HO CHI MINH - CAT TIEN NATIONAL PARK THE RESERVE OF NATURAL RESOURCES
- Tour name: Cat Tien national park
- Tour Code: STS – HCM 18
- Duration: 2 days 1 night.
- Features: daily life, trekking, nature, wild animals, adventures
- Travelling gears: casual, easy clothes, walking shoes, insect repellent.
- Difficulty level: Level 2.
- Tour summary: HCMC – Dong Nai Province - HCMC
Cat Tien National Park Is one of Vietnam important national park in Vietnam, Cat Tien is about 3 hours drive from Ho Chi Minh city, It protects one of the largest areas of lowland tropical rainforests left in Vietnam. Cat Tien national park was protected initially in 1978 as two sectors, Nam Cat Tien and Tay Cat Tien. Another sector, Cat Loc, was gazeted as a Rhinoceros Reserve in 1992 upon the discovery of a population of Javan Rhinoceros, an occasion that brought the park into the world’’s eye. The three areas were combined to form one park in 1998.
The jungles of Nam Cat Tien support an astounding variety of bird life, a very healthy population of monkeys. Nam Cat Tien boasts a wide range of evergreen, semi deciduous and bamboo forests, some 1800 species of plants thrive in the park.
In 2002 UNESCO .
|Tour Name||Cat Tien national park|
|Tours Code||STS – HCM 18|
|Duration||2 days 1 night|
|Features||Daily life, trekking, nature, wild animals, adventures|
|Travelling Gears||Casual, easy clothes, walking shoes, insect repellent.|
|Difficulty Level||Level 2.|
|Tours Summary||Ho Chi Minh City – Dong Nai Province – Ho Chi Minh City|
DAY 1: HO CHI MINH - CAT TIEN
08:30 : Pick up from Hotel, transfer to Cat Tien National Park which is one of Vietnam’s largest protected areas.
11:00 Take a boat trip to cross the river to the Park centre
13:00 Drive 9 km by Jeep and then hike for three kilometres through the rainforest to Crocodile Lake - see some of the typical wild fauna en-route, and be able to watch the wildlife around the lake in the evening when the wild animals come to the lake to drink.
You may see some kind of animals such as monkeys, deer and other small mammals. Overnight at the guesthouse in the park.
DAY 2: CAT TIEN - HO CHI MINH (B)
07:00 After breakfast, we’ll go trekking for 4km into the forest to see huge Tung trees which are more than 400 years old and many kinds of tropical trees.
11:00 Back to the hotel for check out.
13:00 Transfer back to Sai Gon.
15:00 Drop off at the hotel
End of services
Special discounts for group bookings:
- For group booking from 5 – 10 people: discount 05% of the total cost
- For group of 11 people and more: discount 10% of the total cost
Hotel and Guesthouse:
- The guesthouse in the park: www.namcattien.vn
- Cat Tien Jungle Lodge www.cattienjunglelodge.com
Tour cost includes :
+ All ground transport with A/C car/van/coach/bus from 2005 up, Jeep
+ Private boat in Cat Tien
+ Entrance ticket
+ Local English, French, Chinese speaking guide (other languages upon request)
+ One night guesthouse at the park
+ Cold bottle of water and towels on route
Tour cost excludes:
+ International flight tickets to and from Vietnam
+ Drinks+ All meals as indicated
+ Personal expenses such as drinks, laundry…
+ Tips for guide and driver
+ All other accounts not mentioned in the above inclusions