MOUNT FANSIPAN TREK(1 DAY RETURN BY CABLE CAR )
At 1,343 meters, Mount Fansipan is Indochina's highest mountain. The ascent is a must for hikers and fits adventurous visitors to Sapa.
Departs: Sapa, 7:30 am
Duration: 1 Day
Total tour distance (walking): 22km
Returns: Sapa, 4:00:pm
Transport from Sapa to Tram Ton Pass and return provided
7:30 am - I will pick you up at your hotel.
From there, we will take a short drive through O Quy Ho hill. We then will Begin the climb at the Tram Ton Pass.
Throughout this climb, we will observe and learn about the local cardamom plants, and the usages they have for this local area and its people. Many native birds can also be seen throughout this walk.
Lunchtime: When we reach 2,800m, we will stop, relax and have a picnic. After Lunch, we will then undertake the final ascent.
Approximately around 12:30-1:30 pm, We will celebrate our achievements as we arrive at the summit. (3,143m above sea level).
Take some time to venture, view, and admire the beautiful sceneries overlooking Sapa and nearby towns, especially its thick green forest landscape. Breathe the freshest air Sapa has to offer.
After enjoying the remarkable views, we will return to the cable car station and enjoy the cable car ride. The ride will be approximately 25 minutes back to sapa.
4:00 pm We will be in Sapa.
The Mount Fansipan ascent can only be undertaken in the company of a guide, as administrative procedures are required from the local authorities.
Please note, this trek requires a high level of physical fitness
Total distance: about 22 km
Altitude: 1,343 M
Approximately 5 hours of walking to the summit
Equipment required: good walking shoes, trekking pole, rainwear, sunglasses, hat, and sunscreen
Cable Car, Transportation, and Tour Guide
Sturdy walking boots or shoes
Seasonally appropriate clothing