Are you looking for a colorful market in Vietnam to spend your short time in this S-shaped land? Coc Ly Market in Sapa is one of the most optimal choices to obtain ultimate experience.
Coc Ly market is a Tuesday market where a majority of people from different ethnic groups, especially the Flower H’mong gather and exchange handmade products. Characterized as a small village, which is approximately 35 kilometers from Bac Ha, Coc Ly market attracts not only merchants and buyers but also foreign visitors coming to take a glimpse of the unique taste of local market.
Do not hesitate to plan a trip to Coc Ly market and immerse yourself in busy atmosphere of the market. You can also have an opportunity to gain the feeling of shopping as a real local. Actually, the whole market is a brilliant patchwork of people in traditional bright costumes exchanging products and chatting with others surrounded by wild beauty of the northern area. Here, there is a broad collection of products such as fruits, vegetables, chickens and colorful fabrics items.
Another no less important things that contributes to the multicolor picture of the market lies in colorful costumes worn by local ethnic people. Both young and old Hmong women wear traditional skirts, scarves and other colorful decoration items. If you are going to visit Coc Ly market, you are advised to have a stroll around the market to feel the unique ambience that you cannot from traveling other markets. It is a good idea to have a deeper insight into how local people exchange and bargain on their products. It is also interesting to learn some local language to see how great your time is in Coc Ly market.