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Phong Nha: One Day Jungle Trek and Wildlife Spotting

Product ID: 182675
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Not just famous for magnificent cave systems, Phong Nha is one of the best places of biodiversity in the world and is home to some of the most beautiful and rare species. Explore more than just the cave system!
About this activity
Duration 9 hours
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  • Observe wildlife up close
  • Learn about endemic species in the jungle
  • Walk through history as you take a path that soldiers took
  • Enjoy a delicious barbecue in a cave
  • Take a swim in a crystal clear pond in the jungle
Full description
At 8:30 AM, visit the Phong Nha Wildlife Rescue Station to listen to stories about conservation and learn about the rare species in this national park. At 10:00 AM, trek through the primary forest and acquire more knowledge about the stunning surroundings. On this trek, go through a secret route, which Vietnamese resistance soldiers used during the war and learn about the historical reference of this path.

When lunchtime comes, set up a barbeque in the Weapon Cave. Then continue into the forest to enjoy a swim in a crystal clear pond. Afterward, soak in the view of the beautiful park on the back of a motorbike, driven by a licensed Vietnamese local rider, who used to hunt and log. Return to the start around 5:00 PM. 

By booking this tour, you are employing local guides who would otherwise be hunters and loggers. Part of your fees goes to the sanctuary, for environmental upkeep and maintenance of the jungle and its inhabitants. 
  • Entrance fee to the wildlife center
  • Helmet for motorbike
  • Rain poncho if required
  • BBQ lunch
  • Water and snacks
What’s Not Included
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities and donation to the wildlife center

When you get there

Meeting point

Phong Nha Bamboo Cafe, DT20, Phong Nha, Bo Trach district, Quang Binh, Vietnam.

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Know before you go
• If children under the age of ten would like to do the tour please make sure they are fit and ready to hike through the jungle
• The rainy season is from September to November
• The dry season is from April to August, which is the best time to visit
• The hottest months are from June to August