► 8:00 Tourguide Pick you up from your Hotels in Cat Ba town to departure Cat Ba hafl day Tour.
► Take a minibus or motorbike to the national Park.
► We will 2 or 3 hours trekking through the Kim Giao forest (which provides the wood for chopsticks) to the top of the mountain where you can see a breath taking view of valleys.Bird watching and if you are lucky, you will see some wild animals: Squirrels, snakes, frogs, thousands of butterflies…
►11:00 Trekking down and visit the Hospital Cave on,where there’s a lot of historical secrets from the American war. Back to the Hotel in Cat Ba town.
There are 2 options you can choose :
--In the Morning : 8am and return at 11.30 or 12.00.
--In the Afternoon depart at 13.00 -Return: 16.30 or 17.00.
-Minibus or motorbike
-Drinking water, swimming
-English speaking local guide.
Cat Ba National Park, which was declared as a national park in 1986, is situated on Cat Ba Island, 120 km from Ha Noi and 20 km east of Hai Phong. Cat Ba National Park is the only site in Viet Nam endowed with both tropical forests and coastal waters with white sand beaches, abundant natural resources, beautiful landscapes and many kinds of rare animals and plants. It covers 15,200 ha, including 9,800 ha of land 4,400 ha of ocean. Cat Ba National Park preserves approximately 300 species of fish, 40 kinds of animals, 150 different birds and 620 species of plants. The stone tools and human bones found in the island's limestone caves reveal that people inhabited there at least 6,000 years ago.
Kim Giao forest in Cat Ba National Park
Kim Giao forest in Cat Ba National Park is located in the biosphere reserve of Cat Ba archipelago. This is a primitive forest preserving the specie of Kim Giao and many rare animals. The forest have a peaceful and romantic landscape that is an ideal base for visitors to feel the value of life and the relaxation.
The Hospital Cave in Cat Ba island
The Hospital Cave is located 10 kilometres north of Cat Ba town, inland, on the way to the national park. Look out for a sign on the right saying Hospital Cave and pay at the store opposite. The Cave was a secret, bomb-proof hospital built during the American War and was used as a safe house for VC leaders until 1975.