8:45-9:10: Our driver will pick you up at your hotel in Phong Nha village, transferred you to Paradise Cave – the longest dry cave in Asia (located in Phong Nha – Ke bang National Park’s core zone).
You will then be taken by golf cart (1.6km) from the main gate through the jungle, to where you will then climb to the mouth of the cave; a climb that boasts spectacular views of the mountainous region around the cave. You will then have over an hour to explore inside of the cave at your leisure.
Have lunch in the local restaurant. Here, you can relax in the shade while you eat.
After lunch, you are free to swim in the pond to cool off and reinvigorate after eating. You may put on your waterproof trekking shoes to wade into the water.
Next, you will be provided with safety gear and our trek to the waterfall will begin. You will be given information of the wildlife and geography of the area by you guide. This path will take you past permission points for regular visitors. During this trek, you will have to hold onto ropes to take you over the uneven terrain through the jungle. OR you may choose to take an easier path on more level ground and meet the group at the bottom of the waterfall. You will then begin your steep descent of the bottom of the waterfall. You will be taken to the exclusive access point where you can sit in the waterfall pools of rushing water.
15:00 You will then be taken up the side of the waterfall. You will have to use ropes to climb over the boulders and wooden ladders. This climb will take you to the top of the waterfall where you can take a moment to rest and take photos of the picturesque views of the surrounding mountainous region. Then, the leisurely hike back will begin.
Next, trek to the clear blue Vang Anh cascade pool where you can swim and relax after your trek while taking in the natural beauty surrounding you.
The tour will be ended at 15.30 at your hotel in Phong Nha
****Please be sure to bring: swimwear and towel. Additionally, we recommend you bring hats, sunscreen insect repellent etc. You will have to carry these items with you on the trekking portion of the tour.