Each time, each route Landmark No.79, which is managed by Vang Ma Chai Border Station, is located at an altitude of nearly 3,000 metres on the saddle area of Khang Su Van Mountain in Lai Chau Province. It takes all day for even border guards to reach the top of the mountain; meanwhile it takes two days and one night for the average person. Tuan Hoang, a tour guide who regularly takes tourist groups to the highest peaks in Vietnam, said that his team conquered Khang Su Van after three days and two nights due to the very bumpy roads. He has climbed up to the mountain peak nearly a dozen times; however, he had to take many different paths because the trees were overgrown such that it was difficult to find the previous roads. On the first day, visitors start from Pa Vay Su Communal People's Committee to the 1,800m peak of Khang Su Van with the forest of tsaoko cardamom fruit, which was considered the most beautiful and largest in the northwestern region. Unlike tsaoko cardamom forests … [Read more...] about Conquering Khang Su Van mountain
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