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Fansipan Mountain, Sapa

#1 of 10 in Parks in Sapa
Must see · Mountain · Landmark
Vietnam’s tallest peak at 3,143 m (10,312 ft), Fansipan Mountain offers a challenging two- or three-day hike. The mountain range is home to over 2,000 flower species and over 300 animal species. A small village and overnight camp provide accommodation for weary travelers, and porters on guided hikes carry all required food and equipment. To visit Fansipan Mountain and other attractions in Sapa, use our Sapa trip app.
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  • We loved our visit to Fansipan. It was made all the more special as it had snowed the day before. The weather had cleared up during our visit and we had perfect views of Sapa!  more »
  • From the cold mist of the valleys we ascended to the top of the mountain via cable car. We emerged through the clouds into a beautiful sunny morning overlooking the mountains and valleys which stood.....  more »
  • Crowds and more crowds. Dont visit on weekends and holidays. Afternoons/evenings seem less crowded. Nice views if you get good weather. IMO good but not so special. Valley has better views.
  • It was a great experience that I had a chance to trek up to the great Fansipan mountain. It took me more than 8 hours to reach to the top. I started trekking since 5:30am. I enjoyed the pure nature so much. I went there in October, unfortunately it wasn’t a good weather for trekking at all. It was raining and foggy and unable to see blue sky.

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