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Fansipan Mountain

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Fansipan is one of the most beautiful attractions in Sapa, It is the peak of Indochina with the elevation of 3143m
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cable car” (201 reviews)
“base camp” (19 reviews)
“warm jacket” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Sapa 330000, Vietnam
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from USD 196.00
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"fit person"
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"sleeping bag"
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"highest peak"
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"highest mountain"
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"day hike"
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"rain gear"
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"starting point"
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"highest point"
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"views are spectacular"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked Fansipan trekking tour 2d/1n with HALONG SAPA EXPERTS agent and James arranged great tours for ur. Picked up from airport to train station and we got train tickets and check in our train cabin and they picked up smoothly in the next morning....More

2  Thank zirugero
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the entry price, sensational views from the cable car and at the peak - 600 steps so take it slow but definitely go. A must do in SaPa

Thank Mark K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found it to be on the expensive side for things to do. But we got the full return tickets from the centre of town at 850k each That's a tram ride to cable car Cable car ride Lunch with a discount card of 100k at...More

Thank simrx3
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent some hours to discover this moutains, and I had to say that it was so so nice. The view was natural and splendid. Especially, from the top of mountain, we can se the panoramic view, amazing. The fee is resonable for such a great...More

Thank hadthou
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic! A must do activity. Stunning views and easy for all ages. Had a lovely meal in the restaurant when we returned to the terminal

Thank Pauline H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love the whole experience. It made me relaxed and think about nothing for hours. I was in awe with the view and nature It is Gods gift for us to admire such a majestic place. I wished Im that fit to hike in the...More

Thank Leizzl G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great view. Nice to see the Sapa side from the top. The only stupid thing is that when you buy a ticket for the train to the top, it is a single. So if you what to go back with the train you have to...More

Thank George B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the two day trek up and down Fansipan. It was remarkable, even in miserable weather. You start the hike from 1800m, then hike to 2800m on the dirt day, and stay at the well-built shelter (metal and steel- not camping but like a...More

2  Thank Karl Z
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

we did the cable car but climbed the stairs. was nice but not what we expected, its very touristically made. and at the top you see a stone carved on the floor. if you want the real experience go for the real mountain hike. make...More

3  Thank Zak G
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

I originally planned to do climb this over two days to get a more relaxing experience, but traveling alone it was cheaper to team up with another traveler and do a 1 day hike. I booked this in town at an agent. We had a...More

2  Thank mandy_aust
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Mark C
28 June 2018|
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Response from Howie C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, contact Uoc at the Mountaineer Hotel in Sapa. He's fantastic! You have to have a guide on Fanispan
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pjakeydog
21 June 2018|
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Response from Howie C | Reviewed this property |
It 's a tough one dayer. Very steep and many difficult sections. An alternative is to take the cable car up and hike down. There are two camp grounds on the route that are serviced by porters. Uoc at the Mountaineer Hotel is... More
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mikekingweld
28 April 2018|
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Response from Sheree M | Reviewed this property |
The cable car takes you to the mountain, then you can buy tickets on tram which takes you nearly to the top, just a couple of flights stairs to the summit. We climbed the steps (and there’s lots of them) from bottom to top... More
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