Rain forest Trek, Boat
Located 130km south of
Hanoi in Ninh Binh province, Cuc Phuong National Park and the surrounding area
make a perfect side trip from Hanoi. The Park is an important nature reserve
and ecosystem with peaks of over 600 Meters and valleys of subtropical rainforest.
The Park also has an important Endangered Primate Rescue Center and a Turtle
Conservation Center. It is home to other rare and critically endangered mammals
including species of leopards and tigers. There are at least 280 known species
of butterflies, and birders can marvel at more than 300 bird species.
Day 1 :Hanoi – Cuc
Phuong National Park
8.00am Depart from Hanoi
by private vehicle to Cuc Phuong National Park . Visit the Endangered Primate
Rescue Centre to learn about the important work being done to help protect the
endangered species of the park. After lunch in the park restaurant, take a
2-hour trek through the old rainforest. Overnight in the guesthouse within the
Day 2:Hoa Lu Tam Coc
After breakfast, head to
the historic capital of Viet Nam and the famous ancient temples of The Le and
The Dinh Dynasties. Cycling for an hour on picturesque quiet roads through
villages, rice fields, rivers and rocky outcrops to Tam Coc (12km) for lunch.
After lunch, a sampan
boat journey (1 hour) in the heart of “Inland Ha Long Bay”. Take in the beauty
of the karsts formations as you pass along their base and row into one of the
many caves carved through the limestone.
Stop for a short rest
near a small shrine before returning to the dock (1 hour). Totally, you have 2
hours on the sampan boat.
Drive back to Hanoi
• Meals as specified in
the program (Lunch )
• Travel in an
appropriate air-conditioned vehicle
with an experienced
• The services of an
experienced English-speaking guide
• All entrance fees
• Pre & Post trip
accommodation in Hanoi
Notes: It’s advised to take good walking shoes,
raincoat, torch and insect repellent.