Central Higland Vietnam’s Bird Watching Grand Tour – 9Days/ 8Nights

Tour Code: IGT-BIRD-03

Duration: 9Days/ 8Nights

Price: Request

Purpose: Birders who love to cover the picture of bird in central part of Vietnam would be satisfied.

Destination: Ho Chi Minh City – Dalat – Yok Don – Mang Den – Lo Xo – Bach Ma – Hue – Ho Chi Minh City departure

Central Higland Vietnam s Bird Watching Grand Tour - 9Days/ 8Nights


Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City Arrival {D}

Arrival in Tan Son Nhat airport and transfer for hotel. If early arrival, afternoon can be arranged for a tour to Cu Chi Tunnel.

Welcome dinner, free to visit and overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City – Dalat {B/L/D}

Breakfast, transfer to Dalat plateau city before enjoying the birding in Nui San Pass with  including Blue and Rusty-naped Pittas, Spotted Forktail, White-cheeked, Black-hooded and Orange-breasted Laughing-Thrushes, Vietnamese Cutia and “Black-headed” Parrotbill, a probable split from the more widespread Grey-headed.

Overnight in Dam San Pass.

Day 3: Dalat {B/L/D}

Breakfast, back to Dalat city and enjoy the Lang Bian Plateau with waterfalls and native pine woodland, beside Collared Laughing-Thrush, as well as Yellow-billed Nuthatch and the Vietnamese forms of  Cutia, Rufous-winged (Black-crowned) Fulvetta and Black-throated (Grey-crowned) Tit.

Overnight in Dalat.

Day 4: Dalat {B/L/D}

Breakfast, explore Ta Nung valley with re-discovered Grey-crowned Crocias, Black-hooded and Orange-breasted Laughingthrushes and Vietnamese Greenfinch are also possible.

Overnight in Dalat.

Day 5: Dalat – Yok Don National Park {B/L/D}

Breakfast, depart to Buon Me Thuot city at Lak lake for looking for waterbirds and wintering warblers before reaching Ban Don Tourism area. Here, main highlight is Mekong Wagtail, but could be caught by Black-headed Woodpecker, Collared Falconet, Chestnut-bellied Nuthatch are among the specialities.

Overnight in Yok Don

Day 6: YokDon National Park {B/L/D}

Breakfast, fully day birding in Yok Don National Park with the main target Grey-shanked Duoc Langur and Chestnut-eared Laughing-Thrush, other fine range of Indochinese birds like Black-hooded Laughingthrus, Pale-capped Pigeon, the endemic Ratchet-tailed Treepie and we have another chance for Yellow-billed Nuthatch.

Overnight in Yok Don.

Day 7: Yok Don – Bach Ma National Park {B/L/D}

Breakfast, transfer to Bach Ma. Afternoon birding in Lo Xo Pass with Ratchet-tailed Treepie and a healthy population of Crested Argus Pheasants.

Overnight in Hue.

Day 8: Bach Ma – Hue {B/L/D}

Breakfast, explore the mid ranges of Bach ma with Annam Partridge, or luckier Northern White-cheeked Gibbon.

Back to Hue airport for transfer to Ho Chi Minh city.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.

Day 9: Ho Chi Minh city departure {B}

Breakfast, free leisure before departure flight.


Central Higland Vietnam s Bird Watching Grand Tour - 9Days/ 8Nights    Central Higland Vietnam s Bird Watching Grand Tour - 9Days/ 8Nights    Central Higland Vietnam s Bird Watching Grand Tour - 9Days/ 8Nights


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