted to take photo. To me, the old signs on rock were mysterious.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank ngaanhakata
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Sapa Ancient Rock Field is very large as the information I had read about this place. When I visited the place, I was disappointed, I could not see any meaningful. It was simple rock, all graphs or pictures had blurred by the time. The road...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

I stayed at Dung dung house, near this place. This place is really peaceful. Staff of Dung dung house told me story of this place, it really interesting. I guess for tourists, if come to sapa for travel, you should stay at Dung dung house....More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

We came across this field, but by the looks of it it wasn't really that interesting. There was an explanation about the rocks but even that was so so. It's nice enough for a picture but other than that it's basically boring if you're not...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Lucas K
Reviewed February 10, 2016

The rock is close to town and easy to see. It has symbols placed there by early human inhabitants. The name SaPa is actually from the Chinese word champa which means place of sand and has probably been inhabited for more then a thousand years.

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Puppynic
Reviewed December 4, 2015

I was expecting to see more here but actually all i got is some rock stones laying on a large area. Only 5 minutes to sightsee this place.

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank vantrang59
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