When you come to Sapa 2 days 1 night by bus, you should know this mountain. The highest mountain in the Indochina(comprising Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia) is Fansipan mountain, at 3,143 metres (10,312 ft). The mountain is located in the heart of the Hoang Lien Son Range, only 9 km southwest of Sapa town.
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On the way to the top of the mountain, visitors will discover the flora and fauna of the Hoang Lien Mountains. There are many trees, precious medicine, precious woods, birds , bear, monkey,etc. So this is an ideal place for us to join the nature and see all majestic sceneries from the mountain.
Currently, many climbers are both professional and amateur want to conquer Fansipan mountain. They can follow the tour of travel companies or organize themselves with the guidance of local people: H’Mong, Dzao (in Cat Cat village). Fansipan is the indispensable destination of tourists who travel to Sapa. It is detifinitely not easy to climb up the top. it takes about 6 or 7 days to conquer this mountain. There is a very small village at 1,500 m (4,920 ft) where accommodation and food is offered. Further up, at 2,800 m (9,190 ft), there is an overnight camp. Most booked trips will include the use of these facilities in their price or you should require to have it on your trip.
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Many people got to the top. But it is not an easy thing, it is still a great challenge for us to conquer. Many Fansipan climbers had to give up midway because they didn’t have good preparation for strength, physical and mental. Certainly just resolved, you can reach the top.
Besides, the 3-wire cable system with the world’s safest system will be your chance if you want to get to Fansipan’s top. The cable system’s length is 6.2 km, with 35 cabins, capacity 30-35 passengers / cabin, speed 8m / sec. Nowaday, you are easy to get to top of Fansipan mountain.