The three-day Vietnam Elephant Rides tour is arranged in the Vietnam central highlands, the only place where elephant ride is available in Vietnam. Book a short flight from Ho Chi Minh city (Saigon) to Buon Ma Thuot (or Buon Me Thuat), you will have the opportunity to enjoy a pleasant boat trip on the Lak lake, to ride an elephant and to visit the giant Draysap waterfall. This is an easy itinerary that can be suitable for family travel (travel with kids) and small group tours.
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh city – Buon Ma Thuot (Vietnam Central Highlands).
You will be met up with Lotussia Travel team at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city and transferred to Tan Son Nhat airport for a short flight to Buon Ma Thuot. Flight ??? departure at ??? (Please advise).
Welcome at Buon Ma Thuot airport by our driver and transfer to your hotel in Buon Ma Thuot (without guide).
Check into hotel and stay free at leisure.
Day 2: Elephan riding and boat trip (B,L,D).
Breakfast at hotel.
Enjoy the excellent coffee in Buon Ma Thuot at Trung Nguyen coffee village (personal expenses ). You have a chance to explore one of the typical villages of the Edeh in the city, Ako Dhong village with around 20 long houses on stilts.
Drive to Lak Lake (56km), on the way drop into the coffee plantations and peper gardens for sightseeings.
Lunch will be provided in the Lak lake restaurant.
In the afternoon, walk around M’Nông hilltribe villages of Jun and Le. Have some fun elephant ride and boat trip in the lake area (dugout canoe).
In the evening, assist to the gong music and traditional dance show.
Overnight at Lak Resort.
Day 3: Visit Draysap waterfall. Fly back to Ho Chi Minh city (B,L).
Breakfast at hotel.
Continue the tour visiting the ethnology museum with such exhibits, objects, photos from local minorities. Travel to the Draysap waterfalls. Dray Sap Falls extend 500 meters divided into three parts; the upstream, the middle and the lower stream. The water is supplied by two rivers, the Krong No, which means river of the husband in the M’Nong ethnic people’s language, and the Krong A, the river of the wife.
Lunch is provided in a local restaurant.
At leisure in the afternoon to central market for shopping. Transfer to Buon Ma Thuot airport for onward flight home. Flight??? Departure at ??? (Please advise).
Welcome at Tan Son Nhat airport by our driver and transferred to your hotel in town (without guide). End tour.