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1 Day Private Mt Fansipan Trek

By Mountain View Sapa

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You'd like a no-frills Mount Fansipan trekking experience with the flexibility to go at your own pace and with the help of a passionate and enthusiastic local guide.


1 day
Private trip
Mount Fansipan (or Phan Xi Păng in Vietnamese) is the highest mountain in Indochina, at 3,143m. There are several trails to reach the summit of Mount Fansipan, known romantically as the ‘Roof of Indochina’ and this is one of the easiest ones which is known as the Tram Ton Pass trail. It begins at the entrance to Thác Tình Yêu (Love Waterfall), 15km west of Sapa and will take you up and down Mount Fansipan within a day.
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What's included

From US$ 125 2,905,132 VND per group
  • Private Guide
  • Lunch
  • Return Transport from your hotel in Sapa Town
  • Insurance
  • Permit Paper
  • Cable Car Ticket (US 35/person/way)
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Your hotel in Sapa Town
The timing is flexible.
Your hotel in Sapa Town


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Please note that this is a sample itinerary and may be subject to change depending on weather conditions.
Day 1: Sapa Town - Mount Fansipan (Via Tram Ton Pass) - Sapa Rice Terraces - Sapa Town
Sapa Town - Mount Fansipan (Via Tram Ton Pass) - Sapa Rice Terraces - Sapa Town

Today you'll hike up to 3143m to the summit of Mount Fansipan, known as the ‘Roof of Indochina’

  • - 6 am: Pick up at your hotel in Sapa and head to the Tram Ton Pass. This is one of the routes up Mount Fansipan. You and the guide will climb to 2200m.
  • - 12 pm: Lunch
  • - 12:30 pm: After lunch, keep going up to 3143m.
  • - 2 pm: Start descending. It'll take 5 hours to descend.
  • - 7 pm: Finish and drop off at your hotel in Sapa.

Meet your guide

Mountain View Sapa

Run by the enthusiastic Mrs. Moon, Mountain View is staffed by locals to give you the most authentic experience and the best value. Mountain View also run a side project to bring international students to Sapa so they can learn about the local culture. You'll have to experience their passion and love for the region for yourself!
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What others are saying

4.4 out of 36 helpful reviews
Batha Ndlovu
16 Feb 2020 on SeekSophie
Our guide was super sweet and very knowledgeable about her community. We had the best time seeing the mountains and how local people live
Serhii Paryskyi
30 Jan 2020 on SeekSophie
Clément Rousseau
29 Jan 2020 on SeekSophie
alexandru Constantinescu
06 Jan 2020 on SeekSophie
Very kind guide and professional. Best price range for this trip. Good food included. Overall experience - very satisfied
Rosanne Rozenberg
01 Jan 2020 on SeekSophie
Mike is a great young guide who knows a lot and is so positive and kind. The homestay was very nice and unexpectedly comfortable. We had a great time with the hosting family, our guide and our (luckily, small) group. Although it is great to see and learn about the cultures from our guide and the people in each village, it is quite touristic at times and it does maintain a skewed financial system in which some children do not go to school because selling to tourists makes easier money. But not investing in this kind of tourism means even less money for them, so until a more sustainable option for change for the locals is found I think this is still the better way to help sustain locals in all their wonderful skills and culture. Seeksophie does a great job for this. Thank you for an unforgettable experience, all of you!

Mountain View Sapa Policies

Strict Cancellation Policy
As Mountain View Sapa pays for your trip’s logistics in advance, you can only cancel for free within 24 hours of your booking, provided that this is at least 2 weeks before your trip starts.
Change of Date
You may also change your trip date once up to 3 days before your trip starts. Any date change are subject to availability.

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