Nam Cat Tien National Park – Saigon Escape For Wildlife & Nature
– An artical to remember a time for nature, wild life, jungle leech and friends who have the same genuine care and love.
Thanks to Thomas Boeing with some great photos and his love for Vietnam
150 kilometers North – west of Ho Chi Minh City, it was heavily sprayed with defoliants during the Vietnam War but the large older trees survived, smaller plants recovered and the wildlife made a comeback.
Cat Tien National Park’s Wild life
The most popular park with bird watchers due to the astounding variety of birdlife: it boasts 348 species of birds, 439 species of butterfly and over 100 mammals including wild cats, deer, elephants, monkeys .
Canoes trip to Ta Lai Village, Bau Sau trek, Nocturne Jeep Tour, overnight at Forest Floor … are highlights of Cat Tien Park.
Enjoy the nature and jungle leeches during the rainy season!
Cattien National Park
Educational and Tourist Information Center
Tan Phu, Dong Nai, Vietnam
Tel: (84-61) 3669 228 – Fax: (84-61) 3669 159 –