VIETNAM TRAVEL NEWS
Trekking in Cuc Phuong National Park
Travelers who have visited to the northern province of Ninh Binh shouldnot miss Cuc Phuong National Park, apart from other popular venues such as BaiDinh Pagoda, Tam Coc - Bich Dong, Trang An eco-tourist site and temples toworship kings of Dinh and Le dynasties.
The park encompasses three provinces of Ninh Binh, Thanh Hoa and HoaBinh but much of its area is in Ninh Binh. Tourists are advised to catch acoach at My Dinh station or Giap Bat station in Hanoi to travel on a three-hourjourney to a station at Nho Quan Town in Ninh Binh. Then they have to take abus trip of 10km to get to the park.
People can choose accommodations at a guest house located at the maingate of the park at between VND180, 000 and VND250, 000 per room, or a stilthouse for groups of people or family at the price of VND1 million to VND1.1million.
After buying tickets to the park travelers will be accompanied by atour guide. There are several options for guests to explore the park, includinga one-day trekking tour, a bicycle tour or a night trip. Tourists arerecommended to prepare necessary items, including shoes, water, specializedclothes, and lotions to protect skin from insects, mosquitoes and a kind ofleech.
Tourists to the park may find it interesting to admire a-thousand-yearCho tree, a cave of ancient people, Dinh may bac (the peak of silvery cloudand Ban Nguoi Muong (a village of Muong ethnic minority people).
Especially, people can visit a rescue center for Vietnam-s primates anda reserve for turtles to see some rare and endangered species in Vietnam and inthe world.'