Jungle Boogie Trekking From Dalat
Jungle Boogie - Trekking and hiking from Da Lat to Tuyen Lam Lake and Chicken Village
- 13 km moderate trek through jungle, flower and vegetable farms, visit minority Chicken Village
- Pick up and transfer in city
- Picnic lunch
- Professional and licensed guides
Your adventure will be partially spent in the deepest jungle of Vietnam. Walk quietly through the vines and foliage and you might spot some of Dalat’s famous birds or a troop of monkeys that we’ve seen and heard in the area.
After a visit to this area, you will see firsthand how varied and wonderful the flora and fauna of Vietnam are: from pine forests to jungle to meadow in just one day!
This one day trip starts to the South of Dalat City. We drive along picturesque scenic roads to the end site of Tuyen Lam Lake. The ride along the bank of the lake to the far the southern end to get to the trail head, where there is more of a broad leaf evergreen ecology and less pine forest.
The trek starts through pine forest and moves gradually uphill through a small meadow before crossing some streams and heading up into the thicker jungle canopy.
Dalat is known as the vegetable garden of Vietnam and lunch offers you a chance to try some of the areas tasty produce. After lunch the trail goes downhill gradually along a valley and the jungle canopy starts to thin out before we come to a clearing where the jungle ends. This flat section leads us down toward the valley below which is dotted with small farms growing vegetables and flowers. Numerous rice paddies also cover the valley below.
Soon you will notice a dramatic change in scenery to thick jungle.Walk the rolling hills among the vines, broad-leaf trees and enjoy the cool jungle breeze. If you’re lucky, you may see a wild orchid in bloom or a troop of monkeys.
The trail is flat through the most beautiful jungle in Dalat. A stop for lunch spot where the views of the biggest tree is fantastic and a picnic lunch will be served at site. Dalat is known as the vegetable garden of Vietnam and lunch offers you a chance to try some of the areas tasty produce.
After lunch the trail goes downhill gradually along a ridgeline and the jungle canopy starts to cool down with the nice and fresh of fern trees area. We will cross a small stream and up to another hill with an hour to the thin jungle before coming to a clearing where the jungle ends. This flat section leads us down toward the valley below which is dotted with huge farms growing vegetables and flowers.
This trip can also be done the other way around, depending on the season. The trail lead to the end of Tuyen Lam Lake, then to Razorback trail and finishes at Bao Dai Waterfall where our vehicle meets us to transport back to Dalat.
|At a Glance||Overview|
|Depart From:||109 Nguyen Van Troi Street, Or We Will Pick You Up At Your Hotel|
|End At:||109 Nguyen Van Troi Street, or we will drop you off at your hotel|
|Start Time:||8:30 am|
|Finish Time:||Between 3:00 pm and 4:00 pm|
|Activities:||Hiking - Trekking - Chicken Village - Tuyen Lam Lake - Swimming (If Desired)|
|Adventure Grade:||8 - Medium|
|Transportation:||Van or car to trail head, depending on group size|
|Meals:||Fruit snack, purified drinking water, picnic lunch. Please note one day in advance if you have special dietary requirements|
|What to Bring:||Hat, sunscreen, repellent, swimsuit (if desired), camera, comfortable walking shoes. Sandals are not recommended|
|What's Included:||English speaking guide, all necessary forest and tourist permits, first aid kit, meal and transport as listed above|
|What's Not:||Personal major medical including evacuation insurance coverage is recommended.|