When you first start researching Sapa, a touristy town in the hills of northern Vietnam, most of the people who travel there are backpackers who do the "Homestay' trek with the Hill tribe people. There are 4 or 5 different hill tribes in the area. I have been
At 3,143 metres (10,312 ft), Fansipan peak is the highest point in Indochina. That means Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. I don't know why, but figured this would be an easy hike for me to get my climbing muscles back in shape for an upcoming hike in Taiwan.