The cable car to Fansipan
In 2016 opened a cable car from Sapa to the top of Fansipan mountain, which was called Sun World Fansipan Legend. Now, unfortunately for lovers of Hiking and climbing, it is not a desert peak, the rise of which was held in the "intimate" atmosphere of discovery. After all, today, reached the top, you find yourself in a tourist complex, filled to capacity with vacationers, mainly from China and local tourists. But on the other hand, if you are not ready for Hiking climbing, it is easy to admire the views of the cloud top with the highest peak of Indochina at 3143 meters.
Sun World is a chain of entertainment parks in Vietnam (Danang, ha long, the mountain of the Ban), and now a leisure Park created on top of Fansipan, where vdet is the cable car. It is, of course, is not as extensive as in other places, was built here only a few architectural sites, including a pagoda, a restaurant, and a funicular railway runs from the arrival station of the cable-car up to the observation deck at the top
This cable car belongs to two world records, including the longest ropeway in the world. Its length is 6292,5 meters, and the height difference when climbing - 1410 metres. The cableway allows you to climb to the top in just 15 minutes, instead of the two-day pedestrian lift.
🕐 Working time: daily from 07:30 to 17:00, on weekends and holidays from 07:00 to 18:00. In bad weather it is better not to visit otherwise you will not see anything.
💵 Entrance fee / ticket price: the cost of ascent/descent in one direction adults and children taller than 130 cm – 600 000 VND (1719.87 RUB, see all about the money of Vietnam and the exchange rate); children from 100 to 130 cm – 400 000; the children with the height less than 100 cm – for free. Travel by cable car from the upper station of the cable car to the lookout at the very top - 150 000 VND (429.97 RUB).
🚶 How to get there: the cable car is in two and a half kilometres from the centre of Sapa (the cable car station on the map). Taxi ride will cost 3 dollars, walking distance from the city center and the market love to go down the street Thac Bac, and then along the winding road Nguyen Chi Thanh. Also to ski lifts can be reached by special bus for 10,000 Dong from Sapa Church. There are integrated tickets that include transportation from the hotel to the cable car station, climb up, and travel on the funicular up to the observation deck at the top.