The Muc River at the Ben En National Park in Thanh Hoa, Vietnam
The Muc River at the Ben En National Park in Thanh Hoa, Vietnam

Ben En National Park Tour – 2 Days

Visited places: Thanh Hoa
Tour Activity/Theme: Adventure, Budget, National Park, Ecotourism, Wildlife, Family, Ethnic village, Bucolic countryside, Off the beaten track

Tour to the Ben En National Park is an eco tour and soft adventure tour for you to experience the untouched nature of the Ben En National Park in Thanh Hoa, Vietnam. The trip is for 2 days, 1 night.

 The Ben En National Park is 45km southwest of Thanh Hoa, 210km southwest of Hanoi. The National Park is completely off the beaten track and thanks to the lack of mass tourism that the ecosystem of the national park is just untouched! There is a lake in the center which is 4,000 hectares and which is surrounded by a system of karst mountains and tropical rain forests. There are 21 islands on the lake that make the scenery is so capitvating!

On the tour, you’ll have a boat trip on the Muc River to adore the amazing nature of the Ben En National Park, have a walking tour of the Botanical Garden and a boat trip to visit a Thai community inhabiting in the National Park.

Day-to-day itinerary
Day1 Hanoi – Ben En National Park/Boat trip to Visit the Park and the Botanical Garden(L/D)
Day2 Boat Trip to visit a Thai Community/Ben En National Park – Hanoi (B/L)

The trip cost includes
English speaking guide as per itinerary;
Private transfers as per itinerary;
Boat trips on the Muc River as per itinerary;
Simple accommodation on twin-shared basis with daily breakfast;
Meals as indicated on the itinerary: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner;
All admission fees as per itinerary;

The trip cost doesn't include
Insurance of any types;
Drinks and other expenses of personal nature;
Others not clearly specified as included on the itinerary;

Detailed itinerary

Day1 Hanoi – Ben En National Park/Boat trip to Visit the Park and the Botanical Garden(L/D)
08:00 A.M Our team calls at the hotel and we’ll make our way into the peaceful countryside outside of Hanoi. Then we turn into Ho Chi Minh Road for the Ben En National Park in Thanh Hoa Province.

Arriving at Ben En National Park at mid day, check in and have time for refreshment.
Lunch at the national park.

In the afternoon, have a brief introduction to the ecosystem of the national park and get on a motorboat to adore the breathtaking nature of the national park. We’ll proceed to the Botanical Garden on one of the islands to learn more about the fauna and flora of the park. There are chances of observing water bird species.
Travel back to the national park’s headquarters in late afternoon and have free time.
Overnight at Ben En National Park.

Day2 Boat Trip to visit a Thai Community/Ben En National Park – Hanoi (B/L)
Breakfast at the guesthouse.
Have another boat trip to one of the Thai communities inhabiting in the national park. Learn about their lifestyle and have lunch at a local family living in a house on stilts.

After lunch, travel back back to the national park headquarters and join our car for the trip back to Hanoi. We’ll arrive back at your hotel in the city late in the afternoon or early evening.
We trust you had a good time getting lost in the wilderness of the Ben En National Park with AdventureGreen.