Cat Tien National Park – Saigon Escape For Wildlife & Nature

Cat tien national park, major site in Vietnam for scientists studying about the flora and fauna of the Vietnam forest ecosystem. Hai Sontra

Jungle cycling in Cattien, an adventourous and challenging excursion for nature lover. Hai Sontra

Jungle cycling in Cattien, an adventourous and challenging excursion for nature lover. Hai Sontra

Bau Sau, Cattien National Park.  Search Go Home Increase font size resetFont font size Decrease font size Cat Tien National Park - the amazing jungle in the South of Vietnam Coming to Cat Tien, visitors see themselves in a quiet world of immense mountains and forests, where they can discover the primeval and enchanting beauty of forest orchids or listen to the footsteps of nocturnal animals... full of emotion! Whoever enjoys discovery... come to the forest. From the Ta Lai crossroads in Tan Phu District, Dong Nai, visitors can come to Cat Tien National Park, which is approximately 24 km away.  Separating the Cat Tien National Park and life outside is the Dong Nai river, bending around 73 thousand hectares of natural forest across three provinces of Lam Dong, Binh Phuoc and Dong Nai. The rich and diverse flora and fauna has made Nam Cat Tien a picturesque land with natural and wild beauty. This is a splendid eco-tourism site! Mr Nguyen Dinh Quoc Viet, Deputy Director of the Center for Ecotourism and Environmental Education - Cat Tien National Park - Dong Nai, said: "Currently, the Center has been exploring tours at the Cat Tien National Park such as: night animal watching, bird watching and crocodile watching in the Bau Sau. These have created excitement for tourists who visit and explore the beauty of the forest ". What is thrilling about these tours is the anticipation of seeing the wild animals in their natural habitat. In the untouched forest, sunk in darkness, the Center's specialized vehicles will transport visitors to a green pasture, wet in dew. From 8 pm to 9 pm tourists can relax while searching to see wild boars chasing each other in the night, or stags and deer grazing freely around ...   There are many rare animals in Cat Tien National Park  Visitors can see crocodiles in the Bau Sau. During the rainy season, the pond has an area of 2000 ha, while in the dry season, it is only 200 ha of wetland

Bau Sau, Cattien National Park. During the rainy season, the pond has an area of 2000 ha. In the dry season, it is a water site for birds and wild life. TIme and place to see the wild life. Hai Sontra

 Nocturne Jeep Tour in Cattien, Photo. Thomas, Germany

Nocturne Jeep Tour in Cattien, Photo. Thomas, Germany

Exploring the mysterious forests is emotionally moving for tourists who look for a passionate experience with the forest. the 400-year-old Tung tree (Tetrameles nudiflora), with a circumference so large that it can be embraced by 20 people holding hands. Photo. Thomas, Germany

Exploring the mysterious forests is emotionally moving for tourists who look for a passionate experience with the forest. the 400-year-old Tung tree (Tetrameles nudiflora), with a circumference so large that it can be embraced by 20 people holding hands. Photo. Thomas, Germany

Nam Cat Tien National Park –  Saigon Escape For Wildlife & Nature

– An artical to remember a time for nature, wild life, jungle leech and friends who have the same genuine care and love.
Thanks to Thomas Boeing with some great photos  and his love for Vietnam

Thomas Boeing
Germany
https://www.facebook.com/thomas.boenig

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150 kilometers North – west of Ho Chi Minh City, it was heavily sprayed with defoliants during the Vietnam War but the large older trees survived, smaller plants recovered and the wildlife made a comeback.

Cat Tien National Park’s Wild life
The most popular park with bird watchers due to the astounding variety of birdlife: it boasts 348 species of birds, 439 species of butterfly and over 100 mammals including wild cats, deer, elephants, monkeys .

Canoes trip to Ta Lai Village, Bau Sau trek, Nocturne Jeep Tour, overnight at Forest Floor  … are highlights of Cat Tien Park.

Enjoy the nature and jungle leeches during the rainy season!

Contact.
Cattien National Park
Educational and Tourist Information Center
Tan Phu, Dong Nai, Vietnam
Tel: (84-61) 3669 228 – Fax: (84-61) 3669 159 –
Email: cattien_nationalpark@yahoo.com

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