O Quy Ho Pass is one of the longest rugged mountain pass of Sapa in the North of Vietnam.
O Quy Ho Pass
Located on the 4D National Highway and crosses the Hoang Lien Range which has the highest mountain in Indochina: Fansipan mountain . The pass connects the two provinces of Lao Cai and Lai Chau and it is also the boundary between the two provinces.
O Quy Ho Pass with its height and hardship has made many visitors come here have both the feeling of admiration and fear of the danger . Therefore, O Quy Ho was called the “the Northern King-Pass”. Situated at an altitude of over 2,000 m, winding winding through the high cliffs of the sky and deep chasm. The Pass is named after the voice of a fairy bird, the result of a sad love story. Legend that in the mountains, there was a bird with a cry of earnest, associated with the legend of the romantic love story of a couple. Since then, the scream of the bird has been named for the pass.
Through O Quy Ho, you will be surprised by the grandeur of the sky here, but it is just beginning. Try this passageway on a clear moonlit night to see all views that is worthy of being called legendary here. Indeed, adventurous people often choose for themselves a route so that when coming back O Quy Ho, the land is in the sunset. On the night of the bright moonlighting , clambering down the cliffed mountains, shining the ball towards the edge of the view as a watercolor backdrop of majestic, it is really a stroke of fullness. On a moonlit night, pass the O Quy Ho Pass, get off at a corner next to the rising cliff that will hear the voice of the jungle.
O Quy Ho Pass is always a destination, an interesting topic of tourists when making a tour of Sapa : Sapa 2 days 1 night by bus, Sapa 3 days 2 night tour,… . Proudly, recently, the global online information network globalgrashopper – a familiar destination for visitors – has summarized 10 most beautiful scenery in Vietnam, including O Quy Ho Pass in Sapa, Lao Cai.
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