Trek a day round trip, it's THE orchids trek :
7:30 Departure from Vientiane to your hotel. We arrive at the village of Ban hatkhay to 9:30 or 2 local guides will wait after preparing the picnic.
We will be traveling to vehicle to Say Pha through the path that leads to the rice fields before arriving in the park.
The trek will start at orchid Pha Say with his views on an impressive throat than 40m high and thick jungle.
We move on small trails and discover shade different forest types: semi-deciduous jungles, bamboo , accompanied by two guides and an expert on orchids.
Do not be surprised by abundance of orchids in some places, all the rocks are covered!
Some biotopes are extraordinary. We will also have the opportunity to learn many things on medicinal plants and other plant families such as: Cane, the Gingers, the Dypterocarpes ...
The picnic will be in the bed of a dry river any part of the year. The afternoon will end with a swim at the waterfall of Tad Say before returning to the village. Back in Vientiane expected around 18h. Features:
- time steps : approximately 4/5 hours
- Transport : Ford Everest or mini van
- Meals : breakfast, lunch.
- Guides : 2 local guides
- Information : a guide expert in orchids (French & English)
- Equipment : walking shoes, change of clothes for swimming.
Note: Please note that orchids are very rare plants in a natural park! Do not pick flowers you find. Just be happy to observe them in their natural environment and not your hand. Taking pictures is allowed ... Thank you for your understanding.