Cuc Phuong National Park covers an area of 25,000ha, contiguous to Ninh Binh, Hoa Binh and Thanh Hoa province. As a friendly environment destination, on the weekends, the forest welcomes a large number of tourists to rest, visit and explore nature. Adults also often take their children to travel on the weekend to learn the way to distinguish species of plants and interesting insects.
Best time to visit Cuc Phuong Natinal Park
The most comprehensive time to visit Cuc Phuong National Park is from December to April when the rainy season is over. Because at that time, you will not encounter “beasts” like mosquitoes and squirrels. Cuc Phuong primitive forest is far about 120km from Hanoi, this place gathers many thousand-year-old ancient trees, rare and valuable animals and limestone mountains to create a vast and attractive forest.
If you have a lot of time, you should go for on the weekends, otherwise, you can visit about 1.5 days, spend the night in the forest and leave on the next afternoon. The cost of a trip to Cuc Phuong National park on the weekend is between 500 and 1 million per person, depending on your transportation options and accommodation selections.
From Hanoi, you can choose to ride a motorbike or a passenger car, but it is best to go by private car. Because it is not only be comfortable in the forest but it also ensure safety when accompanied by children. The road is very beautiful, passing through the jungle and rice paddies.
From the forest entrance to the middle of the forest is about 20 km, the road through the forest through the trees. If you come to Cuc Phuong in the afternoon, you will be able to see the sunlight that has faded to the sleazy mist. You can listens to the wailing birds calling each other on the nest, the insects croaking in the green grass.
Rest and entertain destination
Overnight in the forest, you will be completely relaxed with the old forest air smelling the dampness of the soil, the throne of grass, the smell of wood and mist. In the early morning, the forest awakened the guest with the song of the bird. It is very interesting.
Cuc Phuong National Park has three areas of accommodation, dining and entertainment: Garden Gate, Lake area and Center area. Depending on your needs, you can choose the suitable accommodation for yourself.
There are many ways to have fun with the children in the forest. You can take part in Cuc Phuong exploring tour in order to research about Cuc Phuong eco-tourism. You can teach your children about learning about nature, giving them small things about the world of living things such as insects, plants and wild flowers. And a small party in the green space will make the children enjoy and remember forever.
Cuc Phuong also has many attractions such as ancient cave, rare and valuable animals museum, Cuc Phuong botanical gardens, Cuc Phuong primates rescue center, ancient trees, Muong village, , Yen Quang Lake – Pho Ma Cave … You may be booking a tour with the management board if you want to explore these destinations.
Firstly, you should wear sweaters and raincoats to avoid cold and mist because the weather in the jungle at night and in the early morning is usually cold.
Secondly, you should visit Cuc Phuong is the sunny days, when the rainy season passes, the forest will be less squeezed and mosquitoes.
Next, there are many insects in the forest, so if you have young children, you should prepare the lotion.
Finally, Food in the forest is not rich, you should prepare enough food for 1.5 days, especially with a trip with young children.