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Phong Nha Botanic Garden

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Son Trach Commune, Bo Trach District, Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park 51000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are a family with a 12&10 year old. Perfect 3 hour trek which took us about 2.5 hours but we didn’t swim at the watering hole / waterfall. It was about 37°c so we had to stop for a few rests. We have trekked...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Cccazza
Reviewed July 20, 2019 via mobile

We visited here after being pretty disappointed with the paradise cave. It was around a 20 minute motorbike ride from the main town area. It was only a 40K entrance fee and 4K to park the motorbike. There are a few options for the routes,...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank wcb776
Reviewed July 6, 2019

What we prefered is actually driving the scooter through the forrest on the way in then out of the garden. Beautiful scenery. It is not a garden but a jungle you can take a walk through. They say the short walk is 1,5 hours and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Adrien-backpack
Reviewed June 11, 2019

Beside the low entrance price, this place is worth a visit because it is run by the national park rangers that protect the park. It has 4-5 great trails for hiking, my favorite is the one that take you down to the waterfall. The food...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 24, 2019 via mobile

The botanic gardens are well worth a visit. There are 2 loop routes, we took route 2 as route 1 can only be taken with a guide. Directions and signage around the loop were confusing. We met a few other people hiking who were also...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Factsnotfiction62
Reviewed May 2, 2019

It costs 40k, plus 5k (motorbike parking) to visit the botanic garden. You can choose from 3 'hikes' or walks. Theres a long, medium and short route. You can visit a swimming hole, waterfall etc. There are monkeys in an enclosure at the start which...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Eleanor M
Reviewed April 30, 2019

Not a botanic garden as such but a pleasant walk through the jungle to a waterfall. The 40 min walk took us about 15 minutes with kids and most people seem to do the 3 hour walk in less than half that so we regretted...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Wellywaderer
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

We were running out of time and so only made a quick stop at the Botanic Gardens. We took a quick walk to the waterfall but you can go swimming at it and there's also a swimming hole. There are also some animals and other...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank paulmS2599AO
Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

The botanic garden is an amazing jungle area with some partially paved walking paths. Not for those who have trouble walking, obviously. We went for the 3 hour route and spent about 2 hours completing it, enjoying the water well, amaaaazing view point and stunning...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank WillemvZ
Reviewed March 15, 2019

Small trek for some nice scenery and a chill session at a waterfall. If you're cruising the park, its certainly worth the 40k dong for entry.

Date of experience: March 2019
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