NB05: Camping in Jungle at Cuc Phuong National Park - 2 day/ 1night

Cuc Phuong National Park is one of Vietnam `s most important protected areas. Though wildlife has suffered a precipitous decline in VietNam in recent decades, the park`s 222 square Km of primary tropical forest remains home to an amazing variety of animal and plant life: 307 species of birds, 133 species mammal, 122 species of reptile, 2000 plant species and counting.

Especially, if you have a lucky chance, you can camp in the park  and have night-spotting and trek through jungle to reach the Muong village.

Ititerary
Day one:  L - D
At about 8h30, leaving Ninh Binh on the forest-pineapple-way to Cuc Phuong at around 10h00 and then visiting Endangered Primate Rescue Center (EPRC). from headquarters and hike to the starting point. In the primary forest, you will trek for four to five hours, passing limestone caves and trees over a millennia old. The destination is langur valley in the hope of seeing Cuc Phuong`s mascot and one of the rarest primates on the planet.

Lunch, dinner and stay overnight by tent will be provided by the local guide of E.S. In the evening you, local guide of E.S and a local person will re-enter the now pitch black forest and, using a spotting lamp, go in search of the forest`s numerous nocturnal creatures, which include civets, owls, flying squirrels, lorises, bats and cats.

Day two:  B - L
After the sounds of the jungle have lulled you to sleep in the safety of your mosquito net, you will awake refreshed and ready for another day of adventure. Hike to reach the Muong village and finally return to the main road for collection by a private car.

The facts:
             Physical activities: Highlight for camping 
             a 14-km jungle trek / 5hrs for day one
             a 8-km/ 3hrs jungle trek for day two  
             From July to September, the climate is usually humid and hot. From
             October to June brings cooler and more pleasant weather.

What to bring 
• Camera
• Torches
• Sport shoes + shocks
• Insect repellent
• Sleeping bag
• Hat
• Sunblock
• Change of clothes

Included in price
• Entry fees
• Meals (B = breakfast, L = lunch, D = dinner)
• We carter vegetarians
• Private car (2 days)
• E.S. Guide and local person
• Hotel/ Hostel pickup
• Tent 
• Tips are welcome !

Not included in price
• Travel insurance
• Drinks
• Other personal expenses.

PRICES PER PERSON IN USD:

Your price when:

Standard

Superior

Deluxe

you are 2-3 persons:

155$/ Per person

180$/ Per person

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you are 4-5 persons:

145$/ Per person

170$/ Per person

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