Opened in March 2017, this exclusive one-day Jungle Boss tour takes you on a short trek to Elephant Cave. Explore the unique formations before heading to Ma Da Valley for a relaxing swim in the crystal clear water and noshing on a scrumptious Jungle BBQ lunch. Continue hiking through the verdant forest and along the picturesque Tra Ang River to conquer the 600m of Tra Ang river cave by swimming in the darkness under the guidance of our professional tour guides and caving gears.
Swim: 600m Tra-Ang & Crystal Lake (optional)
Fitness Level: moderate
7:30am – 8:00am Daily
This exclusive Jungle Boss trekking tour will take you to a short trek to the Elephant Cave. Explore 300m of its depths marveling at the beauty of the unique formations inside the cave. Then carry on the beautiful Ma-Da valley. Dive into the crystal blue waters of Ma-Da lake, have a delicious BBQ lunch prepared by our porters, and then complete a 600m swim completely within Tra Ang cave. The tour is a bit more challenging at the first section involving climbing over the rocks and navigating your way up the mountain to reach the Elephant cave.
8:00 – Pick up at the hotel and transfer to our base (Jungle Boss Homestay).
8:30 – Team meeting to plan the trip, clarify rules and regulations in the National Park.
8:45 – Depart for Elephant Cave by van
10.00 – Arrive at the trek departure point and start trekking through the jungle to the Elephant cave
10:00 – 11:00 Explore the Elephant cave
12:00 – Reach to Ma Da Lake- swim into Ma Da crystal lake.
12:45 – Enjoy BBQ lunch
14:00 – Start trekking to Tra Ang Cave.
15:00 – Arrive at Tra Ang Cave.
15:45 – Swim into Tra Ang Cave to explore 600m Tra Ang Cave
16:30 – Start trekking to be back Ho Chi Minh road.
17:00 – Arrive at Ho Chi Minh road, enjoy cold drink on the road.
17:30 – Drive back Phong Nha and your hotels in Phong Nha. Tour end.