The Fansipan – Phan Xi Phan the highest mountain peak in Sapa, Vietnam & Indochina peninsula. The high at 3.141m the range of mountain performed on sky with green side connecting from Lao Cai province & Lai Chau province. The mountain belong to Hoang Lien Son Mountain chain.
The distance from Sapa town at 9 km on the southwest side. The transportation to basing of mountain by Jeep or 4WD, then trekking following the trails or the cement stairs.
Permission to conquer the peak: the allowing to trek in Fansipan Mountain must issue the letter by Sapa tourism. Getting permission & service to trek up to the peak that tour operator company.
How long for itinerary: Trekking on Fansipan normally within 2 days, the first day climbing up, and get overnight on the high 2500m for tent or camping. The second day to get on the top &trekking down to Sapa town.
Porters flowing & carrying the food, water & equipment: Black Hmong Men interested in doing carrying & flowing up of Fansipan conquering peak. Rent a boy of black Hmong from hotel in Sapa, normally one passenger for one porter.
How is protect environment: the awareness of protection the environment really important with tourist. Keeping the garbage on the dustbin, no cutting or pick forest leafs & flowers, no hunting the wild animal on trekking track, no shouting or making noisy in forest.
How is meal on trekking: The lunch on way serving by picnic lunch, the dinner make by local tour guide cooking in local taste the dishes with local vegetable with beef, egg, pork & Sapa fruit
How is camping: The equipment of camping carrying by local porters, the basing on the flat group set up by tour guide & porter. In forest having tent that depend on the tour operator organization.