Arrival in Phong Nha National Park
Today you will arrive into an impressive area of Vietnam and an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Previous limited access to this area has maintained it’s pristine forests and jungles, as well as hiding a labyrinth of impressive caves which were only discovered in the last 20 years.
First up is a boat ride on the Son river to visit Phong Nha cave and Tien Son. You’ll pass limestone peaks and grazing buffalo as you reach the mouth of the cave before floating along the calm water to take in the sheer size of these epic caves. Your accommodation is a farmstay retreat close to the National Park with lush gardens and an inviting swimming pool to cool off in.
Trekking & Paradise Cave
Today you will learn even more about the National Park with a visit to the Botanical Garden and trekking to learn about the flora and biodiversity of this area. This afternoon you will explore Paradise cave, wooden staircases allow you to get up close to the mighty stalagmites and stalactites covering the inside of this impressive cave system.
Cycling & Departure
Before you head off today you will take a cycling tour to learn about rural life in the surrounding villages. You’ll then swap a bike for a minibus to head to Hue, visiting Vinh Moc tunnels en route used to shelter people from the intense bombing over Vinh Linh county during the Vietnam War. When you arrive in Hue you’ll be dropped at your hotel for your next adventure.
A peek at your accommodation