Trip price: $US 150 Other: Cat Tien National Park Tours
Duration: 2 days 1 night.
Through the support of Cat Tien National Park, Saigon.travel has constructed daily departure for small group Cat Tien National Park tour for 2 days 1 night depart from Ho Chi Minh City to provide nature seekers chance to experience wild life, and at the same time may contribute ideas to better the Conservation. Let join Saigon.travel eco-tours to test your legs and listen to sounds of creatures, and nourish your eyes in diversity of fauna and flora!
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City – Cat Tien National Park (Lunch, dinner)
07:30 Saigon.travel tour 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 and half an hour. 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 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 on 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 Trek – Ho Chi Minh City (Breakfast, lunch)
You will take an open-aired jeep transfer 9 km to a junction, where we will hike 5 km to The ranger at the Crocodile Lake. You will have a rest stop 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.
You will have the local lunch break, and take our awaiting a/c van returning to Ho Chi Minh City. You will be in Ho Chi Minh City at an estimated time of arrival at 4 pm. End services.
Options for easier hikes:
- The seven km waterfalls route (Thac Troi, Thac Dung): takes three hours. It’s easy and passes by many huge trees.
- Hike 8 km to The Bird watching tower and wild life can be seen en-route.
Daily small group (max 10 persons): 150 usd /pax.
Private tour available on request:
- US$ 350 solo travelers.
- US$ 190 / person (double occupancy)
- US$ 160 / person (triple occupancy)
- US$ 140 / person (4- to 7-person occupancy)
- Single supplement: $US 20
- All entrance fees.
- Transport: A/c van, jeep transfer for sightseeing in the park.
- English speaking guide
- Simple accommodation with A/c, and en-suite bathroom of garden view or river view.
- Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner as mentioned above. Drinking water during trekking.
- Insect repellent (to repel leeches).
- Accident insurance will be covered up to US$ 10.000/pax/ case.
- Personal expenses and services have not been mentioned above.