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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
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Sapa 330000, Vietnam
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Reviewed today via mobile

Fansipan mountain the highest peak in indochina at 3143m and has the longest 3 rope cable car in the world. This is a great ride on its own. There are lots to see and with lots of steps some 600 you will be fit by...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Willaim S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very beautiful place, with great views. We enjoyed the day looki g at tje valley and rice fields, good reccomendation.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Even though tram and cable car rides are expensive I think visit to Fansipan mountain was well worth it and is a must go. though cloudy and i couldn’t see much, it was breathtaking to be standing at such a high altitude at the top...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank stellize154
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It is a huge organization to reach the pick, cable, train etc. The complex is very nice, full of temples. It is a nice walk. Problem most of the time there is no feasibility, so it miss the panarama view.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank J6383JGmarcop
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

May was our tour guide in Sapa who was a Dao(one of the tribe here). We joined a tour to Silver Waterfall and heavenly gate and she was our tour guide. She could speak very good English, though she couldn't write or read any Vietnamese...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Adawonghk
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a taxi to the trailhead and was quickly harassed by some people in official clothes advising us that we need a ticket....okay, cool let's pays these guys to get a ticket we thought. They wouldn't sell us any. Instead, they said we have...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mattias H
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I travel to sapa I would like to clam up to the top of Fansifan mountain on foot but I can not, We buy tickets go by cable car from sapa center, The activities very happy and great view on the top. you must...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kentanky
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although a little costly it was worth the visit for the amazing views and religious buildings on the top of the highest mountain in Vietnam. We all really enjoyed our 3 hours their.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Chrisxe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour was recommended (as we asked) by our guide Quang from the halong bay cruise we did with the garden bay. From hanoi to sapa with a night bus (we came a bit late). Our guide Lala, a very nice lady with a good...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Tim C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An incredible day out. The first railway to the cable cars is incredible.the station is in the centre of Sapa town. Fantastic pictures. You then have to walk uphill for about ten mins or go up some very steep stairs! There is an electric car...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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7 February 2019|
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Response from chyejss | Reviewed this property |
Go to the Sun Plaza and buy your return ticket from Sapa center (ie the building itself). It costs you 800,000 Dong (return) and it will take you first by funiculaire and then cable. But to reach the top of Fansipan you need... More
1 February 2019|
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Response from HossenG | Reviewed this property |
You can do it on your own, it’s rather straight forward. Being on your own also allows you to do it at your own pace.
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28 January 2019|
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Response from 615sglai | Reviewed this property |
Hi yiu need to provide more information as your query is no clear. Do you mean a porter to take your luggage to Fansipan from Sapa from Hanoi? What mode of transport are you using?