NB01: Cuc Phuong National Park - One day
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.
We will walk to see Endangered Primate Rescue Center where some native animals-deer, monkeys, civets, gibbons & langurs, and another short trail leads to a steep stairway up to the archaeologically significant cave of Prehistoric man, after that walk to the massive 1000 year-old ‘Big Tree` (Tetrameles nudiflora).
8h30 Leave Ninh Binh on the forest-pineaple-way to Cuc Phuong
9h40 Visit Endangered Primate Rescue Center
10h20 Continue transfer to visit Prehistoric man cave
10h40 Transfer to the center and eating luch at restaurant in center
13h00 Hike a 6-km trek to visit Thousand Year Old Tree Loop Trail
15h30 Transfer back from the center to Ninh Binh city.
16h50 The tour finish
What to bring
• Insect repellent
Included in price
• Entry fees
• Lunch/ We carter vegetarians
• Hotel pickup
Not included in price
• Travel insurance
• Other personal expenses.