Sinho is a scenic high mountain village with a large percentage of ethnic minorities. There is a colorful Sunday market here, the dingy People’s Committee Guesthouse is the only hotel in town.

Sinho is 38km climb up an abysmal dirt road off of Route 12; the turn - off is about 1km north of the village of Chan Nua, on the road from Laocai. Sinho can also be reached by a challenging trek from the town of Tam Duong.