Cuc Phuong National Park Trekking, Homestay & Bird Watching 4 days

Ninh Bình is located to the south of the Northern Delta, between the Red and Ma rivers. It is bordered by Hòa Bình and Nam Định to the north, Hà Nam to northeast, Thanh Hóa to the south and west.Ninh Bình also has a very short coastline abutting the Gulf

 

Itinerary

Day 1 - Hanoi - Cuc Phuong National Park

Morning drive to Cuc Phuong National Park 160km south of Hanoi. Visit the Park Museum, the Botanical Garden, the look out and the Endangered Primate Rescue Centre. Later in the afternoon we observe the birds gathering in the lush rain forest. (Lunch and Diner included)

Day 2 - Cuc Phuong National Park - Bird watching

Rising this morning with the sounds of the forest all around us, we head out for a trek through the lush rainforest that makes up the park. The trek will take in stops at centuries old giant trees. Picnic lunch in the park before we reach out the Muong minority people at Bong village. Diner and overnight at local home stay of Muong people. During the 20 km journey, view the wide variety of preserved bird species in the park and enjoy the sights and sounds of the jungle. Overnight at local home stay. (Breakfast, lunch included)

Day 3 - Cuc Phuong National Park - Bird watching

Spend another second day bird watching. Start from the Bong Station, then follow a circular route viewing a variety of endangered bird species. The 6-km trail passes through a wood of giant trees, some of which are over 1000 years old. Return to the guesthouse in late afternoon. (Breakfast, lunch included)

Day 4 - Cuc Phuong - Hanoi

After a late breakfast, we drive back to Hanoi. Transfer to your hotel. Tour ends in Hanoi. (Breakfast, lunch included)

Note : The itinerary above may be changed at the time of booking

Highlights

Natural beauty sights

  • Tam Coc - Bich Dong
  • Cuc Phuong primitive forest and ancient inhabited cave (Nho Quan)
  • Dich Long cave and pagoda (Gia Thanh - Gia Vien)

Ecological sights

  • Cuc Phuong National Park
  • Van Long - the conserved wetland area (Gia Vien)

Inclusion

Included:

+Permit , admission fees.
+Accommodation home stay.
+Transport : Aircondition car / bus. ..
+Guide: English /French speaking guide
+Meals as specified (B-bf, L-lunch, D-dinner).

Excluded : Insurance, porters, drinks, personal expenses.

What to bring : Passport, towels, swimsuits, toiletries, change of clothes, sun-block, sunglasses, hat, insect repellent, flash lights.

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