Restaurant Com Pho
Old French Prison & Museum
Son La’s Old French Prison & Museum was a French penal colony where anticolonial revolutionaries were incarcerated. It was destroyed...
For an overview of Son La and the surrounding area, follow the stone steps to the left of the Trade Union Hotel. Look forward to a...
Thuan Chau is about 35km northwest of Son La. Take a local bus or xe om here early in the morning, when its daily market is full of...
Long Phuong Restaurant
Located at one of the busier junctions in town, this restaurant features local minority dishes. Try sour mang dang (bamboo shoots) soup...
Lonely Planet review
There’s no English spoken at this humble but friendly place; just point to whatever takes your fancy.