Fansipan – the must-do in Sapa

Would you like to conquer the rooftop of Indochina – Mount Fansipan with a height of 3143m ?

About Fansipan peak

Fansipan refers to a mountain located in Sapa town, Sapa district, Lao Cai province. This is a mountain among many other mountains of the Hoang Lien Son range. Unlike other mountains, this is the highest mountain in Vietnam and also the highest mountain in Indochina with an altitude of 3,143m. Therefore, people often call this place “roof of Vietnam” or “roof of Indochina”.

Fansipan peak

Fansipan peak

Discover fansipan: Sa Pa sky gate

The first place you should go on your trip to Sapa is Fansipan Peak. This is an area that can see almost the entire area from the top. Standing at Sa Pa Gate, you can feel the grandeur of nature, feel refresh atmosphere. In the winter, this area becomes more majestic by the cover of the hazy frost, especially the immense white of heaven and earth because due to the snow covers.


Journey to conquer “the roof of Indochina”

At the top of Fansipan Mountain, you must stop here to watch heaven and earth. Every winter Sapa tourism, Fansipan peak is full of visitors. They come to be able to watch the sunrise above, to see the miniature world at their feet. Especially in the winter frosty days, Sapa tours brings more challenges, evokes the feeling of being conquered by people.



How to get to Fansipan mountain

To reach the top of a mountain, the most direct way is climbing. At an altitude of more than 3000 m, to climb Fansipan, you need from a few days to a week depending on the climbing speed. This is how adventurous, exploratory or professional climbers prefer.

A better option to explore Sapa Fansipan is by cable car. This is a poplular way because of its safety and fast. To buy a cable car ticket and start this aerial trip, you need to go to Fansipan Lengend area. This is the area with the cable car station to reach Fansipan. In this way, you can see the scenery below, the beautiful winter scene in your Sapa tour.

cable car

cable car

The note when traveling Sapa winter

In the winter , the weather here is colder, therefore, you should prepare yourself for winter coats, gloves or towels, hats. Especially when it snows, be prepared for a trip to explore Fansipan on your Sapa tour. If you choose to go hiking, make sure to dress neatly but retain enough heat to avoid movement difficulties.

You should prepare food on the way to avoid going hungry when going to the mountain because the food in this area is quite expensive. Your health must be good because the way to Fansipan is quite long and the temperature is quite cold.

Explore Fansipan peak in winter, is a really interesting activity for young people today. In fact, this activity sounds easy but it is not. Sapa tour is the best choice to have a perfect trip.

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