Cuc phuong national park

Hiking at cuc phuong national park

Cuc Phuong national park is on a large scale nowadays, it is very attractive and magnificent khổng lồ attract tourist in and out of Vietnam for their discovery. The park expresses great values in science, economics, aesthetics và humanity.

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Besides, it is also a connection between ancient time and modern life, among culture, science and tourist, between Vietnam và the world. This place is worth being visited in Ninh Binh if you lượt thích either exploring và adventurous trip or making the trek out there to lớn see the impressive rainforest, and the Endangered Primates Rescue Center.

Table of Contents

1 Where is Cuc Phuong National Park?2 Cuc Phuong National Park Tour2.3 How khổng lồ Get to lớn Cuc Phuong Fom Hanoi

Where is Cuc Phuong National Park?

Cuc Phuong national park was established on 7th of July in 1962. Total acreage is 22.200 hectares

Cuc Phuong national park has a part of Ninh Binh, Thanh Hoa và Hoa Binh province & it is far from Hanoi about 100km. Cuc Phuong National Park is located about 45 kilometers north of Ninh Binh. In which2/3 of Cuc Phuong national park belongs to lớn Ninh Binh province.

Address in Ninh Binh: Nho quan liêu district

The first national park in Viet Nam

The important roles of Cuc Phuong national park Viet Nam:This is the first national park of Viet NamIt is compared as a large museum for nature preservation, a botanical garden, a rare và precious zoo in Viet Nam and in over the worldBeing a giant laboratory used by nature & human being, many scientists from Viet Nam & other countries in the world have come to Cuc Phuong national park to vị their important researches on various flora and fauna.

Special features of Cuc Phuong national park

Precious botanies

A Thousand Year Old Tree

Cuc Phuong national park includes mountains and stone mountains which occupy 3/ 4 of forest area. This is also a huge botanical garden because it covers about 1,983 high plants & precious trees in which there are 37 species put in red menu of threatened species in Vietnam.

Besides, there are plenty of trees with their freak & unique shapes và way of living. Some oftrees originated from ten millions of years ago. Especially Cuc Phuong National Park is a tropical forest which still kept a significant area of primary forest and save many freak kinds of flowers and fruits

 National park animals

Special Animals in Cuc Phuong

This national park is not only rich about plants but it is also very popular for animals. The Cuc Phuong “zoo” has more than 450 types of vertebrates, in which there are about 89 kinds or animals, 307 types of birds, 110 kinds of reptiles, 65 types of fishes và 2000 kinds of insects.

Monkeys in Cuc Phuong National Park
Special Animals in Cuc Phuong National Park

National Park with the special

Especially you can catch many butterflies covering crowdedly around the park. A world of butterflies with sparkling and magical colors gathers in the park most actively in April and May.

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A world of Butter Flies

In the national park, there are also some caves with interesting names such as: Vui Xuan cave (a bit referring to excitement in the spring), Trang Khuyet cave (waning moon)… Each cave looks like a palatial palace with beautiful stalactites.

A special cave named “Dong Nguoi Xua” (cave of prehistoric man) is just about 30 meter squares in acreage. Archaeologists found 3 ancient tombs lying deeply under the ground 0.40 meter and 1.4 meter và they asserted that primitive men lived here in Ninh Binh far from us today about 7000 to lớn 12.500 years.
Cave of Prehistoric Man

Cuc Phuong National Park Tour

The best time khổng lồ visit Cuc Phuong is from December to lớn April when the weather is cool and the rain forest goes through. Vị not travel on rainy days because of the wet weather producing many mosquitoes

Cycling around the park

Here below are some main activities at Cuc Phuong national park for tourists:

Cuc Phuong National Park trekkingParticipatory ecotourismSee wildlife at nightBird watchingCycling in the forestWatch for reptiles, amphibians & insectsVisit biodiversity sitesEthnic entertainment programKayaking
Cuc Phuong National Park và Trekking

How about Cuc phuong national park 1 day tour? This is one of the most popular options for busy travelers. Join in 1 day in Cuc Phuong National Park with us khổng lồ visit Endangered Primate Rescue Centre, visit Turtle Conservation program and botanical garden, mountainous trekking or trekking over flat paths.

Cuc Phuong National Park Map

Cuc Phuong National Park is located in Ninh Binh Province, 120 kilometers from Hanoi to lớn the Southwest, 45 kilometers from Ninh Binh thành phố to the Northwest. If you would like to start from Hanoi, you can buy a local bus ticket at Giap Bus Station, the cost is roundly 90.000VND. Here is a maps from Giap Bat Station directly to the National Park

Entrance Fee Ticket

Tourists can buy the ticket at reception. The entrance fee khổng lồ the park is 50.000 VND và 60.000 VND if you want to visit The Endangered Primate Rescue Centre.

How khổng lồ Get to Cuc Phuong Fom Hanoi

Located in northern Viet phái mạnh . There are 2 ways lớn start explore your trip to Cuc Phuong National Park. Firstly, Start from Hanoi city directly going to lớn the park. Another way, from Ninh Binh thành phố by local bus or xe taxi is the most convenient way for you especially for international travelers.

By bus

Going by bus is an economical choice because the ticket is really cheap. You just need khổng lồ make a phone điện thoại tư vấn to the bus agency & arrange the schedule. You must remember that the price of a bus ticket varies according lớn the type of bus you choose. A lot of bus agency do pick-up service so it will be convenient for the tourists who are not familiar with Hanoi roads. Or you can come to Giat Bat Station to get ticket from here lớn the National Park

By Private car or Private Tour

If you planning lớn hire a private car, make sure you choose a reliable và trustworthy agency. Private oto is expensive but it is really comfortable và you can have your own space (no need khổng lồ worry about getting crammed on a bus). Furthermore, if you go in a large group, a private oto will definitely better for you.

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By Train

If you go by train, you can get the ticket at the station & online at the official site. The train is quite comfortable, it is an interesting experience and you can get a bit of sightseeing along the journey. After you arrive Ninh Binh train station, you need khổng lồ take taxi or local bus from here to cuc phuong park

Cuc phuong national park Tripadvisor

Here are some excellent reviews for the national park Ninh Binh on Tripadvisor:

“The interesting part of this national park was that we got khổng lồ ride our motorbikes inside of the park! Some other nice things to see were the caves (there were a few) as well as the 1000 year old tree! So cool!”

“Located about 70km from Tam Coc this park offers stunning scenery và an insight into rehabilitating wildlife, mainly monkeys. Guides can be engaged at the parks entrance & are recommended to get the full appreciation of this park. Sturdy hiking shoes are strongly recommended. Birds and beautiful butterflies can be seen along the way. Very peaceful and relaxing outing.”

“We chose this place in order khổng lồ have a trip without noise & crowds. My childrens love khổng lồ went to lớn the Turtle & Primate Rescue Centre.”

Tips for Accommodation

Upon arriving in Ninh Binh, you settle into one of the many hotels in the area before starting their journey into the countryside.

You can choose some luxury homestays, hotels or resort near by such as: Hoa Lu shack homestay from us $100, Emeralda Resort NinhBinh from US $187, Ninh Binh family homestay from US $55Or standard accommodations near national park: Lang Khanh khách sạn from US $14, Tam Coc homestay from US $6, Tam Coc backpacker hostel from US $7