Phong Nha National Park – Ma Da Valley – Jungle Camp 2D1N


This exclusive 2D/1N tour takes you on a short trek to Elephant Cave. Explore the unique cave formations before heading to Ma Da Lake for a refreshing swim in crystal clear water. Camp along the beautiful sandy shores of Ma Da Lake. In the morning, hike to and swim into Tra Ang River Cave before ending your adventure with a trek along picturesque Tra Ang River.

DAY 1:

Phong Nha – Ma Da Valley

8:00 – Pick up at the hotel and transfer to Jungle Boss Headquarter.

8:30 – Team meeting to plan the trip, clarify rules and regulations in the National Park.

8:45 – 9:00 Depart for Elephant Cave by van

10:00 – 10:30 Arrive at the trek departure point and start trekking through the jungle to the Elephant cave

10:30 – 12:00 Explore the Elephant cave

13:00 – Reach to Ma Da Lake

13:30 – Enjoy BBQ lunch

Swim into Ma Da Crystal Lake

Enjoy the wild life in the jungle

17:00 – Set up camp

18:15 – Enjoy dinner with Vietnamese traditional food.

DAY 2:

Tra-Ang Cave – Phong Nha

8:45 – Trek through the jungle after the breakfast

10:00 – Reach to Tra Ang cave

10:30 – 11:30 – Swim into Tra Ang Cave to explore 600m Tra Ang Cave

12:00 – Lunch-time

13:00 – Start trekking to be back Ho Chi Minh road.

14:30 – Arrive at Ho Chi Minh Road, enjoy cold drink on the road.

16:00 – Drive back Phong Nha and your hotels in Phong Nha. Tour end.

  • Tour Guide & Porter Team
  • VAT
  • Transportation in Phong Nha
  • Entrance Fees (600.000VND/pax)
  • Safety Equipment
  • Camping gears
  • All Food & Drink
  • Snacks
  • Use of trekking shoes Euro sizes 36 – 45 (We suggest bringing your own shoes if these do not suit you. We do not suggest Gore-Tex/waterproof boots as these take a long time to dry)
  • Use of towel
  • Tips and personal expenses 
  • Travel insurance 
  • All not indicated in our itinerary 
  • Long trousers & long-sleeved-shirt to avoid poison ivies and mosquitoes
  • Swim wear
  • Long socks
  • Small backpack
  • Sandals or flip-flops & extra clothes
  • Dry bag (optional)
  • Hiking shoes (optional)
  • Hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, insect repellent

Specific food requests

Please let us know if you have specific eating restrictions, allergic for certain things or if you are vegetarian, we can take that into account during the trips.

Especially for the north and central Vietnam;

In the period between November and April, the weather is variable, from sunny to cold and rainy. It is advisable during this period to bring some rain gear with some warmer clothes. In the period from April to November, it is good to pack a hat with a wide brim, sunscreen (at least SPF15) and a reliable insect repellent. A thin rain poncho is useful all year round.

The south of Vietnam is generally a lot warmer all year round, so warm clothing is not really necessary.

Get Up And Go Vietnam does everything to make your trip an unforgettable experience. Unfortunately, we have no control over weather conditions. Our apologies for that!

Trek: 17km

Swimming 700m (optional)

Fitness Level: Moderate – Strenuous

What do I need to know? 

During the period March to November it will good to pack your swimming gear, a towel, a wide-brimmed hat, sunscreen (at least SPF15), a reliable insect repellent, toiletries, a camera and lots of batteries. Warm clothing for the cooler months of November to March is advised. How much luggage can I take? Your vehicle has limited space so please keep your luggage to a maximum of 15kgs in a backpack or soft over-night bag and include a small day pack to hand carry for easy access to camera, sunscreen, water etc. Inhibitions can be left in the luggage storage rooms at your hotel with your other unwanted baggage. 

Get Up and Go Vietnam is doing all possible to make your journey and travel experience an unforgettable one. Weather conditions, we unfortunately cannot control. Our apologies for that!