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Cat Ba National Park

Open Now: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
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“ngu lam peak”(9 reviews)
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All reviews frog pond ngu lam peak hard climb short hike lots of water takes about an hour money goes wear good shoes entrance fee nice hike well worth the effort viewing point sharp rocks take your time ferry terminal breathtaking views two hours
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are ready for trekking this tour is a must . A very nice walk through trees and nature , I saw huge plant leafs that I never saw before . The walk is not easy but not to hard too you need to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 40irvingp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We weren’t the most fit people, but we made it to the top with some struggle! We lost one in the group on the way up and we were definitely challenged but we made it to the top!! The view took my breath away.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank wattersadventure
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice short and easy trekking tour up to the viewpoint. Takes about an hour (one Way). A lot of tourists especially young loud backpackers who are not able to behave mindfully and enjoy the sound of nature in a respectful way. Recommendation: start trekking as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank edisonlebon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have for the first time seen a number of species that I did not know before. An interesting trip. I climbed the mountain and enjoyed the scenery below, all was covered by trees.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank aaronlhewitt
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Cat Ba National Park is a small park with a nature scene of trees, plants, and flowers. The flower valley is located right next to the park, and it is very small valley for pictures. Prepare for a 1Km hike from the bottom to the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pnpwiz
Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

The boatman took us through the islands to show us the unique rock structures and caves. We rowed through one of the larger caves and saw the duck caves so low only ducks could swim through. The islands comprise the National park and protected against...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank puchka
Reviewed November 30, 2018

The peaks take about 40 minutes to hike up to on easily marked trails and the views are truly stunning and worth the effort.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank theflyingcrab
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Only know some people called this place 'Jurassic Park' after trekking. This park is awesome and if you wanna experience the jungle walk then don't miss this place! Good shoes is a must and expect lots of walking, climbing and pass through the route with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank 288ericag
Reviewed November 5, 2018

We booked our hike through Cat Ba ventures. Our guide Tuan was extremely informative. We learned about the flora and fauna of the parl plus some history relating to the war. A good hike, go in the morning before it gets too hot. We are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jane M
Reviewed October 31, 2018

bought the tickets and with those tickets, I could go into the National Park and then go into Trung Trang cave. It took about 1 hour to go to the top then 1 hour to go back. Trung Trang cave was located in another place...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Ginnyleeinwonderland
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Abigail J
May 24, 2017|
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Response from Adam L | Reviewed this property |
Yeah I saw people on our ferry with motorbikes and scooters, I'm not sure how much it would cost or whether you need to get the ticket somewhere else
February 4, 2017|
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Response from Chloe B | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm desperately trying to find a contact address to complain too after seeing not only the condition of the park with the litter but the poor monkeys. Truly heartbreaking, all the email addresses I've come across... More
February 4, 2017|
Response from Adam L | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea but I heard they were saved from a worse place or are mentally damaged and a danger to others if let loose or in cages with other animals so I think it's the lesser of 2 evils