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Tram Ton Pass, Sapa

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Follow a bright white line of a narrow winding road cut into the mountains at Tram Ton Pass, the highest mountain pass in Vietnam. Enjoy a view of bamboo forests, terraced fields, blue-green valleys at this long passageway between outpost towns of Sapa and Lai Chau, dubbed the Gate of Heaven. Standing at 1,900 m (6,233 ft), this pass offers spectacular panoramas with often stark differences in weather, fog and sun, cold and warm air. Visit traditional villages with different ethnic groups, and check out some scenic waterfalls. There are numerous observation decks along the road. Add Tram Ton Pass to your Sapa travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Sapa travel itinerary planner.
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  • This attraction was a great part of our trip and you could enjoy beauitful views from here and do not miss to bring a nice camera to take great pics.  more »
  • Attached here is a photo of a signboard at the market showing motorbike taxi fares. Instead of 150,000 dong for a round trip to Tram Ton Pass at 15km away I offered the young bike rider 200,000 dong t...  more »
  • The long and winding road from Sapa to Tram Ton pass is very scenery to ride, but if you are blessed by clear skies (so we were), you can get stunning views from the pass towards the mountains. A less...  more »