Vietnam Central Highlands Escapade

Go on a nature break to Lak Lake situated in the Central Highlands of Vietnam. This is the perfect base to explore natural landscapes, discover traditional villages, trek to explore hidden waterfalls,
Learn about M’Nong culture and lifestyle. Many opportunities for boating, fishing, biking or experiment with a hands-on handicraft experience.

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  • Escape to nature of Lak Lake Go on a three day camping experience among the beautiful natural surroundings of Lak Lake.
  • Discover M’Nong ethnic villages Take a guided tour and discover the lifestyle and culture of the M’Nong ethnic villages.
  • Trek to discover a hidden waterfall Short trek in Chu Yang Sin National Park before taking a relaxing dip in a waterfall.
Vietnam Central Highlands Escapade at a glance
  • Day 1: Arrival at Buon Me Thuot Airport and transfer to Lak Lake. Village Tour
  • Day 2: Soft trek to a waterfall for a swim
  • Day 3: Early morning sunrise boat ride and departure
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Day 1: Arrival at Buon Me Thuot Airport and transfer to Lak Lake

Arrive at Buon Me Thuot Airport and be met and transferred by car and boat for approx. 1.5 hrs to the Lak Tented Camp.  Take a guided village tour to explore M’Nong ethnic villages (Nau, M’Lieng) around Lak, its lifestyle and typical culture. (3 hours of cultural sightseeing, join-in).

In the evening, enjoy a Gong performance followed by dinner.

Overnight at Lak Tented Camp

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Day 2: Soft trek to a waterfall for a swim

After breakfast, transfer to Yangtao village located on the foot of Chu Yang Sin National Park. Take a short trek (4km, approx. 1 hour) to the hidden waterfall, enjoy the jungle canopy, and swim at the fresh natural pool. Enjoy a picnic lunch by the waterfall. (Please note: This is a join-in tour that will take approx. 6-7 hours.)

This afternoon, explore a bio-farm followed by a cooking demonstration.

 

Dinner overnight at Lak Tented Camp

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Day 3: Boat ride and departure

Take a short boat ride on picturesque Lak Lake and enjoy an early sunrise, watch fishermen cruise gently over the waters and observe how the village life awakens to the colours of dawn.

Breakfast at the hotel then check-out.

Note: All tours and activities in the program are shared basis.

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Central Highlands, Vietnam
LAK Tented Camp

Sitting on a prime hill overlooking the picturesque LAK Lake, LAK Tented Camp offers a good base to explore this culturally rich and naturally beautiful region. Stretching over 4.8ha, the property features 15 Lakeview Tented Lodges, 4 Lakefront Wooden Bungalows and Y LAK Restaurant, a tastefully restored M’Nong long house with indoor dining hall, bar connected with 2 waterside terraces for alfresco dining.

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