Day 1: Saigon – Cat Tien National Park (Lunch, dinner)
07:30 Cat Tien National Park Tours guide and van will pick you up at your hotel and leave busy Ho Chi Minh City for Cat Tien National Park at the distance of 150 km with an estimated driving about 3 hour and a half. You will approach the volcanic area. Upon arrival, we cross the Dong Nai river and head to the Cat Tien Riverside Lodge for check in. Followed by lunch break by Dong Nai River
You will commence an 8-km to hike along the nature trail where you will see many gigantic trees before returning to the Cat Tien Park lodge.
What type of trees on this trail? There are Lagerstroemia Ovalfolia (BangLang), Tetrameles nudiflora (Tung), Cycas rumphii (Thien Tue), Ancistrolandus tectorius (Trung quan), Afzelia cyclocarpa (Go).
You will go by an open-aired jeep lead us to The TaLai buffer zone for a night site where we may spot tree -shrews, civets, mouse deer, wild boars, and pygmy Loris. You will back to your basic guesthouse room with river view or garden ones. Deluxe Forest Floor Lodge within the park available on request.
Day 2: Cat Tien Park – Saigon/Dalat?Mui Ne (Breakfast, lunch)
You will take an open-aired jeep transfer 9 km to a junction, where we will hike 5 km to The Crocodile Lake Station. You will have a rest and enjoy wild life from the lake’s watch tower with many birds surrounding. After your wild life experience at the Lake’s watch tower, we hike back to the junction and our jeep brings us back to your lodging. If time permit, we will arrange the visit to learn the Bear rescue center.
Have lunch break, and take our awaiting a/c van returning to Saigon. For those traveling to Dalat and Mui Ne, we will help you to arrange the bus or car at your cost. You will be in Saigon at an estimated time of arrival at 5 pm. End services.
Daily small group joined tour (max 10 persons):150 usd /pax.
Private tour available on request:
- US$ 350 solo travelers.
- US$ 185 / person (double occupancy)
- US$ 160/ person (triple occupancy)
- US$ 140 / person (4- to 7-person occupancy)
- Single supplement: $US 20
- All entrance fees.
- Transport: A/c van, jeep transfer for sightseeing in the park.
- English speaking guide
- Simple accommodation with A/c, and en-suite bathroom of garden view or river view.
- Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner as mentioned above. Drinking water during trekking.
- Insect repellent (to repel leeches).
- Personal expenses and services have not been mentioned above.