Activity guide: Trekking | Destination: Vietnam
- Trek to Back Ma National Park with very special location - the biogeographical border between northern & southern Vietnam
- Reveal the variety of habitats, ranging from the coast to high mountains in side the park
- Beautiful trekking trails in to primitive jungle with wildlife
- Camping night in the park to enjoy the life of nature
Day 1: Trekking and camping in Bach Ma National Park ~ 16km hiking
After an impressing drive for about 1.5 hours from Hue city. we reach to Bach Ma Travel Center. We embark on a short trek to mountain peak for the spectacular view of the national park. We then descend and follow jungle trails to reach Five Lakes where natural pools created by the stream. If weather permits we can swim in the pools. Lunch at Five Lakes.
Day 2: More trek and back to Hue ~ 5km hiking
- Camping on the trek
- Road transfer two ways to and from Hue city
- Professional trekking English speaking guide
- First-aid kit
- Meals as indicated in the itinerary
- Water & Snacks
- Entrance & sightseeing fees
- National park overnight permission
- Service charges and taxes
- Travel insurance
- Visa process and stamp fee
- Tips and gratitude
- Personal expenses
- Others not mentioned
Duration: 2 days, 1 night
Depart from: Hue
End at: Hue
When: Dec - July see more Vietnam weather
Activities: Trekking, Camping
Transport: AC vehicle, Jeep, on foot
Accommodation: 1 night camping
Tour guide: English or French speaking guide from Hue
Trekking grade: Moderate Grade that means this tour involve in active, physical activities can be up to 4 - 5 hours a day at a steady pace. The tour is going to involve a considerable amount of ascent or descent under different weather conditions. Support facilities may not be available on-site and there are some occasional difficult days. You will need a good level of fitness.
* Suggested preparation: 45 minutes of aerobic type exercise, three to five times a week for the three months leading up to your trek. Hill walking with a pack in variable weather conditions is also recommended.
Who suits: For outdoor novices and above.
Activity: 4-5 hours most days
Distances: Hike up to 8 miles (or 13km) most days, cycle 20-40 miles (or 32 – 68km) most days
Surfaces: rolling or mountainous terrain with some steep ascents/descents and uneven trails
Elevation change: up to 3,000 ft/day (about 900m)
Altitude: up to 8,000 ft (about 2500m)
Meals and Food
- Day 1: Lunch, Dinner
- Day 2: Breakfast
All meals, which are indicated in the itinerary, are included in the price of this trip. On this trip we will have meals served by the park’s restaurant. The emphasis will be on healthy and nutritious fresh local produce.
Our camp for the evening will be in a small clearing on the mountain. You will be provided with waterproof tent, sleeping bag and air mattress.
Our tour guide
The tour will be guided by one of our tour guides who are experienced in guiding trekking tours in Vietnam. He has been carefully trained in this field and is fully licensed in tour guiding by the government. In addition, he has been trained in first-aid by SOS International and he knows how to deal with difficult situations. You will have a great time traveling with him.
The trekking day
A typical trekking day start at about 8.30 am after breakfast. Lunch times can vary depending on the terrain. We aim to reach the next overnight stop by 4.30 or 5. During the trek we will have short breaks for rest, snack and photographing.
What to bring
Trekking boots, sun block, hat, anti-insect repellent, sunglasses, rain coat, toiletries, original passport,
Note on client safety
We reserve the right to deviate from this itinerary for any reasons, including road and weather conditions, frequency of visits to a village, or for any other factor which may influence client safety.
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