4 days central highlands trip
4 D / 3 N
4 Days-central highland
( Da lat- lak lake- Buon Me Thuot- Dak Nong- Ho Chi Trail- Dong Xoai- Sai Gon)
Day 1:Da Lat-Lak Lake(160km)
Pick up 9am at your hotel end at 5.30pm, our driver takes you a long beautiful road and you can see flower and vegetable farms and fantastic view of langbian mountain in the distance. Travelling down a peaceful countryside road, on the way you can see coffee and tea plantations, cricket and weasel farms (Enjoy learning how to make the weasel coffee), rice wine and mushroom making, bamboo knitting, a traditional silk center, Elephant falls, and Linh an pagoda with “a big happy buddha”. Stop for lunch at local restaurant at top of Phu Son pass where you can see Agent Orange Mountain and beautiful panoramic views in the distance. Walking a long some minority villages, it is nice if you can offer some candies or snacks for kids, playing with them and seeing the daily activities of local people. Spend a night in Long Stilt House (home stay) at Jun Village near Lak Lake
Day 2: Lak Lake-Draysap Falls-Buon Me Thuot city(110km)
Elephant riding is available at the Lake (extra charge), with many picture opportunities of local people farming and fishing. After a morning of sightseeing in Lak Lake, visit one of the old summer retreats of Emperor Bao Dai. You can also take boat trip to the remote village on the far side of the Lak lake. On the way to Buon Me Thuot, you can see rice paddies, brick making, Elephant rock, snack farm and a broken church. Enjoy the speciality of the central highland, the fresh spring roll. Then go to see Draysap and Gia long waterfalls, some of the most beautiful waterfalls in Vietnam. A short trekking and swimming are available. Back to the Buon Me Thuot city for overnight stay.
Day 3: Buon Me Thuot city- Ho Chi Minh Trail- Dong Xoai Town
See: Corn and black pepper farms, rubber tree plantation, cassava root and cashew nut farms.
Drive along the Ho Chi Minh Trail.
Stay overnight at Dong Xoai Town.
See and compare many kinds of minority villages along the Ho Chi Minh Trail.
Day 4: Dong Xoai Town-Sai Gon
Price: 300 USD/ Pax
|Depart From:||38 Tăng Bạt Hổ or at your hotel.|
|End At:||Sai Gon|
|Start Time:||8:30 am|
|Finish Time:||Depends on you - How do you enjoy?|
|Activities:||Hiking, sightseeing, swimming and boat trip.|
|Transportation:||Car is suitable for group's size.|
|Meals:||purified drinking water, meals ( local foods). Please note one day in advance if you have special dietary requirements.|
|What to Bring:||Hat, sunscreen, repellent, swimsuit (if desired), camera, toiletries.|
|What is Included:||English speaking guide, all necessary forest and tourist permits, first aid kit, entrance fees, vehicle transfer and accommodations.|
|What is not Included:||Personal major medical including evacuation insurance coverage is recommended.|
Multi day trips that are cancelled within 24 hours of the start time of the trip will be charged out at 50%. Trips that are cancelled more than 24 hours before the start of the trip will not be charged.
Day trips must be cancelled the evening before the day of the trip in order to avoid cancellation charges of 50%. Exceptions may be made in case of extreme weather conditions on day trips only.
Any deposits that are required in advance of a trip are for hotel or other travel services that may or may not be refundable, depending on the trip and time of cancellation.