Duration: 2 days 1 night
Date: Daily join-in-group tour
Tour Type: Trekking – Exploration – Night Camping
Tour Category: Quang Binh Tours
Depart: at Dong Hoi from 8.00 am/ Phong Nha from 9.00 am
Drop off: from 4.00 pm next day at your hotel
Hiking Grade: 4 or 5 – Moderate to Strenuous
Transportation: Van or car to trailhead depending on group size
Meals: Breakfasts (day 2), Picnic lunch (day 1) and lunch (day 2), BBQ dinner (day 1), fruit snack, purified drinking water. Please note one day in advance if you have special dietary/ vegetarian requirements.
Highlights of this tour
Please make sure that your health is suitable for these activities with ease.
- 12km jungle and mountain trekking
- Elevation change up to 150m – 300m
- Short swim inside the cave
- 800m caving
- 01-night camping in jungle and caves
- Minimum Age: 10 years old
- Group size: from 02 to 15 person
- Please inform us of any medical conditions like asthma, epilepsy, etc.
You will be subjected to a decent amount of trekking with 12km of jungle terrain covered and swimming. You will also explore the jungle exit of Dark cave, clambering over sharp rocks and experiencing complete 800m darkness in the depths of the cave.
Once the day’s adventures are over get ready for a night in the jungle at our amazing E Cave campsite located by a beautiful stream. You’ll enjoy a delicious BBQ beside the campfire before turning in to the sounds of jungle critters and murmuring waters of the nearby stream. With climbing,
trekking, swimming through river caves, and camping in the jungle, will surely be a highlight of your Vietnam vacation.
Day 1: Abandoned Valley Exploration & Camping
We will pick you up at your hotel in Dong Hoi City or Phong Nha town from 8.00 am – 9.00 am. At our Moc Nam headquarters, we will familiarize ourselves with the rules and regulations of the camping tour as well before we trek the way up to the first destination – E Cave. On the way there, we will trek through the jungle and have an opportunity to immerse ourselves among hundreds of massive trees, descend down narrow paths with shimmy around boulders and under low-hanging vines.
Feast on a picnic lunch which takes place shortly afterward at about 12.00 – 1.00 pm at E Cave (also called the Water Palace). You will have time to swim and enjoy a sweet cocktail in the cool crystal clear natural spring and explore E Cave with magnificent and beautiful landscapes. Swimming deep inside the cave, we will be amazed at the beauty of nature, the beauty, and the unique architecture of stalactites. Then, it is time to set up camp, enjoy BBQ beside the campfire, playing mini-games, and sleeping under the brilliant stars before retreating for tomorrow.
Day 2: Dark Cave Adventure
Waking up first thing in the morning, you will start your day with some trekking from E Cave to over to streams, head toward, and proceed with the adventure of Dark Cave. After a brief rest at the lookout spot, we spend the next hour exploring the jungle exit of Dark cave, clambering over sharp rocks and experiencing complete 800m darkness in the depths of the cave. The next couple of hours will be filled with your return trekking to Moc Nam Headquater and having lunch at Moc Nam Restaurant at 12.00 – 1.00 pm.
You will get back to the hotel around 3.00 pm – 4.00 pm. Your tour ends. See you again in the next Vietnam tour packages.