Ma Da and Abandoned Valleys 2 days 1 night is a great well rounded tour. It’s kind of a new mix and also one of the most affordable. This tour represents a great opportunity to experience authentic Vietnam whilst working with the local porters, supporting employment for local people, under the guidance of an internationally qualified local tour guide. Don’t miss it!
Ma Da valley & Abandoned Valley locate in a remote area of the world heritage Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park. The Ma Da Valley was opened to tourism in August 2016. And both are traversed by part of the famous Ho Chi Minh trail.
Ma Da and Abandoned Valleys 2 days 1 night tour requires a total of 20km of primary jungle hiking on a small trail to explore the untouched jungle, swim in the crystal lake of Ma Da, enjoy jungle BBQ prepared by our local team, and swim into Tra Ang cave, explore the other end of the now famous Dark cave, and swim into hang E crystal river cave.
The Ma Da Valley combined with the Abandoned Valley makes a great 2 day tour, seeing 3 caves and camping in the jungle in a tent or hammock in the world heritage Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park. Enjoy to the jungle life!
* Activities: 20 km of jungle hiking, Swim in Ma Da crystal lake, Jungle BBQ, Swim into Tra Ang cave, Jungle side of Dark cave, Hang E cave.
* Adventure level: High – fitness for the challenging terrain of the 20km hike, 600m of swimming in Tra Ang cave, 300 of swimming in hang E cave, explore Dark cave with rock climb. Not suitable for children under 15 years of age and people has been diagnosed with high blood pressure.
– Gear provided: Vietnamese soldier trekking boots if required (we suggest bringing your trekking shoes just in case our boots don’t suit you), headlight, helmet, gloves, and life jacket.
– Gear to bring: Long trousers and long sleeved shirt, Walking shoes or hiking shoes, Sunglasses, sunscreen, hat and insect repellent, Swimwear and a travel towel or Sarong, Dry cloth to change at campsite, flip-flops.
* Detailed time plan:
– First day:
– Second day:
Note: If your hotel in Dong Hoi city, surcharge is 30 usd.