Cat Tien National Park Tour

Nam Cat Tien National Park is a treasure trove of biodiversity. 3-day Nam Cat Tien National Park tour lets you explore one of the largest tropical forests of Southern Vietnam. Established in recognition of Cat Tien's unique wildlife, Nam Cat Tien Park is home to some of the world's most endangered species. This tour brings you two- hour night cruise in to the jungle, in a jeep, allows visitors to enjoy the feeling of watching wild animals, and listen to the calls of rhinoceros.


Tour Route: Ho Chi Minh City – Nam Cat Tien Park – Ho Chi Minh City
Duration: 3 Days
Date: Anytime – Upon request
Start/End: Ho Chi Minh City/Ho Chi Minh City
Tour Customizable: Definitely please tell us what you wish to do
Tour Categories: Vietnam Adventure TravelHo Chi Minh City tours


Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City – Nam Cat Tien
Day 2: Discover Nam Cat Tien National Park
Day 3: Nam Cat Tien – Ho Chi Minh City

Highlights of 3-Day Nam Cat Tien National Park Tour

  • Enjoy the scenic drive through the lush green vegetation
  • Experience the jungle trek through in Nam Cat Tien Park
  • Gain a unique experience with an animal watch by Jeep at night
  • Have a close look at some of the world’s rarest species
  • Go deeply into the diversity of the jungle
  • Indulge in scenic scenery of Nam Cat Tien Park
  • Feast on authentic Vietnamese food
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  • Guides: Hand-pick from our best guides, mature, acknowledgeable, all are licensed, great senses of humor
  • Drivers: friendly, responsible, reliable with many years of driving experience, door-to-door services
  • Vehicles: comfortable, spacious, air-conditioned, big window
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When is the Best Time to Visit Nam Cat Tien National Park?

Nam Cat Tien National Park is worth to visit around the year except for July and August due to the rainy season. Especially, traveling to the national park in March and April will give you a chance to see countless colorful butterflies. In addition, many species of rare and beautiful birds usually gather in the park from October to December, which will reward you with wonderful scenery to see them and hunt interesting photos.

water stream in nam cat tien national park

Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City – Nam Cat Tien (L, D)

This morning our tour guide will meet you at the hotel’s lobby to leave for Nam Cat Tien National Park which is 170km from Ho Chi Minh City. We pass through large areas of rubber plantations before branching off the highway on a rough track to the national park.

visit nam cat tien national park in southern vietnam

On arrival at the national park, you will see an incredible diversity of birds and mammals living in the forest and wetland habitats of Nam Cat Tien, including an estimated 230 species of birds, endangered birds to be found here in their dinner.

mammal at nam cat tien national park

The afternoon is spent for birding along the road from the park headquarters. Enjoy our typical dinner of Southern Vietnam & watch some animals at headquarters. Overnight in Nam Cat Tien.

beautiful bird in nam cat tien national park

Day 2: Discover Nam Cat Tien National Park (B, L, D)

After having breakfast, discover the forest by bike to admire the beauty of Heaven waterfall and botanical garden. Later enjoy our lunch which is ready to serve.

the ancient tree lives in the forest of nam cat tien national park

In the afternoon we take the 6 km drive through the forest to observe species listed in the World Red Book. Those can be seen here include Bronze-winged Jacana, lesser adjutant, and Purple Heron. Green Peafowl by Crocodile Lake can be caught in the early morning or late afternoon. In the forest, you may look out for Red and Black and Banded Broadbill, Orange-breasted Trogon and Pale-headed Woodpecker amongst others. Overnight in Crocodile Lake.

crocodile at nam cat tien national park

Day 3: Nam Cat Tien – Ho Chi Minh City (B, L)

This morning, we should wake up early to listen to the nice songs of native birds. Breakfast prepared for another four-hour trekking to see the Crocodiles swamp and back to the headquarter of the National Park for lunch. Then get on our vehicle for heading back to Saigon. Trip ends.

bird at nam cat tien national park

What’s Included?

  • English speaking guide/s. (others language upon request)
  • All accommodation on twin share basis at the guest houses
  • Additional meals as indicated in the itinerary (2 Breakfasts; 3 Lunches; 2 Diners)
  • All transfers and transport with A/C
  • Sightseeing as outline
  • Animal watching
  • Rowing boat
  • Zeep transfer on the park (No A/C)
  • Mosquito rebellion

What’s Excluded?

  • Other airfares and taxes
  • Foods and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Visas and visa fees.
  • Entrance fees and permits during free time
  • Personal travel insurance (Compulsory).
  • Personal expenses such as bar, telephone, and laundry bills.
  • Tips and gratuities


  • If you have any specific food requirements (vegetarian, vegan, food allergies) please inform us in advance so that we can provide notice to our restaurant, tour guide or our partners so that they can serve you better.
  • Meals are included as specified in the itinerary. Meal codes are B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner.