As known as the treasure of biodiversity, Nam Cat Tien National Park is the home to some of the world's most endangered species. The peaceful nature reserve is highly recommended for nature lovers. Join us to immerse in wildlife by experiencing interesting outdoor activities: jungle trek, nocturnal wildlife exploration.
DAY 1: HO CHI MINH CITY-NAM CAT TIEN NATIONAL PARK (L/D)
Morning departure for a pleasant drive from Ho Chi Minh City toward the lush forest of Nam Cat Tien National Park, one of Vietnam’s top national parks. After crossing another side of Dong Nai River by local ferry, you will arrive at Nam Cat Tien National Park at lunchtime.
In the afternoon, be ready for a short trek through the jungle to observe wildlife up close. Staying inside the National Park, you will have an exciting night excursion deep into the park using a spotlight to see the nocturnal wildlife.
DAY 2: NAM CAT TIEN NATIONAL PARK (B/L/D)
Rise early with nature and animals, drive around 9km through the forest and be ready for another short trek (around 5km) to Crocodile Lake, stopping over to see the myriad varieties of birds and possibly a trace of larger mammals. The Crocodile Lake is nestled into the UNESCO-recognized world biosphere reserve and is home to the endangered Siamese crocodiles. After the simple lunch, trek your way back and enjoy a peaceful time close to nature inside the park.
DAY 3: NAM CAT TIEN NATIONAL PARK-HO CHI MINH CITY (B/L)
Rise early with nature and animals, be ready for another exploration of the wildlife by another short trek around Dao Tien Endangered Primate Species Centre, founded in 2007 to support the conservation of the endangered primates of South Vietnam to return them to the wild. Nam Cat Tien National Park is home to several species of gibbon, including the gold-cheeked gibbons and black-shanked douc.
Continue to visit Bear Rescue Centre to learn about the project of taking care of injured bears. Thanks to the intensive care, the bears in rescue stations are quite vivacious and energetic. Drive back to Ho Chi Minh City after lunch.