Fan Si Pan

Fan Si Pan is the highest summit in Vietnam. It can be climbed in a two days walk. The first day leads through dense rain forest up to 2600 m. The second day up to the top and the whole way back to Sa Pa, a small town in the montains at about 2000 m.

Elevation (feet): 10,535
Elevation (meters): 3,211
Continent: Asia
Country: Vietnam
Latitude: 22.303333
Longitude: 103.775
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jan, Nov, Dec
Nearest major airport: Hanoi

Thanks to Rainer Frank and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

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  • Log #20837 - by Martin Lutterjohann on June 20, 2007
    I arrived by night train from Hanoi on April 12 and continued by minibus to Sapa after a stopover at Lao Cai where I bought provisions wrongly assuming that these were not available in Sapa. After...