RUC MON CAVE 1 DAY ADVENTURE - 1.650.000 VND/ 71 USD
This trek is perfect for adventurers who looking for an authentic trekking experience and explore very big and magnificent Ruc Mon Cave in deep Phong Nha National Park- the caving capital of South East Asia.
Within a day, you will have a chance to fill with energy and challenge yourselves with perfect combination for a lot of outdoor activities such as jungle trekking, biodiversity exploring, stream crossing, caving and swimming so be prepared!
Ruc Mon Cave has two entrances and the one we will visit is home to a blue lagoon, where the turquoise water is inviting you to jump in. Discover the wonders of the cave and its creatures by swimming and wading through the crystal clear water. There will be some climbing and hiking, depending on the season.
“Amazing & unforgettable experience! Unbelievable hidden landscape in beautiful and isolated jungle!
How impressive and connecting with the nature the experience was. It was a challenging day but so worth it! 10/10!” Our customers said
You will get wet, get dirty and you’ll get brillant experience in lifetime. Be ready and enjoy our tour at the best.
Duration: 1 full day
Trek: 7km ( two ways)
Adventure Level: Moderate- Strenuous for physically active guests
Minimum Age: 10 years old
Departure: Daily join-in group (private tour on request)
Group size: 2-14 persons
Tour starts: 7:50 - 8: 10 AM from any local hotel in Phong Nha
Tour ends: 6:30-7:00 PM at any local hotel in Phong Nha
Tour price: 1.650.000 VND/72 USD /person
+ Sightseeing great view at Da Đeo mountain pass
+7 km jungle and mountain trekking, rocky terrain
+Visiting and know more about local life at Trung Hoa minority village
+ Three times river crossing and enjoy Ca Boi waterfall
+ Descending the ladder of 60m from dry cave to river cave
+2.5- 3km Caving
+1km swimming inside the cave
+ Physically active, familiar to outdoor activities and have basic trekking experience
+ Don’t afraid of height
+ Swimming skill
Phong Nha – Da Deo pass – Trung Hoa village - Ca Boi waterfall – Ruc Mon Cave (2nd
8:00 - 8:30 AM: Pick you up from your hotel in Phong Nha and transfer to our Headquarter to get
prepared some caving equipment
8:30 – 9:30 AM: Depart adventure Ruc Mon day by van and drive about 30km and stop at history Da
Deo Mountain to enjoy breathtaking mountain range and have a chance to know more about history
and national park presenting by our guide.
9:30 - 11:15 AM: Keep going and arrive at Yen Phu village and start your adventure journey with
walking across Trung Hoa minority village, peanut and buffalo fields. Then hiking through jungle, three
times river crossing to reach to breathtaking Ca Boi waterfall
11:15 – 12:00 PM: Keep trekking to reach the cave entrance where a delicious BBQ lunch will be
awaiting you (vegetarian or vegan is also available)
12:45 – 15:30 PM: After filling your belly with a full meal, let’s change clothes and get caving
equipment to prepare for the adventure ahead with 3 hours mountain climbing of 350m, caving and
swimming inside the cave.
Explore massive formations inside dry Ruc Mon part with two amazing cave floors and be ready to
descending to a 60m ladder to get to river part and immersed following underground cool water
around 500 – 1000 m to explore further part and go out of cave.
15:30 – 17:00 pm: Once back at the cave exit, let’s dry off and change your clothe, enjoy drinks and
fresh fruits and then heading back to the village.
15:00 – 16:30 pm: Say goodbye to the village, jump into the van and head back to Phong Nha.
- Adventure local English- speaking tour guide and porter support team
- Pick up and drop off at any local hotel in Phong Nha
(Out of Phong Nha, please pre-arrange with our adventure Sales team)
- Entrance fee to National Park
- Caving and safety equipment: caving helmet, headlight, life jacket, gloves, local sandals,
- Local BBQ lunch and water, snack…
- First aid kit (application by guides and porters only)
- Secure storage at our headquarter for guest’s luggage you need
- Shared dry box for phones and small cameras
- All prices include of government value added tax
You will need:
- Swim suit
- Clothes you don’t mind getting dirty(long sleeved and quick dry preferably)
- Change of clothes for after the tour
- Shoes for outside the cave
- Personal items: Mosquito repellent, sunscreen, sunglasses, hat, jacket
- Unexpected change an itinerary might happen due to weather condition
- Please check all information and be fully aware of detailed itinerary with detailed adventure,
fitness level required to ensure of what are you looking for to enjoy at the best
- Do not to bring jewelry and other valuable accessories