[ English below]
Xín Mần nằm ở phía Tây Bắc tỉnh Hà Giang. Để đến với chợ phiên thị trấn Cốc Pài, người dân trong khu vực, du khách phải đi qua những con đường quanh co, một bên núi cao, bên vực thẳm.
Xin Man district is located in the northwest of Ha Giang province, connecting Ba Ha district ( Lao Cai province) to Hoang Su Phi district, Ha Giang.
From Bac Ha to Xin Man local market, you go along the road DT177. At three way crossroad Si Ma Cai- Lung Phinh you turn right to Xin Man. The road is not easy to come but very beautiful. In nice weather day you can meet the cloud flowing as a sea.
Coc Pai local market, also known as Xin Man market is located in the center of the district open on every Sunday. Ethnic minorities H'Mong, Nung, Dao... sell, buy and exchange local products. Coc Pai market is always filled with typical products from agricultural products such as corn, rice, wood ear, soybeans...planted by the local. Coming there, you can buy traditional handmade products such as silver carving, brocade...
There is a buffalo market at Coc Pai bridge. One of largest buffalo market in the Northwest region. Coming here, you will mingle to a simple but vibrant life of the mountainous ethnic people.