Cuc Phuong National Park offers Jungle Trek, Adventure Wildlife

Cuc Phuong National Park, one of Vietnam’s largest rain forests is situated in the northern province of Ninh Binh, 120km southwest of Ha Noi. The park has become a hot destination for adventure and nature lovers, complete with wildlife treks and homestays in the communes of Thai and Muong ethnic groups. The 22,200ha Cuc Phuong[…]

New Trekking Route in My Son Sanctuary

My Son Sanctuary is situated in a small valley in Duy Phu Commune, Duy Xuyen District, Quang Nam Province, about 70km southwest of Danang City and 40km from Hoi An City. Of the 225 Cham vestiges that are founded in Viet Nam, My Son possesses 71 monuments and 32 epitaphs, the content of which is[…]

Exploring Charms of Tu Lan Cave System Vietnam

Tu Lan cave system was discovered in 2009. The cave system now consists of eight caves, and still counting more, either wet, dry, small or big-scale, lying 70km northwest of the town of Phong Nha, Quang Binh province near Vietnam’s border with Laos. Tu Lan cave system spreads through four valleys covered with pristine forests[…]

Cao Bang among Top 5 Treks in Southeast Asia

Cao Bang is a mountainous province in the northeast Vietnam. The province is about 5 hours drive from Hanoi. Cao Bang Vietnam has been listed by the Singapore’s Skyscanner website among its Top 5 Unique Treks in South East Asia. Cao Bang province is blessed with numerous mountains, caves and lakes, including the awe-inspiring Ban Gioc Waterfalls[…]

Hiking in Xuan Son National Park

Xuan Son National Park is located 150 kilometers west of Hanoi at the entrance to the magnificent Hoang Lien Son mountain range, Phu Tho Province. The National Park is a great natural retreat and trekking area. With an area of 15,048 hectares, Xuan Son’s main attraction is a 1,300-meter high limestone mountain covered in dense[…]

Vietnam Hiking Backpack

Vietnam offers a wide selection of interesting places where you can go hiking. One of the most important thing is to pack before departure. How to backpack is the most frequent question you have when you book a hiking tour. Here are some important things you can consider when backpacking for a hiking trip. 1.[…]

Trek Vietnam Cheap

Trekking hiking tours may not be the cheapest tours available in Vietnam. The fact is that most of the trek tours are arranged in mountainous and remote areas where routes are difficultly accessible. Open bus and public shuttle bus are not frequent. You should book a private transfer to go to the trekking destination. Trek[…]

Packing and Clothing for Vietnam Holiday

Keep it light and loose. You are sure to hit hot sticky weather on any route in Vietnam. The old traveler rule “Less is more” applies here; bulky luggage is an albatross in Vietnam. Fast and light is best. Loose, long-sleeve shirts and long pants, preferably cotton, are recommended. Shorts are good for swimming but[…]

Travel during the Tet Holiday in Vietnam

Tet is the festival which epitomizes the identity of Vietnamese culture. Although the Lunar New Year is observed in all of East Asia influenced by Chinese civilization, each country celebrates it in a way peculiar to that country by making it conform to its psyche and historico-geographical conditions. Many rites, festivities and practices of Vietnamese[…]